For the last 7 years, ZSI has been running an accelerator program focused on women-founded tech startups called ZSI empoWer.On Feb 16, 2023, ZSI hosted the India Grand Finale of the 7th edition of the ZSI empoWer Program, at the iconic International Convention Hall, BSE (erstwhile) Bombay Stock Exchange, Dalal Street, Mumbai.

Over the last 7 years, this has become a marquee event that celebrates Women Start-Ups in Tech. This power-packed event (by invitation only) had an impressive line-up of speakers, jury members and panelists and was attended by representatives of Investors, Indian Corporates, the start-up ecosystem stakeholders as well as women entrepreneurs.

Peer Networking

A platform to interact with like-minded peers and build a network of fellow entrepreneurs

Industry Connect

Interact one to one with major corporate CIOs/ CXOs to explore business development opportunities


Workshops, Sessions, Case Studies and One on One Mentoring by subject matter experts

Funding Access

Seed funds, investor connects, access to other value added resources & professional services to scale up faster

Industry Sponsor

Sponsor Partners

Our Journey so far


Applications Receiveds


Startups in the Portfolio



88.5 Crores

Crores raised

4.29 Crores

Crores takeaways disbursed