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IWI Business Networking provides an opportunity for professional international women having their business and/or work place in Istanbul to network with colleagues, exchange business ideas and share knowledge. 

We are here to establish a mutually beneficial relationship, and inspire and motivate each other to grow our business skills while having fun. We are happy to assist you in growing your business by providing support through our professional workshops, networking events, and social media channels.

We offer to choose from two possible membership options:

  • Business Owner Membership for business owners or self employed enterpreuners, which includes the benefits of advertising of your products or services within IWI and being published in the IWI Business Networking directory, and
  • Business Professional Membership for professional women employed and business owners, who do not have a need to advertise their goods or services, where you can benefit from netwoking and participating in IWI organised events.



    • The opportunity to network with other IWI Business Members on a regular basis via regular monthly meetings and online group chat

    • Free admission to IWI Business Networking sessions

    • Free admission to IWI Business Networking Workshops

    • Opportunity to Mentor Next Gen Members

    • At least one workshop a year to present your products or services to the IWI community, according to IWI rules and standards *

    • Discounts for stalls at IWI festivals *

    • 2 free advertisements in IWI Lifestyle Magazine *

    • 2 free advertisements in IWI social media per year * **

    • Listing your business profile in the Business Networking directory on the IWI website and IWI Lifestyle Magazine *

    • ALL Classic membership benefits

    * Business Owner Membership Only

    Advertising benefits are valid from October, 2023 to September, 2024 and do not roll over to another period in case they are not used

    ** Members are responsible for creating their own ads, including visuals and content. Each social media post MUST be different from previous one and contain useful information with your logo, and business account tag(s). We recommend one infomercial post a year


    • Female entrepreneurship
    • Running small businesses in/from Turkey
    • Turkish business environment
    • Social media marketing
    • Growing your business
    • Communication skills
    • Marketing tips
    • Social media management
    • Work/life balance
    • Children and career
    • …. and so much more

    Upcoming events

      • 29 Feb 2024
      • 10:30 - 15:00
      • Kara Lounge
      • 16

       Boost Your Business, Elevate Your Life

      face to face workshop

      provided by AFTUCO, Africa-Turkey Expert Consulting

      Thursday, February 29, 2024; 10:30 - 15:00

      Location: Kara Lounge 

      IWI Business Networking Workshop (open to all IWI members)

      Free to Business Networking members & NextGen 

      Other members & guest are welcomed to attend for a donation to IWI.  


       Female Leaders join this Seminar presented by A F T U C O, Africa - Turkey Expert Consulting  

      Boost Your Business, Elevate Your Life

      Join us for a day of empowerment, learning, and networking! Reserve your spot now and take the next step in elevating your business and life.

      *FREE for IWI Business Networking, Professional Networking & NextGen members* 

      Classic members, Honorary members & guest are welcome to join for donation to IWI (Members: 200tl / Guest: 400tl)

      There will be a break for lunch 12:15 - 13:30 (participates must pay for what they order/consume plus 10% Tip) 

      Have more Questions? Contact the Business Networking Team

      • 14 Mar 2024
      • 11:00 - 12:00
      • Teams
      • 19

      Pinterest Marketing: IWI ONLINE Business Networking workshop

      When: Thursday, March 14, 2024 at 11:00 a.m

      Join on your computer, mobile app or room device

      Click here to join the meeting

      Download Teams | Join on the web

      • 19 Mar 2024
      • 10:30 - 13:00

      IW Business Networking Monthly Meetup

      Date: Tuesday, March 19, 2024

      Time: 10:30 a.m.

      Location: TBA

      Our monthly face to face networking meeting 

      • 15 Apr 2024
      • 10:30 - 13:30
      • TBA

      IWI Business Networking Monthly Meetup

      Date: Monday, April 15, 2024

      Time: 10:30 a.m.

      Location: TBA

      Our monthly face to face networking meeting 

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