The Africa Ladies Innovation and Entrepreneurship Discussion board (AWIEF) has introduced the opening of registration for its annual convention and awards.This yr is the 9th version of the AWIEF occasion, and it will likely be held on the Kigali Conference Centre (KCC), Kigali, Rwanda, on 9 and 10 November 2023.
AWIEF is Africa’s main entrepreneurship, innovation and know-how platform, bringing collectively greater than 1,300 entrepreneurs and startups, business consultants, thought leaders, coverage drivers, and change-makers from throughout Authorities, Company and Improvement sectors for impactful discussions and dialogue on new concepts, initiatives, methods, and options to drive innovation, entrepreneurship, digitization, intra-Africa commerce, investing, meals safety, local weather motion and sustainability and, in the end, financial and social transformation in Africa.
AWIEF Founder and CEO, Irene Ochem, stated: “We’re excited to be bringing the ninth version of our annual convention to East Africa for the primary time and particularly Kigali, some of the thrilling cities in Africa proper now. We’re wanting ahead to advancing our efforts in connecting the African and international entrepreneurship ecosystem on this vital hub for enterprise, know-how, and innovation.”
The annual convention and awards gives a platform for girls entrepreneurs and innovators to showcase their work, community, and study from business leaders. This yr’s convention guarantees to be an informative and fascinating occasion, bringing collectively the perfect and brightest minds in Africa’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Final yr’s audio system included H. E. Dr Monique Nsanzabaganwa, Deputy Chairperson, African Union Fee, H. E. Dr. Rania A. Al-Mashat, Egypt’s Minister of Worldwide Cooperation, Solomon Quaynor, Vice President, Non-public Sector, Infrastructure & Industrialization, African Improvement Financial institution (AfDB), Jackie Jones, Director, Gender Equality Division, Invoice & Melinda Gates Basis, and Izabela Milewska, Digital Expertise World Chief, Amazon Net Companies (AWS).Its sponsors included Invoice & Melinda Gates Basis, AWS, Afreximbank, Sparkle, and Africa Europe Basis.
AWIEF goals proceed advancing efforts in connecting the African and international entrepreneurship ecosystem on this vital hub for enterprise, know-how, and innovation.
AWIEF 2023 shall be a completely in-person occasion, coming again to its full glory since 2020 when COVID-19 pandemic compelled the occasion to go digital and hybrid.