October 29 & 30, 2019Add to Calendar
CTICC 2 (Cape Town International Convention Centre 2)
Corner of Heerengracht & Rua Bartholomeu Dias, Foreshore, Cape Town
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Join us for the annual AWIEF conference, exhibition and awards, a unique platform where our community of women entrepreneurs and innovators from across the African continent and its diaspora, global partners, thought leaders, industry experts, policy makers, investors, academics, development organisations, and the media, gather together over two days for invaluable dialogue and learning, impactful networking and relationship-building opportunities.
The conference theme this year is "Enhancing impact: Digitalisation, investment and intra-African trade".
The AWIEF Awards on 30 October 2019 is Africa's most prestigious awards event, designed to showcase excellence and celebrate the achievements of women entrepreneurs and business leaders who contribute to the transformation and development of Africa's economy, creating jobs and opportunities across the continent.
Vice President, Country Support and Delivery at Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA)
President & CEO of Labacorp Group of Companies
Managing Director Intra-African Trade Initiatives of AfreExim Bank
Chief Executive Officer at Botswana Innovation Hub
Minister of Agriculture, Guinea
VP Commercial Brand Demand MEA & Head Best Practices Licensing MEA at Frost & Sullivan
Cluster President, Gulf Countries & Pakistan at Schneider Electric
Senior Vice President & Group Country Manager at Visa Sub-Saharan Africa
Chancellor at Nelson Mandela University; Chair of MISTRA Advisory Council
Director of Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA)
Economic Activist and Social Entrepreneur Founder Women’s Private Equity Fund & Co-Founder WINDE
Former Vice President & Treasurer at World Bank
Executive Mayor City of Cape Town
Executive Secretary at United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
Founding Partner and Chairperson at Zulficar & Partners