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 & Chairperson at Engineering Consultants Group (ECG) & Alliance for Arab Women
Vice President, Country Support and Delivery at Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA)
CEO of Enterprise Seychelles Agency (ESA)
Chief Executive Officer at Botswana Innovation Hub
Minister of Agriculture, Guinea
Business Development Director Middle East & Africa of Frost & Sullivan
Managing Director of Cenfri
Chief Executive Officer at Grit Real Estate Income Group
Founder/CEO of Boldly Digital, Former Cluster President, Gulf Countries & Pakistan, Schneider Electric
Senior Vice President & Group Country Manager at Visa Sub-Saharan Africa
Former Vice President and Special Envoy on Gender at African Development Bank
Director of Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA)
CEO of Joy Inc.
CEO of Almas Jiwani Foundation
Engagement Manager at Cenfri
Economic Activist and Social Entrepreneur Founder Women’s Private Equity Fund & Co-Founder WINDE
Chief Financial Officer at Shell Downstream
Chief Innovation Officer at Tencent Africa
Co-Founder & Strategic Advisor of PROWAH & GreenTec Capital Africa Foundation
Managing Director of Securico
Anchor at SABC
Chairwoman at Bizzoly Holdings
Founder and CEO of Africa Women Innovation & Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF)
Managing Director/CEO of Jonellies Autos
Former Vice President & Treasurer at World Bank
Executive Mayor City of Cape Town
Founder & Chairman of APO Group
President & CEO of FINCA International
Executive Secretary at United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
President & CEO of Black Business People Association, BrandEQ Group Inc.
Founder & Chairperson of Centre for Value in Leadership (CVL) & Pan-African Private Sector Trade & Investment Committee (PAFTRAC)