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AFRICAN WOMEN IN 

FAMILY BUSINESS 

CONFERENCE 

3 days
7-9 MARCH 2022
26+ contributors
WOMEN IN AFRICAN FAMILY BUSINESS conference

#AWIFB2022

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OUR MANDATE

Annual African Women In Family Business Conference

Phoenix

Women in Family Firms overcoming their limitations, rising to the challenge to become successful leaders that maximise their potentials and lift others. Women that blaze the trails for future generations.

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2nd AFRICAN WOMEN IN family business 
conference

Join us in March 2022 for the 2nd Annual  Women In African Family Business  Conference.

 

This conference, offers the opportunity for women in Africa, to share their knowledge and experience and to contribute to the world of women in family business management and governance. The aims of the conference are to: 

  1. Celebrate and Champion Women in Family Businesses (“WIFB”);

  2. Inspire and Equip Rising Generation of Females in Family Businesses;

  3. Shine a light on how WIFB can come together to support each other’s upward mobility in African Family Firms; and

  4. Create awareness for Family Firms on how they can actively identify and nurture female talent (in the family and in the business).

 

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Themed Phoenix,  

Women in Family Firms overcoming their limitations, rising to the challenge to become successful leaders that maximise their potential and lift others. Women that blaze the trails for future generations.

 

Consider this the Must-Attend event for Women in your Family Business in 2022.

PHOENIX

 

#AWIFB2022 conference 
HOSTS & SPEAKER LINEUP

2nd Annual African Women Family Business Conference 

Celebrating and Champion Women in Family Businesses

DAY 1 : 7  March 2022  DAY 3 : 9 March 2022

PHOENIX 2022

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Nike Anani

Co-founder AFF

Next Generation Family Business Advisor 

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Tsitsi Mutendi

Co-founder AFF

Family Business Advisor

Business Continuity

Family Governance 

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co-HOSTS

DAY 1: 7 March 22

Day 1, Session 1 (11:00 -12:15):

11.00 – 11.15 – Introduction to AFF, conference and theme

11.15 - 12:15  – Keynote Address – A discussion with Adenike Ogunlesi, exploring her journey to the top as a female founder.

Speaker: Madam Adenike Ogunlesi 

Day 1, Session 2 (12:15-13:15):  

12.15 - 13:15  – Keynote Address – A discussion with Sethebe Manake, exploring her journey to the top as a female founder.

Speaker: Sethebe Manake

  

Day 1, Session 3 (16:00 - 17:00):

16.00 – 17.00 – Keynote Address - A discussion with Ms Adanne Uche, Female Founder Flourishing Against All Odds.

Speaker: Adanne Uche

Day 1, Session 4 (17:00-18:00):  

17.00 – 18: 00 –

Keynote Address - A discussion with Ms Andrena Sawyer, Legacy Starts With You: How African Women Can Build Sustainable Businesses.

Speaker: Andrena Sawyer

               

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Adenike Ogunlesi

Founder (Ruff n Tumble), Chief Responsibility Officer (Gatimo Limited), MBA (Lagos Business School)

When: 07/03 11:15 CAT

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Female Founder Flourishing Against All Odds

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Sethebe Manake

CEO of Gosmartvalue

When: 07/03 12:15 CAT

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Female Founder Flourishing Against All Odds

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Adanne Uche

Ady’s Agro Processing
Limited.

When: 07/03 16:00 CAT

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Female Founder Flourishing Against All Odds

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Andrena Sawyer

President of P.E.R.K. Consulting,

 

When: 07/03 17:00 CAT

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Legacy Starts With You: How African Women Can Build Sustainable Businesses

DAY 2: 8 MARCH 22

Day 2, Session 1 (12:00-13:00): 

12:00 - 13:00 Panel Discussion -  TBA

Moderator: Roberta Gumede

Panel members:

 

Day 2, Session 2 (15:00-16:00):

15.00 – 16.00 Panel discussion - TBA

Moderator: Tshegofatso Moatswi

Panel members:

Lusanda Magwape

Katlego Mokgethi

 

Day 2, Session 3 (16:00-17:00):

Keynote Address - A discussion with Ms Linda Dempah, Opportunities for the Next Generation in the Fabrication of Beauty Products.

Speaker: Linda Dempah

Day 2, Session 3 (17:00-18:00):

Panel discussion on Breaking the Bias in Succession Planning

Moderator: 

Panel members:

Toyin Sanni

Mofoluke Keshinro

Namukale Cintu

Jodi Hill

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Roberta Gumede

TBA

When: 08/03 12:00 CAT

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Panel Discussion

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Tshegofatso Moatswi

Founder and Managing Director of The Wire Media Agency

When: 08/03 15:00 CAT

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Panel discussion

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Lusanda Magwape 

 Attorney and CEO at Dream Factory Foundation

 

When: 08/03 1:00 CAT

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Panel discussion

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Katlego Mokgethi

Founder of Market Players

 

When: 08/03 1:00 CAT

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Panel discussion

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Linda Dempah

CEO, Adeba Nature

When: 08/03 16:00 CAT

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Opportunities for the Next Generation in the Fabrication of Beauty Products

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Toyin Sanni

Founder, Emerging Africa Group

When: 08/03 17:00 CAT

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Panel Discussion: Breaking the Bias in Succession Planning

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Mofoluke Keshinro

Trust and Estate Planning Practitioner

When: 08/03 17:00 CAT

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Panel Discussion: Breaking the Bias in Succession Planning

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Namukale Cintu

Non-Executive Director on the boards of Invesco UK,

When: 08/03 17:00 CAT

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Panel Discussion: Breaking the Bias in Succession Planning

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Jodi Hill

Senior Director – Private Client Services, JTC Group

When: 08/03 17:00 CAT

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Panel Discussion: Breaking the Bias in Succession Planning

DAY 2: 8 MARCH 22-

ZAMBIA LIVE ON AFF YOUTUBE

09.00hrs – Arrival of Guests

National Anthem

9:15 - Welcome by MC, Tehilla

9:20 - Welcome Remarks by Lulu; Introduces Video Remarks from Regional Conference Partner (African Family Firms); and introduces MTN Business General Manager

9:30 - MTN Business General Manager delivers speech, and introduces MTN CEO

9:35 - MTN CEO delivers speech and introduces Minister of Small and Medium Enterprise

9:40 - Minister of Small and Medium Enterprise Remarks

9:55 - Campaign Pitch by MTN Business Representatives

10:05 - Panel discussion 1

Building a Generational Family Business; and growing it for the Zambian and International Market

Minister of Small and Medium Enterprise

Rashmi Sharma, Jewel of Africa

Ruth Mooto, My Perfect Stitch

Angelika Huwiler-Andersen, Foxdale Forest

Q&A

10:35 - Our Health (by Yasmina Ahmad Nutritionist)

10:45 - Inspirational Journey (by Susanne, Gaia Founder)

10:55 - Musical Interlude

11.00 Prudential Presentation

11:20 Panel discussion 2

Building a Family Business that is Scalable and Digital Market Ready

 

Mildred Chica, MTN Business General Manager

Lee-Anne Singh, Rooneys

Kim Otteby, Umoyo

Media 365 Partners

Q&A

12:05 - Closing Remarks

12:10 - Cocktail / Networking

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Lulu Haangala-Wood

#WeKeepMoving Foundation, Wood Kitchen 

When: 08/03

Where: AFF YouTube & FB Live

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Lee-Anne Singh

Rooneys Hire Zambia, Image Promotions Zambia and Event Tech Zambia

When: 08/03

Where: AFF YouTube & FB Live

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Ruth Mooto

My Perfect Stitch and Home

When: 08/03

Where: AFF YouTube & FB Live

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Kim Otteby

Umoyo Natural Health

When: 08/03

Where: AFF YouTube & FB Live

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Rashmi Sharma

Shareholder and CEO of Jewel of Africa LTD

When: 08/03

Where: AFF YouTube & FB Live

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Emma Mudolo Shoshani

CEO of Sho’dol Cosmetics and Shodol Beauty store

When: 08/03

Where: AFF YouTube & FB Live

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Catherine N Phiri

Media365

When: 08/03

Where: AFF YouTube & FB Live

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Mary Phiri

Media365

When: 08/03

Where: AFF YouTube & FB Live

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Natasha Phiri

Media365

When: 08/03

Where: AFF YouTube & FB Live

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Angelika Huwiler Andersen

Founder and Managing Director of Foxdale Court Ltd

When: 08/03

Where: AFF YouTube & FB Live

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DAY 3: 9 MARCH 22

Day 3, Session 1 (11:00-12:00):

11.00 – 12.00 – Keynote address with Bukky George Taylor on Trust but be intentional about your journey.

Speaker: Bukky George Taylor

 

Day 3, Session 2 (12:00-13:00):

12.00 – 13.00 – Keynote address 

Speaker: Caroline Mbi Njifor

                  

Day 3, Session 3 (16:00-17:00):

16.00 – 17.00 – Keynote address with Jessica Espanoza on Gender-lens investing and impact

Speaker: Jessica Espanoza

Day 3, Session 4 (17:00-18:00):

17.00 – 18.00 - Keynote address on Reimagining Family Enterprises: A Balance Between Both Masculine and Feminine

Speakers:  Ella Chase & Veronica Yepez

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Bukky George Taylor

Strategic Communications & Special Events Expert

When: 09/03 11:00 CAT

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Trust but be intentional about your journey

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Caroline Mbi Njifor

Co-founder and Board Chair of EndlessLife Group

When: 09/03 12:00 CAT

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TBA

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Jessica Espanoza

CEO, 2X Collaborative

 

When: 09/03 16:00 CAT

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Gender-lens investing and impact

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Ella Chase

Co-founder of Wellth Works

 

When: 09/03 17:00 CAT

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Reimagining Family Enterprises: A Balance Between Both Masculine and Feminine

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Veronica Yepez

CEO – Perpetum Family Office

 

When: 09/03 17:00 CAT

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Reimagining Family Enterprises: A Balance Between Both Masculine and Feminine

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One Oreeng

Managing Director Addisson & Western

 

When: TBA

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Keynote on exploring her journey to the top as a female founder. 

OUR EVENT PARTNERS:

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