WHY ATTEND THE SEMINAR?
Leading Women Investment Seminar is a unique opportunity for global investors including pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, private equity firms, asset managers and bankers to hear about and access investment projects owned and managed by women in Africa. The event brings together women involved in mainstream economic sectors such as construction, agriculture, information technology, transport and marries them with global investors to discuss access to finance and capacity for investment projects owned and managed by women.
Focused sectors: Renewable Energy| Agriculture| Affordable Housing| Water & Sanitation| Transportation| ICT| Oil & Gas| Mining| Financial Services| Tourism| Education| Construction| Health| Manufacturing
PITCH YOUR PROJECT TO RELEVANT INVESTORS
Meet female leaders from Switzerland, Europe & Africa
Ahead of the LWA-Champions Awards & Women’s Economic Summit scheduled for December 2015 in Durban, South Africa, Leading Women of Africa (LWA) has to honor to invite you to an event that promises to showcase women who are already building infrastructure in Africa.
This year, in the very heart of the historic city of London and as part of a two day conference, Leading Women of Africa (LWA) is collaborating and taking part in the 5th Bi-Annual International – European Inventors and Innovators Network, Exhibition, Conference and Awards by featuring the “WOMEN BUILDING INFRASTRUCTURE IN AFRICA Panel.
This cutting edge interactive Panel will bring together women in business from Africa and European investors and businesses to discuss possible partnerships. The Panel will provide a unique opportunity for global investors including pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, private equity firms, asset managers and bankers to learn and access investment projects owned and managed by women in Africa.
At the recent “Women of Financing for Development Conference” in Addis Ababa, Ban Ki Moon, UN Secretary-General stressed the fact that increased investments in gender equality are vital if the world is to achieve sustained economic growth and development.
This is a great opportunity to meet with ingenious minded women from across Europe and beyond while highlighting the relevance of women involved in primary infrastructure sectors such as construction, agriculture, information technology, transport to name a few.
Real estate, energy, transports, roads, water & sanitation, ITC, agriculture, trade and many more.
WHO WILL PARTICIPATE?
- Women – project owners from all sectors
- Financiers and Funders
- Policy Makers, Relevant Government Departments and Agencies
- Business Development Organisations and Donor Agencies
To qualify for your discount, please forward your registration to firstname.lastname@example.org or contact +27215519929.