The Women’s Advancement Summit is an annual conference designed to advance and uplift women across various sectors and industries. It is a high-profile event supported by the government, bringing together female leaders, entrepreneurs, and innovators to accelerate growth and celebrate female achievement. The summit aims to create a platform for networking, knowledge sharing, and recognition through a gala dinner and anawards ceremony.
This rewording event maintains the focus on progress and development while highlighting the goal of advancing women’s status and opportunities.
Theme: “Accelerating Women for a Sustainable Future“
Duration: 3 days
- Day 1: Creativity & Innovation
Morning Session: Keynote speeches and panel discussions on fostering creativity and innovation among women.
Afternoon Workshops: Interactive workshops on design thinking, creative problem-solving, and ideation.
Networking Reception: A casual networking event which encourages collaboration and idea sharing.
- Day 2: Sustainability
Morning Session: Addressing sustainability challenges and opportunities for women in various industries.
Sustainability Expo: A dedicated exhibition showcasing sustainable products and initiatives led by women.
Afternoon Workshops: Workshops on sustainable business practices, eco-friendly innovation, and green financing.
Roundtable Discussions: Small group discussions on specific sustainability topics.
- Day 3: Access to Finance & Acceleration
Morning Session: Panel discussions on access to finance, investment opportunities, and financial literacy for women.
Pitch Competition: A platform for female entrepreneurs to pitch their business ideas to potential investors.
Afternoon Workshops: Scaling businesses, leadership development, and accessing venture capital.
Government Support Session: Presentation of government programs and initiatives supporting women-led businesses.
Gala Dinner & Awards Ceremony: A formal evening event to celebrate and acknowledge outstanding female leaders, entrepreneurs, and innovators.
- Woman of the Year
- Female Innovator of the Year
- Sustainable Business of the Year
- Financial Trailblazer of the Year
- Emerging Female Leader
- Lifetime Achievement Award
- Public Sector Champion for Women
Networking Opportunities: Throughout the summit, attendees will have access to networking lounges, matchmaking sessions, and a dedicated app for connecting with other participants.
Mentorship Program: A year-round mentorship program matching experienced female leaders with emerging talent.
Resource Hub: Access to resources, guides, and toolkits for women looking to start or grow their businesses.
International Guest Speakers: Invite prominent female leaders from around the world to inspire by sharing their experiences.
Bringing together themes of creativity, sustainability, finance, and business acceleration with a gala dinner and awards ceremony will establish the Women’s Acceleration Summit as a flagship event promoting gender equality, women’s leadership, and innovation in the country. It will serve as an annual catalyst for female empowerment and economic growth, fostering a more inclusive and sustainable future.