Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Inaugural WIE Symposium Africa to be held in Cape Town

We closed off with Dee Poku - Co-founder and CEO of Women: Inspiration & Enterprise or WIE. We were talking about the inaugural WIE Symposium Africa to be held next month here in Cape Town. WIE Africa will be the first women's symposium on the African continent to bring together female leaders from the worlds of politics, business, philanthropy, media, fashion, entertainment and the arts to empower and inspire the next generation. The rest of the symposium will be packed full of panels and workshops on topics such as role of technology in media, tackling social perceptions of African women, entrepreneurship and the influx of western brands to the continent. Speakers include President of Malawi - Joyce Banda, humanitarian campaigner - Graca Machel and Wellbeing Foundation President - Toyin Saraki. Tickets costs $350.00 for one day, $475.00 for two days and awards and $570.00 for two days, awards and gala dinner. To register go to www.wienetwork.org or follow them on twitter @WIENetwork  

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