On September 26-27, the Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF) will hold its annual conference and awards ceremony for the first time ever in Cairo, Egypt.
AWIEF2022 is a hybrid event that takes place both offline in the Cairo Marriott Hotel and online, allowing speakers, delegates, and virtual exhibitors to engage on an easily accessible virtual platform.
For discourse and discussions on themes of women’s empowerment, entrepreneurship, investing, technology, and innovation in Africa, the conference will bring together more than 1,300 entrepreneurs, startups, thought leaders, policymakers, investors, CSOs, academia, and media.
We are genuinely thrilled and pleased to be collaborating with the Egyptian Businessmen’s Association and the International Cooperation Ministry to host AWIEF2022 in Egypt. The entrepreneurial and innovation ecosystem drive in Africa is led by Egypt. It is crucial for us to host AWIEF is nationally recognized for its steadfast commitment to sustainable development and women’s economic empowerment, according to AWIEF founder and CEO Irene Ochem.
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The eighth annual event is co-organized by the Egyptian Businessmen’s Association and held in cooperation with Egypt’s Ministry for International Cooperation (EBA).