**The conference kicks off today but you can still register!**
Just come down to the Harbour Point on Wilmot Drive in Victoria Island, Lagos or call For any details or enquiries, please call 0803 494 6249 or 0803 594 6249.
The BN team is so excited about the 10th anniversary WIMBIZ conference!
This year, the theme of the event is “The Catalyst“.
This is an awesome opportunity to network and meet amazing women.
The lineup of speakers and panelists is diverse and definitely inspiring.
Toyosi Akerele – MD, RISE Group Networks; Hafsat Abiola-Costello – Founding Director, Kudirat Initiative for Democracy; Folake Ani-Mumuney – Head Corporate Communications, First Bank Plc; Joke Silva – MD, Lufodo Productions; TY Bello – MD, TY Bello Studios; Leke Alder – Principal Partner, Alder Consulting; Yewande Zaccheaus – CEO, Eventful Limited and many more thought leaders, entrepreneurs and tastemakers.
The keynote speakers are Professor Grace Alele-Williams and Dr. Oby Ezekwesili.
Women in Management and Business (WIMBIZ) is a Nigerian non-governmental organization established in 2002 by 14 individuals (13 women and one man) who identified a serious issue concerning women in the workplace and in business, particularly in the areas of leadership capacity building and avenues for networking for growth.
The vision of WIMBIZ is to be a catalyst that elevates the profile and influence of women in business and management. WIMBIZ’s vision is borne out of a desire to assist women manage the challenges they face in the workplace and thereby enable them to fulfill their potential to be meaningful contributors to economic development. This vision is aimed at improving the success rate of female entrepreneurs and increasing the
proportion of women in senior positions in corporate organizations by encouraging and facilitating the interaction between women corporate executives and entrepreneurs.
The 10th Anniversary Conference – The Catalyst
This year marks the 10th anniversary of the WIMBIZ conference and WIMBIZ is pleased to say that the dream we had ten years ago has come true again and again in the hundreds of women who have been impacted by our various programmes.
If you have never attended a Wimbiz event, then you simply must attend the 10th anniversary conference this year which will take place at the Harbour Point in Lagos from the 9th to the 11th of November 2011.
The annual WIMBIZ conference is the flagship event of the year and it offers delegates the opportunity to engage and network with other women in management and business. Delegates will also enjoy the opportunity to listen to inspiring speakers discuss issues that will improve the way we do business, and the way we operate in the workplace.
So please hurry and register whilst spaces are available.
November 9th to November 11th 2011
How to Register
Download registration form to secure a place at the Conference and Gala Dinner, kindly write cheques in favour of WIMBIZ or Women in Management & Business into any First Bank branch, Account Number: 2402030004411.
For any details or enquiries, please call 0803 494 6249 or 0803 594 6249.
Conference – Cost of Attendance
50% discount available for young entrepreneurs and professionals
This includes complete conference attendance and invitation to the gala dinner