Schedule //

WEEK ONE //

August 05, 2021

INSPIRE

16:00 – 17:00  |  Staying Motivated 
Zizipho Nyanga – Chief Entrepreneurship Officer, Ubank

For decades South Africa’s women have stood tall in pride, breaking glass ceilings and changing narratives. Women have nourished and nurtured the nation and fought for freedom and self determination consistently. We gladly welcome the chance to celebrate this. First in our line-up. We are pleased to bring you a phenomenal woman, Zizipho Nyanga, Chief Entrepreneurship Officer of Ubank. A successful female executive making giant strides in the Financial industry in South Africa.

Join Zizipho as she shares tips and insights on her growth and journey.

WEEK TWO //

August 12, 2021

LEARN

12:00 – 13:00  |  Master Class – Starting & Building A Brand
Jermaine Charles – FanBase Africa – Head of Product

The following masterclass is by Jermaine Charles and is focused on  “Starting & Building A Brand

16:00 – 17:00  |  Panel Discussion
Vuyo Dubese – InnovTel – Moderator

This is a 60 min panel discussion with authentic and honest knowledge sharing moderated by Panelists:

  • Julia Raphaely – YPO + CEO Associated Media Publishing
  • Katherine Pichulik – Pichulik Jewellery
  • Ego Iwegbu – MsLondon Cosmetics

Topic: “Building a globally relevant brand”

WEEK THREE //

August 19, 2021

GROW

11:00 – 12:00  |  Workshop – Leaveraging social media & Ecommence in Building A Brand
Jermaine Charles – FanBase Africa – Head of Product

The following workshop is facilitated by Jermaine Charles and is focused on  “Leveraging social media & E-commerce in Building A Brand

13:30 – 14:30  |  Workshop – Building an African Brand in Uncertainty
Elona Hlatshwayo – BizPreneur

The following workshop is facilitated by Elona Hlatshwayo and is focused on  “Building an African Brand in Uncertainty”.

18:30 – 19:30  |  Workshop – Building a Brand Customers will Buy
Akua Nyame-Mensah – ANM & Company

The following workshop is facilitated by Akua Nyame-Mensah and is focused on  “Building a Brand Customers will Buy”.

WEEK FOUR //

August 25, 2021

COMMUNITY

15:30 – 15:35  |  Welcome Remarks
Program MC

Opening and welcome remarks by the program MC.

15:35 – 15:50  |  Introduction to Rebound
Vani Mahadevan – CEO & Founder of TechSprint Academy, Chief Architect of Rebound

Introduction to Rebound by Vani Mahadeven.

15:50 – 16:40  |  Panel Discussion – Creating New Economic Opportunites for Women Through Tech
Emily S. Barner – Moderator
  • Vani Mahadeven – CEO TechSprint Academy
  • Malinda Coler – CEO LessonsUp
  • Sharifah Shahirah Idid – Program Officer – The Asia Foundation Malaysia
16:40 – 17:00  |  Q&A
Emily S. Barner – Moderator

Q&A from the audience.

17:00  |  End of Program