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General News of Thursday, 8 March 2018

Source: www.ghanaweb.com

2nd National Women’s Summit kicks off tomorrow

The National Women’s Summit & Expo which seeks to champion Women Empowerment, Gender and Development is set to hold a two-day event at the Accra International Conference Centre (AICC).

Themed “Press For Progress……Women Helping Women”, the summit will start from Friday 9th to Saturday 10th March, 2018

The maiden edition was held last year with over 1000 upwardly mobile women from all walks of life participating in the Women’s Development and Empowerment discussions.

The event is now firmly established to take place annually as part of Ghana’s celebration of International Women’s Day.

Topics to be discussed include; The Rise Of The Corporate Woman by Abiola Bawuah, Regional CEO of UBA & Cimg Marketing Woman Of The Year 2016; How To Deal With Sexual Harassment by Oheneyere Gifty Anti Of The Stand Point, Dr. Asampong, Clinical Psychologist and Angela Dwamena Aboagye of The Ark Foundation; Personal Branding : A Woman’s Power To Influence And Impact by Dzigbordi Dosoo, among others.

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The 2nd National Women’s Summit is finally here!

The National Women’s Summit & Expo, billed as Ghana’s Biggest Executive Women’s Event is a unifying platform and a resource centre for WOMEN in Ghana, championing Women Empowerment, Gender and Development.

The maiden edition was held last year and it was extremely successful with over 1000 upwardly mobile Women from all walks of life participating in the Women’s Development and Empowerment discussions. The event is now firmly established to take place annually as part of Ghana’s Celebration of International Women’s Day.

This year’s National Women’s Summit & Expo will be held for 2 days from Friday 9th to Saturday 10th March, 2018 at the Accra International Conference Centre under the theme: “Press For Progress, Women Helping Women”

The event is a non-profit advocacy program with free entry and is expected to attract upwardly mobile women from all walks of life, Young Professionals and Entrepreneurs, the Youth and many others…

Topics to be discussed include:

•Day 1

* The Rise Of The Corporate Woman by Abiola Bawuah, Regional CEO of UBA & CIMG Marketing Woman Of The Year 2016

* Choosing Your Career Path By Ashiokai Akrong, Vodafone HR Director, Comfort Ocran – CEO of Legacy & Legacy, Ellen Hagan – CEO of L’aine Services

* Shaping The Future: Women In The Digital Era By Yolanda Cuba- CEO Of Vodafone, Angela Kyerematen Jimoh – IBM Country General Manager, Ethel Coffie – CEO of Edel Technology & Regina Honu – CEO of Soronko Academy

* Personal Branding : A Woman’s Power to Influence and Impact by Dzigbordi Dosoo

• Day 2

* Turning Your Passion Into A Business by Afi Amoro – CEO of Jandel, Constance Swaniker, CEO of Accents & Arts And Aisha Obuobi of Christy Brown

* How To Deal With Sexual Harassment By Oheneyere Gifty Anti of The Stand Point, Dr. Asampong, Clinical Psychologist and Angela Dwamena Aboagye of The Ark Foundation

It’s truly an exciting time to be a woman and the Summit promises to inspire and motivate Women to explore their fullest potential at work, home, in our communities and the Nation.

The 2nd National Women’s Summit is organized by Ghana’s Leading Events Management Company – Charterhouse and supported by Joy FM, ACCESS W Initiative, Executive Women Network, Jandel Ltd, Business & Financial Times and The Mirror.

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