By Mitchelle Uzorka
The maiden edition of the Ibukun Awosika Leadership Academy’s Pan-African women’s conference in partnership with Dubai Tourism and Dubai Events has kicked off.
The conference which commenced Tuesday 29th of March with a welcome cocktail reception will run till the 31st of March 2022.
The Conference themed Women in Leadership…Playing to Win, is committed to empowering and equipping c-suite career professionals and entrepreneurs with practical tools and soft skills, such that they are positioned to actively seek growth opportunities and win in all areas of their lives – at the home front, at work, and in society.
The conference promises to be one of the most diverse, informative, and impactful gatherings where all the issues hindering women’s interconnectivity will be examined to enable them move forward, united in strength to change their stories and that of the continent at large.
Women leaders confirmed to speak at the event include Paul Polman, Dr. Omobola Johnson, Freida Duplan, Tara Fela-Durotoye, Wendy Luhabe, Sola David Borha, Dolika Banda amongst a power-list of amazing speakers and session facilitators.
The IWLC aims to impart knowledge and build a network of relationships for women to maximise their growth potential.