Calling all young, smart, ambitious African women in the great lakes region! The SheHive, brought to you by She Leads Africa, is coming back to the continent and heading EAST to Nairobi from the 30th June – 3rd July.
SheHive is a 4 day boot camp which brings together young female professionals and entrepreneurs to learn new business skills, network with their peers and connect directly with potential mentors and investors.
Whether you’re interested in growing your business or advancing your career, there will be something for you at SheHive Nairobi.
At SheHive NYC Miss Nigeria USA, Lola Adeoye remarked, ‘Definitely try to connect with SLA, they have resources that you would not imagine!’
She Leads Africa believes that young women have an important role to play in the continent’s growth story and they hope you will join them to be apart of this transformational experience. Damilola Faleti, a SheHive all access participant from Nigeria said ‘You have no idea how much She Leads Africa and SheHive have changed my life in the past 2 days. I feel like I can accomplish anything.’
Confirmed speakers for SheHive Nairobi include:
- Bob Collymore, CEO, Safaricom
- Hilda Moraa, Founder and former CEO of Weza Tele Ltd.
- Wanjira Longauer, Radio Host (Capital FM Kenya) and Television Host (EbonyLife TV’s Moments Kenya)
- Shamim Ehsani, Marketing Director, Tribe Hotel
- Andreata Muforo, Investment Director, TLcom Capital Partners
#SheHiveNairobi is part of the SheHive Tour which will take the bootcamp to 7 cities in 2016. Previous editions have been held in Lagos (September 2015 video here) and Accra (January 2016 – photos here), Abuja (May 2016 – photos here, New York (June 2016, photos here. Former participants have described it as a life changing experience. One participant described how implementing a marketing tactic she learnt at SheHiveAccra helped her close a sales lead the very next day.
“This is not the standard overly stiff and formal conference and I love it!.” – SheHive NYC Speaker, Abby Omoruyi, founder of Catherine Marion.
Tickets for #SheHiveNairobi are quickly selling out and so interested participants are encouraged to secure their spots as soon as possible. Passes are still available here.
Companies looking to partner with She Leads Africa or to sponsor the event can reach out by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
She Leads Africa is a social enterprise dedicated to supporting young African women and their journey towards professional success. The organisation has been featured on CNN, CNBC Africa, Black Enterprise and Fox Business and has more than 30,000 members across Africa.