Entries by ireneochem

Irene Ochem and Lungi Morrison: Featured guests in the Loft on the Afternoon Express Show on SABC 3

Irene Ochem is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF). She leads the strategic management of AWIEF and its external relations and oversees the implementation of all its activities and programmes. Irene’s passion for female innovation, technology and entrepreneurship coupled to her strong belief that Africa’s transformation is […]

Basetsana Kumalo, Dr Judy Dlamini, Irene Ochem talking entrepreneurship and leaving a legacy on SABC’s Afternoon Express

Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF) Conference | Exhibition | Awards   DATE: 5 – 6 October 2017 VENUE: Century City Conference Centre, Cape Town, South Africa “When it’s my time to go, I hope I can look back and know that I shone the light for younger generations to pave the way”   […]

Expand your business in Africa

Exhibit at the Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF)   Conference and Exhibition   DATE: 5 – 6 October 2017   VENUE: Century City Conference Centre, Cape Town, South Africa Engage with serious entrepreneurs in all sectors including: ICT Agriculture, Agri-business and Agro-processing Energy Investment and Banking Manufacturing Textile, Fashion and Design Retail Tourism […]

Cape Town prepares for women-centric business summit- Posted in African Business Review

The third edition of the Africa Women Innovation & Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF) Conference & Exhibition will run from 5-6 October 2017 in Cape Town. The theme for AWIEF 2017 is “Equity, Impact and Inclusive Growth towards Agenda 2030”. The event is billed to make unprecedented strides in AWIEF`s pan-African campaign to accelerate the economic empowerment […]

AWIEF 2017 Conference to promote economic empowerment of women in Africa: Posted in Financial Nigeria

The 3rd edition of Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF) will focus on pushing forward the campaign of the pan-African women’s conference to accelerate the economic empowerment and advancement of women and girls on the continent. The theme of AWIEF 2017 conference is “Equity, Impact and Inclusive Growth towards Agenda 2030,” according to the […]

AWIEF Member Soaring High

On behalf of the Board of Directors, Management and Members at AWIEF (African Women Innovation Entrepreneurship Forum) we would like to extend our hearty congratulations to Aisha Pandor,  CEO & Founder of SweepSouth.com (South Africa) for being selected by the World Economic Forum as one of Africa’s Breakthrough Female Tech Entrepreneurs of 2017. We celebrate […]

World Economic Forum Selects Africa’s Breakthrough Female Tech Entrepreneurs of 2017

The World Economic Forum’s second annual search for Africa’s best women technology entrepreneurs discovers a wealth of female entrepreneurial talent in the region Six have been selected to participate at the World Economic Forum on Africa 2017 to join discussions on how to prepare the region for the Fourth Industrial Revolution Laureates have succeeded in […]