WLI INAUGURAL CONFERENCE
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About The Event
The recently concluded 2018 Women Leadership Conference and Exhibition was conceived to bring together leading women from different countries of the African continent to cross fertilize ideas on mainstreaming women in leadership in Africa and to also speak to the specific conference theme, ‘Transforming Africa through Women Leadership’.
The one-day conference held in Abuja, Nigeria, at the National Universities Commission (NUC) main auditorium on the 28th of June 2018. It attracted about 500 participants from various countries in Africa and afforded them the opportunity to learn from thought leaders and industry experts.
The conference was WLI’s first official outing and also celebrated the formal launch and opening of WLI for business. The conference featured two important panel discussion sessions which dwelt on the following issues , amongst other issues:
Delivering Value for Women’s Work/Time (Policy/Politics)
Essential Keys to Building a successful Career (Professional Development)
Creating & Innovating Value (Entrepreneurship Development)
Moving from Thought to Action (Future Leaders)
Leading Change (Civic Leadership)