Supporting Women in Tech Across Africa to Positively to Support their Communities Positively

Women in Tech Africa mission is 3 fold

• Creating today’s female leaders and role Models for tomorrow’s Women
• Showing the world what a strong African woman in capable of achieving
• Support African growth through technology

Women in Tech Africa has membership of women in over 30 countries in Africa and has physical Chapters in Ghana, Kenya and London with launches in South Africa and Nigeria planned before the end of the year.

Africa Women in Tech is the brainchild of ICT4D GH Foundation

Women in Tech Africa Cape Town, South Africa
Nov 28, 2018
Workshops - Courses - Conferences
18 - 19 March, Cape Town Join over 500+ tech leaders and professionals at Africa's vibrant centrepiece for women in tech. Women in Tech Africa 2019 enables the sector to connect, learn and act on gender diversity by sharing the experiences of industry leaders and developing women’s skills, both soft and technical.  Be empowered, grow your network and supercharge your career... let's smash the glass ceiling! Agenda Themes Game-Changers In Diversity & Inclusion Be inspired by experienced cross-industry thought leaders & gain practical strategies on: Using tech to identify new revenue streams Tackling unconscious/conscious bias  Upskilling fast to seniority The Future of Africa is Tech! Keep your organisation on top & get deep insight into emerging tech trends: Data analytics for intelligent decision making  Cloud integration & export with your business Practical use-cases of blockchain Creating Tech-Based Business Models Discover what it takes to become a successful & innovative entrepreneur in Africa: How to secure your next round of funding Hiring & retaining an entrepreneurial workforce Tracking cultural nuances, regulartory change, & market fragmentation Shining a Light on Africa's Success Stories Uncover resources & country-specific initiatives available to help launch & scale your business: Best practices on building partnerships Legislation to support women in the workplace Next steps in closing the pay gap Career & Personal  Development Equip yourself with tools to overcome personal & professional barriers: Confidence building techniques Negotiating salary & conflict management Finding a mentor that fits Leading with Autonomy Learn how to get a seat in the boardroom by: Exploring key characteristics of a 21st-century leader in Africa Identifying unique strengths of 'male' vs 'female' leadership Managing organizational change Sustaining Africa's Next-Gen Talent Discover to build a sustainable pipeline of talent that matches major growth areas in tech:  Upskilling young-grads & young professionals in tech Identifying the skills gap & roadmap for the future Fostering an environment that encourages Africa's entrepreneurs Why attend? Be inspired, energised and maximise your potential Connect with people from all over the industry Get technical and hands-on with emerging tech trends Be ahead on industry trends & technical knowledge Achieve long-term business success Help push the agenda for women in tech