AWiB May Forum 2017

AWiB’s annual Professional & Self Development May Forum will be held on May 25th, 2017 at UNCC

This year’s theme is “Strategic Leadership: Getting where you want to Be”

Concept Note:

 AWiB May 2017 Concept Paper (128.05 kB)


8:30 Guests taking their seats

9:00 Welcome speech by Sewit Haileselassie, AWiB board.

9:45 Keynote speech on the Theme “Strategic Leadership” By Yetnebersh Negussie

10:30-11:30 AWiB’s Networking Break

11:30-1:30 Parallel sessions:

  • Women supporting other Women on the Path to Success”, Panelists: Sehin Teferra, Desset Abebe & Yoadan Tilahun; Moderator: Sewit Haileselassie
  • “The Art of Shameless Self Promotion”, Presenter: Hellen Fissihaie from Washington DC; Moderator: Meti S. Yilma
  • “Connecting beyond Networking”, Yasser Bagersh of Cactus Advertising, Moderator: Semhal Guesh

13:30-14:30 Lunch

14:30-15:30 Let’s Network & AWiB’s partners’ products exhibits

15:30- 17:30 Afternoon Session:

  • “Women in Lead: the Trials, Tribulations & Joy of Building an Empire” Speakers:  Hadia Gonji of Hadia Seed Production, Tseday Asrat of Kaldis Coffee, Frehiwot Worku, CEO, Red Cross Ethiopia, Moderator: Sara Tadiwos, AWiB President Elect

17:30-18:00 “Why AWiB” by Metasebia Yilma (Meti), AWiB Board & a short film on AWiB 2016 WOE

For tickets call: 011-663-1016/0223/ 0947350259; email: info@awib.org.et

Speakers Profile 

Yetnebersh Negussie
 Yetnebersh Negussie (553.7 kB) (Profile)

Sehin Teferra
 Sehin Teferra (87.33 kB) (Profile)

Desset Abebe
 Desset Abebe (52.29 kB) (Profile)

Yoadan Tilahun
 Yoadan Tilahun (57.23 kB) (Profile)

Hellen Fissihaie
 Hellen Fissihaie (380.99 kB) (Profile)

 Yasser Bagersh (19.29 kB) (profile)

Hadia Gonji
 Hadia Gondji (22.97 kB) (Profile)

Tseday Asrat
 Tseday Asrat (1.53 MB) (Profile)
Frehiwot Worku
 frehiwot worku (133.04 kB) (Profile)

Venue: UN Conference Center
Date: May 25th, 2017
Time: 8:30
Investment: Members 600 Birr; non-members 900 Birr

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