AWIEF Conference 2023


The annual AWIEF Conference and Awards will once again bring together the African entrepreneurial ecosystem for impactful dialogue, a glittering awards ceremony and gala dinner, a multi-sector exhibition and plenty of opportunities for B2B networking.

AWIEF 2023 takes place on 9 & 10 November 2023 at the Kigali Convention Centre, Kigali, Rwanda, in partnership with Rwanda’s Ministry of ICT and Innovation and Rwanda Convention Bureau.

The event aims to promote and accelerate MSMEs and SMEs advancement for Africa’s inclusive economic growth with a stellar line-up of global speakers tackling key issues of empowerment, entrepreneurship, technology, innovation, intra-Africa trade, investment, sustainable development, food security and climate action.

The AWIEF Awards recognise, honour and celebrate women entrepreneurs and business owners across industry sectors, for their economic performance and contribution to Africa’s growth and social development.

The winners will be announced at a glittering awards ceremony and gala dinner on 10 November 2023 in Kigali, Rwanda, hosted by AWIEF and AWIEF Awards 2023 Headline Sponsor Amazon Web Services (AWS).

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9th - 10th Nov


Kigali Convention Centre, Rwanda