SPECIAL GUESTS

H.E. GEORGE MANNEH WEAH
President of the Republic of Liberia
HeForShe Honoree
H.E. NANA ADDO DANKWA AKUFO-ADDO
President of the Republic of Ghana
HeForShe Honoree
H.E. PROF. YEMI OSINBAJO, SAN
Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria
HeForShe Honoree
MRS. CLAR M. WEAH
First Lady of the Republic of Liberia
H.E. ELLEN JOHNSON SIRLEAF
Former President of Liberia
Guest Speaker
H.E. DR. JOYCE BANDA
Former President of Malawi

& Chairperson of SHEROES Foundation

Special Guest of Honor
H.E. DR. JOICE MUJURU
Former Vice President of the Republic of Zimbabwe
Guest Speaker
NANA KONADU AGYEMAN RAWLINGS
Former First Lady of the Republic of Ghana
Guest Speaker

SPEAKERS & PANELISTS - MONROVIA 2018

At each event, we strive to bring together unique Speakers and Panelists with great experience and ability to inspire through their presentations and stories. Each Speaker/Panelists is either a world-class expert or have achieved something outstanding in their chosen pursuit.

AGENDA

DAY 1
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2018

7:30AM

REGISTRATION

9:00AM

OPENING CEREMONY

11:15AM

COFFEE BREAK

11:30AM

PANEL SESSION I: A CONVERSATION WITH FOUR PIONEER FEMALE POLITICAL LEADERS

  • The journey of Female Visionaries and Pioneers in Leadership
  • Women who broke through the Political “Glass Ceiling”
  • Why female representation in political leadership in Africa is reducing

2:00PM

LUNCH BREAK

3:15PM

PANEL SESSION 2: "HE FOR SHEROES" DISCUSSION - SUPPORT FROM MEN FOR THE WOMEN’S CAUSE

  • Women's support of each other is powerful and necessary. But women are not alone, there are men who are using their power to improve the lives of girls and women.
  • What drives these men to stand with women and how do we get more of them involved?
  • How can we work together to progress the cause of women for Africa's development. 
  • What has the movement for women’s rights meant for men.
  • We'll explore these and other questions with great men who have made women’s empowerment their passions

4:30PM

PANEL SESSION 3: SHEROES TEDX-STYLE TALK
Three Inspirational Stories

5:30PM

END OF DAY 1

DAY 2
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2018

9:00AM

PANEL SESSION 4: ADVANCING WOMEN IN POLITICAL LEADERSHIP

  • The Impact of Women’s Political Leadership in Africa
  • How can Veteran Women Politicians encourage more women to get into Politics?
  • What can we do to increase the number of Women in Leadership?
  • Case studies: how women in leadership have negotiated Culture, religion and Tradition to get to the top.

11:00AM

COFFEE BREAK

11:15AM

PANEL SESSION 5: ENTREPRENEURS SESSION

  1. Going from Conception to Growth
  2. Developing Business Partnerships & Funding
  3. Ready to Lead:  Personal Development

1:30PM

LUNCH BREAK

2:30PM

PANEL SESSION 6: "WOMEN LEAD' SESSION

Opportunities and Challenges for Female Executives
Join us for a conversation with women leaders from diverse industries and sectors as they trace their own personal leadership journeys, reflecting on the systemic challenges and enabling factors that have brought us to where we are today, and how together we can move forward to continue to progress gender equality.

  • How to cultivate the skills needed to be a successful leader

3:45PM

END OF DAY 2

6:30PM

LAUNCH OF JEWEL STARFISH FOUNDATION & DINNER

DAY 3
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2018

10:00AM

PANEL SESSION 7: WORK LIFE BALANCE

Is it possible to find a balance between professional and personal life?

  • Conflict between work and family life is one of the most  common sources of stress for working adults. In this productivity-driven society, can a woman have it All?
  • One school of thought says certain jobs are incompatible with a young family, another says women can have it all irrespective of what level they are in their family life?
  • Life Changing tips on how to balance your personal life and business in order to protect your family and finances.
  • Empowering “you” – taking control of your health

12:30PM

LUNCH BREAK

1:30PM

PANEL SESSION 8: HEALTH & WELLNESS SESSION

INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION
A day of reflection: health, wellness and lifestyle (Mind, Spirit & Body)

3:00PM

COFFEE BREAK

3:15PM

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION: WOMEN LET'S TALK - "I AM MY SISTER’S KEEPER"

How do we get all Women involved and vested in helping each other?

Learn to network effectively.

(All Delegates are required to wear the SHEROES T Shirts and Jeans)

 

  • SPIRITUAL CONNECTIONS
  • CLOSING REMARKS AND VOTE OF THANKS

WHY ATTEND?

The International SHEROES Forum - Monrovia 2018 will convene the business community, civil society, and government representatives to discuss how to advance women’s empowerment on the continent and around the globe. Here is a list of four great reasons why you should Register Now! to attend this special edition of the International SHEROES Forum!

Get Inspired

Our entire program is designed to inspire action and spark innovative ideas that will help drive gender equality in the workplace, community, and marketplace. Attendees will leave feeling invigorated, motivated and inspired to achieve greater change within themselves, their organizations and communities.

Expand Your Network

Gather with 300+ women in politics and corporate leadership, international business leaders and entrepreneurs, all in one room to share ideas and collaborate to form long-term partnerships with purpose. Get connected with like-minded individuals who are working to achieve the same goals. Facilitated networking opportunities will be available before, during, and after the forum, so there will be ample time to meet new faces and strengthen relationships.

Incredible Speakers

Hear from some of the best female speakers in the world as they share real-life examples of how they are working to achieve gender equality within their workplaces and communities across the globe. Featured speakers include the current and veteran politicians; senior level professionals including CEOs from leading companies such as International Banks; UNDP; Chartered Accountants and many more…

Grow Your Business

This forum will focus on how private and public stakeholders can combine their resources, skills, and expertise for greater sustainability and impact. Main stage speakers as well as panel sessions and workshops will cover a wide range of issues, such as: Diversity in Politics, Women in the boardrooms, How to set up a business entity, Financial inclusion and access to capital, Workforce and skills development, Gender-based violence, Gender data research, and many more

SPONSORSHIP

The International SHEROES Forum is a nonprofit organization created to draw women together to connect, educate, inspire, and empower one another to assume new and expanded roles in the workforce, our lives and communities. Sponsorship packages are available at three levels – Gold, Silver and Bronze. Each sponsorship level comes with its own perks and recognition from being featured on our website and other promotional materials to sponsoring a prominent keynote or breakout session.

Exhibition spaces are also available! We'd love to tell you more! Please contact Flossy at ftm@sheroesforum.com today to discuss how your organization and The SHEROES Forum can collaborate.

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INT. SHEROES FORUM - LIBERIA2018

Share your experience at the just ended International SHEROES Forum - Liberia 2018 with us. The event which brought together the business community, civil society, and government representatives to discuss how to advance women’s empowerment on the continent and around the globe was largely successful. However your frank and candid opinion will go a long way to shape the future of the SHEROES around Africa and the World.

Venue:

Monrovia City Hall - Monrovia - Liberia

Date:

Wed. 17 - Fri. 19 Oct, 2018

Theme:

Advancing Women's Participation in Leadership

Fee:

SHEROES Awards Dinner ONLY: $100.00

SHEROES Conference ONLY: $150.00

SHEROES Conference & Awards Dinner: $200.00

Time:

Starts at 9:00am each day

Press Watch

  

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