Walker’s Legacy Partners with Give1Project for Senegal Women’s Leadership Conference
Call for Women in Business and Female Entrepreneurs to Present and Attend Dakar Summit
Washington, DC — Walker’s Legacy is calling for a maximum of five female entrepreneurs interested in assisting in the creation of enterprising global leaders in partnership with Give1’s Women Empowerment Network. The Women’s Leadership Conference will be March 22-30, 9 days and 8nights in Dakar, Senegal and designed to build global leaders among the women of Africa.
The Women’s Leadership Conference will afford attendees an opportunity to experience and be empowered by the West African culture in its entirety. The program will include a number of panels including the State of Affairs for Women in Africa, Investing in Africa and Women Leadership, among others.
Through the partnership, Walker’s Legacy will select five (5) women to participate in the conference as featured speakers to conduct training on topics of entrepreneurship and business for attendees.
To submit your interest in serving as a featured speaker for the Senegal Women’s Leadership Conference click here. Speakers must have demonstrated expertise in one of all of the following areas:
- Business Planning 101
- Finance for Start-up and Micro-Enterprises
- Marketing & Communications for Small Businesses (Social Media, Public Relationships and Communications)
- Strategic Business Growth (Franchising, Sales Models)
- The Entrepreneurial Mindset
Speaker selections will be made by January 31, 2014.
Women and men interested in attending the conference as general participants can submit their confirmation by completing the following conference registration form.
Please note that a $500.00 security deposit is due by February 7, 2014 for speakers and participants to confirm your placement. Final payment must be made by February 15, 2014. Total costs are $2,490 for double, $2,900 single. Please note, speakers receive a 10% discount on conference registration. Click here for the complete program itinerary.
If you are a women in business and/or female entrepreneur who is interested in expanding your network, empowering women of the world and sharing advice and time with women in search of information and encouragement; this opportunity is one you cannot miss.
About Walker’s Legacy:
Walker’s Legacy was founded in 2009 with the mission to enhance leadership skills, create networking and learning opportunities and bring exposure to emerging trends in business for aspiring and professional women of color. Through its interactive programming, the organization has hosted former mayors award winning journalists and authors,Forbes ranked business women and entrepreneurs from across the country. Initially established in the Washington, DC market, the organization has touched more than 1,000 women through its interactive in-person and on-line educational programs.
To learn more about Walker’s Legacy or to attend one of their upcoming national events click here.
The GIVE1PROJECT is a global organization that aims to engage young people as leaders in creating and building strong and healthy communities. The project accomplishes this aim through the successful operation of a network of hunger relief, health care, civic engagement, housing, legal services, employment training and educational programs. These programs are purposely and strategically designed to assist young men and women through a period of transformation and empower and inspire them to continuously strive for greater social, economic and political participation in their communities, both locally and internationally.
To learn more about Give1Project or to become involved in their international movement click here.