Event Category: Conferences
The 2nd Women in Tourism Summit will bring together women game-changers, mission-driven companies and individuals, professionals, and leaders in tourism to network and learn more about issues relating to funding, branding, networking, running of businesses and leadership across the entire tourism value chain. REGISTER HERE
It is a unique day-long conference and masterclass workshop aimed at informing, educating, inspiring and empowering women to achieve more in their career.
Key Note Message: Women Empowerment- A Catalyst for establishing a sustainable Tourism Business
– Hon. Barbara Oteng-Gyasi, Minister of Tourism, Arts & Culture
Case Study: Surviving in the tourism world
– Stella Obinwa (Africa Regional Manager- Dubai Tourism)
Executives’ Dialogue: Views from industry captains
• Assia Riccio (Founder-Evolvin’ Women, Dubai)
• Stella Appenteng (Managing Director, APSTAR Tours)
• Adoma Peprah (Country Manager, Visa Ghana
• Thenjiwe Morule – Head: Sales and Marketing I BCD – Travel, South Africa
Brand building for your tourism business
– Kwakye Donkor (CEO, Africa Tourism Partners)
Building a digital business strategy (Digital Marketing | Web Technology | Brand Strategy)
-Elizabeth Tay (Team Lead, Genie Intel LTD.
Building sustainable enterprises for women in tourism
– Assia Riccio (Founder-Evolvin’ Women, Dubai)
Raising funding for tourism enterprises
-Habiba Sumani – National Board for Small Scale Industries
Accra Tourist Information Centre (ATIC), Opposite AFRIKIKO
For Further Information:
Call 0244161585 / 0200524805
About Women In Tourism Summit
The ‘Women in Tourism Summit‘ is an annual gathering that brings together leading Tourism practitioners from around the globe to Accra to discuss the role of Women in Tourism Development.
From discussions around leadership, funding options, entrepreneurial challenges, career choices in tourism, digital trends in tourism and many more, the event is usually a packed day of learning and networking. Speakers for last year were Hon. Catherine Afeku -( Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture), Elcia Grandcourt- ( Regional Director,UNWTO Africa), Stella Fubara- Obinwa, (Director, International Operations, Dubai Tourism, Africa Market), Bella Ahu (President, Ghana Tourism Federation), Thembi Kunene-Msimang (COO, Retosa), Kwakye Donkor ( Africa Tourism Partners) Akwasi Agyeman (Ghana Tourism Authority), Assia Riccio (Founder-Evolvin’ Women, Dubai), Ambassador Nancy Sam (CEO, Staples Travel) and many more.