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African businesses and professionals play a key role in UK national economy, generating employment, value added opportunities, provide skills and knowledge; are major contributors to value creation, economic diversification and resilience. This is in addition of added value of cross-border trade and business development between the UK and Africa.

 

This one day conference will bring together business and community leaders, professionals and entrepreneurs to explore the latest trends that are shaping the UK environment in which we live and do business.

 

Discussion topics and sessions will focus on:

 

Session 1

  • Unlocking growth and investment opportunities: Untapped opportunities in the UK, strengthening cross border trade and business development beyond Brexit between UK-Africa

Session 2

  • Enhancing African Small and Medium Business (SMB) and startups bottom line productivity and competitiveness in the UK.
  • Harnessing entrepreneurship, intrapreneurship and innovation: Start-ups and resilience, developing next generation solutions, products and services

Session 3

  • Breaking down barriers to growth: Access to capital, access to public procurement, digital transformation, Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) and impact investing , Women in Business

Session 4

  • Creating disruptive leaders of tomorrow
  • Productivity through people and technologies
  • Accelerating employment and growth of Black and African professionals

 

Speakers

  • Dr Thomas Domboka, Programme Director, Birmingham City Business School
  • Dr Caroline Makaka, Founder and CEO, Ladies of All Nations International
  • Dr Adah Emmanuel Onjewu, Lecturer, Strategy and Entrepreneurship, Coventry University
  • William Murithi, Lecturer in Entrepreneurship and Strategy, Leicester Castle Business School, De Montfort University and Founder and Managing Partner at Ennovation BASE Management and Consulting (EBMC)
  • Yanela Ntlauzana, Founded the Plumfield Charity and Founder of Africa UK Pageants & Empowerment Programmes
  • Beaulah M Chizimba, Leadership Coach, Beauty Box Leadership Workshops
  • Ayan Aden, Youth Board Member at West Midlands Combined Authority, Vice President Midlands Region, SYFI and Vice President at Aston Somali Society

 

Join like minded colleagues and professionals to:

  • Hear the latest thinking from diverse companies, industry experts, entrepreneurs and business leaders
  • Get inspiration in facilitated discussions and exchange innovative ideas while networking with your peers
  • Event open to members and non-members alike. Limited spaces available. Early registration recommended to avoid disappointment and join us at Birmingham's premier African business event of the year.

Location and directions

International Convention Centre (ICC), Broad St, Birmingham, United Kingdom, B1 2EA, United Kingdom



About SSCG Consulting

SSCG Consulting is a global management consulting and professional firm that provides advisory, consulting and operational support across the public sector, private, business services, automotive, oil and gas, and manufacturing sectors.

 

SSCG solutions are designed to help clients make distinctive transformations, drive sustainable growth with increased trust, confidence and greater collaboration. We provide informed perspective on the issues faced by companies. The insights and quality solutions delivered to support clients unlock new investment opportunities and drive consumer values and build confidence in the markets and economies.

 

SCCG innovative offerings aim to help clients develop a wide array of capabilities to achieve market-leading revenue and profitable growth. They bring together African professionals, businesses, leaders, investors and entrepreneurs to discuss market trends and challenges faced, share ideas and solutions to address economic issues and to accelerate sustainable growth.