A 3 day event, held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia in November 2020.
The Summit will feature the Grand finale of the Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative (ANPI) program: The Africa’s Business Heroes show, conferences, master-classes, workshops, exhibition booths and a gala award ceremony where the 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize winners of the ANPI program will be announced.
The Africa’s Business Heroes show is the culminating event of the ANPI program. The show is a mix of entertainment and education with the 10 finalists pitching four renowned business icons including Jack Ma, the Founder of Alibaba & the Jack Ma Foundation. The pitch occurs in front of a televised audience and the show is subsequently distributed across Africa via major television networks and free to air stations.
The ANPI Conference will feature a range of dynamic panels featuring global leaders; inspiring entrepreneurs; practical workshops geared at providing key skills and insights to entrpereneurs; networking sessions; roundtable discussions, and masterclasses. The conference is designed to bring together key stakeholders in Africa's entrepreneurial ecosystem to discuss policy, trends, innovation and required action to enable and propel entrepreneurship. It is also structured to provide a forum for young entrepreneurs to network with VCS, Investors and to attend workshops that will equip them with practical skills and insights.