The Young CEO'S Business Summit 2014 will be hosted at the Dubai World Trade Centre beginning from the 11th of August where young entrepreneurs will gather to discuss the theme "Rethinking Entrepreneurship in fast Changing world: New approaches, Fresh Opportunities".
The summit will have international business men and women converging to discuss new strategies on how to unify global businesses, as well as find ways to enhance and support entrepreneurship globally while focusing on job creation.
While commenting on the goal and rationale for the summit, the co-founder of the Young CEO's Business Forum, Amb. David James Egwu said "the aim of the summit is to exchange ideas and explore potential for business relationship and collaboration". He further asserted that "it is our hope that at the end of the summit, new approaches would be devised to deal with certain challenges confronting global businesses and their CEOs, while exploring new opportunities.
The summit presents a unique opportunity for participants from around the world to explore fresh opportunities in business directions.
Participants are expected from a number of countries, including United Kingdom, Canada, Germany, Poland, China, South Africa, UAE, Ghana, Cameroun, Kenya, and sierra leone, and USA.
While highlighting likely activities at the summit, Tonye Rex Idaminabo, Principal Partner of African Achievers Awards and the Forum's Co-founder said special activities that would be featured in the summit will include the CEO's Prize for Global Corporate Governance, where outstanding young CEOs would be recognised and celebrated for their roles in global economic transformation. According to Rex "Such recognition will motivate and challenge other aspiring CEOs and further create success model worthy of emulation. Rex disclosed further that CEO's boot camp would provide special opportunity for emerging new venture leaders with core insights on foundational knowledge on essential elements of starting and running a big, sustainable enterprise using the right business model.
Aside the boot camp, exhibition opportunities would be available for all registered participants at the event just to enable them position their products and services to the international market.
Other activities line up for the summit include; networking session, breakfast meeting, specialized business strategy training, reception/ dinner with top government officials, investment tours, expert panel based on Question and Answer sessions"
The summit promises to be a world class event that will leave all those who attend with a lasting impression and business relationships that will change their businesses for the best. Invited speakers at the summit will include Mrs. Divine Ndhlukula(Forbes most successful business woman in Africa 2012 and also Chairperson of the Zimbabwe National Chambers of Commerce ZNCC), Ms. Esther Cobbah CEO Stratcomm Africa- Ghana's most successful home grown communications and Reputation Management Company) Mrs. Maha k.Al-Ghunaim, Chairperson & Group Chief Executive Officer of the Global Investment House, Sir Richard Branson (founder and Chairman of Virgin Group), Frank Nweke Jr.(Director General Nigerian Economic Summit Group & former Minister of Youth and Information Federal Republic of Nigeria), Mr Tony Elumelu ( Founder Heirs Holdings Ltd), Lord Alan Sugar Founder Amstrad & Member House of Lords,
Breakdown of the 3-DAYS Summit;
10th of August ARRIVAL
Day 1 , 11 August 2014 Summit Proper
Venue: WORLD TRADE CENTER, DUBAI
Theme: Rethinking Entrepreneurship in a fast changing world New Approaches, Fresh Opportunities.
Networking Session/ Breakfast Meeting
Specialized Business Strategy Training.
Inspire: Expert Panel Q n A Sessions
Day 2, 12th August 2014
· Investment Tour (Dubai Main)· CEO's Boot Camp &
Day 3 , 13th August 2014,
Banquet and Award Ceremony
·CEO's Prize for Global Corporate Governance (Dinner/award night; Dinner with government officials, top business leaders and CEOs sourced from different sectors)
For more information, Sponsorship and Participation kindly visit our website www.ceobusinessforum.com to register.