SEWF 2019

Programme



If you are in a hurry, please download the programme here.

Please use the app to book your seat in the ‘bookable’ or optional sessions. Please note that, as the number of available seats in some of the optional sessions is very limited, unless you book in advance using the app, attendance will be based on first-come basis.


DAY 1 / Wednesday, Oct 23



Registration

09.30 – 12.45


Social enterprise movie screenings

09.30 – 10.30 | optional session


Showcasing African Youth

10.30 – 11.30 | optional session

Chair: Kassie Kashulwe, Challenges Group

Speakers:
Blayne Tesfaye, Truluv Granola (Ethiopia)
Danait Tilahun, RISE Programme (Ethiopia)
Vivian Achan, Challenges Group (Uganda)
Kevine Kagirimpundu, UZURI K&Y (Rwanda)


Social enterprise and social entrepreneurship global mapping

10.30 – 11.30 | optional session

Chair: Owen Dowsett, British Council (UK)

Speakers:
Belinda Goldsmith, Thomson Reuters Foundation (global)
Maeve Curtin, Social Enterprise World Forum (global)
Dan Gregory, Social Enterprise UK (UK)


Lunch and networking

11.30 – 12.45


Opening Ceremony

13.00 – 14.30


Full Plenary

Social enterprises leading the way in tackling inequality

14.30 – 15.45

Chair: Lauren Sears, Common Good Solutions (Canada)

Speakers:
Bruktawit Tigabu, Whiz Kids Workshop (Ethiopia)
Lord Victor Adebowale CBE, Turning Point/Social Enterprise UK (UK)
Sara Eklund, Noble Cup (Ethiopia)


Coffee, networking and exhibition

15.45 – 16.15


Full Plenary

Tech for Good – realising the potential for social change

16.15 – 17.30

LAUNCH: NEXT GEN RESEARCH ETHIOPIA LAUNCH
16.10 – 16.20

Chair: Perry Manross, SAP (global)

Speakers:
Regina Honu, Soronko Solutions (Ghana)
Nikki Germany, Copia (Kenya)
Betelhem Dessie, iCog (Ethiopia)