Zambia Agenda

19th June 2019


Session 1 – Venture Capital Challenges and Opportunities

8:00 am - 8:30 am

Coffee and Registration

8:30 am - 8:45 am

Welcome Remarks

8:45 am - 9:30 am

Discussion

Barriers facing SME's in accessing VC Capital and barriers foreign VC firms face in entering Zambia

Moderator

Speakers

9:30 am - 10:00 am

Access to Capital for Female Entrepreneurs

MORNING TEA AND NETWORKING BREAK

Session 2 – Entrepreneur and SME Showcase

10:30 am - 11:15 am

Showcasing a selection of frowth-orientated SME’s from Impact Capital

Moderators

11:15 am - 12:00 pm

Showcasing a selection of SME’s and Entreprenuers from 4IP Group

Moderator

Speakers

12:00 pm - 12:10 pm

The opportunity for Bioenergy in Zambia

12:10 pm - 12:20 pm

Working towards a National Advisory Board on Impact Investing in Zambia

  • Austin Mwape Chairperson - Global Steering Group for Impact Investing Taskforce & Stanbic Bank

12:20 pm - 12:30 pm

Closing Remarks and Introduction to the Innovate4Water Programme

LUNCH AND NETWORKING BREAK

Session 3 – Waterpreneurs Presents: Innovate4Water

2:00 pm - 2:40 pm

Introduction and Keynote Addresses on

  • The Situation for Water and Sanitation in Zambia
  • The State of WASH in Lusaka
  • Impact Investing

2:40 pm - 3:20 pm

Pitches by Entrepreneurs for Female and Child-friendly Sanitation and Interactive Session by Waterpreneurs

AFTERNOON TEA AND NETWORKING BREAK

Session 4 – Waterpreneurs Presents: Innovate4Water

4:00 pm - 4:40 pm

Pitches by Entrepreneurs in the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Sectors and Interactive Session by Waterpreneurs

4:40 pm - 5:45 pm

Pitches by Enablers and Investors & Closing Plenary

NETWORKING AND COCKTAIL FUNCTION

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