Women in Travel: Good for business and business for good: the rise in entrepreneurship combining purpose and profit!

Women in Travel: Good for business and business for good: the rise in entrepreneurship combining purpose and profit!

10 Apr 2019, 14:30 - 15:30

Inspire Theatre

Women in Travel returns to WTM Africa in 2019 with its focus on gender empowerment, entrepreneurship, travel and tourism.

The event will follow its successful structure that combines a panel debate, with group mentoring and networking to ensure attendees access inspirational speakers, hands-on advice through mentoring and have an opportunity to meet with their peers and share challenges, opportunities and learning.

Watch this space for more information and announcement on confirmed speakers and mentors and how to book your place at the mentoring session!

Make sure you do not miss the opportunity to talk to some amazing professionals from all backgrounds who will make available their expertise and experience to give you a deeper insight into this all important entrepreneurship topic. 

Panel Debate

Women in Travel will gather female and male entrepreneurs, funders and more to discuss relevant issues around entrepreneurship, setting up, growing and scaling a business particularly as women owners.  


  • Alessandra Alonso



    Women in Travel CIC

    WTMA and Women in Travel Networking Event As always, the event will conclude with some great networking. Refreshments will be available and we will...

  • Barbara Stewart


    Executive Manager: Strategic Relations & Human Resource

    V&A Waterfront

    Barbara Stewart is the Executive Manager: Strategic Relations and Human Resources at the V&A Waterfront, one of South Africa’s most iconic and...

  • Nabwire Valarie


    Project Manager

    Marhaba Holidays.

    Nabwire Valarie  is a young passionate, creative and innovative professional. Driven by the need to give back, she takes pride in giving her best in...

  • Cindy Panou



    Jolinaiko Eco Tours

    Since 2003, I have been living in Ghana where I gained working experience in the health and development sector in urban and rural parts of the...

  • Mmamodise Madiope


    Partnerships and Project Manager


    Mmamodise is currently driving projects under Airbnb's $1mil commitment to invest in inclusive tourism growth on the African continent. Mmamodise led...

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