YEPI Entrepreneurship Summit 2023
Where Social Entrepreneurs + Change Makers and Technologist + Innovation meet.
Held every year, the YEPI Entrepreneurship Summit (#YESmombasa2023) is a one-day structured networking platform for entrepreneurs, innovators, investors, corporate and government leaders who are committed to support and develop an entrepreneurship ecosystem in Mombasa, the second most populous city in Kenya.
The Summit brings together 200 participants to Converge, Network and Learn unique skills and best practises in today's business environment, and identify and leverage opportunities for business from key private and public sector players. The summit will also showcase innovation, social impact and collaboration in the Kenya’s only port city.
Direct interaction between businesses and customers integrated into the summit to help you connect with your target audience and grow your customer base.
PITCH WITH A PURPOSE
Interactive Pitching Competition where budding entrepreneurs pitch their startup to a panel of esteemed judges for a chance to win prizes.
Learn from industry leaders and experts who are leading change in their industries on sustainable entrepreneurship
THE YEPI SOKO
A platform where corporates and entrepreneurs showcase and sell their innovative products and services during an exclusive exhibition.
Sector forums focused on Creative Economy; Technology; Environment; Health and Lifestyle; and Blue Economy.
Short plenary sessions with industry leaders to provide divergent points of view on sustainable entrepreneurship.
PREVIOUS FEATURED Speakers
Over 30 speakers and panelist covering Entrepreneurship, Technology and Leadership
The YEPI Entrepreneurship Summit features a dynamic line up of local and international leaders and influencers who are steering change in their industries on successful business development for micro, small & medium enterprises. Hear their inspiring stories and learn best practices in today’s business environment.
Founder, Dankiz Arts Ltd
Founder, WISE Kenya
YALI Regional Cordinator, USAID Kenya
CEO Kenya Network Information Center
Executive Director, Youth Empowerment Program Initiative
Head of European Continuous Improvement & Sustainability, Haworth, Germany
Patron Swahilipot Hub
Managing Director GDI Africa
CVE Expert & Motivational Speaker
Portfolio Manager, TechBridge Investment
Founder & CEO Innovus Group
Journalist NTV Kenya, Co-Founder Uriel's Mission
Researcher & Entrepreneur Co-Founder Uhired-Me
Public Servant, SME Advisor and Tony Elumelu Entrepreneur Mentor