YEPI Entrepreneurship Summit 2020
Where Social Entrepreneurs + Change Makers and Technologist + Innovation meet. Held every year, #YESmombasa2020 is a one-day summit 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 event will feature unique learning and networking opportunities to showcase innovation, social impact and collaboration in the Kenya’s only port city.
BUSINESS TO CUSTOMERS CONNECTION
At #YESMombasa2020, there will be a direct interaction between businesses and customers integrated into the summit.
Interactive Pitching Competition
An opportunity for young entrepreneurs to pitch their startup to a panel of esteemed judges. Judges will positively critique ideas, provide suggestions, and decide on a winning idea.
Inspiring Panel Discussions
Learn from industry leaders and influencers who are leading change in their industries on successful business development for micro, small & medium.
The yepi soko
Where corporates and entrepreneurs can showcase and sell their innovative products and services during an exclusive exhibition to around 200 expected attendees.
sector breakout session
Participants will be divided into 5 breakout sessions focused on Entrepreneurship; Environment; Education; Health; and Blue Economy.
The Summit will engage short plenary sessions with industry leaders from both private and public sector across Africa.
2020 FEATURED Keynote Speakers
Over 30 speakers and panelist covering Entrepreneurship, Technology and Leadership
#YESMombasa2020 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