On November 2nd, 3rd, and 4th, VC4A and ABAN will be hosting the 9th edition of the Africa Early Stage Investor Summit (#AESIS2022)
AESIS 2022 promises to be a rich networking experience with a highly focused yet varied program.
For investors, by investorsGet inspired by leaders from the Africa startup, innovation and investment industry and join one of the 25 Investor Meetups hosted by leading investor organizations in your city.
2000+ investor attendees
Meet and connect with our verified investor community of 80+ investor speakers. Headlining the Summit are renowned international and local investors – with leading African angels and VC fund managers.
3 days of networking and fun
Exclusive virtual networking and co-investment opportunities
AgendaThis year the three-day Summit will be a mix of virtual components and in-person Investor meetups in 25+ cities worldwide.
Building a bridge between Financial Health and Financial Education
A webinar organised by the e-MFP “From Research to Practice and Back Again” Action Group (AG)
The e-MFP “From Research to Practice and Back Again” Action Group (AG) is conducting a research project on (digital) financial education (FE) and financial health (FH) to build a better understanding of how they have been operationalised and measured by different institutions, and the relationship between FE and FH that can lead to suitable indicators for financial service providers. In this webinar, the AG consultants, Patricia Lopez and Waruguru Ituu will present preliminary results of this research project and Chiara Monticone, Senior Policy analyst at the OECD will share their experience working with FE and its contribution to financial resilience. Additionally, the AG will interact with the audience to get their views on particular aspects of FH and FE.
Max Nino-Zarazua, Consultant (AG co-Head)
Davide Castellani, University of Bergamo (AG co-Head)
Patricia López Rodríguez (AG Consultant)
Waruguru Ituu (AG Consultant)
Chiara Monticone (Senior Policy analyst, OECD)
Time: 4:00 PM Paris | 10:00 AM EST
Have you come across the term gender lens investing or GLI and are curious to learn more? Want to know how to apply a gender lens to your investment cycle or business operations? Wondering what the financial gains of different GLI strategies are? If you answered yes to any of these questions, we’ve got the right session for you!GLI continues to gain prominence among the global investing community, with increasing evidence that GLI is good for business and society. Some of the largest asset management firms have integrated gender into their investment cycle, and the number of gender lens investing funds continues to grow. While gender lens investing is nascent in Bahrain and the region, it is trending upward!In this interactive webinar for investors and companies, the William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan will discuss all the above questions and trends. Spaces are limited so register early!