SEPTEMBER 25 – 27, 2017 AT THE BELDI COUNTRY CLUB – MARRAKESH

Global leaders committed together for Africa.

WHO ARE WE ?
Women in Africa Club is a global network of leaders, women and men, working together for a new governance on the African continent. We lay the groundwork for new business models by helping African and international companies identify influential African women of today and tomorrow, and by supporting African entrepreneurship for women.

WHAT IS WIA CLUB ANNUAL SUMMIT ABOUT ?
The WIA Club will hold its first annual summit at the Beldi Country Club in Marrakesh from September 25 to 27, 2017. More than 300 leaders – women and men – will discuss the theme «Investing for better governance with African women».

WIA CLUB ANNUAL SUMMIT 2017 PROGRAM

The WIA CLUB ANNUAL SUMMIT is a defining moment every year in September wherein African and international leaders, meet to exchange and build solutions towards African women’s economic empowerment and enhanced role in governance.

What to expect ? 3 reasons to join.

LEADERS

A unique opportunity to gather and act with international stakeholders within your sector, gaining in business opportunities, knowledge and network.

Access the membership database and identify the next generation of leading African women and change-makers shaping the Africa of tomorrow.

TOPICAL SUBJECTS

Exchange and build actionable solutions for women’s role in key sectors for Africa’s development. Commit, engage audiences and gain visibility in Africa and beyond.

WIA CLUB BOARD MEMBERS, AMBASSADORS & SPEAKERS

TRAVEL AND LOGISTICS

We are looking forward to welcoming you to Women In Africa Club Annual Summit ! Below is some information to assist you as you make your traval arrangements.

Please note that the Women In Africa Club Annual Summit will take place in two places :

  • Monday 25th September from 10 am to 12 pm: Pre-opening session dedicated to Social and Solidarity Economy, open to the public – Amphitheater of the Faculty of Sciences of Cadi Ayyad University, 112 Boulevard Abdelkrim Al Khattabi, Marrakech;
  • From Monday 25th September at 2pm to Wednesday 27th September at 5pm: WIA Annual Summit, reserved for members and partners of the project – Beldi Country Club, KM6 route du Barrage, BP 210, Marrakech.

Please, note that you can reach our location through Marrakech-Menara International Airport (RAK) and Mohammed V Casablanca International Airport (CMN).

Marrakech-Menara International Airport (RAK)

Direct flights from: France (Paris CDG and Orly, Beauvais, Montpellier, Bordeaux, Nice, Nantes, Lyon, Marseille, Toulouse, Lille, Strasbourg), Vienna, London, Brussels, Amsterdam, Milan, Rome, Genève, Zurich, Madrid, Barcelona, ​​Frankfurt, Berlin … (non exhaustive list).

Companies: Air Arabia, Air France, British Airways, EasyJet, Iberia, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, Ryanair, Transavia, TUI fly … (non exhaustive list).

Mohammed V Casablanca International Airport (CMN)

Direct flights from: Europe, Africa (Algeria, Tunisia, Benin, Burkina Faso, Congo Brazzaville, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, Togo, Kenya), World (New York)… (non exhaustive list).

From Casablanca Airport to Marrakesh :
By plane: 50 minutes – only served by Royal Air Maroc (about 5 flights per day)
By train: about 5 hours – http://www.oncf.ma/
By car: about 2:30 hours
Very useful site to find the best flights / prices / connections: https://www.skyscanner.fr/

HOSTEL ROOM
PRICE
EUROS / NIGHT
DISTANCE
FROM BELDI
CONTACT FOR
RESERVATION
SOFITEL Standard room
190
Bed & Breakfast
8 km – 15 min
Mohamed
H3569-SL1@sofitel.com
PULLMAN Standard room
96
Bed & Breakfast
17 km – 30 min Zazou
H3000@accor.com
NOVOTEL Standard room
75
Bed & Breakfast
8 km – 15 min Adil
H6218-fo@accor.com
BELDI COUNTRY CLUB Standard room
155
Bed & Breakfast
FULL
IBIS Standard room
38
Bed only
9 km – 16 min Jalila
H2034-GM@accor.com

If you need a visa, please apply as soon as possible.
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How to become
a member ?

Members’ recruitment is firstly done through WIA founders, WIA board members, WIA ambassadors and WIA chapter heads: new members are invited to join the community through our team, our board members, our ambassadors.

Membership enables members to attend the WIA Annual Summit as well as WIA Club gatherings. Interested individuals or organizations, may contact Caroline at contact@wia-club.com to become a member and join the community.

WIA CLUB PARTNERS

Partnering and commiting to act for sectorial and governance developments through Women in Africa is a unique opportunity to gather and act with international stakeholders within your sector, gaining in business opportunities, network and visibility. If interested by the event, you might want to contact us.

Founding partners

Roland Berger

Premium partners

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Strategic partners

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Philanthropy partners

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Annual Meeting Partners

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Knowledge partners

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Media Partners

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Corporate Club Members

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