The Summit continued on the 21st of March at the Civic Centre with the theme ‘UNLEASH YOUR WOW FACTOR!’ The full day Summit included straight talk segments, workshops, fitness sessions and ‘The Tycoon’s Nest’ –where brave participants delivered an elevator pitch before a panel of industry leaders and economic influencers and won various prizes including sponsorship, mentorship and empowerment materials.
The Global Possibilities Summit delivered a rich array of speakers including Chief Dr. Ibe Kachikwu (Executive Vice Chairman- Exxon Mobil), Bola Adesola (MD, Standard Chartered Bank) Nimi Akinkugbe (MD/CEO BestMan Games), Bukky George (MD/CEO HealthPlus), Patrick E. Nwakogo (MD/CEO Dale Carnegie Nigeria Intl), Oke Maduewesi (MD/CEO Zaron Cosmetics Intl), Dr. Ola Orekunrin (Founder, Flying Doctors), Uju Irukwu (MD/CEO Chapel Hill Denham Women’s Fund) and Michelle McKinney Hammond internationally renowned author and speaker. They spoke on various topics ranging from Possibilities in Action, Mentorship in Action while sharing their various experiences on the journey from aspiration to significance.
The Inspired Women of Worth (iWOW) Network is in its 5th year and has since inception held its Global Possibilities Summit in the first quarter of the year. This summit is in line with the iWOW Network’s vision to “Inspire, Enlighten, Encourage, Empower and Connect women to their best selves and with each other to accomplish a world of good’’ and therefore is an avenue for women (and men) to come and hear from people who have thrived in their chosen areas of endeavour in spite of hardships or situations that were deemed impossible. The Global Possibilities Summit always provides an opportunity for mentorship and sometimes seed capital for budding entrepreneurs.
The summit was headline sponsored by Fine & Country W.A. and proudly supported by Access Bank, Mobos Fashion, Green Butterfly, Emisara, KTE, Teeky Arena, Zaron, Trinitas Lifestyle, Jewel by Lisa, Chapel Hill Denham Women’s fund and Media partners include Hello Magazine, BellaNaija, Gem Woman, Genevieve and other associate partners.
The Possibilities Summit for 2016 has been slated for Friday & Saturday, 25th-26th April, 2016, in the interim, look out for information regarding the Dazzle Breakfast Series (a subsidized inspirational and empowerment session) of the iWOW Network which takes place every quarter and the iWOW No-Nonsense Goal Setting Workshops coming to a destination near you!