Leading Change through
Strategic Collaboration.

11th September 2020
8am-2pm

The 11th edition of the virtual annual CEO Forum 2020

Join prominent leaders and engage with a network of Uganda’s top leading CEOs and top executives from the most successful corporations and tech companies, along with innovation experts, fast-growing startups, investors from every industry.

CEO Summit 2020 gathers the men and women who are guiding some of the country’s biggest companies into the future. Our speakers discuss the biggest challenges in business today, from and disruption to employee expectations.

What to expect

This event will offer a highly experiential and innovative environment, designed to give you the skill sets and mindset to bring your vision to life and drive your organization forward faster.

Built around highly interactive panel discussions, keynote sessions, innovative showcases, coupled with the chance to rub shoulders with titans, thinkers, and doers of every industry, the summit will be energetic, positive, and engaging, challenging traditional thinking and fast-forwarding you to the future.

What to expect

This event will offer a highly experiential and innovative environment, designed to give you the skill sets and mindset to bring your vision to life and drive your organization forward faster.

Built around highly interactive panel discussions, keynote sessions, innovative showcases, coupled with the chance to rub shoulders with titans, thinkers, and doers of every industry, the summit will be energetic, positive, and engaging, challenging traditional thinking and fast-forwarding you to the future.

Speakers

SAMUEL ADELA YALEW

Uganda Country Head, Mastercard Foundation

DR. PETER KIMBOWA

Country Team Leader, CEO Summit Uganda

JAPHETH KAWANGUZI

Country Team Leader, The Innovation Village

H.E Rosa Malango

UN Resident Coordinator in Uganda

DMITRY POZHIDAEV

Head Of Office, United Nations Capital Development Fund Uganda

PAMELA MBABAZI

Chairperson, National Planning Authority

WIM VANHELLEPUTTE

CEO, MTN Uganda

MUMBA KALIFUNGWA

Managing Director, Absa Uganda

ALVIN MBUGUA

Managing Director, Uganda Breweries Limited

KENNETH LEGESI

CFA, Managing Partner/Chief Investment Officer, Ortus Africa Capital

VINCENT TUMWIJUKYE

Chief Executive Officer, Future Link Technologies

MAXIME DIEUDONNE

Co-Founder, Safeboda Uganda

MODUPE TAYLOR PEARCE

CEO, Breakfast Club Africa

ANTHONY KITUUKA

Executive Director, Equity Bank Uganda

Leading Change through
Strategic Collaboration

This event will offer a highly experiential and innovative environment, designed to give you the skill sets and mindset to bring your vision to life and drive your organization forward faster.

Built around highly interactive panel discussions, keynote sessions, innovative showcases, coupled with the chance to rub shoulders with titans, thinkers, and doers of every industry, the summit will be energetic, positive, and engaging, challenging traditional thinking and fast-forwarding you to the future.

Program of the Day

8:00 am – 8:15 am

Sponsorship Adverts and Videos

  • Sponsor Logos and Main Artwork
  • Video (Digital Disruption)

8:15 am – 8:35 am

Welcome Remarks
Dr. Peter Kimbowa, Team Leader, CEO Summit Uganda

8.35 am – 8.40 am

Video: Absa Bank TVC (1)

8.40 am – 9.00 am

The Future of Start-Ups in Uganda
The Journey of Innovation Village (How Do They Raise Funds and Grow, Proof of Concept, Prototyping and Scaling)
Leveraging Corporate Sector Partnerships


Japheth Kawanguzi, Team Leader, The Innovation Village

9.00 am – 9.05 am

Video: The CEO Apprenticeship Program

9.05 am – 9.20 am

Enhancing the Skills and Capacity of Young Entrepreneurs – Post COVID-19 Pandemic

Anthony Kituuka, Executive Director, Equity Bank Uganda

9.20 am – 9.25 am

Video: Start Up Showcase (1)

9.25 am – 9.40 am

How Can Corporate Uganda Promote Innovation Led Entrepreneurs Among the Youth?

Mumba Kalifungwa, Managing Director, ABSA Uganda

9.40 am – 9.45 am

Video: The Innovation Village AD

9.45 am – 10.00 am

How Can Corporate East Africa Structure, Mentor and Deliver Investment Initiatives Aligned To the Needs of Young Entrepreneurs?

Dmitry Pozhidaev, Head of Office, United Nations Capital Development Fund Uganda

10.00 am – 10.05 am

Video: Start Up Showcase (2) 

10.05 am – 10.20 am

Direction of Recovery of the Economy and Government Priority Focus on the Youth

Pamela Mbabazi, Chairperson, National Planning Authority

10.20 am – 10.25 am

Video: Start Up Showcase (3)

10.25 am – 10.40 am

Leadership for the African Century 

Modupe Taylor Pearce, CEO, Breakfast Club Africa 

10.40 am – 10:45 am

Video: Start Up Showcase (4)

10.45 am – 11:00 am

How Data Is Going To Be the Nerve Center For Creating Innovation-Led Entrepreneurship

Wim Vanhelleputte, Chief Executive Officer, MTN Uganda 

Later Introduce the Keynote Speaker Samuel Adela Yalew, Uganda Country Head of MasterCard Foundation

11.00 am – 11.05 am

Video: Absa Bank TVC (2)

11.05 am – 11.25 am

Keynote: Leading Strategic Change through Collaboration 

Samuel Yalew Adela , Country  Head of MasterCard Foundation 

11.25 am – 11.30 am

Video: Start Up Showcase (5)

11.30 am – 12.40 pm

Panel Discussion: Building win-win partnerships in corporate startup collaboration 

  • Emerging Opportunities For Businesses Through Startup – Corporate Collaboration  
  • How To Establish Mutually Beneficial Partnerships With Entrepreneurs 

Moderator: Kenneth Legesi, Chief Investment Officer, Ortus Africa

Speakers:  Samuel Yalew Adela, Country Head of Master Card Foundation 

Vincent Tumwijukye, CEO, Future Link Technologies 

H.E. Rosa Malango, UN Resident Coordinator in Uganda

Maxime Dieudonne, Co-Founder, Safe Boda

12.40 pm – 01.20 pm

Q &A From The Plenary Sessions

1:20 pm – 1.25pm

Video: Motiv AD

01.25 pm – 01.40 pm

Vote of Thanks & Action Commitments
Alvin Mbugua, Managing Director, Uganda Breweries

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