Wednesday May 2nd


  • DAY 0
  • Networking Activities
  • One-to-One Sessions
  • Panel Discussions
  • Others

  • Registration

    09:00 - 18:00

    Meet our Staff at the Hotel Entrance Lobby as from 9 a.m to for your registration.

  • Welcoming Lunch


    After a long and exhausting flight, attendees are invited for a Welcoming Finger Lunch Buffet in the conference lobby

  • Welcoming remarks

    14:30 - 14:40

    Nicolas Gangloff – VP Africa Dataxis

  • Industry Overview

    14:40 - 15:00

    Sa Eva Nébié – Senior Analyst Africa at Dataxis

  • Digital potential in African Music

    15:00 - 15:45 | Panel Discussion
    • Evolution and growth of African music
    • Factors influencing the consumption of music
    • Digital platforms distribution: pricing, competition and piracy
  • Coffee break

    15:45 - 16:15
  • Power of African Women in the Media

    16:15 - 17:00 | Panel Discussion

    Stereotype threat is responsible for knocking the self-confidence of women and girls, but role models can turn the trend on its head. These amazing women will share their hard-won knowledge and offer the opportunity to learn from their business successes and mistakes. They will focus on the highlights, roadblocks and victories that are often unique to women business owners.

  • Cocktail

    18:30 - 20:00

    A sip of glamour on the beach, under the Bedouin tent! Our muses, Peace Hyde, Chinenye Jeanne Nnoli, Anita Erskine & Delmwa Deshi will be enchanting the venue as you enjoy your cocktail by opening up on how they became who they are today.

    Hosted by

    BMS new
  • Dinner

    20:00 - 21:30

    Enjoy a scrumptious buffet dinner specially designed by the Chef in a very exotic bedouin setting.

    Hosted by

    BMS new
  • After-party

    21:30 - 22:30

    Get ready to rock the after party with special artist from South Africa, featuring ChianoSky. A mix of seductive jazzy pop has seen her racing up the airplay charts in South Africa, showcasing her as one of South Africa’s most exciting, fresh and talented new discoveries.