WOMAN IMPACT SUMMIT program

ZONAS HORARIAS

SCHEDULE

November 8 - 12

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 8th 2021

EUROPE

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MC: Jezabel Artiles, Social Media and Communications Expert


  • 09:00 AM Welcome
    • María Peña, Managing Director at ICEX
    • Nasara Cabrera, General Director of Economic Affairs with Africa of the Government of the Canary Islands
  • 09:10 AMFireside Chat with...
    • Wendy Drukier, Ambassador of Canada to Spain and Andorra
    • Maica Gil, Founder at Heroikka
  • 09:25 AM Panel: Ways to Support Female Entrepreneurship in Europe and Spain
    • Mod: Carla Velayos, Director of Training and Information Division of PROEXCA-Government of the Canary Islands
    • Paloma Cabrera, Director at Cabrera Management Consultants
    • Maria Torres Duran, Commercial Policy and International Relations Technician at CEOE (The Spanish Confederation of Business Organizations)
    • Teresa Alarcos, Founder and President of the W Startups Community, Vice President of Esade Cultural, Innovation Alumni Club and member of the Diversity and University Commissions at Alastria Blockchain Consortium.
    • Mar Gómez González, Deputy Director of Evaluation and Statistical Analysis at ICEX
    • María Gómez del Pozuelo, CEO at Womenalia
  • 09:55 AM Pitch Session: Women Entrepreneurs’ Projects
    • Presenta: Sonia Garcia Fariña, CEO at Senet Consultores
    • Projects will be selected from Heroikka’s Open Call campaign
  • 10:25 AM Break
  • 10:35 AM Workshop: Tools to Build you Social Media Strategy
    • Maria Garcia, Director at Marak Digital Marketing
  • 11:05 AM Panel: The Impact of International Trade on Gender Equality
    • Mod: Teresa Guillén, Founder at Mujer Exportadora
    • Carmen Sanz, President at Norwegian Chamber of Commerce in Spain.
    • Paloma Marin, European Regional Director at WEConnect International
    • Jacqueline Salguero Huaman, Associate Economic Affairs Officer, ITC SheTrades
  • 11:35 AM International Initiatives - Technovation and Academy of Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) Europe
    • Program Manager (Academy for Women Entrepreneurs)
      • Presenter: MaryAnn Robinson, U.S. State Department - Senior 
      • Judit Camargo, ​​CEO and Founder of Roka Furadada (Spain)
      • Oksana Savytska, CEO and Founder of 4fm (Ukraine)
      • Helena Bartošová, Creator of Filharmoniste (Czech Republic)
      • Uarda Begaj, Founder of Hana Vintage (Albania)
      • Zlatina Georgieva, Founder of 365 Ideas (Bulgaria)
      • Joana Frazão Duarte, Founder of Behen (Portugal)
    • Technovation Canarias Presentations
      • GlutApp by Lost In the Atlantic
      • Voitheia by Code Lyoko
      • Show me by Techno_Team
  • 12:05 AM Closing

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 9th 2021

LATIN AMERICA

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MC: Daniela Clavijo, Founder at Tack


  • 09:00 AM Welcome
    • Ana Karina Cárdenas López, Business Development Director at Pizzolante and Ambassador at Women Economic Forum Caribe
  • 09:10 AM Fireside Chat ...
    • Mod: Mónica Auz, Cosmetologist, Cosmiatrist and Professional Makeup Artist
    • Hugo Ojeda, Executive Director of the Business School of the Quito Chamber of Commerce
    • Eduardo Moreno, Head of the Business School of the Quito Chamber of Commerce
  • 09:25 AM Panel: Types of Funding for your Business/Project in LATAM
    • Mod: Marcela (March) Gutierrez, CEO and Founder of LAMARCH
    • Anna Raptis, Founder & Managing Partner at Amplifica Capital
    • Karla Gallardo, CEO at VIWALA
    • Alejandra Cruz Cuevas, Communications and Institutional Relations Manager at Financiera Confianza S.A.A.
  • 09:55 AM Pitch Session: Women Entrepreneurs’ Projects
    • Presenter: Pino Kyri, President at Asociación Heroikka
    • Projects will be selected from Heroikka’s Open Call campaign
  • 10:25 AM Break
  • 10:35 AM Workshop: Actionable checklist for all digital businesses
    • Miyuki Kasahara, Creative Production, Marketing Strategist and Mentor for Entrepreneurs. Co-founder at Pretty Busy Club
  • 11:05 AM Panel: International Initiatives - Organizations that Offer Support to Women Entrepreneurs in LATAM
    • Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) in LATAM:
      • Presenter: Amelia Shaw, U.S. State Department - Academy for Women Entrepreneurs Team Lead
      • Silveria Cutipa, Founder of Suma Qhana Jabones Kolla (Bolivia)
      • Yurena Manfugás, Founder of BarbarA's Power (Cuba)
      • Angie Rodriguez, CEO of The Larimar Shop (Dominican Republic)
      • Alba Germán, Founder of Alba's Bakery (El Salvador)
      • Nayely Moreno, Founder of Yojoa Chocolate (Honduras)
    • VIWALA
      • Presenter: Guenda Lau, Head of Strategic Alliances at VIWALA
      • Raquel Aguirre, Co-Founder at La Cana
      • Itzel Suárez, CEO at Grupo Murlota
      • Patricia Garza, Co-Founder at HUA
    • Pretty Busy Club
    • Presenter: Luz González, Co-Founder and CEO at Pretty Busy Club
      • Eviel Taveras, Founder of Eva’s Garden
      • Mabel Moscoso, Founder of Arquibusco
      • Alexandra Zapata, Founder of Z|Work
    • Women Palante
      • Rossana Rodriguez, Founder at DMV College Consulting
      • Irma Chavez, Founder and CEO atLa Neta
      • Marlyn Suarez, Founder and President at Family Power Rising
      • Patricia Casteneda, Fundadora de To Be Empowered
  • 12:15 PM Closing

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 10th 2021

NORTH AMERICA AND THE WORLD

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MC: Maica Gil, Founder at Heroikka


  • 09:00 AM Welcome
    • Enrique Lores, President & CEO at HP
  • 09:10 AM Fireside Chat...
    • Yanire Braña, President at MET Community
    • Maica Gil, Founder at Heroikka
  • 09:25 AM Panel: Types of Funding to Close the Gender Gap
    • Mod: Shannyn A. Smith, MBA. Founder at The Capital Boutique and Innovator in Residence, MIT Innovation Initiative
    • Catherine Gray, Producer/Author/Podcast Host and Founder at SheANGELinvestors.com
    • M. Jaione Maiz, Principal at Anzu Partners
    • Wendy Ryan, CEO at Kadabra
  • 09:55 AM Pitch Session: Women Entrepreneurs’ Projects
    • Projects will be selected from Heroikka’s Open Call campaign
  • 10:25 AM Break
  • 10:35 AM Workshop: How to DIY your MVP with No-Code Sprints
    • Sisa Lleses, Founder, at Design Off The Boat
    • 11:05 AM Panel: Women in the Workforce and Programs Supporting our Entrepreneurial Efforts
    • Mod: Laura DelaFuente, Global Director of Workplace Experience at HP
    • Joselle Deocampo-Gautam, Chief of Staff at LinkedIn
    • Jennifer LeBlanc, Founder at Changing Tides Movement
    • Baiba Žiga, Strategic Initiatives Director at Wonder Woman Tech
  • 11:35 AM Panel: International Initiatives - Women Creating Impact in their Communities
    • Mod: Maica Gil, Founder at Heroikka
    • Pashtana Dorani, Founder and Executive Director at LEARN Afghanistan
    • Sarahi Espinoza Salamanca, Founder and CEO at Dreamers Roadmap
    • Mahsa Hakimi, #MeToo Iran
    • Emily Edenshaw, President and CEO at Alaska Native Heritage Center
  • 12:05 AM Closing

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 11th 2021

ASIA

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MC: Jenna Fuentes, Partnerships & Program Management Consultant


  • 00:00 AM Welcome
    • Dr. Aparajita Jeedigunta, PhD. Coach, Diversity and Inclusion Consultant, Author
  • 00:20 AM Mental Health: Tips for Women Entrepreneurs
    • Cheryl (Yi Mei) Leong, Founder at Leading with Consciousness
  • 00:35 AM Fireside Chat...
    • Melinda Epler, Founder and CEO at Change Catalyst
    • Dr. Tina Allton, Founder and President at Nations of Women
  • 01:05 AM Pitch Session: Women Entrepreneurs’ Projects
    • Projects will be selected from Heroikka’s Open Call campaign
  • 01:35 AM Break
  • 01:45 AM Workshop: The Right Mindset for Getting Funding
    • Agnes Piloz, Facilitator Blueprint For Success - Business Development
    • Manager - MBA - Humanist Strategist
  • 02:15 AM Fireside Chat...
    • Maria Jose Monferrer Freire, Founder at AIVERSE
  • 02:25 AM International Initiatives
    • Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) in Asia
    • Presenter: Amelia Shaw, U.S. State Department - Academy for Women Entrepreneurs Team Lead
    • Mina Wu, Founder of Legere Co., Ltd. (Taiwan)
    • Maryam Iqbal, Founder of Global Nomad (Pakistan)
    • Hazian Ghazali, Founder of BeeBudz Honey (Malaysia)
    • Sala Josephine Stowers-Kolo, Founder of Fanua Samoa (New Zealand)
    • Minushri Madhumita, Founder of ThinkRaw India (India)
    • Somruthai Thitathammo (Peace), Founder of Sassion Studios (Thailand)
  • 02:55 AM Closing

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 12th 2021

AFRICA

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MC: Lidia Monzón, Mentor, Speaker, Author. ASEME Canarias. SHE Ambassador for the Canary Islands.


  • 08:00 AM Welcome
    • Sergio Lloret, Presidente del Excmo. Cabildo Insular de Fuerteventura
  • 08:10 AM Fireside Chat...
    • Ana Hernández, Manager at Casa África
    • Baroness Paulette Kporo, CEO de the Business Executive Ghana
  • 08:25 AM Panel: The Importance of Europe-Africa territorial cooperation
    • Mod: Carlos David Gutiérrez Robaina, Director at AFRIMAC Project, Cabildo de Fuerteventura
    • Lola García Martínez, 1st Vice President and Counselor of the Presidency, Planning, Finance, Economic Promotion, Employment and Environmental Sustainability of the Cabildo de Fuerteventura
    • Juan Rafael Zamora, Deputy Minister of Foreign Action of the Government of the Canary Islands
  • 08:55 AM Pitch Session: Women Entrepreneurs’ Projects
    • Projects will be selected from Heroikka’s Open Call campaign
  • 09:25 AM Break
  • 09:35 AM Panel: Funding Entrepreneurship
    • Mod: Jihen Boutiba, General Secretary of BUSINESSMED
    • Larisa Akrofie, Mastercard Foundation
    • Mar Casanova, Foundation INCYDE
  • 10:05 AM Panel: Territorial and International Cooperation AFRIMAC 2
    • Mod: Carlos David Gutiérrez Robayna, Director at AFRIMAC Project, Cabildo de Fuerteventura
    • Maria Tarancon Sanz, Head of Development Cooperation Projects in Africa and Asia
    • Elena Perez, Projects and International Cooperation at Radio ECCA
    • Tamara Silva, Entrepreneur at Guinea BISSAU
    • Lara Ferrero Gómez, IMAAC Project at Cape Verde
  • 10:35 AM Panel: International Initiatives
    • Academy of Women Entrepreneur (AWE) in Africa
    • Presenter: Robin Holzhauer, U.S. State Department - Diplomat/Senior Adviser
    • Bolupe Adebiyi, Founder of Cotton Loops (Nigeria)
    • Uduak Odungide (Nigeria)
    • Chantelle de Bruyn, Founder of Buttercup Farmhouse (South Africa)
    • Lucy Msukwa, Founder and CEO of Uchembere Wabwino Maternity Clinic (Malawi)
    • Kahdidiatou Diedhiou, con Diek Musoor (Senegal)
  • 11:00 AM Closing