Unveiling the Founders Table Conference!

Female Entrepreneurs Connect @ the Rise & Lead Summit
14-15 September, 2023

Connect. Collaborate. Create

Connecting Female Entrepreneurs to Limitless Opportunities

Founder Table Club members

Welcome to the Female Founders Conference @ the Rise & Lead Summit – this is a specially curated programme which is designed to create a platform for aspiring and established women entrepreneurs to make impactful connections, foster collaboration, and stimulate opportunities for growth.

This conference brings together an incredible line-up of business leaders, female entrepreneurs and industry experts to share their wealth of experience and knowledge.

At the heart of the Founders Table Conference is a commitment to supporting the journey of women entrepreneurs and small business owners. We understand the unique challenges and opportunities of entrepreneurship, especially for women. We aim to equip you with the tools, knowledge, and networks to elevate your business. 

This transformative conference is set to take place at the stylish and centrally-located NH Hotel in The Hague, Netherlands. If you’re unable to join us in-person, don’t worry, we’ve got you covered with a top-notch virtual attendance option, ensuring you can participate wherever you are in the world.

Beyond networking with industry pioneers, attendees can look forward to practical workshops, insightful panel discussions, and powerful keynote addresses. By the end of the day, you’ll walk away with tangible strategies, fresh perspectives, and a network of inspiring women entrepreneurs ready to support you on your business journey.

Meet Our Speakers

Ebere Akadiri


Stefan Tonnon

Co-Founder YS Talent Consultancy

Seun Toye-Kayode

Vice President, Head of Launch With GS EMEA at Goldman Sachs, London

Anna Molnár

Anna Molnár

Business Coach At Blossom Empowering Events

Jody Samuels Ike

Jody Samuels Ike

Global Brand Director, Portfolio Scotch & Gordon's Gin, Diageo

Afolake Oyinloye

Afolake Oyinloye

News Anchor, Euronews Group

Bisera Savoska

CEO & Founder of Savion Ray

Unzela Haider

Founder of Thrive Qube

Ingrid van der Zalm

Director of Marketing, West District, Europe, UPS

Adebola Kupoluyi

Head of Operational Services for Africa, American Tower Corporation & Executive Secretary, Rise & Lead Women

Yemi Jackson

Founder/CEO Engage Transform

Mary Jane Roy


Priya Jajoo

Priya Jajoo

Founder and CEO of Juwelina Paris

Jessica M van Dop DeJesús

Jessica M van Dop DeJesús

Founder & Editor, The Dining Traveler

Detailed Schedule (Time CEST):

9:00 - 10:00 : Registration & Networking – Kick-start the day by mingling with fellow attendees, speakers, and exhibitors over a welcome drink.

10:00 - 12:00 : Opening Keynote and Panel Discussion – Opportunity to join the Rise & Lead Summit and get inspired by insightful keynote address and panel discussions.

12:00 - 13:30 : Networking Lunch– Relish a thoughtfully-curated menu while deepening connections and engaging in inspiring discussions with fellow attendees.

13:30 - 14:00 : Panel Discussion: "Breaking Barriers: Navigating the Entrepreneurship Landscape as a Woman" – Gain insights from successful women entrepreneurs about overcoming challenges and seizing opportunities in business.

14:00 - 14:30 : Workshop: "Securing Your Business Future: Accessing Funding Opportunities" – how to secure funding for your ventures through pitching

14:00 - 15:00 : Workshop –"How To Harness and Share Your Brand's Story" - You will learn how to craft a business brand story that resonates with and engages your target audience.

12:00 - 1:30 : Opportunity to join the main summit

DAY 2 - Founders Table Conference @ Rise & Lead Summit

10:30 - 11:15 : Workshop: "Work-Life Integration: Strategies for maintaining a healthy balance, setting boundaries, and managing stress as a female founder.

11:15 - 12:00 : Workshop: Harnessing the Power of Social Media: Practical Strategies for Business Growth" - In this workshop, participants will learn effective strategies for utilising the LinkedIn platform to promote their brand, engage with customers, and drive sales.

12:00 - 13:30 : Networking Lunch– unwind after a power-packed day with a networking lunch

13:30 - 14:15 : How To Attract Corporate Clients: A Guide for Female Founders

14:30 - 15:30 : Opportunity to join the main Summit

15:30 - 4:00 : Closing - Wrap-up with key learnings and inspirational messages at the Rise & Lead Summit Plenary.


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