The two-day event on Jan 12&13 at Hilton Addis will encourage Ethiopian change agents to continue serving their best potential for Ethiopia’s current and future challenges. The event will be in-person and virtual and gather over 200 chosen individuals from the diaspora and local experts from different sectors. It is organized by R&D Group, RBD Consultancy & ORTEC Sports, Prosource HR Solutions, CAWEE, and 251communications.
The event aims to access the shared knowledge of Diasporas & local experts to offer innovative solutions for challenges. The objective is to present the potential of effective collaborations in the current interconnected world and provide pioneering results.
The first day aims to motivate Ethiopians interested in addressing national and regional obstacles with multi-sector partnerships. This event will have a “Hackathon for Change” session in which experts are participating to work together on solving strategic challenges. The challenges selected include areas in the area of Women Leadership, (Social) Entrepreneurship, Talent Development, Skills & Employment, Impact Outsourcing, Sport, and Digital Transformation; areas we have a decade of expertise.
The second day 2 is a tech-driven tour to encourage entrepreneurs to invest in Ethiopia. It is intended to help participants meet like-minded professionals and meet team members leading our Entrepreneurship accelerator programs, academy, HR Excellence, and outsourcing divisions.
The event will be concluded with a networking session for participants to become better acquainted with each other and consider future partnership opportunities. R&D Group is devoted to helping future leaders of Ethiopia succeed by connecting them to opportunities through digital jobs, talent development, and entrepreneurship acceleration. This event contributes to the great need for stakeholders to create demand-driven solutions by experts from all sectors.