DURBAN – "It will go far in celebrating leading women entrepreneurs who are shaping the agenda of the 4th Industrial Revolution" said Sihle Zikalala, the MEC of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental at The Forbes Woman Africa Leading Women Summit.
The MEC who was one of the speakers at the was commenting on the theme of The Forbes Woman Africa Leading Women Summit, "New Wealth Creators".
The summit brought together guests from various fields including finance, technology, fashion, business and science.
Some of the keynote speakers included international supermodel Naomi Campbell, Former Miss Universe Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters and Minister in the Presidency for the National Planning Commission for Policy and Evaluation Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma.
Many of the speakers highlighted the importance of empowering women in various sectors, spoke about the gender pay disparity, emphasised on the upliftment of women and stressed on the significance of brig in more women into sectors like finance and science.