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1-3 OCTOBER 2024, GALLAGHER CONVENTION CENTRE, MIDRAND, SOUTH AFRICAEmpowering Women in Mobility | Let’s move!

Join our personal and inclusive programme designed for female mobility professionals to come together, network, and inspire new opportunities.

  • Connect with like-minded professionals, exchange ideas, and build valuable relationships
  • Be inspired, be inspiring to others
  • Structured mentoring sessions will be organized

What is Women in Mobility?

The future of smarter mobility in Africa is not just about technology and infrastructure; it's about people. And at the forefront of this movement are a growing number of inspiring women who are pushing boundaries and advancing how we move people and goods to embrace the new urban era in Africa!

By empowering women and fostering their leadership, we can create a more inclusive, sustainable, and equitable future for smarter mobility in Africa.

JOIN our personal and inclusive programme designed for Female Smarter Mobility professionals to come together, network, and inspire new opportunities.

Women Leading the Charge

Join the ``Women in Smarter Mobility`` panel discussion and explore the crucial role women play in shaping the future of urban transportation. Leading Experts will empower and explore how women within the mobility sector can bridge gender gaps, boost women’s participation, and create a fairer society. Discover innovative strategies, success stories, and solutions to overcome barriers women face in accessing smarter mobility jobs. Don’t miss the chance to shape the future of gender equality and sustainable development. #movingtogether #winingtogether #womenempowerment #countherin


Africa is facing growing challenges – congestion, pollution, and inequitable access to transportation. Integrated urban mobility networks have the potential transform our cities for the better. This movement presents vast job opportunities, particularly for women, but without careful consideration, gender barriers persist. Our discussion examines current opportunities, challenges, and actions needed across policy, finance, and education to build truly integrated and accessible mobility networks.

Who Should Attend?

The audience for the Women in Mobility Breakfast is diverse & inclusive, open to women professionals, entrepreneurs, and leaders across various sectors of the mobility industry, including but not limited to:

  • Public transport and logistics
  • Urban planning and development
  • Manufacturers
  • Automotive
  • Start-Ups
  • Sustainable and alternative transportation solutions
  • Technology and innovation
  • Policy and regulation
  • Government – Department of Transport, Mineral & Resources, Environmental Affairs, Growth & Development Agency, AFTCA, AU, Embassy
  • Non-governmental organisations – ITDP, UNEP, Africa Centre for Cities
  • Research and academia

2023 Programme Outline

  • Women in Mobility Breakfast

07:30 - 08:00 | Registration, Breakfast & Networking

07:30 - 08:00 | Welcome & Opening Reception

08:00 - 08:10 | Scene setting – Why we are all here today?

08:10 - 08:25 | Keynote Address: Breaking The Mould

Breaking Barrier & Bias for Women in Mobility08:25 - 09:25 | Facilitated Open Discussion & Networking

09:25 | Closing Remarks & Vote of Thanks

THANK YOU TO SMARTER MOBILITY AFRICA AND THE TEAM BEHIND, WITH YOUR SUPPORT AND ENCOURAGEMENT WE HAVE SUCCESSFULLY BEGUN THE DISCUSSION FORWARD ON SOUTH AFRICA’S FIRST GIGAFACTORY.

Kamir Lala
Aventure Holdings

2023 WOMEN IN MOBILITY SPONSOR

KTC-ZA enables economic growth in countries we operate in through the development of transport infrastructure. Our transport solutions in Tolling, Traffic and Demand management are delivered through our extensive experience to manage large and complex. Via global parent Kapsch, we access global expertise to deliver excellent investment returns for clients.

‘The SMA summit 2022 went on really well. I got a lead on investment and that is great to hear’

Ivan Kwikiriza CEO & Founder
SafeLori

‘The SMA summit was just phenomenal, the organization and the execution was fantastic’

Rishi Kohli CEO & Co-Founder
Fika Mobility

Thank you to Smarter Mobility Africa and the team behind, with your support and encouragement we have successfully begun the discussion forward on South Africa’s first Gigafactory.

Kamir Lala COO
Aventure Holding

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