Beauty Fest Africa

Largest Beauty Conference & Festival in Africa

Who we are

Beauty Fest Africa is a digital platform for beauty entrepreneurs to access knowledge and thrive for economic growth in a digital/virtual space.

We are bringing in experts to speak on diverse fields relating to the beauty industry and to share solutions to present challenges in the African Beauty Community.

The event is virtual which makes interaction with global awarding-winning personas easy. A mentorship and guide for aspiring beauty entrepreneurs is the hallmark of the event.

What We Do

Studies and Research have shown that Beauty Professionals fail in business before startups hit the 5-year mark threshold. We intend to change that narrative and help beauty entrepreneurs create, invent and build sustainable businesses that would stand the test of time.

How we can help

Establishing Sustainability in the business of beauty.

We Host Virtual Events
We bring in experts from diverse fields relating to the beauty industry to share solutions and expertise, on the challenges affecting the African Beauty Communities.

MEET OUR SPEAKERS

Here are our speakers for the 2020 edition of Beauty Fest Africa

To read more about all the speakers, click the link below

What to expect

Beyond the transformational training, here are some other highpoints of the event.

We Connect and Build Brand Partnerships

Our Online Community is an interactive portal connecting Africa’s beauty industry, bringing like minds and opportunities together, in one digital space.

We Celebrate African Enterprise

We believe in celebrating the achievements and milestones of beauty professionals in the beauty industry. We host Award Shows and celebrate brands changing the narrative one step at a time.

We Groom and Build Businesses

We are raising an army of leaders, and inspiring beauty professionals to grow and thrive in the beauty industry. Introducing the Beauty Fest Mentorship Program, which begins at the end of the festival and lasts for a period of three months. It’s is a virtual mentorship program by successful industry professions to help accelerate young and aspiring beauty entrepreneurs.

Award Program

The Beauty Fest Africa Award Show is presented at the end of the Beauty Festival in such categories as Best Humanitarian Service in Beauty, Entrepreneur of the Year, Audience Choice, Woman of the Year, Man of the Year, Best Student Entrepreneur Best Makeup & Special Effects in Film, Best Beauty Content Creator, Beauty Blogger of the Year.

Brands To Watch Out For

We celebrate unsung beauty heroes who are making an impact in their community. The Beauty Fest Africa Brands To Watch Out For is presented every quarter of the year to celebrate and honour young beauty entrepreneurs.

Ready to take your business to the next level?

Event Schedule

July 3rd

12 noon:
Plenary 1: Inspiring Entrepreneurs to Lead , Impact Growth & Thrive

Panelists:
Bimpe Onakoya
Lorraine Dallmeier
Renee Rouleau
Dinma Umeh
Host:Joycee Awosika

3pm
Plenary 2: The Need for Coporate Governance in the Beauty Industry

Panelists:
Barr Adedunmade Onibokun
Barr Derin Fagbure
Ms Marieanne Etim
Mrs Ivie Temitayo
Host: Onajite Odiete

6pm
Business of Beauty Masterclass: Skincare

Panelists:
Joycee Awosika
Tutuuwa Ahwoi
Dr Iphie Abajue
Dr Uju Rapu
Dr Ope Ofodile
Host: Nancy Ndukwe-Ositelu

July 4th

12noon
Plenary 3: Innovative Digital Strategies for Survival

Panelists:
Evans Akanno- disha.ng
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Napunyi Leriari
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Ken Ndubuisi
Host: Oma Ehiri

3pm:
Plenary 4:Building a Sustainable Model & Maintaining Relevance in the Beauty Industry.

Panelists:
Lola's Beauty Mark- US
Regina Tucker- Crumm Skin-US
Dr Uju Rapu- Belfiore- Nigeria
Tutuuwa Ahwoi -Nokware- Ghana
Host: Arami

6pm
MasterClass: Business of Beauty: Make up

Panelists:
Abisola Akintunde-US
Evita Joseph- Ghana
Osamu Ogbonmwan- Dubai
Yanga Beauty- Nigeria
Bregha- Nigeria
Host:

July 5th

12noon
Plenary 5: Empowering Beauty Entrepreneurs through Fintech.

Panelists: Odun Eweniyi- Piggy Vest- Vest- Nigeria
Zainab Abu - Flutterwave Nigeria
Aramide Abe - Naija Startups - Nigeria
Tosin Olaseinde- Money Africa-Nigeria
Host: Debola Lawani
Amanda Debo Balogun

3PM
Masterclass: Business of Beauty: Hair.

Panelists:
Kemi Lewis - KLS Naturals- Nigeria
Tasala HQ- Nigeria
Opaglamz- Canada
Host: WuraSecretHair

5PM
Business of Beauty: Nail Care

Panelists:
Ameera- Amali Cosmetics- Abuja
Veronica Odeka- Vane Polish- Lagos
Verschona-Nigeria
Host: BeautyinLagos

7PM: Beauty Business Town Hall

Panelists:
Yinka Opeke - Trade Expo- US
Kanayo Okonkwo- Nafdac- Nigeria
Kike&Amah- Logiprenuers-Lagos
Tremendoc
Eniola Ositelu- Dandi Consulting-Nigeria/UK
Bola Adefila- Banrut Rolls- Nigeria
Host: Jennifer Uloko

8:10pm Awards:

Host: Beauty In Lagos

8:30pm: Closing Address.

Nancy Ndukwe Ositelu

To read more about Plenary session and Masterclasses, click the link below:

Team

MENTORING

Registration for mentoring and mentees

BEAUTY FEST AFRICA ™ MENTORSHIP Registration

We are raising an army of leaders, and inspiring beauty professionals to
grow and thrive in the beauty industry.

This mentorship program will begin at the end of the festival and last for a period of two months. It’s is a virtual mentorship guidance by successful industry professions to help accelerate young and aspiring beauty’s career.

BEAUTY FEST AFRICA ™ Registration for MENTORS

We are raising an army of leaders, and inspiring beauty professionals to
grow and thrive in the beauty industry.

This mentorship program will begin at the end of the festival and last for a period of two months. It’s is a virtual mentorship guidance by successful industry professions to help accelerate young and aspiring beauty’s career.

Award Nomination

To nominate someone for an award, kindly click the link below.

Sponsorship

For sponsorship enquiries, kindly call +234 813 924 9781

FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions about Beauty Fest Africa

Registration will open on the 1st of June, 2020. It will remain open until the event is fully booked.

Your registration guarantees your admission and covers your course materials for the duration of the conference.

Emergencies happen and sometimes speakers have to cancel due to unexpected circumstances. Please note that we are unable to offer refunds due to speaker cancellations.

Yes. We will send login details and all conference materials to your mail.

It can. We suggest securing your spot as soon as you can. 

Yes, Beauty Fest Africa conference will be back in 2021 and registration will commence on day 2 of the 2020 conference

If you have any other questions, please contact the Beauty Fest team at [email protected]

SPONSORS

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