Speaker Announcement: Rashmi Sharma

Ms. Rashmi Sharma is a shareholder of Jewel of Africa, is a fellow of the Gemmological Association of Great Britain, the Gemmological Institute of America and holds a Masters in Business Administration.  As the leader in the design team, she is a qualified appraiser and buyer of gemstones and jewellery.  Jewel Of Africa also owns […]

Speaker Announcement: Priscilla Chomba Kinywa

Priscilla Chomba Kinywa is a digital transformation strategist, a certified metabolic conditioning coach, a mother and wife. She is an avid traveller and co-Founder of ProjectFit, a charity entity in Zambia that aims to promote health and fitness among the general population. With seventeen years of experience in the technology and innovation space, she now […]

Speaker Announcement: Jito Kayumba

Jito Kayumba is a partner at Kukula Capital, Zambia’s pioneering Private Equity and Venture Capital firm. The company’s impact investments have generated over 500 jobs and have developed the market for alternative capital in Zambia. He has led investments in numerous Zambian SMEs and actively participates in their strategy and development.  As a seasoned investment […]

In memory of Dr Mannasseh Phiri

When planning TEDxLusaka 2019, the first speaker to confirm their participation was Dr Mannasseh Phiri. Having worked in the healthcare sector and in broadcasting for many years, Dr Phiri had an abundance of ideas that he wanted to share. Many knew him as a seasoned radio personality and vibrant host of Your Health Matters on […]