ACES Conference 2018
Accelerate Commercial and Economic Strength
Saturday 24th November, 2018
Venue: Epainos Ministries, Lichfield Road, Bow, E3 5AT. Time: 10am – 4.30pm
(Nearest Station: Mile End underground, Buses: D6, 25, 425, 277)
A Conference for people keen to see the Economic advancement of a Community. Suitable for All, including Present and future Business owners, Entrepreneurial mindsets, and people with strong career ambitions, Professionals, and Individuals looking for connections, opportunities and new ideas.
This will be an inspirational day. All are welcome.
A BUSINESS, lifestyle AND MONEY EVENT with a mini exhibition
HEADLINE SPEAKER – CAMILITA NUTTALL
Camilita Nuttall is the World’s #1 ‘Rock Star’ International Speaker, Founder of Event of Champions®, a 7-Time ‘Award Winning’ Corporate Sales & Business Growth Expert, Executive Business Mentor, Entrepreneur, Author & Property Investor. She has been Quoted in #Forbes, BBC Business News and Think Grow Rich 4 Women
From the most humble of beginnings, Camilita is an epic success story to be emulated. Camilita is author of 3 books. She works with Corporates as well as small busines owners, to increase their PR & profit and create workable systems through strategic planning.
A top sales expert for 7 years in Europe, Camilita engineered a major sales
force of thousands in 30+ countries and did over $20 Million in sales.
As founder of Event of Champions®, Camilita also brings together high profile people to deliver valuable content that promotes success, so attendees leave armed with tools to immediately increase their wealth, gain
prestigious recognition and grow their newfound network of high profile individuals.
keynote speaker – Sheldon Thomas – Founder of Gangsline
Sheldon is hailed as a leading expert in gang culture and offers training to the Home Office, NHS and the police on gang culture and violence. He founded gangsline which is an emergency call service for teens and children worried about gangs and threats. Sheldon and his team engage directly with gang leaders and members and using a ‘no holds barred’, yet spiritual, approach to changing young people’s lives.
A former gang member himself in the 1970s, Sheldon realised he had to change. The late Bernie Grant MP saw potential in Sheldon and offered to mentor him. In the subsequent years Sheldon used his new found focus as he travelled around the world to find answers. In the United States he met civil rights activist Jesse Jackson. Jesse has also mentored Sheldon.
Sheldon has taken a diploma in Economics and a BA hons degree in Marketing and Statistics. He is able to speak strongly about how the black community can Accelerate Commercial and Economic Strength.
Hosted by Mavis Amankwah
Mavis Amankwah is a British-Ghanaian entrepreneur, businesswoman and diversity ambassador, specialising in marketing, public relations, diversity communications and business start up & sustainability. Amankwah has been featured in over 200 press titles including, the Telegraph,The Voice, The Guardian, PR week. She owns several businesses, and with Richvisionssb she has been able to raise a total of over Seven million pounds in funding for entrepreneurs.
Keynote speaker – Daryl Harper
Making a Financial Difference
At a very young age Daryl started his life shadowing his father on a building site and was always encouraged by him to either go into business or become an athlete.
Daryl’s passion for mentoring, equipping and coaching has grown as he realised that there was much more he could do to make a greater impact. Through his experience as a teacher he noticed that there was nowhere in the educational system that empowered people in the area of finance and that this was a MASSIVE gap.
He is a dynamic, energetic, infectious speaker, who always delivers from the heart and aims to provoke his audience into taking the positive actions required to achieve their goals and dreams.
Alvin Kofi – visual artist
Renowned Professional Artist shares his story and provides an overview of the Art world and life of an Artist. How to invest in Art or become an artist yourself?
Alvin Kofi is one of the leading UK Black artists having produced the first independent commercial prints collection. Working across a variety of media, his talents show a strong graphic execution, but he quite comfortably plays with the more traditional media of oils, acrylic and mixed media. He displays the present day dilemmas of diaspora Africans in the narratives of his work.
William de Torvy-Ballou
William de Torvy-Ballou has founded the Tech company which provides a variety of services including Mobile App Testing, Blockchain dApp and Smart Contract Testing. While dtbcarbyn have particular expertise in the FinTech and Banking sector – the team is able to great powerful tech products for any industry.
Alfred Samuels – Health & Prostrate Cancer Expert.
Alfred Samuels was diagnosed with Advanced Metastatic Prostate Cancer in January 2011, and at the time was given 6 months to live, but 7 years later he has beaten the odds, he is doing some fantastic work to help others faced with this disease. He is a former Close Protection Specialist to an array of ‘A’ list stars and the author of two books about his life living with Prostate Cancer and will share his remarkable story.
Nubian Jak – Black History Knowledge Session
Jak Beula of Nubian Jak is an innovator, an inventor and historian. He founded the charities Nubian Jak Community Trust, and is responsible for installing over 30 blue plaques around the country. Last year he spear-headed the installing of the African and Caribbean War Memorial in Windrush Square, Brixton – raising the funds to make it happen.
Afua Ofosuhene – Co-Founder Hub & Culture
Afua was instrumental in setting up Hub and Culture – an extra-ordinary co-operative where 28 small business owners have put together to rent a shop on the High Street in Peckham, South London. It works very well, and customers are treated with respect and “love” when they enter. Items sold include fashion, wellness products, art, baskets, jewellery, craft items and more. Afua will share with the conference how this Hub and Culture came about and how you could get involved with a similar scheme for business.
Sharon Gordon – Money Matters
Sharon Gordon is an Executive Vice President of Genister, and a Career Coach , Financial Services Introducer and Personal Development Practitioner Co owner of Hamper Queens Ltd – corporate events, rewards and gifts services. She is also Co-Founder of Dream Success Ltd &Dream Success TV Young Dragon Slayers – enterprise programme Awakening the Genius in You.