3 day professional development program
CYALA’S INAUGURAL LOVE BEING AFRICAN GATHERING
April 1-3 2016
The Love Being African Gathering is our premier, bi-annual, 3-day professional development program.
3-day conference with 120 delegates, 80 of whom were tertiary education students.
Gathering had an overall rating of 8.68/10 with the lowest ranked session scoring 7.2/10 and the highest ranked session scoring 9.1/10.
94% of the delegates reported that they would attend another CYALA gathering and delegates were 9.3/10 likely to recommend CYALA to their friends.
Previous program facilitators included:
Nkosana Moyo – Founder & Chairman at Mandela Institute for Development Studies
Thebe Ikalafeng – Founder and Chairman at Brand Africa
Deng Adut – 2016 NSW Australian of the Year
John Aitken – CEO at Brisbane Marketing
Rachel Nyaradzo Adams – Founder at Narachi Leadership
Nkandu Beltz – CEO at Nkandu Beltz
Patience Kawodza – Manager at EY
Louis de Beer – Director at Transitlynx Pty ltd
Abraham Nouk – Poet, MC & Educator
Samuel Sebenzo – Founder and Chairman at Australia Zimbabwe Business Council
Partners & Sponsors
We worked with Griffith University, Tafe Queensland and the University of Queensland to name a few. Each of these institutions previously purchased between 5 and 20 passes for their students to attend our Love Being African Gathering. In 2016 we secured sponsorship in excess of $15,000.