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Dr. Auma Obama with Keynote speech at the Start-up BW Summit 2019


"You are Your Future - Lebenslust statt Lebensfrust" is the title of Dr. Auma Obama's keynote speech. She will be on the main stage following the opening of the Start-up BW Summit 2019.


Dr. Auma Obama is an entrepreneur and founder of the Sauti Kuu Foundation. She was born and raised in Kenya, studied German Language and Literature in Heidelberg and lived in Germany and Great Britain for several years before returning to Kenya. With her foundation, Dr. Auma Obama is committed to strengthening the self-confidence of young people in order to use the multifaceted potential of youth for the positive development of social and community life. In addition to her wide-ranging social commitment - which has earned her multiple awards - she is also an author and a sought-after speaker. We are delighted that Dr. Obama will be attending the Start-up BW Summit 2019. After the opening by the Prime Minister of Baden-Württemberg, Winfried Kretschmann and the Minister of Economic Affairs, Dr. Nicole Hoffmeister-Kraut, she will give her keynote speech on the main stage. The opening will start at 10:00 am.