The purpose of the summit is to showcase achievers and leaders who have demonstrated leadership capabilities in creating business opportunities by which growth and development has occurred. The event is organised for a professional cause to enable sharing of knowledge and experiences. The AIPS will be held in Mauritius on the 14th December 2011 and is represented by all African countries. The strategic partners are the World Brand Congress and the World HRD Congress. Emergence Growth Executive Chairman, Pat Smythe, will receive the award for the HR Achiever and leader for 2011. The citation reads as follows:
The award consists of a statuette and citation to recognise the valuable contribution made by the recipient.
“Outstanding professionals who have the vision, flair, acumen and professionalism to demonstrate excellent leadership and management skills in an organisation, making changes and achieving results”.