Organized by the Chicago Africa Business Group, the Africa Business Symposium focuses on the specifics of doing business in Africa today. Topics include entrepreneurship, government relations, and investing.

Saturday, April 11

8 - 8:30 a.m.

 

All Conference - Joint Registration & Breakfast

8:30 - 9:30 a.m.

 

All Conference - Dean's Welcome & Global Panel

9:45 - 10:45 a.m.

 

Government Relations: Political Economies and Their Effects on Business Environment/Infrastructure in Africa

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

Investing: Impact and Implications of Foreign Direct Investments on Africapitalism

12:15 - 1:45 p.m.

 

All Conference - Global Lunch Keynote

2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

 

Entrepreneurship: A New Front for Development in Africa

3:20 - 4:20 p.m.

 

3:15 - 4:15 p.m.

 

Africa Keynote

4:30 - 6:00 p.m.

 

All Conference - Global Keynote and Networking Reception

Africa Business Symposium Sponsors

Gold Sponsor(s)

Oando Energy Resources

Silver Sponsor(s)

Sponsorship opportunities available. Inquire to learn more.

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Last Updated 4/5/15