2020 Olin Africa Business Forum

Location: Knight Hall and Bauer Hall, John M. Olin School of Business
Fri, February 7, 6:30pm - Sat, February 8, 6:30pm
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The Olin Africa Business Club invites you to the 3rd Annual Africa Business Forum featuring our Executive Keynote Speaker Olusegun Obasanjo!

On behalf of Washington University in St. Louis, the Olin Africa Business Club invites you to the 2020 Olin Africa Business Forum. This year's Forum will be held on Friday, February 7,2020 till Saturday, February 8, 2020, with the theme “Purpose and Prosperity: Creating Sustainable Impact in Africa.” The Forum convenes dignitaries, international business leaders, renowned scholars, and cultural changemakers showcasing Africa’s impact on the global business landscape and strategizing ways to harness the immense potential across the continent. Along with high-level policymakers, we have also confirmed amazing leaders in arts, technology, and finance.

February 7th | 6:30 pm | Cortex Innovation Hall

An Afropolitan Affair

Opening Gala for Olin Africa Business Forum. A night showcasing Africa's vast cultures through food, dance, music, fashion & more! Dresscode: Cocktail or African

Cortex Innovation Hall

4220 Duncan Ave #101

St. Louis, MO


February 8th | 8 am | Olin Business School

2020 Olin Africa Business Forum featuring

  • Olusegun Obasanjo, Former President of Nigeria;
  • José Maria Neves, Former Prime Minister of Cape Verde;
  • Tibor P. Nagy, United States Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs;
  • Bience Gawanas, Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations, Special Adviser on Africa;
  • Iyinoluwa Aboyeji, Co-founder of Andela, Flutterwave, & Future.Africa;
  • Viola Llewellyn, Co-founder & President of Ovamba Solutions; and
  • Rachel Hislop, Editor-in-chief of OkayPlayer & OkayAfrica.

For more information, please visit olinafrica.com.

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