Schedule

Saturday 7 April - Jerome Greene Hall, Columbia Law School

8:00am - 9:15amBreakfast and RegistrationEast Lobby
9:15am - 9:25amWelcome Note – AEF Co-ChairsRoom 104
9:25am - 11:00amMorning Keynote Address: Ngozi Bell, Professor Kingsley MoghaluRoom 104
11:00am - 11:10amRoom Transition / Coffee Break
11:10am - 12:30pm
Panel 1: Art, Entertainment, and the African Diaspora
Panel 2: Energy
Panel 3: Investment in Africa
Panel 1: 101
Panel 2: 102A
Panel 3: 103
12:30pm - 2:30pmLunchDrapkin Lounge/Lenfest Café
1:00pm - 2:30pmNetworking Events: Career Fair, Admissions Outreach, VendorsGround Floor
2:30pm - 2:40pmRoom Transition/Coffee Break
2:40pm - 3:25pmAfternoon Keynote Address: Yinka AdegokeRoom 104
3:25pm - 3:35pmRoom Transition/Coffee Break
3:35pm - 4:55pm
Panel 4: Youth Unemployment
Panel 5: Legal
Panel 6: Technology & Entrepreneurship
Panel 4: 101
Panel 5: 102A
Panel 6: 103
4:55pm - 5:05pmRoom Transition/Coffee Break
5:05pm - 5:50pmClosing Keynote Address: Ismail AhmedRoom 104
5:50pm - 6:00pmVote of Thanks - AEF Co-ChairsRoom 104
10:30pm - 3:00amAEF 2018 After-Party
*Separate ticket is required for entry
East 23rd and FDR Dr

We are excited to announce the 15th annual African Economic Forum (AEF) at Columbia University. We look forward to having you join us and our distinguished speakers while we explore this year’s theme — African Innovation: Leveraging the Present to Shape the Future.

07 April '18
Jerome Greene Hall
Columbia Law School
New York
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