African Diaspora Impact & Innovation Speaker Series 2019
Shifting Global Perspectives on Investment in Africa, August 10, 2019 | Silicon Valley
Venture Capital, Philanthropy, and Impact Investment
On August 10, 2019, African Diaspora Network will convene investors, thought leaders, and philanthropists to discuss how to shift global perspectives toward Africa as the next frontier for Venture, Impact, and Philanthropic investments. Key topics will include local VC fund formation, regional opportunities and challenges, and how to best connect African startups to opportunities.
Our speakers will explore ways in which African business and social entrepreneurs, whether in the diaspora or on the Continent, can get access to capital. They will share their experiences and BOLD measures to increase access to grow their businesses and make a difference in their communities.
Celebrate Africa Day on May 25! Join us as we explore approaches to transforming the African narrative through effective engagement between the Diaspora and African Media. Register @ https://bit.ly/adnbaobabafricaday
Abbey Omokhodion, CFO for Intel PSG, Programmable Solutions Group & ADIS22 May moderator recapped the breakout rooms. She pointed to an important question: How do we ensure we are future ready? We need to re-invest in critical tech infrastructure and Interdependent Foundations.