Made in Africa – LBS Africa Business Summit 2017
It’s nearly that time again, and we can hardly wait! The 16th annual Africa Business Summit is scheduled to be held on Saturday 22nd April 2017 and in keeping with the London Business School’s tradition of substantive thought leadership, this year’s summit theme ‘Made in Africa’ will explore the new realities of doing business in Africa. Early bird tickets are now on sale – but only until Friday 8th April – so you have to move fast! Register here
The summit attracts around 400 delegates each year and provides a platform for a frank debate on effective strategies for sustaining the continent’s positive momentum. Keynote addresses from a diverse and distinguished roster of high calibre leaders with significant experience on the continent offering practical insights: opportunities, challenges of doing business, individual market characteristics, and best practices. The day’s proceedings will culminate with our Alumni awards ceremony during a seated Gala dinner reception with live African entertainment for a chance to deepen connections in a relaxed setting and carry on the day’s active debates.
The ultimate networking and learning opportunity for students and professionals with a passion for doing business and investing in Africa.
Expect Keynote speeches from:
- Jay Ireland: GE Africa – President and CEO
- Dr Oba Otudeko: Honeywell Group – Founder and Chairman
- Bob Collymore: Safaricom – CEO
- Segun Agbaje: Guaranty Trust Bank Plc – Managing Director and CEO
As if that’s not enough – LBS will also be hosting an afterparty on Saturday 22nd April!
Movemeback will be in attendance, so if you see us around, please come over and say hi!