FRIDAY NOVEMBER 2ND | The Wharton School, Jon M. Hunstman Hall

Time Activity Location
12:00 - 13:00 Arrival & Registration Jon M. Huntsman Hall, Reception Area
13:00 - 15:00 Prospective Students Session Jon M. Huntsman Hall, Room G86
15:00 - 18:00 New Venture Competition

Private Equity Case Competition
Jon M. Huntsman Hall, Room G60

Jon M. Huntsman Hall, Room G50
19:15 - 20:00 Opening Keynote: Colin Coleman Jon M. Huntsman Hall, Room G60
22:00 - 01:00 Welcome Mixer Recess Lounge, Philadelphia

SATURDAY NOVEMBER 3RD | Philadelphia Marriott Downtown Hotel, National Constitution Center

Time Activity Location
8:00 - 8:50 Registration & Breakfast Marriott, Salon G - H Foyer (Level 5)
8:50 - 9:00 Welcome Address Marriott, Salon G - H (Level 5)
9:05 - 10:00 Morning Keynote: Thierry Tanoh Marriott, Salon G - H (Level 5)
10:05 - 11:20 Technology/Silicon Valley in Africa

Energy

Impact Investing

Financial Services
Marriott, Franklin Hall 5 (Level 4)

Marriott, Franklin Hall 6 (Level 4)

Marriott, Franklin Hall 7 (Level 4)

Marriott, Franklin Hall 8 (Level 4)
11:20 - 12:00 Lunch & Asoko Insights Demo Marriott, Salon G - H (Level 5)
12:00 - 13:00 Fireside Chat with Wale Tinubu Marriott, Salon G - H (Level 5)
13:10 - 13:50 Lunch Keynote Marriott, Salon G - H (Level 5)
14:00 - 15:15 Private Equity

Healthcare

Youth, New Generation Politics & Social Activism

Agriculture
Marriott, Franklin Hall 5 (Level 4)

Marriott, Franklin Hall 6 (Level 4)

Marriott, Franklin Hall 7 (Level 4)

Marriott, Franklin Hall 8 (Level 4)

14:00 - 17:00 Careers Fair Drop-ins & Coffee Chats * Marriott, Franklin Hall 11 - 12 (Level 4)
15:25 - 16:05 Best Practices for Making Successful Deals in Africa:
Powered by Africa50 (Raza, Hasnani)
Marriott, Salon D (Level 5)
15:25 - 4:25 Understanding the African Consumer Opportunity
Powered by Boston Consulting Group (Stefano, Niavas)
Marriott, Salon C (Level 5)
16:30 - 17:45 Women in Business, Politics & Leadership

Entrepreneurship

Creative Arts

Infrastructure and PPPs
Marriott, Franklin Hall 5 (Level 4)

Marriott, Franklin Hall 6 (Level 4)

Marriott, Franklin Hall 7 (Level 4)

Marriott, Franklin Hall 8 (Level 4)
19:30 - 22:30 Black-tie Gala (including Fireside Chat with Foluso Phillips) National Constitution Centre
22:30 - 03:00 After Party Marriott, Salon E (Level 5)

Career Fair: Representatives from top Africa-focused firms, including Africa50, BCG, McKinsey, OCP, and Injaro Investments will be attending the career fair and reviewing the conference resume book to schedule coffee chats during the day with selected attendees. All listed sponsors will receive the conference resume book to contact selected individuals for future opportunities.


SUNDAY NOVEMBER 4TH | Loews Hotel Philadelphia

Time Activity Location
9:00 - 11:00 Alumni and VIP Brunch Loews Hotel Philadelphia (Howe Room, 33rd Floor)
11:30 - 13:30 WABF + Young African MBA's Brunch Loews Hotel Philadelphia (Howe Room, 33rd Floor)