Conference

Please note that this program is tentative and subject to change. The arrival and departure times, however, will largely remain the same. We will upload specific panel names and descriptions in the coming days.

 

7:45 – 8:40  Breakfast & Registration
8:40 – 9:00  Welcome

9:00 – 9:45  Opening Keynote by Dr. Donald Kaberuka moderated by Stefan Dercon

9:45 – 10:15  Coffee Break

10:15 – 10:25 Introduction to Innovation Fair by Bernard Chidzero
10:25 – 11:05 Innovator Presentations 

11:05 -11:20 Transition
11:20 – 12:15 Parallel Panel Session 1

12:15 – 13:05 Lunch

13:05 – 14:00 Parallel Panel Session 2

14:00 – 14:15 Transition

14:15 – 15:10 Parallel Panel Session 3

15:10 – 15:40 Coffee Break  (Poetry Reading by Upile Chisala)

15:40 – 16:35 Parallel Panel Session 4

16:35 – 16:50 Transition

16:50 – 17:35 Keynote – Graça Machel
17:35 – 17:45 Innovation Fair Winner Announcement

17:45 – 18:30 Closing Keynote Dr. Ibrahim Mayaki

18:30 – 18:35 Closing

19:00 – 21:00 Post-Conference Drinks  

21:00 – 2:00 Conference After-party