Under the High Patronage of
Mr Emmanuel MACRON
President of the French Republic
AMBITION AFRICA GOES HYBRID !
NOVEMBER 17 & 18
Physical access within the limit of available seats
NOVEMBER 19 & 20
DIGITAL B2B MEETINGS
A new platform for digital meetings
Multiplied meetings and business opportunities thanks to a wider audience
Tuesday, November 17 - French Ministry for the Economy, Finance and the Recovery
8:00 Arrival of participants, coffee and greetings
9:00 Official opening speeches
Franck RIESTER, Minister Delegate for Foreign Trade and Economic Attractiveness, attached to the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs
Christophe LECOURTIER, Chief Executive Officer, BUSINESS FRANCE
9:30 Introductive ministerial round table
Mrs. Hala Helmy EL-SAID, Minister of Planning, Monitoring and Administrative Reform, EGYPT
10:30 Africa is now !
Dr. Carlos LOPES, Economist
11:20 Doing business in Africa
12:10 Lunch break
13:30 Futureproofing Africa’s healthcare systems
14:20 Official opening of the France Invest’s Africa Club Conference
14:45 Private Equity Panel
15:20 Paths towards sustainable urban mobility
16:10 How will the energy challenge shape Africa’s future?
Linda MABHENA-OLAGUNJU, Founder and Managing Director, DLO ENERGY RESOURCES GROUP
17:00 Could Africa be the next global agribusiness hub?
17:50 Concluding Remarks
Wednesday, November 18 - French Ministry for the Economy, Finance and the Recovery
9:00 Professional training strategies for boosting African talent
09:50 Rethinking infrastructure and logistics at the dawn of the AfCFTA
Jérôme PETIT, C.E.O, BOLLORE TRANSPORT & LOGISTICS AFRICA
11:00 Water and Waste Management: issues highlighted by the pandemic
Paul BOURDILLON, Managing Director Africa & Middle East, SUEZ
11:30 How is Africa transitioning into the digital world?
Lionel BARABAN, C.E.O, FAMOCO
12h30 Lunch break
13:15 Sports: a great pool opportunities in Africa ?
14:00 Financing solutions for African SMEs
Pedro NOVO, Executive Director (Export), BPIFRANCE
15:00 Consumer goods and leisure: who is the 21st century African consumer?
Laetitia VAGNER, Sales Manager Governement & Trade Services, INTERTEK
16:00 Tourism and the hotel industry: Next stop, Africa !
16:50 Concluding Remarks
17:00 End of the event
Organized at the same time as the workshops
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TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 17th
Minister Delegate for Foreign Trade and Economic Attractiveness
MINISTRY FOR EUROPE AND FOREIGN AFFAIRS
Hala Hemly EL SAID
Minister of Planning, Monitoring and Administrative Reform
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 18th
DON’T MISS THE 2020 EDITION !
Registrations opened for French companies and their subsidiaries abroad
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Participation : 350 € (excl tax)
Digital B2B Meetings included
Access to all round tables
A Business Guide of your choice
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