SPEAKERS


  • Naledi Pandor

    South Africa’s Minister of International Relations and Cooperation

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  • Donald Kaberuka

    Chairman of the Global Fund, African Union Special Envoy for Africa and Founder and Managing Partner of SouthBridge Group

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  • João Bosco Monte

    President of the Brazil Africa Institute

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  • José Graziano da Silva

    Former Director-General of FAO

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  • Hailemariam Dessalen

    Former Prime Minister of Ethiopia

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  • Gilbert Houngbo

    President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)

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  • Agnès Kalibata

    Special Envoy of the UN Secretary-General for the 2021 Food Systems Summit

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  • Carlos Lopes

    Professor of the Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance of the University of Cape Town

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  • Josefa Sacko

    Commissioner for Rural Economy and Agriculture at the African Union Commission (AUC)

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  • Otaviano Canuto

    Former Vice President and Executive Director at the World Bank

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  • Denis Mukwege

    2018 Nobel Peace Prize laureate

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  • Frannie Léautier

    Senior Partner and CEO SouthBridge Investments

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  • Lionel Zinsou

    Founder and Managing Partner of SouthBridge

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  • Nísia Trindade

    President of the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation - Fiocruz

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  • Andrew Ali

    CEO & Partner of SouthBridge Group

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  • Kapil Kapoor

    President and Chief Executive Officer of Developex

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  • Michael Kremer

    Gates Professor of Developing Societies at Harvard University and 2019 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences

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  • Jennifer Blanke

    Non-Executive Director at African Risk Capacity Insurance Company Ltd

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  • Ibrahim Assane Mayaki

    CEO of the African Union Development Agency (AUDA-NEPAD)

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  • Cláudia Prates

    Director General at the American Regional Office of the New Development Bank (NDB)

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  • Jorge Chediek

    Special advisor of UNDP

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  • Roberto Rodrigues

    Former Minister of Agriculture, Livestock and Supply of Brazil

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  • Ibrahima Cheikh Diong

    Director-General of the African Risk Capacity Group (ARC Agency and ARC Ltd)

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  • Roberto Barcelos

    Institutional Director of the Brazilian Association of Exporters of Fruits and Derivatives (ABRAFRUTAS)

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  • Miguel Azevedo

    Head of Investment Banking at Citigroup – Middle East and Africa

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  • Paulo Gomes

    Co-Founder of the New African Capital Partners

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  • Fatoumata Ba

    Founder and Executive Chair of Janngo and Managing Partner of Janngo Capital

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  • Kampeta Sayinzoga

    Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Development Bank of Rwanda (BRD)

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  • Sergio Gusmão Suchodolski

    President of the Development Bank of Minas Gerais (BDMG) and of the Brazilian Development Association (ABDE)

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  • Patrcik Dlamini

    Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director at the Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA)

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  • Mossadeck Bally

    Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Azalaï Hotels Group

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  • Amit N. Thakker

    Chairman of the Africa Health Business

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  • Daniel Randon

    CEO of Randon

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  • Julie Makani

    Associate Professor in the Department of Haematology and Blood Transfusion at Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS)

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  • Jean Pierre Senghor

    Executive Secretary of the National Council on Food Security of the Republic of Senegal

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  • Margaret Meagher

    Founder of Be the Change Inc

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  • Serge Ekue

    President of the West African Development Bank (BOAD)

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  • Denys Denya

    Executive Vice President of Finance, Administration and Banking Services of Afreximbank

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  • Romuald Wadagni

    Minister of the Economy and Finances of the Republic of Benin

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  • Adriana Abdenur

    Co-founder and Executive Director of Plataforma CIPÓ

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  • Abdoulaye Diop

    Chief of Staff of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission

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  • Marcos Brandalise

    Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Brazafric Group of Companies (BGC)

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  • Martin Fregene

    Director of Agriculture and Agro-Industry (AHAI) at the African Development Bank

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  • Amaury Fonseca Junior

    Founding Partner and Chief Investment Officer of Vision Brazil Investments

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  • Samaila D. Zubairu

    President & Chief Executive Officer of the Africa Finance Corporation

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  • Pierre Guislain

    Former Vice-President of Private Sector, Infrastructure and Industrialisation at the African Development Bank

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  • Njack Kane

    CEO of Intervalle Geneve

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  • Vinícius Assis

    Correspondent in Africa for GloboNews

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  • Simplice Anoh

    Founder and CEO of Digital Afrique Telecom (DAT)

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  • Miguel Stief

    Executive Board Member of Positivo BGH

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  • Roselyne Chambrier Chalobah

    Chairwoman & CEO of Arise Ivoire

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  • Mauro Bellini

    Chairman of the Board of Directors of Marcopolo

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  • Carlos Malet

    Co-founder of Sphera Global Health Care

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  • Simeon Ehui

    Regional Director West and Central Africa at the World Bank Group

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  • Alida Maria Fleury Bellandi

    President of Guarany

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  • Hamet Aguemon

    Partner of South Bridge Group

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  • Julie Gichuru

    Head of Public Affairs and Communications of MasterCard Foundation

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  • Mamadou Biteye

    Vice President of Social Impact for the Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa (CEMEA) at Visa

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  • Eric Kacou

    Co-Founder & CEO of Entrepreneurial Solutions Partners (ESP)

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  • Jorge Arbache

    Vice President for Private Sector at the Development Bank of Latin America

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  • Andres Schipani

    East and Central Africa Correspondent of the Financial Times

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  • Mercy Karanja

    Senior Program officer in Agricultural Development at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

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  • Nicholas Norbrook

    Managing Editor of The Africa Report

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  • Rogerio De Antoni

    Vice President of Hyva Global for the Americas and CEO of Hyva do Brasil

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  • Obi Emekekwue

    President and CEO of DelReeve Konsult Limited

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  • Antonio Nunes

    CEO of Angola Cables

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  • Jiří Chotěborský

    Executive for Investment Banking, Telecoms and Media at Standard Bank

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WHAT TO EXPECT

PLENARIES

Major discussions between high-level authorities, cross-cutting key-issues of the contemporary world
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SHOWCASES

Exclusive spaces for organizations and companies to present their contributions to the post-pandemic world
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ROUNDTABLES

Thematic closed-door meetings between various stakeholders for exchanging experiences and fruitful negotiations

INSTITUTIONAL
VIDEOS

Selected inserts for partners and sponsors to showcase their initiatives, projects and products
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INTERVIEWS

High-level insights for the mainstream media, newspapers and magazines

PLENARIES

SHOWCASES

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ROUNDTABLES

INSTITUTIONAL VIDEOS

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INTERVIEWS


Major discussions between high-level authorities from multiple origins and sectors, cross-cutting key-issues of the contemporary world
Exclusive spaces for organizations and companies to present their contributions to the post-pandemic world
Thematic closed-door meetings between various stakeholders for exchanging experiences and fruitful negotiations
Selected inserts for partners and sponsors to showcase their initiatives, projects and products
High-level insights for the mainstream media, newspapers and magazines

TOPICS COVERED

Join us to address, discuss and understand major subjects for the post-pandemic era

A new opportunity to be closer together

The global community is facing enormous challenges, as the coronavirus has rapidly changed our planning and guidelines, while the world tries to deal with the consequences of a devastating shock to the world economy that impacts the daily lives of all people and organizations.

Although we are disappointed that we are not personally together with our friends and partners this year, we are excited about the event's online experience, which will allow for greater public participation and will hopefully create the same good space for dialogue and cooperation.

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