Africa Future House (Web Summit)

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To connect pioneers and stakeholders of Africa, the Africa Future Fund will be hosting the Africa Future House @ major events this year.

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Hello Influencers,

Thank you for registering for the Africa Future House. Due to demand, we are switching venues and will update you on the location later tonight.

ATTN: Annual Africa Future House

DATE: November 7, 2019 6-9pm

LOCATION: Web Summit- Location TBA

MEMO: An initiative hosted in partnership with Forbes8, the Africa Future Fund, and the Global Startup Ecosystem.

[October 15, 2019 - New York, USA] We are pleased to announce the pilot launch of Africa Future House at Web Summit 2019. The Africa Future House serves to attract entrepreneurs, pioneers, politicians and stakeholders who are influencing the future of Africa. The space is meant to serve as a place for conversations, collaboration and community building at the Web Summit.

Guest speakers for the program are to provide the following insights at the program during session talks:

Overview of their personal careers and connection to Africa

Overview of the initiative or company they work for that contributes to Africa

Perspectives on SDG Goals and its alignment with Africa

Perspectives on Africa tech and business ecosystem of the past, present and future

All dialogues are meant to be spontaneous, authentic and open ended.

Roundtable sessions are to provide and opportunity for stakeholders to provide challenges, solutions and offerings to the community that will be documented and shared to external networks.

Agenda: November 7, 2019

Arrivals To Africa Future House 6:00pm-6:30pm

Africa Future Tour Keynote Christine Ntim- Insights, Announcements and Details on the 2020-2030 Roadmap for Africa's Future

6:30pm - 7:30pm Networking Break + Africa Future Roundtables - Share your initiatives with our community.

Moderated Roundtables

Africa Future Pioneers- Hear from top entrepreneurs from Africa and the Diaspora

Africa Future News Panel- Changing the Narrative of Africa

Africa Future Investments Panel

7:30pm - 8:00pm Africa Future Impact- the SDG Roadmap to 2030 Panel

Moderator Christine Ntim

Forbes 30 under 30 - CMO @ Global Startup Ecosystem

Speaker Maria Calzada de Neumann SVP for UN Partnerships at SAP & Global Head of SAP Next

Speaker Amira Alfa, Sr. Manager, Participant Engagement, United Nations Global Compact

Speaker Einstein Ntim Partner @ Africa Future Fund

Speaker Dr Anino Emuwa Founder Avandis Consulting

8:00pm - 8:30pm Africa Future Fund Keynote Einstein Ntim The New Singularity for Africa

8:30pm - 9:00pm Networking Break + Africa Future Roundtables - Share your initiatives with our community.

Moderated Roundtables

Africa Future Pioneers- Hear from top entrepreneurs from Africa and the Diaspora

Africa Future News Panel- Changing the Narrative of Africa

Africa Future Investments Panel

Africa’s Largest Tech Tour Launches in 10 Countries Across the Continent

To accelerate developments within the Africa’s tech ecosystem, the Africa Future Fund and Forbes 8 will sponsor the largest tech tour across the continent from November- December 2019.

The kick off will be announced at the Africa Future House at Web Summit 2019. This is an invite only series with free open seats to the public until it runs out. RSVP to join us.

Africa Future Summit Media Team

(E) info@africafuturesummit.com

(W) www.africafuturesummit.com

ATTN: Annual Africa Future Summit Tour

DATE: November 12 - December 20th, 2019

LOCATION: Various Locations

MEMO: An initiative hosted in partnership with Forbes8, the YMCA, the Africa Future Fund, and the Global Startup Ecosystem.

[September 20, 2019 - New York, USA] The Africa Future Fund will sponsor the largest tech tour across the African continent scheduled for November - December 2019. The Africa Future Summit tour will bring together heads of states, pioneers, business moguls, media influencers and cultural activists in key tech hubs such as South Africa, Rwanda, Kenya , Ethiopia , Egypt, Morocco, Nigeria, Cote D'Ivoire and Ghana. The initiative is hosted in partnership with Forbes8, the YMCA, Github and the Global Startup Ecosystem.

The tour will teach fundamentals of frontier tech investments, startup development and ecosystem building via exclusive sessions with award winning local and international experts. Each country will feature its on combination of on site workshop training, networking round tables, live Q/A sessions with speakers and sponsors, attendee spotlight features, exhibitor showcase demos and VIP networking dinners and after parties. To accelerate developments within Africa’s tech ecosystem, the agenda curriculum will include training sessions on future technologies (Ai, Blockchain, Virtual Reality, Space, Nanotechnology, Internet of Things etc) and career development sessions on personal branding, digital entrepreneurship and future of work workshops.

Historically, the Africa Future Summit launched in 2018 with 300 influencers in New York City. For the 2nd annual Africa Future Summit, 1000 global delegates were welcomed for a week of full activations during the United Nations General Assembly Week in partnership with SAP, Forbes8, Linkedin, Digital Ocean, Grow with Google, Microsoft, and the United Nations. Each year the Africa Future Summit gathers delegates from across Africa and around the world to address and tackle challenges that affect Africa’s future. The summit serves as a platform for influencers who are sourcing innovative solutions and partners that leverage exponential technology to accelerate Africa as the world’s final tech frontier hub. The initiative is a part of a multi year roadmap to 2030 to achieve the 17 Sustainable Development Goals for Africa powered by the Global Startup Ecosystem..

As an affiliate to the Global Startup Ecosystem, The Africa Future Summit boast a speaker network that includes: Jack Dorsey (Founder of Twitter), Ndaba Madela (Grandson of Nelson Mandela/ Chair Africa Rising), Ben Horowitz (Investor Twitter, Facebook), Tim Draper (Investor in Skype, Hotmail etc); Naveen Jain (Founder of Moon Express, Viome etc.); Current President of Haiti Jovenel Moise; Vicky Jeudy from Netflix Orange is the New Black; and VP+CEOs from Google, Facebook, Airbnb, Uber and more.

To join the free tour please RSVP here:

November 12 South Africa https://www.eventbrite.com/e/africa-future-summit-south-africa-tickets-56752751006?aff=ebapi

November 15 Rwanda https://www.eventbrite.com/e/africa-future-summit-rwanda-tickets-56753799141?aff=ebapi

November 19 Ethiopia https://www.eventbrite.com/e/africa-future-summit-ethiopia-tickets-56761723844

November 22 Kenya https://www.eventbrite.com/e/africa-future-summit-kenya-tickets-56761285533

November 26 Egypt https://www.eventbrite.com/e/africa-future-summit-egypt-tickets-56764885300

November 28 Morocco https://www.eventbrite.com/e/africa-future-summit-morocco-tickets-56807790631

November 29 Nigeria https://www.eventbrite.com/e/africa-future-summit-nigeria-tickets-56810362323

December 20 Ghana https://www.eventbrite.com/e/africa-future-summit-ghana-tickets-60351811894

Date TBA Cote D’ Ivoire https://www.eventbrite.com/e/africa-future-summit-cote-d-ivoire-tickets-56810803643

Date TBA Senegal https://www.eventbrite.com/e/africa-future-summit-senegal-tickets-56810041363

For interests related to speaking, sponsorships, and partnerships, please direct inquiries to info@africafuturesummit.com.

About Africa Future Summit: Africa Future Summit is the world’s most exclusive event featuring Africa’s growing network of exponential tech influencers. The annual program brings together hundreds of entrepreneurs, investors, pioneers, and creatives under one roof to address the greatest exponential technologies launching across the continent and its future role as the world’s final tech frontier.

Africa Future Summit Media Team

(E) info@africafuturesummit.com

(W) www.africafuturesummit.com

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