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#ScienceAfrica UnConference: Big Ideas for Africa: Celebrating the Continen...
Thu, July 20, 2017, 9:00 AM – 5:30 PM BST
The PEI #ScienceAfrica UnConference is back and this year it’s bigger and better than ever!
Join us for an interactive day of high-level presentations, table working groups and participant-led workshops as we celebrate all those individuals, research groups, commercial organisations and academic institutions driving scientific and technological advancement in and for the continent.
Africa and Africans can and are making significant contributions to global science, in fields as diverse as agri-business, public health, space science, energy and water. And we want your help to promote the successes, showcase great ideas, address challenges and galvanise support for the continent's science and technology pioneers.
Connect with over 250 people passionate about African development; learn about the latest and greatest scientific and commercial innovation defining Africa’s development; and meet the individuals and organisations at Africa’s cutting-edge.
Attend – We’ll be welcoming over 250 people from business, academia, policy and civil society, all passionate about Africa, science, technology and innovation. Why not join them and sign up today. Meet, connect, chat and exchange ideas about the big challenges facing Africa, and hear first hand about the big ideas to tackle them.
Speak or lead a workshop – We want to showcase cutting-edge science, technology and innovation happening in and for Africa and we’ll be exploring a variety of topics in high-level panel discussions and interactive workshops. Got a big idea for Africa you want to share? Get in touch and let’s make it a reality.
Sponsor – Promote your organisation as one that’s committed to African development and support us as we build a movement for science on the continent. With a diverse and engaged audience from across the international development spectrum, the PEI #ScienceAfrica UnConference provides organisations with great opportunities for networking and branding.
Please email email@example.com if you are interested in speaking or sponsoring.
155 Bishopsgate is conveniently located in The City. Situated minutes from Liverpool Street Station, the venue is easy to reach from a number of train, underground and bus routes.
By underground from Liverpool Street – Central, Circle, Hammersmith & City or Metropolitan Line. Once on the main concourse of the mainline station, look for signs for Way Out 1 (Bishopsgate West) located next to platform 14. Take the escalator or stairs up to street level and as you leave the statin turn left. Look ofr a large green archway; walk through the arch up the steps and walk along ‘Bishopsgate Arcade’ keeping the shops on your left. The entrance to 155 Bishopsgate is on your left.
By train from Liverpool Street – Follow directions as above from the main concourse.
By Bus – 155 Bishopsgate is served by many bus routes including 388, 242, 149, 135, 78, 48, 42, 35, 26 and 8
Parking – There are two NCP car parks within close proximity of the venue; one on Great Eastern Street (EC2A 3ER) and one on Clifton Street (EC2A 4JH. Please remember the venue sits within the congestion charge zone – for further information visit www.cclondon.com