About the event organizer
by Africa Future Summit
Welcome to Africa Future Week in partnership with Forbes, SAP, and Africa Future Fund An initiative of the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly Week
Africa Future Summit Returns with 100 Global Speakers and Partners
To accelerate developments within the Africa’s tech ecosystem, the Africa Future Fund is to host the third annual Africa Future Summit on September 18, 2020. RSVP Now.
The summit will take place during New York City’s United Nations General Assembly week and will feature several high elected officials from across the continent.
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. The summit also serves to teach fundamentals of frontier tech investments, startup development and ecosystem building via exclusive workshop sessions with award winning experts.
2018/2019 speakers included Ndaba Mandela, Tom Davis (CMO at Forbes), Ann Rosenberg – Senior Vice President, Global Head of SAP Next-Gen, Mark Anthony Thomas – Senior Vice President, Partnerships at New York City Economic Development Corporation, Dr. Yetunde Odugbesan-Omede- Professor of Global Affairs & Politics, Aisha Taylor- Community Engagement & Partnerships | Google, Gianluca Galletto- Sr.Advisor, Smart Cities NY Advisor, NYC Mayor’s Office, Iynna Halilou- Global Program Manger at the Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator, Kelechi Anyadiegwu- CEO + Founder at Zuvaa Marketplace, Jacqueline Corbelli- CEO, Founder and Chairman of BrightLine, Lee Moulton- Angel Investor and Christopher Szymczak – UNICEF Innovation VR/AR & Event Lead.
This year the summit aims to increase the line up of speakers to facilitate
More on site workshop training
Networking round tables
Live Q/A sessions with speakers and sponsors
Attendee spotlight features
Exhibitor showcase demos
Collaboration meeting rooms
VIP networking dinners and after parties
The program concludes with a high profile call to action VIP dinner with summit speakers and partners.The event will host 25 global speakers with media representatives from Forbes, Bloomberg, Wired Magazine, Tech Crunch and more. For interests related to speaking, sponsorships, and partnerships, please direct inquiries to [email protected]
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
Fri, September 18, 2020 06:00 pm
by Africa Future Summit
10 Hudson Yards New York, NY United States