Conference Center

Day 1, Nov 26, 2020

Opening Ceremony

Opening Remarks

11.00hrs - 11.30hrs EAT

Speakers - Pape Samb ; Dr. Sr. Agnes Njeri ; Maureen Mbaka ;

First High-Level Plenary Session

The Big Debate: Is a new paradigm needed for economic recovery and growth?

11.30hrs - 13.00hrs EAT

Speakers - Maureen Mbaka ; Dr. Olufunso Somorin ; Dr. Lisa Hehenberger ; Prof. Mario Molteni ; Susan Situma ;

Brain Trust

Funding

13:15hrs - 14:45hrs EAT

Speakers - Susan Situma ; Joyce Namirimo Tamale (FCCA) ; Colin Otieno ;

Collaboration

13:15hrs - 14:45hrs EAT

Speakers - Wamuyu Mahinda ; Caroline Cederlöf ; Georg Schoen ; Mathias Kure ;

Leadership

13:15hrs - 14:45hrs EAT

Speakers - Jean-Francois Cousin ; Adun Okupe ; Kendi Muchungi ;

Day 1 Thematic Sessions

Resilient Health Systems: Is Social Innovation the cure for Africa’s Health Systems?

15:00hrs - 17:00hrs EAT

Speakers - Dr. Teresa Kinyari ; Prof. Marion Mutugi, EBS ; Dr. Elizabeth Wala ; Simon Manyara ; Muzalema Mwanza ;

Sustainable Food and Agriculture: Social Entrepreneurship and food security, the perfect match?

15:00hrs - 17:00hrs EAT

Speakers - Davide Libralesso ; Dr. Andrew Njiraini ; Rebecca Amukhoye ; Mama Manneh ; Dr. Esther Kimani ; Judy Mwangi ;

Entrepreneurship/Impact Training and Education: Is it time to rethink entrepreneurship education?

15:00hrs - 17:00hrs EAT

Speakers - Prof. Diane Holt ; Prof. Said Benammar ; Prof. Ranga Zinyemba ; Prof. Alessandro Giudici ; Prof. Misganaw Solomon Menghistu ; Denis Kimbugwe ;

Day 2, Nov 27, 2020

Second High-Level Plenary Session

A Call to Action for Resilient Economic Models

11:00hrs - 13:00hrs EAT

Speakers - Arif Neky ; Emma Naylor-Ngugi ; Gunter Schall ;

Brain Trust

Funding

13:15hrs - 14:45hrs EAT

Speakers - Michael Sudarkasa ; Edwin Asiema ; Colin Otieno ;

Collaboration

13:15hrs - 14:45hrs EAT

Speakers - Caroline Cederlöf ; Mathias Kure ; Wamuyu Mahinda ;

Leadership

13:15hrs - 14:45hrs EAT

Speakers - Sophie Bruas ; Martin Oduor ; Mary Kiguru ; Adun Okupe ;

Day 2 Thematic Sessions

Impact Investing and Grantmaking: Impact Investing as a pathway to economic justice

15:00hrs - 17:00hrs EAT

Speakers - Evans Maphenduka ; Elena Pons ; Innocent Makwiramiti ; Charles Chiza ; Alejandro Lucena Mir ; Chukuka Chukuma ;

Technology for Humanity: What is the role of technology in catalysing lasting social impact in African communities?

15:00hrs - 17:00hrs EAT

Speakers - Kevin Gikonyo ; Ronald Osumba ; Gbenga Sesan ; Ronald Katamba ;