August 5

WHO: The National Academy of Sciences’s African Science Academy Development Initiative

WHAT: African Summit Symposium on Science, Technology and Innovation for Development in Africa

This event is an open forum featuring keynote presentations and panel discussions from academicians, government officials and private sector experts at USAID Partnership for Enhanced Engagement in Research Conference in Tanzania.

WHEN: August 5 from 8:30 am – 12:30 pm

WHERE: National Academy of Sciences Building 2101 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20418

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WHO: Congressmember Karen Bass and guests

WHAT: Growth and Opportunity in Africa Forum

WHEN: August 5 from 9:00 am – 12:00 am

WHERE: Cannon Caucus Room, Cannon House Office Building, First St and C St SE, Washington DC, 20003

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WHO: Atlantic Council and Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki

WHAT: A Conversation with Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki

WHEN: Tuesday, August 5; 11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. (Registration begins 10:45)


WHO: Corporate Council on Africa

WHAT: African Ministerial Networking Reception

The cost is $50 for CCA Members/Government or $100 for non-CCA Members.

WHEN: August 5 from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

WHERE: Grand Hyatt Hotel 1000 H St NW, Washington, DC 20001

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