August 6: Investment and Ingenuity: Overcoming Obstacles to Doing Business in Sub-Saharan Africa

Atlantic Council LogoWHO: Aubrey Hruby, Visiting Fellow, Africa Center, Atlantic Council; William Asiko, CEO, Investment Climate Facility; Morten Jerven, author of Poor Numbers; Diana Layfield, CEO, Africa Operations, Standard Chartered Bank WHAT: Investment and Ingenuity: Overcoming Obstacles to Doing Business in Sub-Saharan Africa

WHEN: Wednesday, August 6; 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

WHERE: Atlantic Council (1030 15th Street NW (12th Floor, West Tower), Washington, DC 20005)

AUGUST 4: Morocco’s Emergence as a Gateway to Business in Africa

Atlantic Council LogoWHO: Atlantic Council; H.E. Moulay Hafid Elalamy, Minister of Industry, Trade, Investment, and the Digital Economy, Kingdom of Morocco; Mohamed El Kettani, Chairman and CEO, Attijariwafa Bank; Karim Hajji, CEO, Casablanca Stock ExchangeNabil HabayebPresident and CEO, Middle East, North Africa & Turkey, GE

 

JULY 30: U.S.-Ethiopia Investment Summit & Luncheon

CCAWHO: Corporate Council on Africa, the Ethiopian Embassy, and Greater Houston Partnership
WHAT: U.S.-Ethiopia Investment Summit & Luncheon
The cost is $40 for Greater Houston Partnership members & $50 for non-members.
WHERE: The Houstonian Hotel, Club and Spa 111 North Post Oak Lane, Houston, TX 77024
WHEN: Wednesday, July 30 from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Registration and further detail can be found at: http://events.houston.org/?id=247&eid=588&Mode=ViewDetails

August 1: African Leaders Energy Briefing and Luncheon -Building U.S.-Africa Partnerships for Energy Sector Development

EnergyWHO: U.S. Trade and Development Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy

WHAT: African Leaders Energy Briefing and Luncheon -Building U.S.-Africa Partnerships for Energy Sector Development

WHERE: The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts 800 Bagby Street #300 Houston, TX 77002

WHEN: August 1 from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Learn more and RSVP at www.africanleadersvisitenergy.com.

August 7: Presidential Dinner with H.E. Uhuru Kenyatta, President of the Republic of Kenya

CCAWHO: Corporate Council on Africa

WHAT: Presidential Dinner with H.E. Uhuru Kenyatta, President of the Republic of Kenya

The cost is $100 for CCA Members/Government or $200 for Non-CCA Members.

WHEN: August 7 from 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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

 Learn more and register at http://www.cvent.com/events/-leading-the-way-in-u-s-africa-investment-/event-summary-9e8ab78a68784e61afb759155c47c102.aspx

August 7: Presidential Luncheon with H.E. John Dramani Mahama, President of the Republic of Ghana

CCAWHO: Corporate Council on Africa

WHAT: Presidential Luncheon with H.E. John Dramani Mahama, President of the Republic of Ghana

The cost is $100 for CCA Members/Government or $200 for Non-CCA Members.

WHEN: August 7 from 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

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

Learn more and register at http://www.cvent.com/events/-leading-the-way-in-u-s-africa-investment-/event-summary-9e8ab78a68784e61afb759155c47c102.aspx

AUGUST 6: Presidential Dinner Discussion featuring President Goodluck Jonathan of Nigeria

abiWHO: Africa Business Initiative and the Corporate Council on Africa

WHAT: Presidential Dinner Discussion featuring President Goodluck Jonathan of Nigeria

The cost is $100 for CCA & ABI Members/Government or $200 for non-members.

WHEN: August 6 from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

WHERE: Grand Hyatt 1000 H Street, NW Washington, District of Columbia 20001

Learn more and register at https://www.regonline.com/Register/Checkin.aspx?EventID=1585060&