Schedule


  • 1 hour 15 minutes

    ARRIVALS & REGISTRATION

    Kravis Hall Lobby

  • 15 minutes

    CONFERENCE CHAIR WELCOME

    Kravis 820

  • 15 minutes

    WELCOME ADDRESS - Dean Maglaras, Dean of Columbia Business School

    Kravis 820

  • 45 minutes

    KEYNOTE ADDRESS - Ralph Mupita, President & CEO, MTN Group

    Kravis 820

  • 30 minutes

    KEYNOTE ADDRESS - Prof. Jeffrey Sachs, Economist & Global Leader in Sustainable Development

    Kravis 820

  • 1 hour

    LUNCH BREAK

    Kravis Cafe

  • 1 hour

    PANEL - HEALTHCARE

    Kravis 670

  • 1 hour

    PANEL - PRIVATE EQUITY

    Kravis 690

  • 45 minutes

    ALUMNI ROUND-TABLE

    Geffen 590

  • 45 minutes

    CULTURAL GALLERY/NETWORKING SESSION

    Geffen 570

  • 1 hour

    FIRESIDE CHAT - Bismarck Rewane & Akunna Cook

    Geffen 590

  • 1 hour 30 minutes

    HAPPY HOUR

    Skinny's Cantina: 701 W 133rd


  • 1 hour 15 minutes

    Breakfast

    Kravis Cafe

  • 15 minutes

    WELCOME ADDRESS - EUGENIA MCGILL, Co-Director of the Economic and Political Development Concentration, SIPA

    Kravis 870

  • 45 minutes

    KEYNOTE ADDRESS - Edward Effah, Chairman, Unilever Ghana/ Founder & Chairman, Fidelty Bank Ghana

    Kravis 870

  • 1 hour

    PANEL - BEAUTY

    Geffen 520

  • 1 hour

    PANEL - VENTURE CAPITAL & ENTREPRENEURSHIP

    Geffen 640

  • 1 hour

    PANEL - FINTECH

    Geffen 540

  • 1 hour

    PANEL - YOUTH EMPOWERMENT

    Geffen 570

  • 1 hour

    LUNCH BREAK

    Kravis Cafe

  • 1 hour

    NETWORKING

    Kravis Student Lounge 4th FL

  • 1 hour

    PANEL - CUTTING-EDGE CAREERS

    Kravis 440

  • 1 hour

    FIRESIDE CHAT with Oscar Onyema - CEO, Nigerian Exchange Group & Julian Opuni - Managing Director, Fidelity Bank Ghana

    Kravis 820

  • 1 hour

    PANEL - MUSIC & ENTERTAINMENT

    Kravis 870

  • 1 hour

    PANEL - FASHION

    Kravis 890

  • 15 minutes

    CLOSING REMARKS

    Kravis 820

  • 5 hours

    CLOSING PARTY

    SNS Bar: 63 Gansevoort St