Last year’s conference speakers included Her Excellency Ambassador, Dr. Arikana Chimobori Quao, who kicked off the event; Gary Cunningham, President and CEO of Prosperity Now; and Alfa Demmellash, CEO of Rising Tide Capital.
Develop greater understanding and engage in meaningful dialogue with African Leaders and allies to learning about Africans’ assets, challenges, and opportunities in the U.S.
Build professional networks and connections to foster partnerships between and with African leaders and organizations across the country.
Forge and deepen cultural understanding to better engage, serve and impact African communities nationwide.
Experience African food, art, and entertainment by Twin Cities African chefs, artists, and performers.
The event will feature and indoor market with African cultural retail vendors.
Businesses, corporations, public agencies and community organizations can connect to diverse and growing populations of Africans across the US.