Pan African Trade and Investment Conference: Trading Away Conflict

SCHEDULE

Sacramento, California
April 23- 30, 2023

PLEASE NOTE SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Conference At-A-Glance

PRE - CONFERENCE EVENTS

DATE: 23-24 April, 2023          WHAT:  Arrival/Registration African Delegations                                  LOCATION:  Designated Hotels                   WHEN: All DAY

DATE: 23-24 April, 2023          WHAT:   Set Up Pyramid Exchange Pan African Trade Show             LOCATION:  Sacramento Convention Ctr   WHEN: All DAY

DATE: 23-24 April, 2023          WHAT:  Black Sacramento Tours Begin                                                  LOCATION:  Designated Locations             WHEN: All DAY

DATE: 23-24 April, 2023          WHAT:  Opening Conference/Trade Show Reception                            LOCATION:  Sacramento Convention Ctr   WHEN: All DAY

DATE:  25 April 2023                WHAT: Black Sacramento Tours                                                               LOCATION:  Designated Locations              WHEN: ALL DAY

DATE:  25 April 2023                WHAT: Pyramid Exchange Pan African Trade Show Opens                 LOCATION:  Sacramento Convention Ctr    WHEN: ALL DAY

CONFERENCE EVENTS

DATE:  26 April 2023               WHAT: Opening Plenary/Trade Resource Panel/Workshops               LOCATION: Sacramento Convention Ctr        WHEN:  9AM - 5:30PM

DATE:  26 April 2022                WHAT:  Pyramid Exchange Pan African Trade Show Continues         LOCATION: Sacramento Convention Ctr       WHEN:   9AM - 5:30PM

DATE:  26 April 2023                WHAT: Black Sacramento Tours Continue                                              LOCATION: Designated Locations                  WHEN:  9AM - 6PM

DATE:  27-29 April 2023          WHAT: 31st Annual Africa & Diaspora International Conf Begins       LOCATION: California State Univ - Sacramento    WHEN:  ALL Day

DATE:  30 April 2023               WHAT: Closing Reception                                                                           LOCATION:  TBD                                              WHEN:  1PM -3PM

TENTATIVE
Daily Conference Schedule
PLEASE NOTE SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE
SUNDAY/MONDAY 23-24 April 2023
TUESDAY, 25 April 2023
WEDNESDAY,  26 April 2023

​ALL DAY

  • Arrivals/Registration of African Delegations @ Designated Hotels

  • Set up Trade Show @ Sacramento Convention Center

  • Black Sacramento Tours Begin @ Designated Locations

  • Opening Conference/Trade Show Reception @ Sacramento Convention Center

ALL DAY

  • Black Sacramento Tours Continue @  Designated Locations

  • Pyramid Exchange Pan African Trade Show Opens @ Sacramento Convention Center

PAGTIC Conference Begins

 

Panel 1: How Trade Can Affect Conflict

  • Trade Flows in Fragile CountrieS

  • Why Changes in Trade Flows Affect Conflict

 

Panel 2: The Impact of Trade Shocks on Conflict

  • Grievances

  • Institutional Capacity and Inclusiveness

  • Conditions in Neighboring Countries

  • Transmission of Prices to Domestic Markets


Numondo Trade Show continues

Black Sacramento Tours Continue

27-29 APRIL 2023
9:00AM - 5:00PM
SUNDAY, 30 AUGUST 2022
1:00PM - 3:00PM

California State University Sacramento

Main Campus (Bldg To Be Determined)

6000 J Street | Sacramento, California 95819 USA

9AM - 5:30PM

 

31st Annual Africa & Diaspora International Conference Begins

LINK TO CONFERENCE SITE 


PAGTIC Panel & Workshop 3: How Trade Policy Could Ease Tensions in Fragile Countries

  • Trade Policies in Fragile Countries Must Consider the Implications/Potential for Conflict

  • Receipts from Commodity Exports Must be Managed in a Conflict-Sensitive Way

  • Producers, Consumers, and Workers Must be Protected from Adverse Trade Shocks

  • Promoting Trade with Neighbors

  • Supporting Labor-Intensive Exports

  • Building Long-Term Sustainable Conflict Resilience/Resolutions