Building Sustainable Pan African Trade, Commerce, Investment and Cultural Exchange Cooperatives

SCHEDULE

Atlanta, Georgia
August 18-20, 2022

Conference At-A-Glance

PRE - CONFERENCE EVENTS

DATE: 15 August 2022            WHAT: African Delegation Arrival Begins                                                 LOCATION: Atlanta, Georgia                      WHEN: All DAY

DATE:  16 August 2022           WHAT: Atlanta Black Business/Community Tours & Meetings            LOCATION: Metro Atlanta                           WHEN: ALL DAY

DATE:  17 August 2022            WHAT: Atlanta Black Business/Community Tours & Meetings           LOCATION: Metro Atlanta                           WHEN: ALL DAY

CONFERENCE EVENTS

DATE:  18  August 2022           WHAT: Opening Plenary Conference Session/Reception                     LOCATION: Paschal's/Russell Center        WHEN:  10AM - 4PM

DATE:  19 August 2022            WHAT: Concurrent Conference Workshops                                            LOCATION:  TBD Atlanta                              WHEN:  10AM - 4PM

DATE:  19 August 2022            WHAT: Trade Show Opens                                                                         LOCATION: New Black Wallstreet              WHEN:  9AM - 9PM

DATE:  20 August 2022            WHAT: TRIBUTE - Dr. Alice White Bussey                                               LOCATION:  Black Wall Street                    WHEN:  9AM - 5:30PM

DATE:  20 August 2022            WHAT: Closing Reception/Gala                                                                 LOCATION: New Black Wallstreet              WHEN:  7PM - Midnight

DATE:  21 August 2022            WHAT: Trade Show Closes                                                                         LOCATION: New Black Wallstreet              WHEN:  9AM - 3PM

Daily Conference Schedule
MONDAY, 15 August 2022
TUESDAY, 16 August 2022
WEDNESDAY, 17 August 2022

ALL DAY

Africa Delegation Arrival

10:00AM - 4:00PM

TOURS (TBA)

10:00AM - 4:00PM

TOURS (TBA)

THURSDAY, 18 August 2022
10:00AM - 4:00PM
FRIDAY, 19 AUGUST 2022
10:00AM - 4:00PM
SATURDAY, 20 AUGUST 2022
9:00AM - 5:30PM

Paschals Restaurant

180 Northside Dr SW, Atlanta, GA 30313

Russell Innovation Center for Entrepreneurs

504 Fair St SW, Atlanta, GA 30313

 

Business Roundtable Reception/

Meeting with African Delegation

 

Greetings and Invocation

Rev. Shanan Jones, President

Concerned Black Clergy of Metro Atlanta

 

Keynote Address

Building Sustainable Pan African Trade, Commerce, Investment and Cultural Exchange Cooperatives

Joe Hudson

 

Africa Delegation Presentation

 

Atlanta Business Community Presentation

 

Industry Sector Business/Investment Meetings

LOCATION TO BE DETERMINED

Program Presentations

10:00 a.m. – 12 noon

The US-Africa Chamber of Commerce Network Atlanta

The Freedom Georgia Initiative

Sixth Region Diaspora Caucus (SRDC)

Global Trading Network

The Ex/Im Bank

Equity Bank

 

Concurrent Panels/Workshops

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Sixth Region Diaspora Caucus (SRDC)

US-Africa Chamber of Commerce Network Atlanta

Freedom Georgia Initiative

Equity Bank

Global Trading Network Investors Meetings

 

Closing Reception

5:00 p.m.

 

The Allen Entrepreneurial Institute

and Conference Center

3235 Evans Mill Road

Stonecrest, Georgia

 

The New Black Wall Street Market

8109 Mall Parkway

Stonecrest, Georgia

 

Opening Remarks

Mr. Al Washington, Executive Director

Africa-USA Chamber of Commerce

Mr. Mansa Musa, Founder

Global Trading Network & Trade Show

 

Welcome 

Mr. Lecester “Bill” Allen, Founder

Allen International Entrepreneurial Institute & Conference Center

& The New Black Wall Street

Tribute to Alice Bussey

12 noon – 5:00 p.m.

Global Trading Network Business Matchmaking Reception Introduction

Mr. Mansa Musa, Founder

Global Trading Network & Trade Show

 

Tour of Black Wall Street