Fri, Oct 28, 2022 9:00 AM –

Sat, Oct 29, 2022 11:55 PM EDT (GMT-4)

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Columbia Business School

665 West 130th Street, New York, NY 10027, United States

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The Africa Business Club is excited to announce the 19th Columbia Africa Conference (formerly Africa Economic Forum), a student-led collaboration between Columbia Business School, Columbia School of International and Public Affairs, and Columbia Engineering, taking place in person on Friday, October 28th, and Saturday, October 29th, 2022.

We look forward to hosting you and our distinguished speakers at our brand new Manhattanville campus as we explore the theme — “Meeting the Moment.”

Throughout the weekend, we will explore how to harness the digital age, Africa’s status as a growing economic powerhouse, and our unique and diverse cultures as assets that will drive the entire Continent forward for years to come. 

Prepare for a weekend of events, including thought-provoking panels, interactive fireside chats, inspiring keynote speakers, networking opportunities, cultural exhibits, and fantastic nightlife events that only NYC can provide!

Ticket price includes: Two breakfasts, Two full lunches, Panels, Fireside chats, Keynotes, Access to fashion show, Cultural gallery, Career fair, Swag bag, and more! This ticket also includes access to our exclusive after-party in the city featuring our guest performer.

Please note that tickets are non-refundable. 


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Proof of vaccination is required.
Dress Business Casual
Food Provided (Lunch on each day will showcase delicious cuisine from West and East Africa, respectively. Breakfast provided on both days.)


Columbia Business School

665 West 130th Street, New York, NY 10027, United States

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Co-hosted with: Phillips Pathway for Inclusive Leadership

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