FRIDAY, APRIL 14TH 2017 

  • 2:00pm: Registration begins at Kroon hall (195 Prospect St. New Haven, CT 06511)
  • 7:00pm-8:00pm: Opening Keynote Address by Ibukun Awosika (Kroon Hall)
  • 8:00pm-8:30pm: Breakout session with Mrs. Awosika 
  • 8:30pm-10:00pm: African Night Market at Kroon Hall

SATURDAY, APRIL 15TH 2017 

  • 8:00am-9:15am: Breakfast Reception (AFAM house, 211 Park street)
  • 9:30am-10:30am: Keynote address by Mr. Donald Kaberuka  and Mr. Hakeem Belo-Osagie (Art Gallery auditorium, 1111 Chapel street)
  • 10:45am-11:45pm: Panel Session 1: The Afropolitan and Pop Culture at LC 102 /Social Justice in Africa at LC 101 (Linsly Chittenden (LC)  Hall, 63 High Street) 
  • 11:45pm-1:15pm: Lunch (on your own) OR Special lunch with select speakers (sign up required) 
  • 1:15pm-2:15pm: Panel Session 2: Entrepreneurship and Innovation at LC 101/ The New Era of African Education at LC 102 (Linsly Chittenden (LC)  Hall, 63 High Street) 
  • 2:20pm-3:20pm: Women and Government Keynote Panel at LC 102 / Trumping U.S. Borders: Navigating Immigration in the 21st Century, with Jonelle Ocloo Esq. at LC 317(Linsly Chittenden (LC)  Hall, 63 High Street) 
  • 3:20-4:45pm: Career Networking Session at Pierson Dining Hall (261 Park street)
  • 7:00pm-9:30pm: Closing banquet and Keynote Address by Obiageli Ezekwesili at Omni hotel at (155 Temple street)
  • 10:30pm-1:00am: After party at Elevate night club (215 Crown street)