SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

FRIDAY, APRIL 5TH 2019 

Registration in Afro American Cultural Center (Lighten/Founder’s room)

211 Park St, New Haven, CT 06511

2:00pm

4:00pm-6:00pm

Screening of Ephasini Lamabhudango Film and The Hangman Film followed by a Discussion with Producer Dumisani Mvumvu and Producer-Actress Tsholofelo Maseko at Linsly-Chittenden Hall, Room 101

63 High Street, New Haven, CT 06511

7:00pm-8:00pm

Opening Keynote Discussion with Salif Keita at Golden Center, St. Thomas More

268 Park St, New Haven, CT 06511

8:00pm-9:00pm

Concert - Salif Keita, Fuse ODG, and other performers at Golden Center, Saint Thomas More

268 Park St, New Haven, CT 06511

9:00-10:30pm African Night Market (Food, Performances, and Vendors) at Golden

  Center, St. Thomas More

268 Park St, New Haven, CT 06511

SATURDAY, APRIL 6TH 2019

Breakfast Reception at Afro-American Cultural Center, 211 Park Street

8:00am-9:15am

Panel Session 1: Diaspora Panel

Yale University Art Gallery Auditorium, 1111 Chapel St.

9:30am-10:30am

Panel Session 2 (choose 1):

  • Activism Panel at Yale University Art Gallery Auditorium, 1111 Chapel St.

  • Technology & Healthcare Panel at Loria Center, 190 York St.

11:00am-12:00 pm 

12:00pm-

1:00pm Lunch

Career Fair and Business Networking at E-Room, Afro-American Cultural Center, 211 Park Street

1:00pm-

3:00pm

ID Insight Information Session (Lighten Room, Afro-American Cultural Center) 1:15-1:45PM

BCG Consulting Info Session (Lighten Room, Afro-American Cultural Center) 2:30-3:00PM

Panel Session 3 (choose 1):

  • Gender & Sexuality Panel at Loria Center, 190 York St.

  • Innovation and Development Panel at Yale University Art Gallery Auditorium, 1111 Chapel St.

3:15pm-4:30pm

 

Closing Keynote Address by Jidenna Mobisson, Luce Hall Auditorium, 34 Hillhouse Avenue

7.30pm-

8.30pm

8.30pm-9:30pm

Cocktail and Banquet Ceremony, Horchow Hall, 55 Hillhouse Avenue

11:00pm- AfroBeats Party, Chengdu Food Trail, 27 Temple Street

1:00am