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Fourth Annual African Diaspora Investment Symposium (ADIS)

  • Address: 1401 N. Shoreline Blvd., Mountain View
  • Mountain View, CA 94043
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In a 3-day Silicon Valley summit this month, change makers, investment experts, entrepreneurs and thought leaders will highlight the role of the African diaspora to aid in amplifying the continent’s growth and abundance in key sectors in 2019.

Now on its fourth year, the African Diaspora Network (ADN) is hosting the Annual African Diaspora Investment Symposium (ADIS) on January 24-26, 2019  at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, CA, from 8:00 am to 7:30 pm. This three-day global convening welcomes leaders, innovators, investors, and entrepreneurs who seek to uplift the African continent by building bridges among Africans, global collaborators and friends of Africa. The event will be held once again in Silicon Valley, the innovation and entrepreneurial capital of the world. The conference aims to inform, engage, and inspire participants to be agents of change and active contributors to Africa’s development.

The ADIS symposium is a catalyst for diaspora-driven initiatives and investments with potential to the continent’s burgeoning future, as well as a platform to control the narrative about Africa and its thriving startup landscape. Plenary sessions and workshops will focus on Fintech and Financial Inclusion, Investment Exit Strategies and Risk Mitigation, Economic Diversification and implications for Renewable Energy and Agriculture, and, the Critical value of Women Entrepreneurs.

See website above for more information.