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Energizing Africa through Partnerships

October 24 @ 8:00 am - October 26 @ 1:00 pm

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The Carolinas is becoming a major conduit for African energy trade. Join African and U.S. energy policy officials and executives engaged in the Africa – Carolinas energy trade to learn about opportunities and develop partnerships with which to pursue a variety of African trade opportunities.

Tuesday October 24 – Thursday October 26, 2017

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DAY1: Tuesday, October 24th

9:00 am – 4:00 pm     Pre-conference Tours (visit THIS PAGE of our website for options and cost)

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm     Registration Open

4:00 pm – 6:00 pm     Welcome to Charlotte/Overview of Carolina Energy Industry

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm     Bar-B-Que Dinner

DAY 2: Wednesday, October 25th

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8:00 am – 9:00 am     Registration

9:00 am – 10:00 am   Keynote Address

10:00 am – 11:00 am Panel: Where and on What is Africa and the Carolinas Partnering?

11:00 am – 11:30 am Break, Networking & Exhibits

11:30 am – 12:30 pm Panel: Who and How is Africa and the Carolinas Partnering?

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm   Luncheon and Keynote Address

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm     How to Create Profitable African/Carolina Partnerships.

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm     Break, Networking & Exhibits

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm     Case Studies and Conclusion

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm     Reception (Dinner on your own)

DAY 3: Thursday, October 26th (Venue: K&L Gates in Hearst Tower, 214 N Tryon Street, Suite 4700, Charlotte, NC 28202 and Parker Poe in Three Wells Fargo Center, 401, S Tryon Street, Suite 3000, Charlotte, NC 28202)

Visit our Energizing Africa through Partnerships Website by CLICKING HERE

 African Trade “Deep Dive”

Up to fourteen (14) African delegations will be housed in conference rooms at K&L Gates and Parker Poe (up to seven at each location). U.S./other delegations will be programmed to meet with various African delegations in 30 minute sessions (speed-networking).

8:00 – 8:00 am       African delegations settle in the conference room and U.S./other teams arrive

8:30 – 9:00 am       Meeting 1

9:00 – 9:30 am       Meeting 2

9:30 – 10:00 am     Meeting 3

10:00 – 10:30 am   Meeting 4

10:30 – 11:00 am   Break – opportunity for U.S./other teams to switch venues

11:00 – 11:30 am   Meeting 5

11:30 – 12:00 pm  Meeting 6

12:00 – 12:30 pm  Meeting 7

12:30 – 1:30 pm     Lunch

Details

Start:
October 24 @ 8:00 am
End:
October 26 @ 1:00 pm
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/energizing-africa-through-partnerships-tickets-32487899181

Venue

TBD