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Ethiopia and Israel - Celebrating 30 Years of Partnership

Join our virtual networking event marking 3000 years business collaborations and friendship

Wednesday, February 24, 2021
09:00-13:00 GMT+2

Panel Discussions
& Presentations

1. Keynote Speaker

The Role of Businesses in Africa's post-COVID Economic Transformation

2:10pm - 2:30pm GMT

How has Africa's economy been affected by the global pandemic and what comes next

Dr. Raymond Gilpin

Dr. Raymond Gilpin

Chief Economist and Head of the Strategy, Analysis and Research Team at the Regional Bureau for Africa, United Nations Development Program

2. Panel Discussion

The Rice Crop in Africa

3:00pm - 3:45pm GMT

A deep dive into the trends and future of the ever-growing rice sector in Africa

Uriyah Rosenman

Uriyah Rosenman

Business Development Manager
Empower Africa

Roei Yonai

Roei Yonai

Head of Strategic Crops
Strategic Solutions & Products
Netafim

Donald Smart

Donald Smart

CEO
Mountain Lion Agriculture

Maoz Aviv

Maoz Aviv

Director of Agriculture
Empower Africa

3. Panel Discussion

The Sub-Saharan African Housing Conundrum and Corresponding Investment Opportunities

4:15pm - 5:00pm GMT

New investment opportunities and developments in the real estate sector

Alexander Tounkara

Alexander Tounkara

A Guinean Wharton Business School student. A founding-member of the new Wharton Africa Investment Partners (WAIP), co-led two Wharton Africa Business Forum panels

Marja Hoek-Smit

Marja Hoek-Smit

Director/Founder, International Housing Finance Program, Zell/Lurie Real Estate Center; Executive Director/Founder, Housing Finance Information Network – HOFINET

Robert Hornsby

Robert Hornsby

Co-founder and CFO
American Homebuilders of West Africa - AHWA

Ameet Dhillon

Ameet Dhillon

Founder
US-Africa Housing Finance - USAHF

Kojo Addo-Kufuor

Kojo Addo-Kufuor

Executive Head, Home Loans Business at First National Bank, Ghana

3. Session

Investment Opportunities - SAYeTECH

5:30pm - 6:00pm GMT

An opportunity to explore different investment opportunities

Jeffrey Appiagyei

Jeffrey Appiagyei

Corporate Lead
SAYeTech

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