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  07:30   -   17:00

Registration of Participants

Hall 3B - Exhibition Center 1
  07:30   -   08:30

Media Breakfast

Capri Room - Paradise Hotel
  09:00   -   18:00

Recording of Governors’ Statements

Hall 1-VIP – Exhibition Center 1
  09:30   -   12:00

Bridging Innovation and Industry: African Youth Solving Continental Challenges

Seminar Hall 3 (103, 104, 105) Convention Hall 1F
  12:15   -   13:15

Host Country Side Event: Better Africa

Seminar Hall 3 - Convention Hall 1F
  14:30   -   17:30

Special Event 1: African Leadership for Agriculture

Seminar Hall 3 (103, 104, 105) Convention Hall 1F
  15:00   -   16:30

Meeting of the Bureau of the Boards of Governors (Closed Session)

Committee Meeting Room 2 (205) Convention Hall 2F
  16:30   -   17:30

Meeting of the Joint Steering Committee of the Boards of Governors (Closed Session; open to non-member Governors as observers)

Committee Meeting Room 2 (205) Convention Hall 2F
  18:00   -   18:45

Inaugural Press Conference

Press Room (211), Bexco
  18:30   -   20:00

Welcome reception hosted by Korea

Garden – Paradise Hotel
Other events
  07:30   -   17:00

Registration of Participants

Hall 3B - Exhibition Center 1
  09:00   -   14:00

AADFI Executive Committee Meeting

Conference Room 1 (101) Convention Hall 1F
  13:00   -   17:00

Governing Council Annual Meetings (ALSF) «very closed meeting»

Conference room 2 (102) Convention Hall 1F
  14:00   -   18:00

Industrial Visit

Outside Bexco
  15:00   -   19:00

African DFIs CEOs Workshop

Conference Room 5 (213) Glass Hall 2F
  07:30   -   17:00

Registration of Participants

Hall 3B - Exhibition Center 1
  09:00   -   18:00

Recording of Governors’ Statements

Hall 1-VIP – Exhibition Center 1
  10:40   -   12:30

Meeting of the Standing Committee of the Board of Governors on the Conditions of Service for Elected Officers (Closed Session

Seminar Hall 1 (101, 102) Convention Hall 1F
  09:00   -   10:30

KOAFEC Consultative Group Annual Meeting

Seminar Hall 3 (103,104) – Convention Hall 1
  11:30   -   13:00

KOAFEC Luncheon

Committee Meeting Room 2 (205) – Convention Hall 2F
  13:30   -   16:30

KOAFEC Ministerial Roundtable

Grand Ballroom-Convention Hall 3F
  16:30   -   16:50

KOAFEC Press Conference

Press Room (211), BEXCO
  17:00   -   18:30

KOAFEC Development Indaba

Busan Cinema Center
  18:00   -   00:00

Reception African Bankers’ Awards (by invitation)

Paradise Hotel Busan
  19:30   -   21:00

KOAFEC Night

The Bay 101
Other events
  07:30   -   17:00

Registration of Participants

Hall 3B - Exhibition Center 1
  09:00   -   15:00

AADFI General Assembly

Conference Room 1 (101) Convention Hall 1F
  10:00   -   18:00

Exhibition

Hall 2B - Exhibition Center 1
  15:00   -   18:00

Fourth Meeting of the ADF Working Group

Seminar Hall 3 (103, 104) Convention Hall 1F
  17:00   -   19:00

JP Morgan Cocktail

Park Hyatt Busan
  07:30   -   17:00

Registration of Participants

Hall 3B - Exhibition Center 1
  09:00   -   18:00

Recording of Governors’ Statements

Hall 1-VIP – Exhibition Center 1
  09:00   -   10:00

Arrival of Guests

Auditorium – Auditorium Building
  10:00   -   11:30

Formal Opening Ceremony of the 2018 Annual Meetings

Auditorium – Auditorium Building
  12:30   -   14:00

Host Country Side Event: Presentation 1: Korea’s Leading Infrastructure Companies : Key Factors behind Global Success (Luncheon session)

Committee Meeting Room 2 (205) - Convention Hall 2F
  14:00   -   16:20

Host Country Side Event: Africa Project Forum and Procurement Briefing Sessions

Seminar Hall 1 (101, 102) Convention Hall 1F
  14:15   -   15:15

Knowledge Event 1: African Economic Outlook Dialogue

Grand Ballroom - Convention Hall 3F
  14:30   -   16:00

Host Country Side Event: Seminar: Main Session: Industrialization in Africa for Sustainable Development: Challenges and Tasks

Committee Meeting Room 2 - Convention Hall 2F
  15:30   -   17:00

First Sitting of the Boards of Governors: Consideration and approval of the Provisional agenda Presentation by Dr. Jim Yong Kim, President, World Bank Group Consideration and approval of the Report of the Joint Steering Committee Consideration and approv

Committee Meeting Room 1(103, 104, 105, 108, 109, 110)-Convention Hall 1F
  16:30   -   18:00

Host Country Side Event: Discussion 1: Facilitating Technology Exchanges between Africa and Korea: Opportunity and Challenges

Committee Meeting Room 2 (205) - Convention Hall 2F
  16:40   -   18:00

Host Country Side Event: Presentation 2: Key Sources of Global Competitiveness of Korea’s ICT Companies

Seminar Hall 1 (101, 102) Convention Hall 1F
  18:00   -   19:00

Press Cocktail

Seminar Hall 2 (106, 107) Convention Hall 1F
  20:00   -   22:00

State Dinner hosted by Korea (by invitation)

Cruise Grand Ballroom Hilton Busan
Other events
  07:30   -   17:00

Registration of Participants

Hall 3B - Exhibition Center 1
  07:30   -   08:30

Stakeholders’ Meeting on Compact for Lusophone African countries

Panorama Room, Paradise Hotel
  08:00   -   09:00

Informal Breakfast Session : Gendered look at industrialization

Monaco Room, Paradise Hotel
  10:00   -   18:00

Exhibition

Hall 2B - Exhibition Center 1
  14:00   -   18:00

Spouse Program

Outside Bexco
  18:30   -   21:30

The Africa Road Builders – Trophée Babacar Ndiaye 2018

Park Hyatt Busan
  07:30   -   17:00

Registration of Participants

Hall 3B - Exhibition Center 1
  09:00   -   10:15

Host Country Side Event: Seminar: Session 1: Role of Public and Private Finance in Industrializing Africa

Committee Meeting Room 2 (205) - Convention Hall 2F
  09:00   -   10:30

Host Country Side Event: Presentation 3: The Role of Infrastructure as a Catalyst of Industrialization : Korea’s Experience and Lessons

Seminar Hall 1 (101, 102) Convention Hall 1F
  09:30   -   12:30

Second Sitting of the Boards of Governors: Governors’ Dialogue

Grand Ballroom – Convention Hall 3F
  10:45   -   12:00

Host Country Side Event: Seminar: Session 2: Roles of Public and Private Finance in Driving Industrialization in Africa

Committee Meeting Room 2 (205) - Convention Hall 2F
  10:45   -   12:45

KOAFEC PPP Forum

Committee Meeting Room 1 (103, 104, 105, 108, 109, 110) Convention Hall
  13:00   -   14:30

Financial Presentation Followed by a Luncheon

Hall 2A - Exhibition Center 1
  13:45   -   15:00

Host Country Side Event: Seminar: Session 3: Promoting Innovation and Entreprenuership in Africa

Committee Meeting Room 2 (205) - Convention Hall 2F
  13:45   -   15:00

Host Country Side Event: Presentation 4: Culture Meets Industry – Korea’s Case, “Hallyu”

Seminar Hall 1 (101, 102) – Convention Hall 1F
  15:00   -   18:00

Knowledge Event 2: Pathways to Industrialisation

Grand Ballroom - Convention Hall 3F
  19:00   -   22:00

Cultural Night hosted by Busan City

Busan Cinema Centre
Other events
  07:30   -   17:00

Registration of Participants

Hall 3B - Exhibition Center 1
  07:30   -   09:00

Industrialization Side Event

Capri Room, Paradise Hotel
  09:00   -   18:00

Spouse Program

Outside Bexco
  10:00   -   11:00

Casablanca Finance City, a Springboard to opportunities in Africa: how can Korean companies leverage the full African business potential?

Conference Room 6Glass Hall 2F -213
  10:00   -   18:00

Exhibition

Hall 2B - Exhibition Center 1
  10:00   -   18:00

One-on-One Business Meeting

Bexco
  07:30   -   12:00

Registration of Participants

Hall 3B - Exhibition Center 1
  09:00   -   11:00

Knowledge Event 3: The Future of Work and Industrialisation

Grand Ballroom – Convention Hall 3F
  09:00   -   11:00

Knowledge Event 4: Building Africa’s Digital Markets

Committee Meeting Room 2 (205) - Convention Hall 2F
  11:30   -   12:30

Third Sitting of the Boards of Governors: Closing Session of the 2018 Annual Meetings

Committee Meeting Room 1 - Convention Hall 1F
  12:30

Closing Press Conference

Committee Meeting Room 1 (103, 104, 105, 108, 109, 110) - Convention Hall 1F
  12:30   -   14:00

Host Country Side Event: Discussion 2: Cooperation between Africa and The "Global Green Growth Institute" (GGGI) in Climate Change Issues

Committee Meeting Room 2 (205)- Convention Hall 2F
  15:00   -   18:00

Africa Day Celebration

Auditorium - Auditorium Building
  19:30   -   22:00

Governors’ Closing Dinner (by invitation)

Nurimaru APEC House (Next to Westin Chosun)
Other events
  07:30   -   12:00

Registration of Participants

Hall 3B - Exhibition Center 1
  10:00   -   18:00

Exhibition

Hall 2B - Exhibition Center 1