Programme

04/02/2021

 

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Saturday 17 May & Sunday 18 May

  • 09:00 – 17:00  Registration of participants

Monday 19 May

  • 07:30 – 17:00  Registration of participants
  • 09:00 – 10:30   Africa Transformation Report: Growth with Depth
  • 11:00 – 12:30  Tracking Africa’s Progress
  • 11:00 – 12:30  Building Resilience in the Horn and the Sahel
  • 12:30 – 14:00  Tech.- 4 Development  (Huawei-sponsored Lunch) 
  • 14:30 – 16:00  The African Economic Outlook 2014 (Live streaming)
  • 15:00 – 16:30  Africa Launch of the Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL) Decade (Live streaming)
  • 16:30 – 18:00  Accountability and Transparency
  • 18:00 – 19:30  Global Ocean Commission 
  • 18:00 – 19:30  Media Reception 
  • 20:00 – 21:30  IILM Dinner (by invitation) 

Tuesday 20 May

  •  07:30 – 17:00  Registration of participants
  •  08:00 – 09:30  Round Table Breakfast: Africa Solidarity Initiative 
  •  08:00 – 09:30  Managing MDB Exposure (Breakfast) 
  •  08:30 – 18:00  Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) Forum
  •  09:00 – 10:30  Facilitating Africa’s Trade
  •  09:00 – 10:30  Maximizing Africa’s Blue Economies
  •  11:00 – 12:30   New Business Models for Private Sector Resource Mobilization
  •  11:00 – 12:30  Green Growth: The Future for Africa (Live streaming)
  •  12:30 – 14:00  Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
  •  14:30 – 16:00  Reducing Perceived Riskiness of Investing in Africa’s Infrastructure (Live streaming)
  •  14:30 – 16:00  From Inherited to Created Wealth: Natural Resources Management
  •  15:30 – 17:00  Cashing in on the Demographic Dividend
  •  16:30 – 18:00  International Bond Markets
  •  17:30 – 19:00  Ending Conflict and Building Peace in Africa (Live streaming)
  •  18:00 – 19:30  Enterprising Africa
  •  18:30 – 20:00  Engaging differently in situations of fragility – Managing crisis and post crisis in South Sudan
  •  18:30 – 21:30  Annual Cocktail of Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) 
  •  19:00 – 21:00  Dinner for High Level Panelists

Wednesday 21 May

  •  07:30 – 17:00  Registration of participants
  •  09:00 – 09:45  Meeting of the Bureau of the Boards of Governors (Closed Session)
  •  09:00 – 10:30  African Financing Partnership (AFP) Steering Committee Meeting (by invitation)
  •  09:00 – 10:30  Capital Market Development in Africa: Transcending Boundaries
  •  09:00 – 10:30  From Farm to Market
  •  09:30 – 11:00  The Gender Dividend 
  •  09:45 – 12:00  Meeting of the Joint Steering Committee (Closed Session; Open to non-member Governors as observers) 
  •  11:00 – 12:30  2014 Africa Progress Panel Report: High Level Dialogue 
  •  11:00 – 12:30  Special Economic Zones – Learning from Experience Architecture Building
  •  11:00 – 12:30  Delivering Services
  •  12:30 – 14:00  Financial & Development Effectiveness Presentation (Live streaming)
  •  14:30 – 16:00  High Level Event I – Leadership for the Africa we Want (Live streaming)
  •  14:30 – 18:30  Coalition for Dialogue on Africa (CoDA) Board Meeting
  •  16:05 – 17:30  High Level Event II – Where are the Jobs?  (Live streaming)
  •  18:00 – 19:30  High Level Debate- "The Africa we Want"
  •  20:00 – 21:30  Dinner: African Bankers’ Awards (by invitation) 

Thursday 22 May

  •  07:30 – 17:00  Registration of participants
  •  08:30 – 10:00  Formal Opening Ceremony of the 2014 Annual Meetings (Live streaming)
  •  10:00 – 11:00     Have your Say! Dialogue with Leaders (Live streaming)
  •  10:30 – 18:00     Africa-India: PPPs in the Energy & Transport Sectors 
  •  11:45 – 12:45   First Sitting of the Boards of Governors Consideration and approval of the :
    •  Provisional agenda
    •  Report of the Joint Steering Committee
    •  Report of the Standing Committee of the Board of Governors 
  •  12:45 – 14:30  High Level Luncheon: Taking the Lead in Africa’s Business
  •  13:00 – 14:30  President's Working Lunch with Governors
  •  15:00 – 18:00  Second Sitting of the Boards of Governors: Governors’ Dialogue “The Next 50 years: The Africa we Want”
  •  16:30 –18:00  Harnessing the Investment Climate 
  •  18:30 –19:30  Round Table on Central African Republic
  •  18:30 - 20:00  High Level Event: Africa and the Global Economy (Live streaming)
  •  18:30 - 20:30  JP Morgan Cocktail
  •  20:00 - 22:00  Reception

Friday 23 May

  •  07:30 – 16:30  Registration of participants
  •  08:00 – 09:30  The Africa Caucus (Breakfast – Closed Door Meeting)
  •  09:00 – 10:30  Africa’s Cities of the Future 
  •  10:45 – 12:15  Building Water Resilience 
  •  13:00 – 14:30  Governors’ Closing Lunch  (by invitation)
  •  15:00 – 16:30  Third Sitting of the Boards of Governors: Closing Session of the 2014 Annual Meetings
  •  16:30 – 18:00  Closing Press Conference  (Live streaming)  
  •  18:30 – 19:30  Round Table: Engaging differently in situations of fragility – Building consensus mobilizing resources in Somalia