The event, which is the 4th in the series, has hosted leading business conglomerates from Africa and the United State, including their Chief Executives. Over 250 participants are expected for this year’s forum, which promises to be richly rewarding.
Economists having observed that the continued downward spiral of global oil prices presents a unique opportunity for developed and developing economies to expedite policies and actions aimed at building a diversified export based economy. This gathering is therefore aimed at directly linking African Businesses and Business Leaders, with their United States counterparts, in the Non-Oil sectors towards finding a common ground for business growth.
The African Leadership group is organizing this event in strategic partnership with the World Affairs Council of Atlanta, World Trade Center, Atlanta, and other investor groupings in the United States, in line with its efforts of supporting, companies, individuals, states, regional and national governments in the continent towards exploiting mutually beneficial business partnerships, for sustainable growth in the continent.