Belo-Osagie African Business & Entrepreneurship Lecture

2017 May 31

2nd Annual Hakeem & Myma Belo-Osagie Distinguished Lecture in African Business & Entrepreneurship

5:00pm

Location: 

Inanda Club, Forrest Road, Inanda, Johannesburg, South Africa

in recognition of the opening of the Harvard University Center for African Studies' Africa Office, the Center for African Studies will host the 2nd Annual Hakeem and Myma Belo-Osagie Distinguished African Business and Entrepreneurship Lecture, which is open to the public. The Lecture draws lessons from prominent African leaders and will feature three prominent panelists. The panel for the public lecture comprises  Former President of the African Development Bank & African Union Special Envoy for Finance & Peace Fund, Donald Kaberuka; Chief Executive Officer for Sygnia...

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Inaugural Hakeem and Myma Belo-Osagie African Business and Entrepreneurship Lecture

October 29, 2015

by Junius Williams

Aliko Dangote, President and Chief Executive of Dangote Group, shared his vision for a vibrant and entrepreneurial Africa with the Harvard community. He highlighted the untapped and under-recognized potential sub-Saharan African economies possess, despite the challenges they face. Drawing an overflow crowd from Harvard and beyond, Mr. Dangote prompted the largely student audience to consider business careers in Africa and find ways to tap into the Continent’s many resources.... Read more about Inaugural Hakeem and Myma Belo-Osagie African Business and Entrepreneurship Lecture