DATE: Thursday, March 24
TIME: 9:00am EDT / 1:00pm GMT / 2:00pm WAT / 4:00pm EAT
Welcome to the 2nd Africa Business Concept Challenge, sponsored by AACSB and Thunderbird Africa Center of Excellence, and supported by Peaqs, Association of African Business Schools, Stanford Seed and em lyon business school.
We look forward to welcoming the 2022 Cohort of student teams from institutions across Africa. This event officially kicks off the 2nd edition of the Africa Business Concept Challenge. The Kick-Off will convene 50+ student teams from across the African continent, Investors and Investor Experts, and the impressive panel of Judges. GBSN’s CEO, Dan LeClair, will lead a discussion around the importance of entrepreneurship in inclusive and sustainable development.
The event is open to the entire global community. GBSN invites you to join us as we officially launch the games!
Dan LeClair, Ph.DCEO
Global Business School Network
Sponsors and Partners
Tim MesconExecutive Vice President and Chief Officer of the Europe, Middle East, and Africa Headquarters
Darius TeterExecutive Director
Dr. Rickie A. MooreProfessor of Entrepreneurship Director, MSc in Global Innovation and Entrepreneurship
emlyon business school
Whyte Cleon Limited
Peter Bamkole, PhDChief Operating Officer
PMS Group Ltd
Austin OkereFounder & Vice Chairman
Computer Warehouse Group Plc.
Julienne ShieldsPresident and CEO
United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE)