Agenda

DAY 1: MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 19

7:30 - 8:30
Registration
8:30 - 9:15
Welcome Remarks (Hoodale 1)
9:15 - 9:45
Keynote Address (Hoodale 1)
9:45 - 10:45
The Role of Private Sector in the Somaliland National Development Plan and Somaliland National Vision 2030 (Hoodale 1)
10:45 - 11:00
Transition Break
11:00 - 12:00
Business Environment: Policies & Priorities to Enable Growth (Hoodale 1)
12:10 - 13:30
Lunch - Sponsored by Rays Farm (1st floor of Maan-Soor Hotel)
13:30 - 14:00
The Somali Diaspora Investment Survey Report: Findings & Recommendations (Hoodale 1)
14:00 - 15:00
Diaspora Investment Panel (Hoodale 1)
15:00 - 15:45
Break (garden in front of Hoodale Halls)
15:45 - 17:00
Berbera Port & Corridor (Hoodale 1) Women in the Private Sector (Hoodale 3)
17:00 - 18:30
Break
18:30 - 20:00
Dinner - Sponsored by Premier Bank (1st floor of Maan-Soor Hotel)

 

DAY 2: TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20

9:00 - 10:15
Donor Programs Addressing Economic Development in Somaliland (Hoodale 1)
10:00 - 10:15
Transition Break
10:30 - 12:00
Renewable Energy (Hoodale 3) Youth Employment & Enterprise Development (Hoodale 1) Early-Stage Investing (Hoodale 4)
12:00 - 13:15
Lunch - Sponsored by KEEPS (1st floor of Maan-Soor Hotel)
13:15 - 13:45
How Entrepreneurial Education Helps Provide New Opportunities to Young Women in Somaliland (Hoodale 3)
13:15 - 13:45
Early-Stage Investing Masterclass (Hoodale 4) The Role of Chambers and Associations (Hoodale 5)
14:45 - 15:00
Transition Break
15:00 - 16:30
Current Challenges and Future Solutions for Fisheries in Somaliland (Hoodale 3)
Investment Act (Hoodale 1)
Manufacturing & Food Processing (Hoodale 4)
Agriculture & Livestock (Hoodale 5)
16:30 - 17:00
Closing Remarks (Hoodale 1)

 

DAY 3: WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21

All day
Pitch Ring (Invite Only)