AFRICA INNOVATION NETWORK®

10 year Anniversary 

Seminar, June 14th, 2021 in Copenhagen (Denmarrk)

We kindly invite companies, diplomats, investors, chambers of commerce, academia, foreign ministries and many other stakeholders to our 10 year Anniversary in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Innovative and successful Nordic companies doing business in Africa

 

The conference zooms in on some innovative Nordic companies that are doing successful business in Africa. We will learn more about challenges and opportunities in Africa. We will also learn how scalable these companies are and the potential they have in African countries in the future.

In coperation with the Danish Chamber of Commerce:

 

Innovative and successful Nordic companies doing business in Africa

Conference, June 14th, 2021 in Copenhagen

Programme 

 

 

09.45 am
Check-in

 

10:00 am
Welcome

 

Welcome by The Danish Chamber of Commerce.
Mr. Brian Mikkelsen or Mr. Michael Bremerskov Jensen

 

10:10 am
Post-corona 

Moderator, Advisor Business Psychologist, Louise Luxhøi
 – Introduction to the Pandemic situation
– Looking back at the last 10 years of AIN, Flemming Sørensen
– Today´s programme

10:40 am
10 years of business in Africa

Former Minister of Development Cooperation at the Foreign Ministry of Denmark
Mrs. Ulla Tørnæs

 

10:50 am
Short break
11:00 pm
Aller Aqua

The largest Danish fish feed producer in Africa
Sales Director, Mr. Ole Haubro

11:30 PM
TBA
12:00 PM
LUNCH
12:30 PM
Cultural differences by Anthropologist

 

TBA

13:00 PM
LIVE from South Africa

 

What is the current situation in South Africa?
Local Partner, CEO, Mr. Volker Werth, Intergest South Africa

13:20 PM
Impact Investments

 

Business Angels and Impact investor, Mr. Vineet Jain (Norway)
– Impact investments
– What are investors looking for
– How to make a good investor pitch

13:50 PM
Short break

 

14:10 PM
Scale up companies 

 

Case (pitch) 4: TBA
Case (pitch) 5: TBA
Case (pitch) 6: TBA
QA

15:15 PM
Short break

 

15:30 PM
Panel discussion 

 

Panel discussion with company cases, Louise Luxhøi
What´s next in AIN?, Tanja K. Nielsen 

16:00 PM
Networking, buzzing and mingling 

 

There will be served beer, wine and non-alcoholic drinks  

17:00 PM – ?
Afterparty at Scandic Hotel 

 

Sign up is mandatory: fls@africainnovationnetwork.com 
Participation: Own cost.

Speakers

Meet Our Speakers

Ms. Louise Luxhøi
Ms. Louise Luxhøi

Moderator, Advisor Business Psychologist

Mr. Volker Werth
Mr. Volker Werth

CEO, InterGestt South Africa

Mr. Michael Bremerskov Jensen
Mr. Michael Bremerskov Jensen

Special Advisor, Danish Chamber of Commerce

Ms. Tanja K. Nielsen
Ms. Tanja K. Nielsen

Director, AFRICA INNOVATION NETWORK®

Mr. Vineet Jain
Mr. Vineet Jain

Impact Investor / Business Angel

Mr. Flemming Sørensen
Mr. Flemming Sørensen

President, AFRICA INNOVATION NETWORK®

Mr. Ole Haubro
Mr. Ole Haubro

Sales Director, Aller Aqua

FACTS ABOUT THE SPEAKING COMPANIES

The speaking companies are amongst the most innovative and successful Nordic businesses with a significant scale up potential in Africa. Furthermore are the companies operating in 17 African countries and comply with several UN Sustainable Goals, 

“Nordic companies have relaxed leadership models, think innovative and they are very motivated to engage in new partnerships if there is a clear business purpose”

Venue partner:

 

Danish Chamber of Commerce

Slotsholmsgade 1
1217 Copenhagen K. 
Denmark 

Date &  Participation fee

Date 

June 14th, 2021 from 9.45 am – 4.00 pm 

THREE IMPORTANT TAKES 

  • Learn where the grow and business opportunities are in Africa 

  • Create new collaborations, partners and clients 

  • Networking with both the diplomatic level, investors and other business people with focus on business, sustainability, scale up and distribution in Africa

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