Virginia International Business Council


VCU to host the 2017 Business and Entrepreneurship in Africa Conference

  • October 04, 2017
  • October 07, 2017
  • Virgnia Commonwealth University, 907 Floyd Ave, Richmond, VA 23284


Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) will be hosting the 2017 Business and Entrepreneurship in Africa Conference

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October 4 - 7, 2017


This conference -  entitled: Africa - the Big Emerging Continent: Challenges and Opportunities, will bring together representatives from 25 African countries, 5 European countries, the U.S., Canada, India, China and others.  


The fee for business people at this conference is reduced to $150 (normally $300), and any and all can register for it at -


2 sessions within this 4 day conference especially beneficial to Virginia businesses seeking insights into Africa as a future market are (the "Round-Table" set for October 4 - 1:30 - 5:30 pm and the "International Business Forum" set for October 5 - 3:30 - 5:30 pm)-   there is no charge for attending this forum).






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