THE 1ST AFRICAN DIASPORA SYMPOSIUM (ADS-2020)

HELD IN CONJUNCTION WITH

THE 7TH ANNUAL KENYA DIASPORA HOMECOMING CONVENTION (KDHC-2020)

December 08 – 10, 2020, Ole Sereni Hotel Nairobi

Theme: Leveraging Diaspora Resources for Africa’s Economic Recovery Post-COVID

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About ADS-2020

The 1st Bi-Annual African Diaspora Symposium (ADS-2020), which shall run back to back with the 7th Annual Kenya Diaspora Homecoming Convention (KDHC-2020).

It is a 3 day event is organized by The Africa Diaspora Alliance (AfDA – under formation) and the Kenya Diaspora Alliance  and targets diaspora communities, their families locally, investors, corporates, professionals, embassies, students, support organizations, service providers among other stakeholders.

It is inspired by four major repositories:

i) The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

ii) The Addis Ababa Agenda of Action (2015)

iii) The African Union 2063 Agenda

iv) African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA)

Featured Talks & Speakers

Eminent and sought after speakers will be present. We welcome submissions from experts, speakers and organizations seeking to share their experience and expertise during our conference sessions.

Rt Hon Raila Odinga

African Union High Representative for Infrastructure Development

Rt Hon Claudia Webbe

MP, UK House of Commons

 Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa

Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM)

Prof KunMo Chung

Former Korean Minister of Science and Technology

 “Father of Nuclear Energy in Korea”.

Mr Siddharth Chatterjee

UN Resident Coordinator (Kenya)

Dr Kate Getao

CEO, ICT Authority of Kanya (ICTA)

Mr Amadou Cisse

CEO, African Institute of Remittances (AU-AIR)

Abdelilah Benryane

Moroccan Ambassador to Kenya

Target Participants

We propose a Hybrid Event; those able to travel to Nairobi will attend in person under a prescribed WHO/Health Authority Guidelines for COVID containment. Others will join Virtually through a multiplicity of platforms.

Goals and Objectives of  ADS-2020

To create an interface between the African Union’s Agenda 2063 and the 6th Region Diaspora African to debate dialogue on how partnership and collaborations can be leveraged at scale to support Africa’s Economic Recovery Post-COVID.

To put out a high-level Statement that provides Member States with policy
recommendations about how to harness the power of the 6th Region Diaspora African to address current investments, health, education and Human resource management
challenges and to ensure lifelong opportunities for all.

To develop actions and relevant partnerships that are aimed to help African Member States to develop system-wide strategies in the context of shaping the Africa’s transformation and economic rise post COVID-19 pandemic.

 

Advert & Partnership Opportunities

Stand out from the crowd with our budget friendly advertising and sponsorship opportunities. sponsorship and advertising opportunities are available to help increase visibility for your brand and drive more traffic to your booth/website or office.

Platinum Partner | USD 30,000 (KSH 3,000,000)
  • Sponsored delegates – 10 
  • Right to brand venue in corporate colors: 10 rollup banners and 10 telescopic or tear drop banners
  • Branded Symposium/Convention Bag
  • 5 minute documentary or commercial
  • Host day 1 Lunch (and/or cocktail) with speaking opportunity
  • 1 panel opportunity at the Symposium
  • 2 full page Ads in Symposium Magazine
  • Logo appearance on all Symposium materials
  • 3 Exhibitions booths (3x3m)
  • Media mentions on all promotional materials
  • Placements of firm’s material in delegate giveaways
  • Logo in the Symposium/Convention banners (Backdrop banners and roll up banners)
Gold Plus Partner | USD 15,000 (KSH 1, 500,000)
  • Sponsored delegates – 6 
  • Right to brand in corporate colors: roll up 6 banners and 6 telescopic or tear drop banners
  • Host Day 2 dinner /Cocktail with speaking opportunity
  • 1 full page Ads in Symposium
  • Magazine
  • Logo appearance on some convention
  • Materials
  • 2 Exhibitions booths (3x3m)
  • Media mentions on all promotional
  • Materials
  • Logo in the Symposium/Convention banners (Backdrop banners)
Diamond Partner | USD 5,000 (KSH 500, 000)
  • Sponsored delegates – 4 
  • Right to brand in corporate colors: 4 roll-
  • up banners and 4 telescopic or tear drop 
  • banners
  • 1/2 page Ads in Symposium Magazine
  • Logo appearance on limited Symposium/Convention Materials
  • 1 Exhibition booth (3x3m)
  • Media mentions on all promotional materials
  • Logo in the Symposium/Convention banners (backdrop banner)
Silver Partner | USD 3,000 (KSH 300,000)
  • Sponsored delegates – 3 
  • Right to brand in corporate colors: 3
  • roll up banners and 3 telescopic or
  • tear drop banners
  • 1 Exhibition booth (2x3m)
  • 1/2 page Ads in Symposium Magazine
  • Media mentions on all promotional materials
  • Logo in the Symposium/Convention banners (backdrop banner)
Bronze Partner | USD 1,000 (KSH 100,000)
  • Sponsored delegates – 2 pax
  • Right to brand in corporate colors: 2 roll
  • up banners and 1 telescopic or tear drop 
  • banners
  • 1/4 page Ads in Symposium Magazine
  • Media mentions on all promotional
  • Materials
  • Logo in Symposium/Convention banners (backdrop banner)

Exhibit

Showcase and market your products and presents a platform to exchange information about the current & future business landscapes, trends and innovations; a wealth of inspiring and stimulating talks plus a chance to market your products to hundreds of attendees.

BENEFITS OF BEING PART OF THE SYMPOSIUM 

The 1st African Diaspora Symposium (ADS-2020) Held in conjunction with the 7th Annual Kenya Diaspora Homecoming Convention (KDHC-2020) will offer:

Access to 500 plus participants during the 3 day convention, and thousands more virtual visitors/followers
A collection of world-renowned speakers and experts drawn from across the region and the globe
Brand visibility during live coverage of the high-level Opening Ceremony and Closing
Opportunity to engage directly with the diaspora community
An opportunity to influence policies on leadership and in Kenya and the greater Africa region
An opportunity to build and reinforce strategic relationships with regional leaders and decision makers
An opportunity to present the latest innovations, new products and services to a pertinent audience and showcase your expertise and capabilities.
An opportunity to lead a discussion of your choice (sponsored topics through fireside chats, panel discussions and sponsored cocktail/ dinner)
Opportunity to sample African culture and Kenyan hospitality through side visits and incursion programs

Pricing &  Registration

The convention will offer a three-day window of opportunity to a globally converged and financially empowered audience. It will be an  avenue to exchange knowledge, gaininsights, learn from experts, and stay up to dateon the latest innovations, networks and investment/business opportunities globally.

Dr. Shem Ochuodho

CHAIRMAN, KENYA DIASPORA ALLIANCE

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The 1st Bi-Annual African Diaspora Symposium (ADS-2020), which shall run back to back with the 7th Annual Kenya Diaspora Homecoming Convention (KDHC-2020)

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