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#Afrolynk Global Virtual Conference 2020

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· Stage
Official Opening & Welcome
Moses Acquah Kumbirai Chipadza Lutz Ziob
2020-09-25T10:00:00Z 2020-09-25T10:30:00Z Europe/Berlin Official+Opening+%26+Welcome+ Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Keynotes - The Future of Digital Innovation in Africa
AMROTE ABDELLA Dr. Maria Flachsbarth
2020-09-25T10:30:00Z 2020-09-25T11:00:00Z Europe/Berlin Keynotes+-+The+Future+of+Digital+Innovation+in+Africa+ Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Panel 1: Connect Africa: Fair Partnerships- Unleashing Africa's Potential
Erick Yong Sannssi Cissé RosaLyn Dressman Youssouf  Diakite Stephan-Eloïse Gras
2020-09-25T11:00:00Z 2020-09-25T12:00:00Z Europe/Berlin Panel+1%3A+Connect+Africa%3A+Fair+Partnerships-+Unleashing+Africa%27s+Potential Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Startup Exhibition Tours
2020-09-25T12:00:00Z 2020-09-25T13:00:00Z Europe/Berlin Startup+Exhibition+Tours Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Virtual Networking Sessions
2020-09-25T12:00:00Z 2020-09-25T13:00:00Z Europe/Berlin Virtual+Networking+Sessions Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
“Changemaker Talks” Walking the Talk - Voices from the Ground
Cecil Senna Nutakor Dorothy Gordon
2020-09-25T13:00:00Z 2020-09-25T13:30:00Z Europe/Berlin %E2%80%9CChangemaker+Talks%E2%80%9D+Walking+the+Talk+-+Voices+from+the+Ground Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Panel 2: Innovate: What makes Africa resilient?
Khadi Camara Ndeye Absa GNINGUE Richard Leftley Zachariah George Ricky Thomson Rapa
2020-09-25T13:30:00Z 2020-09-25T14:30:00Z Europe/Berlin Panel+2%3A+Innovate%3A+What+makes+Africa+resilient%3F Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Startup Exhibition Tours
2020-09-25T14:30:00Z 2020-09-25T15:30:00Z Europe/Berlin Startup+Exhibition+Tours Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Virtual Networking Sessions
2020-09-25T14:30:00Z 2020-09-25T15:30:00Z Europe/Berlin Virtual+Networking+Sessions Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
African Heroes - Founding Stories
Iyinoluwa  Aboyeji Vusi Thembekwayo
2020-09-25T15:30:00Z 2020-09-25T16:00:00Z Europe/Berlin African+Heroes+-+Founding+Stories Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Panel 3: Accelerate: Sustain & Accelerate Growth
Mélanie KEITA Andreas Beckermann Ian Lachmund Sohaila  Ouffata T D
2020-09-25T16:00:00Z 2020-09-25T17:00:00Z Europe/Berlin Panel+3%3A+Accelerate%3A+Sustain+%26+Accelerate+Growth Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
2020-09-25T17:00:00Z 2020-09-25T18:00:00Z Europe/Berlin TOP+50+IMPACT+STARTUPS+Announcement Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Closing Networking Party
2020-09-25T17:45:00Z 2020-09-25T19:00:00Z Europe/Berlin Closing+Networking+Party Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Official Closing
2020-09-25T18:00:00Z 2020-09-25T18:10:00Z Europe/Berlin Official+Closing Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)


Florian Kemmerich

Managing Partner Bamboo Capital Partners

Nina Brandner


Moses Acquah

CEO - Founder Afrolynk

Erick Yong

Erick Yong CEO and Cofounder GreenTec Capital Partners

Mélanie KEITA

Co-Founder Melanin Capital

Sannssi Cissé

Head of Collaboration at GreenTec Capital Africa Foundation

Kumbirai Chipadza

Afrolynk Ecosystem Manager

Ndeye Absa GNINGUE

Innovation Platform Officer African Development Bank

Andreas Beckermann

Andreas Beckermann Senior Advisor BMZ (Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development)

RosaLyn Dressman

President African Tide

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji

Founder Future Africa & Co-Founder of Andela and Flutterwave

Tofara Lindsay Chokera

Factory24 Coordinator Africa

Savanna Wilson

Expansion Lead for Rwanda at Norrsken Foundation

Sven Modrow

Projects & Partnerships at Ilara Health

Karolin Erdmann

Startup Coordinator Berlin Partner

Ian Lachmund

Senior Advisor Agency for Business & Economic Development (AWE)

Alexandra Ngandeu

Co-Founder - Finance bei Manuyoo

Cecil Senna Nutakor

Office of the Chief Executive eCampus LLC

Sohaila Ouffata

Director of Platform BMW i Ventures

Ansela Manful

Founder My Career Path

Faye Freyschmidt

Project Manager Berlin Partner

Jessica Berlin

Founder CoStruct

Youssouf Diakite

Founder & Co-Chairperson of the African Diaspora Youth Forum in Europe

Khadi Camara

Manager at German African Business Association & indeed Africa! Young Business Network

Dorothy Gordon

Chair at UNESCO Information for all Programme & WSA Global Jury and Board Member

Ricky Thomson Rapa

Co-Founder - SafeBoda

Stephan-Eloïse Gras

Executive Director - Digital Africa


Co-Founder & President of the African Business Angel Network

Dr. Maria Flachsbarth

Parliamentary State Secretary to the Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development


Regional Director Microsoft4Afrika

Zachariah George

Tech Angel Investor & CIO at Startupbootcamp Africa

Vusi Thembekwayo

Venture Capitalist and Global Speaker

Lutz Ziob

Ziob Consulting

Heike Rüttgers

Senior Advisor to the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ)

Richard Leftley

Executive Vice President at Micro Insurance Company

Carina Thum

Startup Programme Manager

Burkhard Volbracht

Berlin Partners - Head of Talent & International Services

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ANG Capital Gambia Ltd

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Complete Farmer

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ClassNotes, Inc.

ClassNotes helps students ace their academic exams and standardised tests.


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Dawa Clinic

Health convenience a tap of a button away

Denko Kunafoni

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Digital Lions

The Worlds First Fair Trade Creative Agency


A one stop shop for interior design and sourcing


E-Bikes designed in Namibia, made for Africa


An emerging ecommerce market based in Ethiopia


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GenePlus Global Ltd

Advancing Agriculture through Innovation

Glytime Foods Private Limited

Glytime focuses on the value addition of locally produced raw materials across the African continent

gnuGrid Africa Limited

Driving energy inclusion and transition through data


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Hydroponic Farms

Hydroponic farms offer the hydroponic solution you need at an affordable income while eating healthy.

Id8 Space Platform

Id8 Space Platform


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A FemTech startup in Rwanda: KosmoHealth App & Helpline, KosmoPads, Kosmotive eCommerce Platform

Kuba Technologies

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Lesan instantly translates low resource languages - unlocking the web for the next billion users.


A pioneer online counselling platform in Ethiopia.

The Loudhailer

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Making sourcing African handcrafted products easy

Mekina, an online cars marketplace connecting car buyers and sellers in Ethiopia.


Biotech start-up developing next-gen natural food ingredients


MyanLearn for all your learning needs

Panelys Cash

PANELYS CASH: banking for everyone, everywhere.


MedApp, Quality,Affordable, Confidential and Convenient Healthcare just a click away

Park&Pick (by North Harvest Ltd)

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Digital food cooperative for developing cities


Qinash intends to promote discounts and offers from Manufacturers/suppliers to retailers, or directly to consumers and from retailers to consumers, while providing a valuable service for participating groups.

Quba Exchange

The First Digital Stock Exchange

Raks Agricultural Technology

System to improve the irrigation control

Salvatio Push

Salvatio Push provides personal security and safety alongside data.

Shumba Money

Shumba Money specialises in remittances into the SADC region


ScholarX links high potential students and youths from low-income backgrounds with diverse funding paths to access quality education and 21st-century skills.


Buy high quality & certified farm inputs in one place, Its Cheaper, Fast & Safe!

Start.Up Lounge GH

We bring you convenience and completion in your quest to discovering, understanding, and connecting with African startups.


A platform to help businesses accept payments.


Uber for Services - Disrupting the Service Sector in Ethiopia


Market place for Agricultural goods in the Gambia.


Thumeza is a logistics platform built for FMCG enterprises with delivery needs spanning last mile and freight


Tilt enables your business to make disbursements & collections securely through our network of 10,000+ agents, digital wallets and partner banks.

Twende Mobility

A peer to peer mobility network from Kenya to the world

Uplus Mutual Partners

Next Generation Group Financing

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