Chapel Hill, NC (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 -- Developing leaders in Africa is the subject of an April 4 conference at the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School.
“Leading in the Frontier: Growing and Developing the Next Great Leaders for Africa” is organized by the Africa Business Alliance (ABA) at UNC Kenan-Flagler.
Keynote addresses will be given by:
• Erika Linnander of the Global Health Leadership Institute at Yale University
• Gbenga Ogunjimi of the Landmark Development Initiative Africa
Panels will include:
• Leadership at the secondary and professional level with:
o Segun Olagunju of the African Leadership Academy
o Gbenga Ogunjimi of the Landmark Development Initiative Africa
o Lauren Thomas of Mozambikes, Lda
• Leadership in the healthcare industry with:
o Erika Linnander of the Global Health Leadership Institute at Yale University
o Susan Post of Management Sciences for Health
o Haroun Habib of LGT Venture Philanthropy
The conference is free and open to the public. It will be held at the Kenan Center.
It is sponsored by Management Sciences for Health, UNC Kenan-Flagler and its Global Business Center, and supported by a Center for International Business Education & Research (CIBER) grant from the U.S. Department of Education.
For information and to register, visit http://2014africabusinessconference.web.unc.edu/.
About the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
Consistently ranked one of the world's best business schools, UNC Kenan-Flagler is known for its collaborative culture that stems from its core values: excellence, leadership, integrity, community and teamwork. Professors excel at both teaching and research, and demonstrate unparalleled dedication to students. Graduates are effective, principled leaders who have the technical and managerial skills to deliver results in the global business environment. UNC Kenan-Flagler offers a rich portfolio of programs and extraordinary, real-life learning experiences: Undergraduate Business (BSBA), full-time MBA, Executive MBA Programs (Evening, Weekend and global OneMBA®), online MBA@UNC, UNC-Tsinghua Dual-Degree EMBA, Master of Accounting, PhD, Executive Development, and UNC Business Essentials programs. It is home to the Frank Hawkins Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise.
Allison Adams, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, http://www.kenan-flagler.unc.edu/, +1 (919) 962-7235, [email protected]