Productivity and Transboundary Connectivity of Small and Medium Enterprises in Creative Industry in Afro-Caribbean Region

Host: Afrocosmo Development Impact, LLC, Maryland, USA; Squire Patton Boggs, LLP, Washington DC and the Caribbean Institute of Alternative Dispute Resolution, Jamaica

Afrique Today TV, Virginia, USA and Hype TV Jamaica plan to record the event.

Time: Session one starts at 9:00amEST USA (5:00pm Ethiopia; 3:00pm Nigeria; 9:00am Jamaica) to 11:00pm EST USA

And session two starts at 12:00pm EST (8:00pm Ethiopia; 6:00pm Nigeria; 12:00pm Jamaica) to 2:00pm EST USA

Prudence Sebahizi,

Chief Technical Advisor and Head of AfCFTA Negotiations Support Unit
Department of Trade and Industry, African Union Commission, Ethiopia (moderator)

Val Okaru-Bisant,

Esq CEO, Founder and General Counsel
Afro-Cosmo Development Impact, LLC, Maryland USA; Business and Trade Professor, The Catholic University of America, Washington DC (Moderator and co-host)

Armando Manuel

The World Bank, Executive Director
Nigeria, Angola and South Africa (key note speaker)

Frank Samolis, Esq.

Partner and Co-Chair,
Global Trade, Squire, Patton Boggs, LLP, Washington DC (presenter and co-host)

Christopher Malcolm

President Caribbean Institute of Alternative Dispute Resolution
Attorney General, British Virgin Islands(former),Senior Legal Adviser to the Minister of Justice and Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Law, The University of West Indies, Mona Campus (presenter and co-host)

Kerry-Ann Henry,

Vice Principal, Administration & Resource Development,
Edna Manley College for the Visual and Performing Arts & Ballet Mistress and Principal Dancer, National Dance Theatre Company

Kumar “Fyah” Bent

Musician & Founder
Bent, Musician & Founder of Kulture Walk Music Group and Enterprises

Ejike Asiegbu

Entrepreneur, Nollywood Actor, Humanitarian, Film Director
Former National President of Actors Guild of Nigeria, multiple award winner; City People Movie Special Recognition Award, City People Lifetime Achievement Award (key note speaker)

Ebele Okaro-Onuike,

Entrepreneur, Humanitarian, Nollywood Actor, Content Creator, Producer and CEO
Flat Feet Productions Limited; Multiple award winner AMVCA/ZAFA/BON (presenter)

Dahlia Harris

Chief Executive Officer, DMH Productions & Actress
Television and Radio Broadcaster, Speaker, Film and Theatre Director

Monalisa Chinda Coker

Humanitarian, Actor, Nollywood Film Producer
Television and Media Personality, Talk Show Host (You and I with Monalisa)

Harold Davis,

Deputy Chief Executive Officer
Jamaica Business Development Corporation & Musician and Assistant General Secretary, Jamaica Federation of Musicians and Affiliated Artistes Union

Francis Duru,

Nollywood Actor, Entrepreneur
Humanitarian, 2017 UN Ambassador of Peace award winner