Illinois International Business Calendar
Jul. 12 USA – AFRICA YOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP SUMMIT
Innovation conference and exhibition (July 12-13) sponsored by the Africa Global Chamber of Commerce in partnership with: Rainbow Push Coalition; Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity; U.S. Agency for International Development; U.S. African Development Foundation; SCORE Chicago; and others. Event provides a business networking platform designed to promote and facilitate connections between U.S. and African Youth through trade and investment mainly in the areas of technology, agribusiness, and tourism. The Summit organizers project an attendance of over 1,000 participants from all U.S. 50 States and 40 African Nations, including: Government delegations; Young U.S. and African Leaders and Entrepreneurs; US Investors; Business Leaders; Trade and Investment Promotion Agencies. 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., Logan Performance Center, University of Chicago, 915 East 60th Street, Chicago. Fees vary. For information and registration, please see: http://usafricayes.com/.