MEET THE LINEUP

Our 40+ speakers range from academics, a Forbes list honoree, writers, industry leaders, an NFT strategist, to professionals involved in diaspora relations.

Speakers & Performers

New speakers to be announced every week.

Abu Faisal
Investor, A Group
Amadou Daffe
Co-founder & CEO, Gebeya Inc.
Amarachi Nwosu
Founder & CEO, Melanin Unscripted
Anna Adima
Doctoral Candidate, University of York
Anthony Harrison
Senior Dir. of Design Culture, adidas
Astrid Madimba
Co-host, It's a Continent Podcast
Becky Tsadik
Marketing Professional
Camille Sapara Barton
Artist & Educator, Sandberg Institute
Charlene Austin
Co-founder, Okra Agency
Chidiebere Ibe
Medical Illustrator
Chimira Natanna
Artist, Mama Baranka
Chinny Ukata
Co-host, It's a Continent Podcast
Claude Fidelin
Founder, The Black Negotiator
Dean Muruven
Global Water Policy Lead, WWF
Derek Bruce
CEO, Derek Bruce Assoc.
Ebeneza Blanche
Film Director
Eliza Anyangwe
Editor, As Equals, CNN
Ellen Bailey
VP Diversity & Culture, Harvard Pub.
Eno Oduok
Founder, Naija Comm
Giselle Frederick
Tech Entrepreneur, Sonaaar
Hannah Traore
Founder, Hannah Traore Gallery
Hatim Eltayeb
Dean, African Leadership Academy
Hillmann Batuo
Content Creator, Ox Services
Indigo Janka
Communications & Brand Manager
Ivy Prosper
Content Creator, Ghana Tourism
Kemo Camara
Founder & CEO, Omek
Lewis R. Gordon
Academic, musician
Major Dream Williams
Founder, Art Mob Pod DAO
Mipe Okunseinde
Founder, We The Yoga
Mulatu Astatke
Musician, composer
Nii Ayikwei Parkes
Writer & Socio-Cultural Commentator
Norah Njuba Bwaya
Founder & Executive Coach, Coach Africa
Omena Ukeleghe
Founder & CEO, Creative Jam Sessions
Oyunga Pala
Journalist & Writer
Paskaliah Kachieng'a
Local Governance Expert, VNG International
Prof. Dr. Gloria Wekker
Prof. Emerita, Utrecht University
Rabi Bah
Artist & Community Manager
Raul Balai
Artist-Curator, Designer, el bastardo
Renée C. Neblett
Founder, Kokrobitey Institute
Sanaa Roukia
Founder & Editor in Chief, 33 Carats
Soekarsi Simmons
Literary & Cultural Analysis Student
Solange Domaye
CEO, Symfonio
Somi Lynda
Content Creator
Tamarah de Haan
Sociologist & Postcolonial Student
Tamkara Adun
Founder, Odunife Language School
TiMalo
Activist & Writer
Ugochi Anyaka-Oluigbo
African Environmental Journalist
Veruschka Tay
Co-founder, Get Online Growth
Yoseph Ukbazghi
Co-founder, Simple X
Zawdie Sandvliet
Teacher Trainer & Educator