CONFIRMED SPEAKERS



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H.E. Uhuru Kenyatta

President of the Republic of Kenya

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Mr. Strive Masiyiwa

Chairman and Founder, Econet & Board Chair, AGRA

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H.E Olusegun Obasanjo

Former President, Nigeria

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Dr. Akinwumi Adesina

President, African Development Bank

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Dr Agnes Kalibata

President, AGRA

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Dr. Rob Smith

Vice President, AGCO

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Gayle Smith

Administrator, USAID

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Dr. Jean Lebel

President, IDRC

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Dr. Judith Rodin

President, Rockefeller Foundation

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Dr. Ibrahim Mayaki

CEO, NEPAD Agency

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H.E Rhoda Peace

Commissioner, Rural Economy & Agric, AU

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Svein Tore Holsether

President and CEO, YARA

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Dr. Shenggen Fan

Director General, IFPRI

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Ertharin Cousin

Executive Director, World Food Programme

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Hon. Lubinda Given

Minister of Agriculture & Livestock, Zambia

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Dr. Jimmy Smith

ILRI Director General



INVITED SPEAKERS



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Bill Gates

Microsoft, BMGF

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Ban Ki-moon

Secretary-General, United Nations

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Jim Kim

President, World Bank

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Melinda Gates

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

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James Mwangi

CEO, Equity Bank

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Tony Elumelu

Founder, The Tony Elumelu Foundation



Most Recent Updates



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Launch of Africa Food Prize

Former President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo, has launched a new Africa Food Prize in Accra, Ghana, to award individuals, organizations who have contributed immensely to the growth of Agriculture on the continent.

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AGCO to Present at Conference

AGCO to Present at the 2016 Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Industrials & EU Autos Conference DULUTH, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mar. 9, 2016– AGCO, Your Agriculture Company (NYSE:AGCO)

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AGRA and Food Trade Seal Partnership

The Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) and Development Alternatives Inc (DAI) have signed an agreement that will see the two organizations work collaboratively to strengthen market access for East Africa’s smallholder farmers.

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