Programme

Saturday, 4 June

  • 09:00 - 17:00   Registration of Participants. Registration for all participants will be from 4 to 10 June 2011 at the Lisbon Congress Center (LCC).  Participants should first register and obtain a security badge that will allow access to the Conference Centre and documents.

Sunday, 5 June

  • 09:00 - 17:00   Registration of Participants
  • 07:00 – 18:00  Standard Bank Group – Bilateral Meeting. Meetings will be held from 4 to 10 June 2011, during the same hours.

Monday, 6 June

  • 07:30                 Registration of Participants   
  • 07:30 – 09:30  More Efficiency and Equity in the Health Sector to Enhance Progress Towards MDG
  • 08:00 – 18:00  Koweitian Fund-Bilaterale meetings
  • 08:00 – 18:00  OPEC Fund- Bilaterale meetings
  • 08:00 – 18:00  BADEA -Bilaterale meetings
  • 08:00 – 18:00   AADFI- Bilaterale meetings
  • 08:30 – 10:30   Making Finance Work for Africa – Book Pre-Launch: Financing Africa: Through the crisis and beyond
  • 08:30 – 17:00  African Forests Stand – CBFF Event
  • 08:30 – 18:00  KVRC Knowledge Dissemination Stand
  • 08:30 – 18:00  African Legal Support Facility Stand 
  • 08:30 – 18:00  AfDB-EMRC SME Stand: Bridging the Missing Middle Gap in Africa
  • 08:30 – 18:00    AfDB-EMRC SME Forum: Bridging the Missing Middle Gap in Africa
  • 10:00 – 12:00    Launch of the African Economic Outlook
  • 12:00 – 14:00    Lunch Meeting on Integrated Infrastructure Approach Ritz Four Seasons Hotel
  • 15:00 – 16:00    AADFI Executive Committee Meeting
  • 15:00 – 17:00    Capacity Building on Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) through education and training: the ADB experience
  • 17:30 – 18:30    Launch of the African Unlisted Startup Index
  • 18:00           Cocktail Party for Standard Bank Group

Tuesday, 7 June

  • 07:15 – 18:00    Registration of Participants
  • 07:30 – 09:30    Meeting of the Standing Committee of the Board of Governors (Closed Session)
  • 07:30 – 09:30    Constituency Breakfast Meeting – BDIR07 – ED P. Tombwele
  • 08:00 – 09:30    Press Breakfast
  • 08:00 – 10:00    ADB/Exotix Capital Market Workshop
  • 08:00 – 12:00    Green Growth Now: An African Perspective
  • 09:00 – 17:00  Coalition for Dialogue on Africa (CoDA) Meeting- Land Policy Issues
  • 09:00 – 18:00   ADB-EMRC SME Forum: Bridging the Missing Middle Gap in Africa
  • 09:30 – 10:15   Meeting of the Bureau of the Boards of Governors (Closed Session)
  • 09:30 – 11:30   AADFI –African DFIs CEOs Workshop
  • 10:00 – 12:00   African Financial Markets Initiative workshop
  • 10:00 – 15:00   One-on-one structured meetings with clients of Standard Chartered Bank (SCB)
  • 10:30 – 12:00   Meeting of the Joint Steering Committee (Closed Session; Open to non-member Governors as observers)
  • 12:00 – 14:00   Financial Presentation (Luncheon)
  • 14:00 – 18:00  AADFI – General Assembly
  • 15:00 – 17:00  African Governance Outlook (AGO) Session
  • 15:00 – 17:00  Regional Infrastructure for Africa’s Transformation and Growth
  • 17:30 – 19:00  Ministerial Meeting on Presidential Infrastructure Champion Initiative
  • 17:30 – 19:00   Constituency Meeting – BDIR19- ED M. Khan
  • 17:30 – 22:00   Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) Clients one-on-one Cocktail
  • 18:30 – 21:30  JP Morgan Cocktail Event
  • 19:00 – 23:00  Dinner - African Sub-Regional Development Finance Institutions (DFIs) - Annual Discussion Forum
  • 19:30 – 21:30  Dinner – Seminars Speakers
  • 19:30 – 21:30  Constituency Dinner – BDIR19 : ED M. Khan
  • 20:30 – 22:00   CoDA Dinner (Board members only)

Wednesday, 8 June

Thursday, 9 June

  • 07:30 - 8:30   Constituency Breakfast – BDIR13 - German delegation - ED M. Kohlmeyer
  • 07:30 – 09:00  Constituency Meeting/Breakfast –BDIR18 – ED M. M. Kan
  • 07:30 – 09:30  Constituency Meeting - BDIR03– Nordic Land Breakfast –– ED M. Pedersen
  • 08:00             Registration of Participants
  • 08:00 – 09:00  ADB Leading the Way on Innovative Climate Finance Instruments for Africa
  • 08:30 – 13:30    African Business Opportunities
  • 09:00 – 17:00  Private Equity in Africa
  • 09:00 – 10:00   Formal Opening Ceremony of the 2011 Annual Meetings
  • 10:00 Adjournment
  • 11:00  – 13:00  First Sitting of the Boards of Governors – Consideration and Approval of the:
    • Provisional Agenda
    • Report of the Joint Steering Committee
    • Report of the Governors’ Consultative Committee
    • Report of the Standing Committee of the Board of Governors on the Terms and Conditions of Service of Elected Officers
  • 11:00 – 13:00   Launching (Panel Discussion) on “Providing Budget Aid in Situation of Fragility: A WB and ADB Common Approach Paper”
  • 12:00 – 14:00  Lunch: Making the Most of Commodities in Africa - Developing Linkages for Industrialization
  • 12:30 – 14:00  Constituency Lunch – BDIR09 – ED Dr. Khedr
  • 14:00 – 17:00  Second Sitting of the Boards of Governors: Governors’ Dialogue
    • Presentation: 2011 Review of Development Effectiveness
    • Dialogue: The Bank and the Agenda for Inclusive Growth
  • 17:00 – 19:00   Chief Executive Officers (CEO) Dialogue
  • 19:00  Gala and Cultural Evening (by invitation)

Friday, 10 June

Contact

General Secretariat 

BP 323 - 1002 Belvedere,
Tunisia
Telephone
+216 71102805 /
+216 71103626 /
+216 71103991
Fax :
+216 71 833 414 /
+216 71 835 752
Email :
annualmeetings@afdb.org

Media Section

Pénélope Pontet:
+216 71 10 12 50
Alkassoum Diallo:
+216 71 10 37 21