The 2018 Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank Group will be held on May 21-25, 2018 in Busan, Korea. Find out more
The main objectives of the African Economic Conference are:
For the Bank and the ECA, the AEC further provides a forum that fosters dialogue and exchange of ideas in the search of solutions to many challenges facing African economies. Such exchange of ideas will help the two institutions to target their interventions better and thus improve their relevance and effectiveness.
In 2009 about 400 participants are expected to attend. While the majority of the participants are expected to be African academics, policy makers, private sector operators and representatives of non-governmental organizations, the Bank’s executive directors as well as staff and management of the Bank and the ECA, will also attend the Conference. In addition, participants from other regions of the world will share experiences from which some lessons for Africa can be drawn.
AEC 2009-Concept Note (35 kB)