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October 27, 2010

  • 08:00-9:00  Registration of participants
  • 10:30-10:45    Tea/Coffee Break
  • 14:00-16:00  Concurrent Seminars
  • 16:00-16:15   Tea/Coffee Break  
  • 16:15–18:15  Concurrent Seminars
  • Special Session I.2.4  Making Finance Work for Africa
    Room: Didon III
    • Chair: Muthuli Ncube, AfDB
    • Presenter: Issa Faye and Thouraya Triki, AfDB / Financing Africa: Evidence from North Africa
    • Panelist: Stefan Nalletamby, AfDB
    • Panelist: Mohammed Omran, The Egyptian Stock Exchange (tbc)
    • Panelist: Ghada Waly, Egyptian Financial Authority (EFSA) (tbc)
    • Panelist: Ismail Douiri, Attijariwafa Bank (tbc)
    • Panelist: Ziad Oueslati, Tuninvest Finance Group 
    • Panelist: Khaled F. Zentuti, Libyan Investment Authority - Long-term Investment Portfolio
    • Panelist: Choaib El Hassar, Bank of Algeria
  • 18:30 - 19:30 Initiative Launch: "Gender and Economic Policy Management Initiative-Africa (GEPMI-Africa)" / UNDP, United Nations African Institute for Economic Development and Planning (UNIDEP) and AfDB
    Room: Sidi Bou Saïd
    • Chair: Donald Kaberuka, President, AfDB
    • Chair: Tegegnework Gettu, Assistant Secretary-General and Director of the Regional Bureau for Africa, UNDP
    • Presenter: H.E. David Phiri, Deputy Minister of Finance and National Planning, Zambia
    • Presenter: Pedersen Mogens, AfDB Administrator and Executive Director
    • Presenter: Winnie Byanyima, Director UNDP Gender Team
  • 19:30  Cocktail