JUNE 21-22, 2023: International Delegates’arrival

JUNE 23, 2023: Day 1

8:30 - 9:30: Check in – Expo Set-up

9:30- 09:45: Welcome Remarks

09:45 – 10:30: OPENING REMARKS


Elizabeth JAFFEE, Owner-Director, Contemporary Congolese Art: Gallery ARTICLE15, Washington DC.

10:30-11:30: OPENING SESSION: DOING BUSINESS WITH/IN AFRICA: Highlights, opportunities for NIGERIA & DR CONGO.

Opportunities, Challenges, and Business Environment.

Patricia Secke, President Founder Africa Femmes Performantes,Inc. CEO Africa Trade Center, MD.

Embassy of Nigeria in the USA, Investment opportunities in Nigeria

Marie-Rose Sirikari, President, Founder, CEO African Women Council: Investment opportunities in conjunction with humanitarian assistance: An approach to economic development in Democratic Republic of Congo.

Josee Kyalu Ntambwe, CEO, Femmes Secouristes Business, Kinshasa, RD Congo

Moderator: Andre-Jay Babu, JB Eagle Consulting, Inc.


Managing Marketing and Financing Strategies in Africa

Paul Pumphrey, Business Development Partner, SpaGnVola, MD

John Kavyavu, Director of Small Business Lending, LIFE ASSET, USA

Moderator: John Manirakiza, Business Development Expert, MD

12:30-1:30 pm

Lunch and Networking


1:30 – 2:45 pm

Business Panel :

Best Practices and lessons Learned from Doing Business in Africa. Reconnection and investment planification.

2:45 pm – 3 :30 pm

Closing Remarks

JUNE 24, 2023: DAY 2

8:30 - 9:30

Check in – Expo Set-up

9:30- 09:45

Welcome Remarks

09:45 – 10:30 am

Business Panel: Showcase your Business, Get your Message out, be heard Globally.

Dr. Chichi NWAJEI, Motivational Speaker, Business Consultant, CEO at The Peacock House, Maryland

10:30 – 12:30 pm

BOOK LAUNCHING CEREMONY & BOOK SIGNING : Several Authors, Editors and Writers will be honored.

12:30 – 1:30 pm

Lunch and Networking

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

B2B Matchmaking Session

2:30 – 3:30 pm

Closing Remarks

The Way forward

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Africa Femmes Performantes,Inc., in Collaboration with the African Women Council in Maryland, is hosting the DOING BUSINESS WITH/IN AFRICA CONFERENCE in preparation of the Business Trip Mission in Nigeria Lagos (July 24-31, 2023) and in the Democratic Republic of Congo (August 20-30, 2023). This visit to the continent of Africa can help your organization gain market insights, make industry contacts, solidify business strategies, and advance specific projects and meet Government officials.


To learn more about the possibilities offered to expand your business in Nigeria and the Democratic Republic of Congo.

join our 2-days conference in Maryland to receive an overview of the 2 markets, description of business and investment opportunities in Nigeria and the DR Congo, Details about the missions.

We will provide detailled information on Business Mission Trips and reconnection plans.