Face2face Africa hosts Pan-African Weekend in NYC July 25-27


Please join us at Face2face Africa’s weekend event in New York City starting July 25th. With presentations from some of Africa’s brightest and most inspiring young visionaries, to chats with business mogul Dr. Mo Ibrahim, entertainment, awards, fashion and lots of after parties, you will not want to miss this event! 

 

 

Friday, July 25th
Young Africans Committed to Excellence (YACE) Generation NeXt Master Class (6pm)

Some of Africa’s brightest and most promising young visionaries will be honored with this year’s YACE Award. Moderated by Forbes reporter and Farai Media founder, Farai Gundan, the finalists will present on a topic pertaining to their scope of work and share their inspirational journey to success as well as their vision for Africa. Following the Master Class, attendees, professionals, and business leaders will mingle at a professional networking mixer.

 

Saturday, July 26th
F.A.C.E. List Awards (7pm)

THE F.A.C.E. awards honor and recognizes individuals who have made a tremendous impact on the pan-African community. The Red Carpet affair, hosted by award winning Ghanaian actor Chris Attoh and Sandra Appiah, will feature spectacular performances and acts from some of Africa’s burgeoning entertainers. Financier Dr. Mo Ibrahim, fashion icon Alek Wek, orthopedic surgeon Dr. Oheneba Boachie-Adjei, Afrobeat singer Femi Kuti, entrepreneur Bethlehem Alemu and general manager of the NBA’s Toronto Raptors Masai Ujiri will be honored for their outstanding contributions and impact on the African continent.

 

Sunday, July 27th
Jazz Brunch(1pm)

The brunch will provide an opportunity for intimate interaction with honorees, speakers, special guests and the producers and host committee of the weekend.

 

Online Registration only!
Please click here to register.

 

 

For more info about the weekend’s events: Face2face Africa’s Press Release

Face2face Africa is an ambitious, forward-looking, fast-growing media group with a diverse range of expertise and interests. We serve a technologically interconnected generation of young people across the world who have a shared-ancestry in Africa. Leveraging the talents and technological know-how of this same generation, we provide our audience with entertaining content and intelligent discourse across our wide range of platforms.