Day: 1 Ottawa - Program

Tuesday June 27, 2023
Gowling WLG
160 Elgin St Suite 2600, Ottawa, ON

12.30 – Arrival from Parliament 

12.45 – Lunch 

13.15 – Welcome by Chamber & MineAfrica 

13.20 – Host Remarks and Welcome   

13.30 – Office of the Minister of Small Business, Export Promotion and International Trade of Canada Mr. Chelios Vuong    

13.30 - Caroline Delaney, Global Affairs Canada's Director General for Southern and Eastern Africa, Government of Canada 

13.45 – Address (Kenyan delegate head- Adan Omar) and introduction of Kenyan participants 

14.00 - Gowling WLG – Presentation: Doing Business in Canada (Wudassie Tamrat and Victoria Askis) 

14.30 - Claude Gendron, Director, Canadian Commercial Corporation  

15.00 Tea and coffee break 

15.15 - Matthew Devine, Chief Representative - Global Business Development, Export Development Canada 

15.30 - Susan Namulindwa, Executive Director, Africa Trade Desk.

15.45 - Kenyan Presentation and remarks on Canadian services presented (delegation head or appointee)

16.20 - General Discussions: Collaborating for the future – engaging on specific outcomes arising from the afternoon program

16.50 - Concluding remarks (Chamber, host – Mr. Aweis Osman, Kenyan delegation)

17.00pm – VIP Reception (wine and cheese) ends 18.30pm
Invitees – Canadian Government and Consular Corps Members

Program changes and updates will be confirmed with all registered delegates

Older Post
Newer Post
Close (esc)

Watch Africa Accelerating 2021

Three days of leading speakers and cutting-edge insights. From Heads of State and global CEOs to innovative SMEs, export opportunities and much more, it all took place from 26 to 28 October

View the Latest Highlights

Age verification

By clicking enter you are verifying that you are old enough to consume alcohol.


Shopping Cart

Your cart is currently empty.
Shop now