AIESEC Business Summit This year’s 63rd International Congress will include the AIESEC Business Summit from 26th28th August 2011, which will bring together 300 AIESECalumni and business executives from all over the world. The theme of the meeting is; ‘‘East Africa: The Next Frontier for Global Business Opportunities” whereby East Africa is being positioned as the new investment frontier. The AIESECAlumni International Meeting offers an opportunity to private sector players in the subsectors mentioned, alumni who are entrepreneurs to showcase their presence and achievements. The sessions would also provide an opportunity for the alumni to get a fair assessment of the investment, trade and business opportunities to participate in as key or minority investors and share ideas on promoting social issues. AIESECBusinesssummit encompassesthe following segments:
Business Forum which will encompass a roundtable on; ‘‘East Africa: The Next Frontier for Global Business Opportunities” and breakout workshops being run by various corporate and non-corporate leaders who will share their experience on running businessesand parastatals in the main growing industries in the region.
Business Fair which will entail businesses in the region showcasing themselves to the delegates present. They will have business stalls where they can disseminate more information on what their organizations do in the region.
Alumni Meeting will be a moment for AIESEC alumni to reconnect with AIESEC as an organization by getting to know what the organization is currently focusing on and learn more on how to engage with the organizations initiatives. The alumni meeting will also have a session where alumni get to evaluate the impact they are currently creating in the world in line with AIESEC’smission of producing positive change agents.