Save The Date: Where to Connect with ALA in October

September 28th, 2018

ALA hosts various summits and conferences throughout Africa during the academic year, linked to our various programs.
Here's what to look out for in October...

From Vision to Action – Celebrating 10 Years of African Leadership Academy

Wednesday, 3 October, 2018: Washington, DC, USA

Over the past ten years, African Leadership Academy has evolved from an audacious idea to a thriving institution with a passionate, diverse, and committed community. As we round out our Decennial year, ALA is delighted to invite you to a private reception at Covington & Burling LLP with our founders, board members, advisors, local supporters and alumni.

Click here to RSVP

Leadership Accelerator Summits 

The Leadership Accelerator is a one day gathering for high achieving secondary school students aged 15-18. Each event brings together these young people who have similar interests and would like to attend the Academy. They spend the day engaging in activities and interactions with each other that seeks to enhance their elf-leadership and entrepreneurial skills. In the final hour of the day, ALA representatives host an information session, where parents, teachers, guardians etc. are given the opportunity to learn more about ALA.

Key Dates and Locations

• 6 October: Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire Click here to Register 

• 13 October: Dakar, Senegal  Click here to Register

• 13 October: Durban, South Africa Click here to Register

• 27 October: Kinshasa, DRC Click here to Register

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Beyond Education Summits

A conversation on university readiness, educating for life, and the future of leadership in Africa

African Leadership Academy will convene the Beyond Education Summit in October and November 2018 in four key African cities central to the continent’s future, bringing together the ecosystem that will enable the growth of young leaders today: parents, teachers, mentors, school heads, education consultants, and students themselves. The summits will be held in Johannesburg, Nairobi, Cairo and Lagos.

Led by the theme: Educating for Life: Enabling Success through Entrepreneurial Education, Critical Skills Development, Transformative Tertiary Education & Lifelong Networks, all these topics and more will be explored in a conversation that brings  together the ecosystem that will enable the growth of young leaders today: parents, teachers, mentors, school heads, education consultants, and students themselves.

Key Dates and Locations

• 20 October: Cairo, Egypt Click here to Register

• 21 October: Lagos, Nigeria Click here to Register

• 27 October: Johannesburg, South Africa Click here to Register

NOVEMBER 2018
• 3 November: Nairobi, Kenya Click here to Register



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This is an article from the ALA Journey Journal – the blog that tracks our 50 year journey to develop 6000 leaders. Visit the Journal here.


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