The 2nd annual African Diaspora Entrepreneurship Summit (AfDES) is on Friday, October 12, 2018 from 1-6 p.m, at the Montgomery College Cultural Arts Center in Silver Spring, MD. This conference provides a platform for African diaspora members and other entrepreneurs to access information, resources, connections, and entrepreneurial opportunities. Register here to attend ($10 early-bird) or reserve a booth: https://bit.ly/2DxOusQ The event includes a startup section, innovation sandbox, and TEDTalk style presentations. Current or aspiring African diaspora entrepreneurs, small businesses owners, industry influencers, and government agency or nonprofit representative are encouraged to attend. AfDES views anyone of African descent as a part of the African diaspora community. This includes African-born U.S. residents, African Americans, Afro–Caribbeans, continental Africans, and others. All are welcomed and encouraged to attend! AfDES is organized by a coalition of local businesses and community partners that include Mansa Colabs, I/O Spaces, Immigrant Community Services Inc., Help Africa, and the African Affairs Advisory Group of Montgomery County. Join the conversation on Twitter using #AfDES.
Montgomery College Cultural Arts Center
7995 Georgia Ave