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Welcome To The CILT Africa Forum 2021

Forum Programme

  • Day 0 Tuesday - March 2, 2021
  • Day 1 Wednesday - March 3, 2021
  • Day 2 Thursday - March 4, 2021
  • Day 3 Friday - March 5, 2021
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Programme

CILT AFRICA FORUM, GHANA

3RD – 5TH MARCH 2021

               LA-PALM ROYAL BEACH HOTEL, ACCRA

 

Theme: SUSTAINABLE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE AFRICAN CONTINENTAL FREE TRADE AGREEMENT (AfCFTA):  THE ROLE OF LOGISTICS, TRANSPORT AND INDUSTRY

                                                                               

PROGRAMME
Time Activity Speaker/Presenter
 Day Zero (0):  March 2, 2021                       
08.00 - 05.00 Arrival & Registration of Delegates Forum Secretariat
     
Day One (1):   March 3, 2021                  
ARRIVAL PROGRAM
 
07.00 Arrival & Registration of Delegates Forum Secretariat
08.00 All delegates to be seated Director of Ceremony
08.15 Proposed Arrival of Guest of Honour Director of Ceremony
OFFICIAL OPENING OF 2021 AFRICA FORUM
08.25 - 08.30 National Anthem  All
08.30 - 08.40 Welcome Remarks Mr. Ebo Hammond, FCILT President CILT Ghana
08.40 - 08.50 Special Remarks Mr. Keith Newton,FCILT Secretary General - CILT Int’l
08.50 - 09.00 Special Statement Dr. Dato Abd Radzak, FCILT President – CILT Int’l
09.00 - 09.05 Musical Interlude  
09.05 - 09.15 Special Remarks Mr. Alan Kyeremanteng Minister of Trade and Industry
09.15 - 09.25 Special Remarks   Mr. Kwaku Ofori Asiamah Minister of Transport
09.25 - 09.35 Speech  Dr. Newton Demba,FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
09.35 - 09.40 Introduction of Guest of Honour Dr. Newton Demba,FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
09.40 - 10.20 Keynote Address and Official Opening of Conference H.E. Dr. Mahamudu  Bawumia Vice President of Ghana
10.20 - 10.25 Presentation of Gift to Guest of Honour, Inviting Guest of Honour for Photography and to Officially Open and Tour the Exhibition. Dr. Newton Demba,FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
10.25 - 10.40 Group Photograph with The Vice President of Ghana
10.40 - 10.50 Official Exhibition Opening & Touring – H.E Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia
10.50 - 11.20 Cocoa Break & Exhibition
  CONFERENCE PROGRAM
11.20 - 11.30 Message from Headline Sponsor MTN or MPS
11.30 - 12.15 Paper Presentation 1:   Topic: Overview of the African Continental Free Trade and Agreement (AfCFTA) Speaker David Ofosu-Dorte FCILT
12.15 - 12.30 Q & A
12.30 - 13.30 Lunch & Exhibition
13.30 - 14.10 1st Panel Discussion: GOVERNANCE AND LEADERSHIP PANEL   Topic: The Role of Transport and Logistics in the Sustainable Implementation of AfCFTA       Moderator
14.10 - 14.20 Q & A
14.20 - 14.50 Cocoa Break & Exhibition
14.50 - 15.20 Paper Presentation 2:   Topic: Border lessness in the Advent of AfCFTA: The Way Forward Speaker: Mr. Ziad Hamoui, FCILT  
15.20 - 15.25 Q & A
15.25 - 16.05 2nd Panel Discussions: TECHNOLOGY AND TELECOMMUNICATION:   Topic: The Role of ICT in Enhancing Logistics, Transport Efficiency and Optimization Moderator  
16.05 - 16.15 Q & A
16.15 - 16.45 Paper Presentation 3:   Topic: The Critical Role of African Ports in the realization of AfCFTA   Speaker: A Partner
16.45 - 16.50 Q & A
16.50 - 17.20 Wrap Up & Closing Section  
18.00 - 20.30 President’s Welcome Reception Dr. Newton Demba, FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
Day Two (2) March 4, 2021
AFRICA FORUM DELEGATES MEETING
07.00 - 08.00 Arrival & Registration Forum Secretariat
08.00 - 08.10 Welcome Remarks and Introduction of Arica Forum Chair Mr. Ebo Hammond, FCILT President CILT Ghana
08.10 - 08.30 Keynote address Dr. Newton Demba, FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
08.30 - 08.40 Unveiling of Africa Forum Logo and its significance Chief Teete OWUSU-NORTEY, FCILT Special Advisor to CILT International Board of Trustee on Africa
08.40 - 08.50 Launch of Fellows Guild Dr. Newton Demba, FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
08.50 - 09.05 Next Generation Africa-Growth Strategy Next Generation Africa  Convener
09.05 - 09.25 WILAT Africa-Future Outlook   Dr. Doreen Owusu – Fianko, WiLAT Ghana Chairperson
09.25 - 9.45 Presentation on Global outlook for CILT Mr. Keith Newton,FCILT Secretary General - CILT Int’l
09.45 - 10.00   CILT International Strategic Direction   Dr. Dato Abd Radzak Malek, FCILT President – CILT Int’l
10.00 - 10.30 Cocoa Break & Exhibition
10.30 - 11.30 Country Reports Country Presidents
11.30 - 12.00 ‘Ushering a new strategic direction’ How can CILT continue to be relevant in the ever-changing business environment due to globalization and advancement in Technology? Country Presidents Panel
12.00 - 12.15 Showcase on 2022 Africa Forum CILT Uganda
12.15 - 12.3o Africa Forum 2023-2024 Bid. CILT Zambia CILT South Africa CILT Egypt CILT Rwanda
12.30 - 13.30 Lunch & Exhibition
CILT INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS FORUM SESSION
13.40 - 14.00 Keynote address Mr. Finbarr Cleary CILT Int’l Business Forum Chairperson
14.00 - 14.10 Official Launch of Int’l Business Forum Dr. Newton Demba, FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
14.10 - 15.00 Presentation on Investment opportunities by Member States Dr. Newton Demba, FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
15.00 - 15.30 Business Networking, Exhibition & Health Break  
WILAT AND NEXT GENERATION SESSIONS
15.30 - 16.15 WILAT SESSION Dr. Doreen Owusu – Fianko, FCILT - WiLAT Ghana Chairperson
16.15 - 17.00 NEXT GENERATION SESSION Next Generation Africa  Convener
17.00 - 18.30 Health Break, Business Networking, Exhibition  
18.30 Dinner, Awards and Induction of New & Upgraded Members
Day Three (3) March 5, 2021: Technical Visit
07.30 - 16.30 Technical Visits   Trip to Akosombo Hydro-Electric Power Station Boat Cruise to Dodi World Mr. Lackson Legah/Dr Godfred Akyea-Darkwah
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7:00 am
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5:00 pm

Programme

CILT AFRICA FORUM, GHANA

3RD – 5TH MARCH 2021

               LA-PALM ROYAL BEACH HOTEL, ACCRA

 

Theme: SUSTAINABLE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE AFRICAN CONTINENTAL FREE TRADE AGREEMENT (AfCFTA):  THE ROLE OF LOGISTICS, TRANSPORT AND INDUSTRY

                                                                               

PROGRAMME
Time Activity Speaker/Presenter
 Day Zero (0):  March 2, 2021                       
08.00 - 05.00 Arrival & Registration of Delegates Forum Secretariat
     
Day One (1):   March 3, 2021                  
ARRIVAL PROGRAM
 
07.00 Arrival & Registration of Delegates Forum Secretariat
08.00 All delegates to be seated Director of Ceremony
08.15 Proposed Arrival of Guest of Honour Director of Ceremony
OFFICIAL OPENING OF 2021 AFRICA FORUM
08.25 - 08.30 National Anthem  All
08.30 - 08.40 Welcome Remarks Mr. Ebo Hammond, FCILT President CILT Ghana
08.40 - 08.50 Special Remarks Mr. Keith Newton,FCILT Secretary General - CILT Int’l
08.50 - 09.00 Special Statement Dr. Dato Abd Radzak, FCILT President – CILT Int’l
09.00 - 09.05 Musical Interlude  
09.05 - 09.15 Special Remarks Mr. Alan Kyeremanteng Minister of Trade and Industry
09.15 - 09.25 Special Remarks   Mr. Kwaku Ofori Asiamah Minister of Transport
09.25 - 09.35 Speech  Dr. Newton Demba,FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
09.35 - 09.40 Introduction of Guest of Honour Dr. Newton Demba,FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
09.40 - 10.20 Keynote Address and Official Opening of Conference H.E. Dr. Mahamudu  Bawumia Vice President of Ghana
10.20 - 10.25 Presentation of Gift to Guest of Honour, Inviting Guest of Honour for Photography and to Officially Open and Tour the Exhibition. Dr. Newton Demba,FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
10.25 - 10.40 Group Photograph with The Vice President of Ghana
10.40 - 10.50 Official Exhibition Opening & Touring – H.E Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia
10.50 - 11.20 Cocoa Break & Exhibition
  CONFERENCE PROGRAM
11.20 - 11.30 Message from Headline Sponsor MTN or MPS
11.30 - 12.15 Paper Presentation 1:   Topic: Overview of the African Continental Free Trade and Agreement (AfCFTA) Speaker David Ofosu-Dorte FCILT
12.15 - 12.30 Q & A
12.30 - 13.30 Lunch & Exhibition
13.30 - 14.10 1st Panel Discussion: GOVERNANCE AND LEADERSHIP PANEL   Topic: The Role of Transport and Logistics in the Sustainable Implementation of AfCFTA       Moderator
14.10 - 14.20 Q & A
14.20 - 14.50 Cocoa Break & Exhibition
14.50 - 15.20 Paper Presentation 2:   Topic: Border lessness in the Advent of AfCFTA: The Way Forward Speaker: Mr. Ziad Hamoui, FCILT  
15.20 - 15.25 Q & A
15.25 - 16.05 2nd Panel Discussions: TECHNOLOGY AND TELECOMMUNICATION:   Topic: The Role of ICT in Enhancing Logistics, Transport Efficiency and Optimization Moderator  
16.05 - 16.15 Q & A
16.15 - 16.45 Paper Presentation 3:   Topic: The Critical Role of African Ports in the realization of AfCFTA   Speaker: A Partner
16.45 - 16.50 Q & A
16.50 - 17.20 Wrap Up & Closing Section  
18.00 - 20.30 President’s Welcome Reception Dr. Newton Demba, FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
Day Two (2) March 4, 2021
AFRICA FORUM DELEGATES MEETING
07.00 - 08.00 Arrival & Registration Forum Secretariat
08.00 - 08.10 Welcome Remarks and Introduction of Arica Forum Chair Mr. Ebo Hammond, FCILT President CILT Ghana
08.10 - 08.30 Keynote address Dr. Newton Demba, FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
08.30 - 08.40 Unveiling of Africa Forum Logo and its significance Chief Teete OWUSU-NORTEY, FCILT Special Advisor to CILT International Board of Trustee on Africa
08.40 - 08.50 Launch of Fellows Guild Dr. Newton Demba, FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
08.50 - 09.05 Next Generation Africa-Growth Strategy Next Generation Africa  Convener
09.05 - 09.25 WILAT Africa-Future Outlook   Dr. Doreen Owusu – Fianko, WiLAT Ghana Chairperson
09.25 - 9.45 Presentation on Global outlook for CILT Mr. Keith Newton,FCILT Secretary General - CILT Int’l
09.45 - 10.00   CILT International Strategic Direction   Dr. Dato Abd Radzak Malek, FCILT President – CILT Int’l
10.00 - 10.30 Cocoa Break & Exhibition
10.30 - 11.30 Country Reports Country Presidents
11.30 - 12.00 ‘Ushering a new strategic direction’ How can CILT continue to be relevant in the ever-changing business environment due to globalization and advancement in Technology? Country Presidents Panel
12.00 - 12.15 Showcase on 2022 Africa Forum CILT Uganda
12.15 - 12.3o Africa Forum 2023-2024 Bid. CILT Zambia CILT South Africa CILT Egypt CILT Rwanda
12.30 - 13.30 Lunch & Exhibition
CILT INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS FORUM SESSION
13.40 - 14.00 Keynote address Mr. Finbarr Cleary CILT Int’l Business Forum Chairperson
14.00 - 14.10 Official Launch of Int’l Business Forum Dr. Newton Demba, FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
14.10 - 15.00 Presentation on Investment opportunities by Member States Dr. Newton Demba, FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
15.00 - 15.30 Business Networking, Exhibition & Health Break  
WILAT AND NEXT GENERATION SESSIONS
15.30 - 16.15 WILAT SESSION Dr. Doreen Owusu – Fianko, FCILT - WiLAT Ghana Chairperson
16.15 - 17.00 NEXT GENERATION SESSION Next Generation Africa  Convener
17.00 - 18.30 Health Break, Business Networking, Exhibition  
18.30 Dinner, Awards and Induction of New & Upgraded Members
Day Three (3) March 5, 2021: Technical Visit
07.30 - 16.30 Technical Visits   Trip to Akosombo Hydro-Electric Power Station Boat Cruise to Dodi World Mr. Lackson Legah/Dr Godfred Akyea-Darkwah
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7:00 am
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5:00 pm

Programme

CILT AFRICA FORUM, GHANA

3RD – 5TH MARCH 2021

               LA-PALM ROYAL BEACH HOTEL, ACCRA

 

Theme: SUSTAINABLE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE AFRICAN CONTINENTAL FREE TRADE AGREEMENT (AfCFTA):  THE ROLE OF LOGISTICS, TRANSPORT AND INDUSTRY

                                                                               

PROGRAMME
Time Activity Speaker/Presenter
 Day Zero (0):  March 2, 2021                       
08.00 - 05.00 Arrival & Registration of Delegates Forum Secretariat
     
Day One (1):   March 3, 2021                  
ARRIVAL PROGRAM
 
07.00 Arrival & Registration of Delegates Forum Secretariat
08.00 All delegates to be seated Director of Ceremony
08.15 Proposed Arrival of Guest of Honour Director of Ceremony
OFFICIAL OPENING OF 2021 AFRICA FORUM
08.25 - 08.30 National Anthem  All
08.30 - 08.40 Welcome Remarks Mr. Ebo Hammond, FCILT President CILT Ghana
08.40 - 08.50 Special Remarks Mr. Keith Newton,FCILT Secretary General - CILT Int’l
08.50 - 09.00 Special Statement Dr. Dato Abd Radzak, FCILT President – CILT Int’l
09.00 - 09.05 Musical Interlude  
09.05 - 09.15 Special Remarks Mr. Alan Kyeremanteng Minister of Trade and Industry
09.15 - 09.25 Special Remarks   Mr. Kwaku Ofori Asiamah Minister of Transport
09.25 - 09.35 Speech  Dr. Newton Demba,FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
09.35 - 09.40 Introduction of Guest of Honour Dr. Newton Demba,FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
09.40 - 10.20 Keynote Address and Official Opening of Conference H.E. Dr. Mahamudu  Bawumia Vice President of Ghana
10.20 - 10.25 Presentation of Gift to Guest of Honour, Inviting Guest of Honour for Photography and to Officially Open and Tour the Exhibition. Dr. Newton Demba,FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
10.25 - 10.40 Group Photograph with The Vice President of Ghana
10.40 - 10.50 Official Exhibition Opening & Touring – H.E Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia
10.50 - 11.20 Cocoa Break & Exhibition
  CONFERENCE PROGRAM
11.20 - 11.30 Message from Headline Sponsor MTN or MPS
11.30 - 12.15 Paper Presentation 1:   Topic: Overview of the African Continental Free Trade and Agreement (AfCFTA) Speaker David Ofosu-Dorte FCILT
12.15 - 12.30 Q & A
12.30 - 13.30 Lunch & Exhibition
13.30 - 14.10 1st Panel Discussion: GOVERNANCE AND LEADERSHIP PANEL   Topic: The Role of Transport and Logistics in the Sustainable Implementation of AfCFTA       Moderator
14.10 - 14.20 Q & A
14.20 - 14.50 Cocoa Break & Exhibition
14.50 - 15.20 Paper Presentation 2:   Topic: Border lessness in the Advent of AfCFTA: The Way Forward Speaker: Mr. Ziad Hamoui, FCILT  
15.20 - 15.25 Q & A
15.25 - 16.05 2nd Panel Discussions: TECHNOLOGY AND TELECOMMUNICATION:   Topic: The Role of ICT in Enhancing Logistics, Transport Efficiency and Optimization Moderator  
16.05 - 16.15 Q & A
16.15 - 16.45 Paper Presentation 3:   Topic: The Critical Role of African Ports in the realization of AfCFTA   Speaker: A Partner
16.45 - 16.50 Q & A
16.50 - 17.20 Wrap Up & Closing Section  
18.00 - 20.30 President’s Welcome Reception Dr. Newton Demba, FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
Day Two (2) March 4, 2021
AFRICA FORUM DELEGATES MEETING
07.00 - 08.00 Arrival & Registration Forum Secretariat
08.00 - 08.10 Welcome Remarks and Introduction of Arica Forum Chair Mr. Ebo Hammond, FCILT President CILT Ghana
08.10 - 08.30 Keynote address Dr. Newton Demba, FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
08.30 - 08.40 Unveiling of Africa Forum Logo and its significance Chief Teete OWUSU-NORTEY, FCILT Special Advisor to CILT International Board of Trustee on Africa
08.40 - 08.50 Launch of Fellows Guild Dr. Newton Demba, FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
08.50 - 09.05 Next Generation Africa-Growth Strategy Next Generation Africa  Convener
09.05 - 09.25 WILAT Africa-Future Outlook   Dr. Doreen Owusu – Fianko, WiLAT Ghana Chairperson
09.25 - 9.45 Presentation on Global outlook for CILT Mr. Keith Newton,FCILT Secretary General - CILT Int’l
09.45 - 10.00   CILT International Strategic Direction   Dr. Dato Abd Radzak Malek, FCILT President – CILT Int’l
10.00 - 10.30 Cocoa Break & Exhibition
10.30 - 11.30 Country Reports Country Presidents
11.30 - 12.00 ‘Ushering a new strategic direction’ How can CILT continue to be relevant in the ever-changing business environment due to globalization and advancement in Technology? Country Presidents Panel
12.00 - 12.15 Showcase on 2022 Africa Forum CILT Uganda
12.15 - 12.3o Africa Forum 2023-2024 Bid. CILT Zambia CILT South Africa CILT Egypt CILT Rwanda
12.30 - 13.30 Lunch & Exhibition
CILT INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS FORUM SESSION
13.40 - 14.00 Keynote address Mr. Finbarr Cleary CILT Int’l Business Forum Chairperson
14.00 - 14.10 Official Launch of Int’l Business Forum Dr. Newton Demba, FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
14.10 - 15.00 Presentation on Investment opportunities by Member States Dr. Newton Demba, FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
15.00 - 15.30 Business Networking, Exhibition & Health Break  
WILAT AND NEXT GENERATION SESSIONS
15.30 - 16.15 WILAT SESSION Dr. Doreen Owusu – Fianko, FCILT - WiLAT Ghana Chairperson
16.15 - 17.00 NEXT GENERATION SESSION Next Generation Africa  Convener
17.00 - 18.30 Health Break, Business Networking, Exhibition  
18.30 Dinner, Awards and Induction of New & Upgraded Members
Day Three (3) March 5, 2021: Technical Visit
07.30 - 16.30 Technical Visits   Trip to Akosombo Hydro-Electric Power Station Boat Cruise to Dodi World Mr. Lackson Legah/Dr Godfred Akyea-Darkwah
     Click here to download hard copy  
7:00 am
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5:00 pm

Programme

CILT AFRICA FORUM, GHANA

3RD – 5TH MARCH 2021

               LA-PALM ROYAL BEACH HOTEL, ACCRA

 

Theme: SUSTAINABLE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE AFRICAN CONTINENTAL FREE TRADE AGREEMENT (AfCFTA):  THE ROLE OF LOGISTICS, TRANSPORT AND INDUSTRY

                                                                               

PROGRAMME
Time Activity Speaker/Presenter
 Day Zero (0):  March 2, 2021                       
08.00 - 05.00 Arrival & Registration of Delegates Forum Secretariat
     
Day One (1):   March 3, 2021                  
ARRIVAL PROGRAM
 
07.00 Arrival & Registration of Delegates Forum Secretariat
08.00 All delegates to be seated Director of Ceremony
08.15 Proposed Arrival of Guest of Honour Director of Ceremony
OFFICIAL OPENING OF 2021 AFRICA FORUM
08.25 - 08.30 National Anthem  All
08.30 - 08.40 Welcome Remarks Mr. Ebo Hammond, FCILT President CILT Ghana
08.40 - 08.50 Special Remarks Mr. Keith Newton,FCILT Secretary General - CILT Int’l
08.50 - 09.00 Special Statement Dr. Dato Abd Radzak, FCILT President – CILT Int’l
09.00 - 09.05 Musical Interlude  
09.05 - 09.15 Special Remarks Mr. Alan Kyeremanteng Minister of Trade and Industry
09.15 - 09.25 Special Remarks   Mr. Kwaku Ofori Asiamah Minister of Transport
09.25 - 09.35 Speech  Dr. Newton Demba,FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
09.35 - 09.40 Introduction of Guest of Honour Dr. Newton Demba,FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
09.40 - 10.20 Keynote Address and Official Opening of Conference H.E. Dr. Mahamudu  Bawumia Vice President of Ghana
10.20 - 10.25 Presentation of Gift to Guest of Honour, Inviting Guest of Honour for Photography and to Officially Open and Tour the Exhibition. Dr. Newton Demba,FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
10.25 - 10.40 Group Photograph with The Vice President of Ghana
10.40 - 10.50 Official Exhibition Opening & Touring – H.E Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia
10.50 - 11.20 Cocoa Break & Exhibition
  CONFERENCE PROGRAM
11.20 - 11.30 Message from Headline Sponsor MTN or MPS
11.30 - 12.15 Paper Presentation 1:   Topic: Overview of the African Continental Free Trade and Agreement (AfCFTA) Speaker David Ofosu-Dorte FCILT
12.15 - 12.30 Q & A
12.30 - 13.30 Lunch & Exhibition
13.30 - 14.10 1st Panel Discussion: GOVERNANCE AND LEADERSHIP PANEL   Topic: The Role of Transport and Logistics in the Sustainable Implementation of AfCFTA       Moderator
14.10 - 14.20 Q & A
14.20 - 14.50 Cocoa Break & Exhibition
14.50 - 15.20 Paper Presentation 2:   Topic: Border lessness in the Advent of AfCFTA: The Way Forward Speaker: Mr. Ziad Hamoui, FCILT  
15.20 - 15.25 Q & A
15.25 - 16.05 2nd Panel Discussions: TECHNOLOGY AND TELECOMMUNICATION:   Topic: The Role of ICT in Enhancing Logistics, Transport Efficiency and Optimization Moderator  
16.05 - 16.15 Q & A
16.15 - 16.45 Paper Presentation 3:   Topic: The Critical Role of African Ports in the realization of AfCFTA   Speaker: A Partner
16.45 - 16.50 Q & A
16.50 - 17.20 Wrap Up & Closing Section  
18.00 - 20.30 President’s Welcome Reception Dr. Newton Demba, FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
Day Two (2) March 4, 2021
AFRICA FORUM DELEGATES MEETING
07.00 - 08.00 Arrival & Registration Forum Secretariat
08.00 - 08.10 Welcome Remarks and Introduction of Arica Forum Chair Mr. Ebo Hammond, FCILT President CILT Ghana
08.10 - 08.30 Keynote address Dr. Newton Demba, FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
08.30 - 08.40 Unveiling of Africa Forum Logo and its significance Chief Teete OWUSU-NORTEY, FCILT Special Advisor to CILT International Board of Trustee on Africa
08.40 - 08.50 Launch of Fellows Guild Dr. Newton Demba, FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
08.50 - 09.05 Next Generation Africa-Growth Strategy Next Generation Africa  Convener
09.05 - 09.25 WILAT Africa-Future Outlook   Dr. Doreen Owusu – Fianko, WiLAT Ghana Chairperson
09.25 - 9.45 Presentation on Global outlook for CILT Mr. Keith Newton,FCILT Secretary General - CILT Int’l
09.45 - 10.00   CILT International Strategic Direction   Dr. Dato Abd Radzak Malek, FCILT President – CILT Int’l
10.00 - 10.30 Cocoa Break & Exhibition
10.30 - 11.30 Country Reports Country Presidents
11.30 - 12.00 ‘Ushering a new strategic direction’ How can CILT continue to be relevant in the ever-changing business environment due to globalization and advancement in Technology? Country Presidents Panel
12.00 - 12.15 Showcase on 2022 Africa Forum CILT Uganda
12.15 - 12.3o Africa Forum 2023-2024 Bid. CILT Zambia CILT South Africa CILT Egypt CILT Rwanda
12.30 - 13.30 Lunch & Exhibition
CILT INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS FORUM SESSION
13.40 - 14.00 Keynote address Mr. Finbarr Cleary CILT Int’l Business Forum Chairperson
14.00 - 14.10 Official Launch of Int’l Business Forum Dr. Newton Demba, FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
14.10 - 15.00 Presentation on Investment opportunities by Member States Dr. Newton Demba, FCILT Int’l Vice President for Africa & Chair of Africa Forum
15.00 - 15.30 Business Networking, Exhibition & Health Break  
WILAT AND NEXT GENERATION SESSIONS
15.30 - 16.15 WILAT SESSION Dr. Doreen Owusu – Fianko, FCILT - WiLAT Ghana Chairperson
16.15 - 17.00 NEXT GENERATION SESSION Next Generation Africa  Convener
17.00 - 18.30 Health Break, Business Networking, Exhibition  
18.30 Dinner, Awards and Induction of New & Upgraded Members
Day Three (3) March 5, 2021: Technical Visit
07.30 - 16.30 Technical Visits   Trip to Akosombo Hydro-Electric Power Station Boat Cruise to Dodi World Mr. Lackson Legah/Dr Godfred Akyea-Darkwah
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