Copenhagen Business School

CBS Africa Initiative’s 2nd Seminar 2019

Date and time

Thursday 25. April 2019 at 13:30 to 15:30

Registration Deadline

Wednesday 24. April 2019 at 10:00


2Ø.071, Dalgas Have 15, 2000 Frederiksberg 2Ø.071
Dalgas Have 15
2000 Frederiksberg


CBS Africa Initiative

Dear all,

Please find final information on the CBS Africa Initiative’s 2nd Seminar 2019. We will have the Danish Impact Business Network on stage, with four of our graduates-cum-entrepreneurs giving exciting insights to their vision(s) as part of their Africa focused initiatives.

It all happens Thursday 25th April, 1.30-3.30 pm, DH2Ø.071.

Remember to register, so we can order sufficient coffee and tea.


13.30-13.40: Welcome, by Søren Jeppesen, Coordinator of the CBS Africa Initiative

13.40-13.50: Danish Impact Business Network – an introduction, by Diana Lundgren

13.50-14.00: BLUETOWN (access to wifi for all), by Emil Damholt

14.00-14.10: JamiiPay (digitalization of saving groups in Ethiopia), by Charlotte Rønje

14.10-14.20: M-PAYG (access to affordable, decentralised clean energy), by Diana Lundgren

Break – coffee and tea

14.40-15.25: Comments, questions and debate on the network, the business and more, moderated by Søren Jeppesen

15.25-15.30: Rounding off by Søren Jeppesen


Please also remember the 3rd event: Presentation of four new research projects on Africa, by CBS’ FFU project holders (Thilde Langevang & Ana Alacovska, MSC, Lisa Richey, MSC, Ester Barinaga, MPP and Lars Bo Jeppesen, SI) – Tuesday 21st May – 1.30-3.30 pm.

Søren Jeppesen

Coordinator of the CBS Africa Initiative

Associate Professor, CBDS/MSC   

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CBS Africa Initiative

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CBS Africa Initiative