In Collaboration with Wework, Consciously Exposed Present:
Africa & Market Innovation: Developing Cultural Intelligence
Few reasons why there is a need to improve diversity, equity, inclusion & connect with each other across cultures effectively in a local/global market:
— In Boston, African Americans have a median net worth of $8, compared to white city dwellers, who have an average net worth of $247,500.
— 54 Countries in Africa expected to create the world's largest free trade area
— Africa has 400 companies with annual revenues of $1 billion or more
— China will soon be the number-one English-speaking country in the world.
— 49 percent of U.S. kids five and younger are children of color.
— 86% of the growth of small business in America has been driving by Latino own business
— 67% of international air travel revenue is generated by Asian and Middle Eastern airlines, and the percentage is growing annually.
5pm: Networking, Free Coffee & Beers, Delicious appetizers (First come, First served basis)
5:30pm: Intro & Opening Ceremony by Consciously Exposed & Partners
5:45pm: Community Building Icebreakers - Developing Cultural Intelligence
6pm: Panel Discussions with local experts merging with Live Podcast: Emerging Markets & Doing Business in Africa
7pm: Announcements & Call To Action
7:15pm - 8pm: Networking until Closing