Euro Trade Summit

Summit Agenda

Our lineup of visionaries, industry leaders, and trailblazers bring a wealth of expertise, insights, and innovative thinking to the podium. Get ready to be inspired and informed by the thought leaders shaping the landscape of trade, logistics, and transportation. 

DAY 1: August 29th, 2024

SUMMIT OPENING

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM

WELCOME SPEECH

Alejandro De La Parra Solomon
Chief Executive Officer
The Solomon Brokerage Firm
🇪🇪 Tallinn, Estonia

TOPICS: 
  • Summit’s introductory speech

STRUCTURING INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS STRATEGIES

PANEL DISCUSSION 1
9:15 AM - 10:00 AM
Moderated by
Alejandro De La Parra Solomon

Mats Kuuskemaa
Country Director - DACH
Estonia E-Residency Program
🇪🇪 Tallinn, Estonia

Dr. Mark G. Darko
President & Founder
Africa International Chamber of Commerce & Industry
🇬🇭 Accra, Ghana

Marcin Jabłoński
Vice President/CEO
Chamber of Commerce Exporters & Importers/African-Polish Development Institute
🇵🇱 Mysłowice, Poland

Edward Agyekum Kufuor

Dr. Edward Agyekum Kufuor
CEO of Hannaba Limited / AICCI Vice Chairman
Hannaba Limited
🇬🇭 Accra, Ghana

TOPICS: 
  • E-Residency Program
  • EU/Africa Business Landscape
  • Enabling Global Business
  • Strategic Development
  • Diplomatic Relationships
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Tax Treaties

AFRICAN TRADE: CURRENT PERSPECTIVES

INDIVIDUAL SESSION 1
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Dr. Mark G. Darko
President & Founder
Africa International Chamber of Commerce & Industry
🇬🇭 Accra, Ghana

TOPICS: 
  • Trading with Africa
  • International Trade Policy
  • Introduction to the Africa International Chamber of Commerce & Industry

HOUSING & INTERNATIONAL PROCUREMENT

INDIVIDUAL SESSION 2
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

Qs. David Mathu
Managind Director & CEO
National Housing Corporation
🇰🇪 Nairobi, Kenya

TOPICS: 
  • Private-Public Partnerships
  • Housing Policies
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Cost Engineering
  • Procurement & Logistics

REAL ESTATE & INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS

PANEL DISCUSSION 2
12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Moderated by
Susanna Uusmaa

Stacey Menga Onyango
Chief Executive Officer/Chapter CEO
Minkoti Agencies/AICCI Kenya Chapter
🇰🇪 Nairobi, Kenya

Lars Ling
Chief Executive Officer & Founder
CleanTech Region Impact Group
🇬🇧 London, United Kingdom

Qs. David Mathu
Managind Director & CEO
National Housing Corporation
🇰🇪 Nairobi, Kenya

Erskine Jumba Kiliru
Sales Director
Reportage Africa
🇰🇪 Nairobi, Kenya

TOPICS: 
  • African Real Estate Sector
  • Government Relations
  • Public Infrastructure Projects
  • Sustainability & Innovation
  • Smart Energy Management
  • Public Biddings
  • Social Impact Investment
  • Sustainable Finance

ETHICAL GOVERNANCE & ECONOMIC PROGRESS

PANEL DISCUSSION 3
1:15 PM - 2:00 PM
Moderated by
Alejandro De La Parra Solomon

Prof. P.L.O. Lumumba
Steering Committee Co-Chair and Head of African Union Engagement
UNCM
🇰🇪 Nairobi, Kenya

Dr. Rollan Roberts II
2024 USA Presidency Candidate/Member of the Global Board
AICCI
🇺🇸 Virginia, USA

Amb. Brig. Gen. Wallace W. Williams
Chairman / Global AICCI Chairman
Afrostar Afrika
🇰🇪 Nairobi, Kenya

Edward Agyekum Kufuor

Dr. Edward Agyekum Kufuor
CEO of Hannaba Limited / AICCI Vice Chairman
Hannaba Limited
🇬🇭 Accra, Ghana

TOPICS: 
  • Enabling Global Business
  • Strategic Development
  • Diplomatic Relationships
  • Ethical Governance
  • Entrepreneurship, Equality, Leadership
  • Pan-Africanism Strategies for Regional Collaboration

LUNCH BREAK

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

2 Hours for Lunch Break

Off-Campus Lunch Break

OFF-CAMPUS LUNCH: 
  • VIP Meetings
  • VIP Lunch

EMPOWERING TOMORROW: LEADERSHIP & EDUCATION

PANEL DISCUSSION 4
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Moderated by
Susanna Uusmaa

Stacey Menga Onyango
Chief Executive Officer/Chapter CEO
Minkoti Agencies/AICCI Kenya Chapter
🇰🇪 Nairobi, Kenya

Sirli Rosenvald
Chief Scientific Officer in Food Research
TFTAK
🇪🇪 Tallinn, Estonia

Denise Cortês-Keyser
CEO
DCK Global
🇲🇿 Cidade de Maputo, Mozambique

Jaanika Umalas
CEO & Co-Founder
UmbrellaTree CoLab
🇪🇪 Tallinn, Estonia

TOPICS: 
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Online Education
  • Leadership & Vision
  • Women Empowerment
  • Business Growth Strategy
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics

DIGITAL CURRENCIES: UNITING AFRICA

INDIVIDUAL SESSION 3
5:15 PM - 6:00 PM

Amb. Brig. Gen. Wallace W. Williams
Chairman / Global AICCI Chairman
Afrostar Afrika
🇰🇪 Nairobi, Kenya

TOPICS: 
  • Future of Payments
  • Enterprise Blockchain Applications in Global Trade
  • Web3 Wallets & Africa’s Token
  • Data Privacy & Security

CARGO SECURITY & MONITORING

INDIVIDUAL SESSION 4
6:15 PM - 7:00 PM

Enrique Acosta
CEO & Inventor of EyeSeal
E-S Information Systems Inc
🇺🇸 Florida, USA

TOPICS: 
  • Security & Monitoring
  • Enabling EU’s FastLane
  • Digital Trade
  • International Shipping

TRADE INVESTMENT: AFRICA REDISCOVERED

PANEL DISCUSSION 5
7:15 PM - 8:00 PM
Moderated by
Alejandro De La Parra Solomon

Joseph Waryoba

Joseph Robert Waryoba
Chairman & Founder
EXIM Cedit Bank
🇦🇪 Dubai, UAE

Theophilus T. Cromwell
Trade & Investment Commissioner
Africa International Chamber of Commerce & Industry
🇬🇭 Accra, Ghana

Dr. Mark G. Darko
President & Founder
Africa International Chamber of Commerce & Industry
🇬🇭 Accra, Ghana

Edward Agyekum Kufuor

Dr. Edward Agyekum Kufuor
CEO of Hannaba Limited / AICCI Vice Chairman
Hannaba Limited
🇬🇭 Accra, Ghana

TOPICS: 
  • Strategic Investment
  • International Trade Finance
  • Compliance in Banking
  • Trade Insurance
  • Credit Assessment
  • Transregional Banking Partnerships

AUTOMATION IN TRADE DOCUMENTATION

PRODUCT DEMO
8:15 PM - 9:00 PM

TO BE ANNOUNCED
TOPICS: 
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Documentary Collection 
  • Trade Finance Redescovered
  • International Compliance
  • Efficiency & Security

CLOSING CEREMONY

9:00 PM - 9:15 PM

CLOSING SPEECH

Susanna Uusmaa
Chief Communications Officer
The Solomon Brokerage Firm
🇪🇪 Tallinn, Estonia

TOPICS: 
  • Contact Information Exchange
  • Next Steps

DAY 2: August 30th, 2024

SUMMIT OPENING

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM

WELCOME SPEECH

Susanna Uusmaa
Chief Communications Officer
The Solomon Brokerage Firm
🇪🇪 Tallinn, Estonia

TOPICS: 
  • Summit’s introductory speech

FORGING AN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MINDSET

PANEL DISCUSSION 6
9:15 AM - 10:00 AM
Moderated by
Alejandro De La Parra Solomon

Dr. Joshua Oludare Awesome
Founder
frican Institute Of Mind
🇿🇦 Johannesburg, South Africa

Jaanika Umalas
CEO & Co-Founder
UmbrellaTree CoLab
🇪🇪 Tallinn, Estonia

Dr. Brian O. Reuben
Executive Chairman
The Sixteenth Council
🇺🇸 London, United Kingdom

Lars Ling
Chief Executive Officer & Founder
CleanTech Region Impact Group
🇬🇧 London, United Kingdom

TOPICS: 
  • Leadership & Resilience
  • Business Growth
  • High-Performance Teams
  • Team Management
  • Education & Advocacy
  • Business Communication 

SESSION 12

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

TO BE ANNOUNCED
TOPICS: 

 

SESSION 13

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

TO BE ANNOUNCED
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SESSION 14

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

TO BE ANNOUNCED
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SESSION 15

12:15 PM - 1:00 PM

TO BE ANNOUNCED
TOPICS: 

 

SESSION 16

1:15 PM - 2:00 PM

TO BE ANNOUNCED
TOPICS: 

 

LUNCH BREAK

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

2 Hours for Lunch Break

Off-Campus Lunch Break

OFF-CAMPUS LUNCH: 
  • VIP Meetings
  • VIP Lunch

SESSION 17

4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

TO BE ANNOUNCED
TOPICS: 

 

SESSION 18

5:15 PM - 6:00 PM

TO BE ANNOUNCED
TOPICS: 

 

SESSION 19

6:15 PM - 7:00 PM

TO BE ANNOUNCED
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SESSION 18

7:15 PM - 8:00 PM

TO BE ANNOUNCED
TOPICS: 

 

CLOSING CEREMONY

8:00 PM - 8:30 PM

CLOSING SPEECH

Alejandro De La Parra Solomon
Chief Executive Officer
The Solomon Brokerage Firm
🇪🇪 Tallinn, Estonia

TOPICS: 
  • Contact Information Exchange
  • Next Steps

Summit Agenda

Our lineup of visionaries, industry leaders, and trailblazers bring a wealth of expertise, insights, and innovative thinking to the podium. Get ready to be inspired and informed by the thought leaders shaping the landscape of trade, logistics, and transportation. 

DAY 1: August 10th, 2024

SUMMIT OPENING

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM

WELCOME SPEECH

Alejandro De La Parra Solomon
Chief Executive Officer
The Solomon Brokerage Firm
🇪🇪 Tallinn, Estonia

TOPICS: 
  • Summit’s introductory speech

SESSION 1

9:15 AM - 10:00 AM

GLOBAL TRADE: CURRENT PERSPECTIVES

Dr. Mark G. Darko
President & Founder
Africa International Chamber of Commerce & Industry
🇬🇭 Accra, Ghana

TOPICS: 
  • Trade Finance Strategies
  • Strategic Investment Scenarios
  • International Trade Compliance

SESSION 2

10:15 PM - 11:00 AM

REAL ESTATE & INFRASTRUCTURE IN AFRICA

Stacey Menga Onyango
Chief Executive Officer
Minkoti Agencies Ltd PLC
🇰🇪 Nairobi, Kenya

TOPICS: 
  • African Real Estate Sector
  • Government Relations
  • Infrastructure in Kenya 

SESSION 3

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

Edward Agyekum Kufuor
STRUCTURING INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS STRATEGIES

Dr. Edward Agyekum Kufuor
CEO of Hannaba Limited / AICCI Vice Chairman
Hannaba Limited
🇬🇭 Accra, Ghana

TOPICS: 
  • Enabling Global Business
  • Strategic Development
  • Diplomatic Relationships

SESSION 4

12:15 PM - 1:00 PM

TRADE INVESTMENT: AFRICA REDISCOVERED

Theophilus T. Cromwell
Trade & Investment Commissioner
Africa International Chamber of Commerce & Industry
🇬🇭 Accra, Ghana

TOPICS: 
  • African Trade Policy
  • Government Relations
  • Capital Markets in Africa 

SESSION 5

1:15 PM - 2:00 PM

E-RESIDENCY: BUSINESS SUCCESS IN ESTONIA

Mats Kuuskemaa
Country Director - DACH
Estonia E-Residency Program
🇪🇪 Tallinn, Estonia

TOPICS: 
  • E-Residency Program
  • EU/Africa Business Landscape
  • Estonia: Gateway to Europe

LUNCH BREAK

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

2 Hours for Lunch Break

Off-Campus Lunch Break

OFF-CAMPUS LUNCH: 
  • VIP Meetings
  • VIP Lunch

SESSION 6

4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Joseph Waryoba
TRADE FINANCE & INSURANCE

Joseph Robert Waryoba
Chairman & Founder
EXIM Cedit Bank
🇦🇪 Dubai, UAE

TOPICS: 
  • International Trade Finance
  • International Trade Insurance
  • Compliance in Banking

SESSION 7

5:15 PM - 6:00 PM

NEXT-GEN CARGO SECURITY

Enrique Acosta
CEO & Inventor of EyeSeal
E-S Information Systems Inc
🇺🇸 Florida, USA

TOPICS: 
  • Smart Container Seals 
  • Global Tracking of Goods
  • Enabling EU’s FastLane

SESSION 8

6:00 PM - 6:45 PM

DIGITAL TRADE: FUTURE OF PAYMENTS

Amb. Brig. Gen. Wallace W. Williams
Chairman / Global AICCI Chairman
Afrostar Afrika
🇳🇬 Lagos, Nigeria

TOPICS: 
  • Enterprise Blockchain Applications in Global Trade
  • Web3 Wallets & Africa’s Token
  • Data Privacy & Security

SESSION 9

7:00 PM - 7:45 PM

ETHICAL GOVERNANCE & ECONOMIC PROGRESS

Prof. P.L.O. Lumumba
Steering Committee Co-Chair and Head of African Union Engagement
UNCM
🇰🇪 Nairobi, Kenya

TOPICS: 
  • Kenya’s Anti-Corruption Journey: Insights and Challenges
  • Pan-Africanism Strategies for Regional Collaboration
  • Legal Education & Ethical Governance

SESSION 10

8:00 PM - 8:45 PM

EMPOWERING TOMORROW: LEADERSHIP & DIPLOMACY

Dr. Rollan Roberts II
2024 USA Presidency Candidate/Member of the Global Board
AICCI
🇺🇸 Virginia, USA

TOPICS: 
  • A Journey of Entrepreneurial Spirit
  • Global Diplomacy and Infrastructure
  • Building a Future: Entrepreneurship, Equality, and American Leadership

CLOSING CEREMONY

9:00 PM - 9:30 PM

CLOSING SPEECH

Susanna Uusmaa
Chief Communications Officer
The Solomon Brokerage Firm
🇪🇪 Tallinn, Estonia

TOPICS: 
  • Contact Information Exchange
  • Next Steps

DAY 2: August 11th, 2024

SUMMIT OPENING

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM

WELCOME SPEECH

Susanna Uusmaa
Chief Communications Officer
The Solomon Brokerage Firm
🇪🇪 Tallinn, Estonia

TOPICS: 
  • Summit’s introductory speech

BREAK FOR NETWORKING

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

45-Minute Networking

Coffee and Tea break

TOPICS: 
  • General Q&A
  • Group Discussions

LUNCH BREAK

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

1.5 Hours for Lunch Break

Off-Campus Lunch Break

OFF-CAMPUS LUNCH: 
  • VIP Meetings
  • VIP Lunch

BREAK FOR NETWORKING

6:00 PM - 7:45 PM

45-MINUTE VIP NETWORKING

Coffee and Tea break

TOPICS: 
  • General Q&A
  • Group Discussions

CLOSING CEREMONY

8:00 PM - 8:30 PM

CLOSING SPEECH

Alejandro De La Parra Solomon
Chief Executive Officer
The Solomon Brokerage Firm
🇪🇪 Tallinn, Estonia

TOPICS: 
  • Contact Information Exchange
  • Next Steps

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