McGill University students host African Business Conference January 23rd 2016


PRESS RELEASE: McGill University students host African Business Conference January 23rd 2016 at EVO – Centre Ville in Montreal. Montreal, Quebec – The growth, potential and complexity of African economies is undeniable. On January 23rd, 2016 speakers from the world over will be convening for the Desautels African Business Initiative (DABI) Conference in Montreal. The event will have over 200 attendees and will include panels covering topis such as Entrepreneurship, Education, Finance, Healthy, Telecommunication, Culture and Media.

The event will host distinguished speakers such as Zafrulllah Khan, the CEO of Chase Kenya, and Millie Monyo, Executive Producer of the critically acclaimed show, An African City.

Founded by students in the Faculty of Management at McGill University in the summer of 2014, ‘Desautels African Business Initiative’ aims to raise awareness of growing business opportunities on the African Continent.

“On initiation of our conference, we intended to: A) Inspire our fellow students to become more involved in the rising African economies. B) Enable students to explore opportunities within the African Business. C) Establish meaningful connections with our guest speakers, companies and organizations. Visit: or

TAP MAGAZINE will be an official media partner of DABI. See you in Montreal

Desautels African Business Initiative

Phone: 514-929-2393