Wall Street + Washington

The intersection of global politics and economics

Category: Events

Simon Johnson @ Harvard

Public Lecture: “Wall Street and Washington”

Date: Thursday, April 22, 2010

Location: Starr Auditorium, Harvard Kennedy School

Time: 4:30PM

Sponsor: Edmond J. Safra Foundation Center for Ethics

Website: http://ethics.harvard.edu/news-and-events/lectures-and-events

Abraham Tiamiyu

Bill Gates @ Harvard

“Giving Back: Finding the Best Way to Make a Difference”

Date:- Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Location:- Sanders Theatre

Time:- 3:00PM

Website:- http://harvard.edu/gatesvisit/

Abraham Tiamiyu

Harvard African Law & Development Conference

Date: April 16-18, 2010

Location: Harvard Law School

Website: http://www.law.harvard.edu/students/orgs/hala/conference/


  • The Financial Crisis and Africa’s Development
  • National Resources: Use and Misuse
  • Conflict and Development
  • Regional Legal Integration: A Tool for Development?
  • Business in Africa: Navigating the Legal Environment
  • National Health Insurance: Is it necessary for development?
  • Supreme Court Justices: Ghana, Uganda and South Africa

Abraham Tiamiyu

Africa focus at Harvard

Theme: “Reimagine, Redefine, Reinvent: A New Paradigm for Africa’s Leaders.”

Date: April 5-18, 2010

Website: http://africafocusatharvard.com/

Major events:

  • US-Africa Relations in the Age of Obama
  • Media and Social Change in Africa
  • Engaging Africa as a Strategic Partner: Diplomacy, Development, and Defense
  • Roundtable Discussion: Rebranding Africa through the Youth
  • Panel Discussion: Sustaining Good Governance and Political Stability in Africa
  • Developing Next Generation Leaders: The Archbishop Desmond Tutu Fellowship (Information Session)
  • Inter-Harvard Soccer Tournament
  • HGSE 8TH Annual Voice of Education Conference: Youth and Emergencies
  • HASA Africa Night: An African Odyssey
  • Careers in Africa Panel
  • Transforming Lagos State: A Conversation with Governor Babatunde Fashola
  • Research and Action: Innovative Projects by Scholars and Students
  • From U.S. to Africa: Health Care in the African Context
  • The 2010 Harvard African Law and Development Conference

Abraham Tiamiyu

2010 African Economic Forum

2010 African Economic Forum at Columbia University

Theme: “Africa Turning Golden: How a Continent is Moving Forward.”

Date: March 26-27, 2010

Website: http://africaeconomicforum.com/aef2010/

Abraham Tiamiyu

The 12th Annual Africa Business Conference

Harvard Business School – 12th Annual Africa Business Conference

Location: Harvard Business School campus

Date: February 19-20, 2010


Abraham Tiamiyu

Harvard for Haiti

Harvard for Haiti Benefit Concert

Location: Sanders Theatre

Date: Friday, February 12, 2010


Abraham Tiamiyu