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OVO conference 'Africa and Europe: Hand in Hand'

Event date with timezone
Thursday, 25-Nov-2021 14:00:00 - Thursday, 25-Nov-2021 21:00:00 Europe/Brussels
Type of Event
Entrepreneurs for Entrepreneurs

To celebrate its 20th anniversary, Entrepreneurs for Entrepreneurs (OVO) is organising a conference ‘Africa and Europe: hand in hand’ on November 25th in Brussels, Belgium. During this event, participants will hear multiple keynotes speeches by players within the field of entrepreneurial activities on how to build more sustainability within north-south entrepreneurship. There will also be multiple moments to network with the participants and speakers. Click here to find the full program. 

Diaspora organisations can register with a discount fee of €60. Please contact Hugo Van de Cauter at with a short description of your entrepreneurial activities to request the discount code.

! Beware: to participate in this event, you are required to show your EU COVID certificate (eg. COVID safe app) that proves one of the following points: 

- you were fully vaccinated;

- you had a negative PCR test of up to 48 hours old or a negative antigen test of maximum 24 hours old;

- you are in possession of a recover certificate, if you have recovered for at least 11 days after a positive PCR test. This certificate is valid for 180 days counting from the time the test was taken;

- you have a digital EU-COVID certificate issued by any other European Union country if you live abroad;

About OVO

Entrepreneurs for Entrepreneurs (OVO) was established in 2000 as the ‘Corporate Funding Program’ by Fons Verplaetse, former governor of the National Bank of Belgium and Frans Bourgois, professor emeritus of the Brussels EHSAL management school. Since 2002, OVO has been working with volunteer consultants who initiate, strengthen and expand relationships between Belgian companies, OVO and entrepreneurs in low and middle-income countries. Transfer of knowledge from and for entrepreneurs plays a critical role.

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