About #ALG2021

The 2021 Annual Leaders Gathering is the second such meeting of emerging leaders within the LéO Africa Institute and Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung networks across East Africa to reflect on the challenges facing society today and how different networks of innovators, entrepreneurs and decision makers in the public sector can come together to address them.

Speakers

Julie Gichuru

Chief Public Affairs and Communications Officer, Mastercard Foundation

Carl Manlan

Chairman Board of Directors, LéO Africa Institute

Awel Uwihanganye

Founder, LéO Africa Institute

Schedule

10:00 - 10:30

Opening Ceremony

Musical Performance

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Lagum The Rapper

10:30 - 10:45

Welcome remarks

Chairperson Board of Directors, LéO Africa Institute

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Carl Manlan

10:00 - 11:00

In Conversation: LéO Africa Institute at 10! - The Building of an “Imagined Community”

In Conversation with

  • Hashim Wasswa Mulangwa, Chief Development Strategy Officer, Global Innovation Fund
  • Liz Muange, Investment & Value Chain Lead, SUED, YELP Fellow Class of 2017 & Member Board of Directors. LéO Africa Institute
  • William Babigumira; Chief Executive Officer Pentascope Strategy & Senior Member of Faculty LéO Africa Institute

Hosted by Awel Uwihanganye, Founder & Senior Director, LéO Africa Institute

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Hashim Wasswa Mulangwa

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Liz Muange

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William Babigumira

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Awel Uwihanganye

11:30 - 12:00

Performance

Musical performance by Lamu

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Lamu

10:30 - 10:45

Outsider View of YELP As a “Community”

Corporate Social Investments Manager at Stanbic Bank Uganda

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Barbara Kasekende

10:45 - 11:45

Belonging: Networks as Imagined Communities and how YELP can Contribute to building Resilient Fellows

Panelists

  • Cleofash Alinaitwe, Managing Partner at Agri Planet Uganda & Valedictorian – YELP Class of 2017
  • Mohamed Okash, Head of Innovations, SIMAD iLab & Valedictorian – YELP Class of 2019
  • Malath Ochieng, Child Protection, Gender and Development Specialist & YELP Fellow Class of 2018

Hosted by Isaac Rugamba, Senior Analyst at Vanguard Economics & YELP Fellow Class of 2017

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Cleofash Alinaitwe

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Mohamed Okash

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Malath Ochieng

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Isaac Rugamba

ALG2020: Highlights

The 2020 Annual Leaders Gathering was the first such meeting of emerging leaders within the LéO Africa Institute network across East Africa to reflect on the challenges facing society today and how different networks of innovators, entrepreneurs and decision makers in the public sector can come together to address them.

Hosts

Partners