FIELD 2019

Forum of Innovation, Entrepreneurship

and Leadership of Dakar

Theme : Investing in Senegal: Opportunity, Support, Diaspora

October 23 and 24, 2019 at King Fahd Palace hotel

FIELD 2019 ?

Forum of Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Leadership of Dakar

The CJDs of Senegal and Guinea are pleased to present the FIELD - Forum of Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Leadership of Dakar.

Thématique 2019 : «Investing in Senegal: Opportunity, Accompaniment, and Diaspora»

Public : CEO, Institutional, Diaspora, Investors, Structures of Technical and Financial Support, Entrepreneurs, Incubators, etc.

High growth business leaders from Europe, North Africa and West Africa will be particularly present.

FIELD is a unique opportunity to develop its Business Network and access new markets.
It is also the privileged meeting place for institutions and support structures.

Our Speakers



Director General of Senegaleses from Abroad



Ambassador of the European Union (EU) to the Republic of Senegal

Idrissa Diabira

Idrissa Diabira

General Manager of ADEPME

Ibrahima DIONE

Ibrahima DIONE

President of CJD Senegal

Adolé Akpabie

Adolé Akpabie

Senior Partner Prime Dash / Consultant in Management - Finance - Personnel Development

Abdelkader BETARI

Abdelkader BETARI

President of ANIMA Investment Network and Manager Agence de l'Orientale

Fati Niang

Fati Niang

Founder Black Spoon

Lansana Gagny SAKHO

Lansana Gagny SAKHO

General Manager ONAS & President of ESP Alumni Network


Wednesday, 23 October 2019

# Session Speaker(s) Time
1 Welcoming participants : Coffee Networking ..... 08:30 AM - 09:30 AM
2 Opening of the session : Welcome from the President of the CJD, Welcome from ANIMA Investment Network, Speech by S.E Mr. Sory KABA Director General of Senegalese from Abroad ..... 09:30 AM - 10:00 AM
3 Plenary Opening : What mechanisms does Senegal put in place to promote the productive investment of the diaspora? ..... 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
4 Business Dinner / Networking : By invitation ..... 08:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5 Closing of the session ..... 06:00 PM - 06:15 PM
6 Concurrent activities : Business workshop / 30 min to inspire / Masterclass ..... 03:30 PM - 06:00 PM


Want to do business?
Want to grow your netork?
Want to make you known?
Want to get new customers, partners...
Take a stand and present your structure and services on October 23 and 24, 2019 from 9am to 6pm.

Parteners and Sponsors

Discover who make this event possible !

Main partners


Do you want to become a sponsor and participate in FIELD 2019?
Please contact us by writing to the email address below.


Pack All Public

By subscribing to this pack, you have access to:
  • Opening Plenary
  • Business Workshop Morocco / International
  • Masterclass
  • "30 minutes to inspire"
  • panels
  • Closing plenary

Pack Activities - Lunches - Dinner

By subscribing to this pack, you have access to:
  • Pack all public
  • Networking lunches (Day 1 and Day 2)
  • Networking dinner (Day 1)

Pack Full 2 Days

By subscribing to this pack, you have access to :
  • Pack "Ativities - Lunches - Dner"
  • Pack "Stand"
  • Panel/Cocktail DiafrikInvest (october 22 at 04:30 PM)


By subscribing to this pack, you have access to:
Provision :
  • Stand (3x3) for 2 days
  • 1 table and 2 chairs for 2 days
  • Lunch for 2 people maximum for 2 days


Contact us :

Sabrina Coulibaly SeckDiafrikInvest Program Coordinator
Madjiguène NdaoDiafrikInvest Program Project Assistant
Marieme Draméproject assistant trainee