DECEMBER 13, 2016

8:00-9:00am         Registration and Breakfast
                                - EMCEE: David Capodilupo, Executive Director, MIT Sloan Office of International Programs

9:00-9:30am         Opening Welcome and Agenda Setting: 'Innovation-Driven Entrepreneurship' and Finance
                              as Drivers for
Global Change - The Challenges and Opportunities for Progress
                                 - Prof. Fiona Murray, Associate Dean for Innovation, MIT Sloan; Faculty Director, Legatum Center at MIT
                                 - Ben Brabyn, Head, Level39

9:30-10:00am        Entrepreneur Keynote
                                 - Iyinoluwa Aboyeji, Co-Founder, Andela and Flutterwave

10:00-10:30am       Thought Leader Keynote: What Capital is Missing in the Developing World: Financial and
                               Human Capital Gaps
                                 - Prof. Antoinette Schoar, Professor of Entrepreneurial Finance, MIT Sloan

10:30-11:00am        BREAK

11:00-11:40am         Vision Talks: Four young entrepreneurs' TED-style talks focusing on financial capital
                              
and other forms of support (10 minutes each)
                                
- Babatunde Alawode, Co-Founder, dot Learn
                                 - Adetayo Bamiduro, Co-Founder, MAX - Last Mile Delivery
                                 - Angela Nzioki, Co-Founder and Country Manager, Pluspeople Kenya Limited
                                 - Ella Peinovich, Founder and CEO, Soko

11:40am-12:30pm    Conversation Starter ahead of Lunchtime: Seed-Stage Capital and Education
                                 - Moderated by Timothy Barnes, Head of Enterprise, Loughborough London
                                 - Babatunde Alawode, Co-Founder, dot Learn
                                 - Dr. Kamal Bhattacharya, CEO, iHub Nairobi
                                 - Andrew Horton, Director Digital, Partnerships and Innovation, British Council
                                 - Dr. Hayaatun Sillem, Deputy CEO and Director of Strategy, Royal Academy of Engineering

12:30pm-1:45pm     Lunch and Student Showcase including:
                                 - Presentations by student entrepreneurs from: MIT, Imperial College, King's College, Loughborough University
                                   London, Saïd Business School Oxford

1:45-2:30pm          Afternoon Conversation: Aid and Trade to Support Innovation-Driven Entrepreneurship in
                              Emerging Economies

                                 - Moderated by Dr. Phil Budden, Senior Lecturer, MIT Sloan
                                 - Deborah Drake, Vice President, Investing in Inclusive Finance (IIF) Program,
                                   Center for Financial Inclusion, Accion
                                 - Akintunde Oyebode, Executive Secretary, Lagos State Employment Trust Fund
                                 - Ella Peinovich, Founder and CEO, Soko
                                 - Shanker Singham, Director of Economic Policy and Prosperity Studies, Legatum Institute

2:30-5:00pm       Roundtables: Focused on sources of capital and ways in
                             which governments and others can create the conditions for entrepreneurs doing IDE in
                             emerging and developing economies

                            2:30-3:30pm       Session 1
                            Option 1A: Enabling and Enhancing Crowdfunding
                                - Moderated by Georgina Campbell, Executive Director, Legatum Center at MIT;
                                  Lecturer, MIT Sloan
                                - Fernanda de Velasco, Co-Founder and CFO, Play Business
                                - Francesca O'Brien, Head of Private Markets, SyndicateRoom
                                - Benjamin Samuels, CRO and Head of Business Development, Homestrings

                            Option 1B: Philanthropic Capital and Foundations Accelerating Innovation-Driven
                            Entrepreneurship

                                - Moderated by Prof. Fiona Murray, Associate Dean for Innovation, MIT Sloan; Faculty Director,
                                  Legatum Center at MIT
                                - Alan McCormick, Managing Director, Legatum Group
                                - Angela Nzioki, Co-Founder and Country Manager, Pluspeople Kenya Limited
                                - Gayle Peterson, Co-Founder and Senior Managing Director, pfc

                            3:30-4:00pm       BREAK

                            4:00-5:00pm       Session 2
                            
Accessing and Funding Frontier Markets: The Opportunities and Challenges of Impact-
                             Investing in Africa

                                - Moderated by Sorin Grama, Entrepreneur in Residence, Legatum Center at MIT, Martin Trust Center for
                                  MIT Entrepreneurship
                                - Adetayo Bamiduro, Co-Founder, MAX - Last Mile Delivery
                                - Chris Cusack, Manager of VilCap Communities Global, Village Capital
                                - Deborah Drake, Vice President, Investing in Inclusive Finance (IIF) Program,
                                  Center for Financial Inclusion, Accion
                                - Samer Salty, Founder and CEO, Zouk Capital

5:00-5:15pm        Closing Remarks and Wrap Up Conversation: Action-Oriented Follow-up Activities and
                             Opportunities for Further Engagement
                               
- Georgina Campbell, Executive Director, Legatum Center at MIT; Lecturer, MIT Sloan
                                - Prof. Fiona Murray, Associate Dean for Innovation, MIT Sloan; Faculty Director, Legatum Center at MIT

5:15-7:30pm         Networking Reception