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Origin Africa 2015
Origin Africa Will Present Event 2015: Changing Perceptions, Building Synergies, Doing Business
October 21st to 23rd in Addis Ababa

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Seminar 1A Summary

Seminar 1B Summary

Seminar 2A Summary

Seminar 2B Summary

Seminar 3A Summary

Seminar 3B Summary

Seminar 4A Summary

Seminar 4B Summary

Seminar 5A Summary

 

Seminar 1 A - Expanding the foundation for Cotton Production in Africa

Christoph Kaut

Kaut


Christoph Kaut
Aid by Trade Foundation / Cotton made in Africa

 

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Ms. Natalia Voruz

Natalia


Natalia Voruz

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Mr. Joseph Nkole

Mr. Joseph Nkole

Mr. Joseph Nkole
National Coordinator
Cotton Association of Zambia

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Mr. Nick Earlam

NPFE

Nick Earlam
Founder, Executive Chairman and Owner
Plexus Cotton Limited

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Seminar 1 B - Opportunities & Challenges to AGOA Extension – The Next 10 Years

 
 

Roy Ashurst

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J.C Mazingue

Jc Mazingue

JC Mazingue
Trade Advisor
East Africa Trade and Investment Hub


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Finn Holm-Olsen

Holm Olsen

Finn Holm-Olsen
Director of Trade Promotion & AGOA
USAID East Africa Trade and Investment Hub

 

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Bob Berg

Bob

Bob Berg
Senior Sales Manager, International Sourcing at MAGIC

 

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Seminar 2 A – Emerging Market Investments Opportunities in Africa?

 

Mr Kosswatha Banda

Mr Kosswatha Banda

Mr Kosswatha Banda
Factory Manager
New Wide Garment’s Ethiopian branch

   

Pranav Kumar

Pranav

Pranav Kumar,
Head, International Trade Policy, Confederation of Indian Industry

 


Seminar 2 B – Requirements of European Sourcing Companies from African Manufacturers

 

Abi Rushton

Abi

Abi Rushton
Director ethical expert limited.

 

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Kerstin Venhhoven

Kerstin

Hellmann Worldwide Logistics GmbH & Co. KG
Product Manager Fashion
“Hellmann Fashion Logistics - Quality made in Africa”

 

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Tanja Burian

Tanja

Dialog Textile Apparel
Public Relations and Organization
“ Cooperation across the textile chain”

 

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Michael Scherpe

Micheal Scherpe

Michael SCHERPE

President / CEO
Messe Frankfurt France, 1 avenue de Flandre
F-75019 Paris
Tel secrétariat : +33 1 44 89 67 72
Fax secrétariat : +33 1 40 35 14 74

michael.scherpe@france.messefrankfurt.com

 

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Seminar 3A – Competing to Win – Best Practices for a Sustainable African Textile & Apparel Value Chain

 

Clay Hickson

Clay

Clay E. Hickson

Senior Director, Strategy & Business Development

Worldwide Responsible Accredited Production (WRAP)


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Jordan Fabyanske

Jordan Fabyanske


Jordan Fabyanske, Associate Partner

Global Practice Co-leader, Inclusive Growth and Cities

   

Hande Diltemiz

Hande

Hande Diltemiz
Country Manager
H&M

 

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James Mwai

James G Mwai

James G. Mwai

Director of Programmes

Fairtrade Africa (FTA)

   

Heinrich Schultz

Heinrich

Heinrich Schultz
Managing Director and Owner
OrganiMark


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Seminar 3B – Expanding Opportunities in Contemporary African Fashion, Home & Accessories

Llenay Ferretti

Ferretti

Llenay Ferretti
CEO of Bhavana World Project Inc

 

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Mark Stephenson

Mark

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Keren Long

Keren Long

Keren Long
CEO & Co-founder
klong@ethicalapparelafrica.com
+44 (0) 7974140807
Skype: kerenlong
www.ethicalapparelafrica.com


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Jonna Davis

Jonna Davis

Jonna Davis
Director of Programs, Soko

 

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Kidest Teklu

Kidest Teklu

International Trade Centre (ITC)
Programme Officer
Cotton, Textiles and Clothing sectors

 

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Seminar 4 A – Technology & Innovation Seminar

 

Francisco Aguiar

Francisco Aguiar

Bio Francisco Aguiar
Director Sales EMEA

 

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Takashi Yuhara

T. Yuhara

Takashi Yuhara

JASMA(Japan Sewing Machinery Manufacturers Association)

 

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Levent Kocaman

Levent Kocaman

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Mr. Sidharth Sinha


Mr. Sidharth Sinha,
Founder and CEO
Vogue/ Velocity Group of Companies

 

 


Seminar 4B – Investment Incentives

   

Fitsum Arega 

Fitsum Arega

Mr. Fitsum Arega
Director General, Ethiopia Investment Commission, Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia


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Rajeev Arora

Rajeev

Rajeev Arora,
Advisor, Textile Value Chain
Ministry of Industrialization & Enterprise Development



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Marina Bizabani

Marina Mapitso Bizabani

Marina Mapitso Bizabani
Investment Promotion and Investment Climate Reforms
Lesotho National Development Corporation (LNDC)

 

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Seminar 5A – Financing Options and Investment Opportunities in the CTA Sector

 

Wilmot Allen

Wilmot Allen

Wilmot Allen
Director
East Africa with CrossBoundary LLC


   

Andreas Zeller

Andreas

Andreas Zeller
Managing Partner

   

Emanuela Gregorio

Emanuela

Ms. Emanuela Gregorio
Office of the Special Envoy on Gender
African Development Bank (AfDB)

 

   

Rennie Kariuki

Rennie Kariuki

Rennie Kariuki
Financial & Credit Risk Expert

 

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Round Table – Marketing African Fashion & Designers in the International Market