Uganda

THE UGANDA-GERMANY INVESTMENT SYMPOSIUM

24-26 July 2019

Germany

VENUE AND HOST/MANAGER:

MUNI UNIVERSIIY
Arua City, West Nile/Northern Uganda

THEME:

Transformation through regional integration, investment, and infrastructure development—Pan African peace building thru holistic development of Africa’s Upper Nile Valley (N. Uganda, NE DRC, and S. Sudan)

ORGANIZED BY:

Operation Wealth Creation (OWC), Office of the President, in partnership with Uganda Investment Authority (UIA)

CONVENER:

Gen. Caleb Akandwanaho Salim Saleh “Oriba” (Rtd), Chief Coordinator, OWC Office of the President, Kampala, UGANDA.

SYMPOSIUM OBJECTIVES

  • To unleash investment, innovations, commercialization, business development and trade opportunities from Uganda/Africa-Germany/European Union (EU) Academia-Industry/Private Sector-Government Partnerships.
  • To develop win-win-win Pan-African linkages and strategic collaboration among Ugandan/ DRC/South Sudan’s Universities (Academia), Industry/Private Sector and Government (Public Sector) Ministries, Agencies and Departments (MDAs); in Research and Development (R&D), Innovations, Commercialization, Entrepreneur-ships and Business Development.
  • To enhance strategic collaboration between Ugandan/African Universities and German/European Union Universities and Academia-Industry/Private Sector-Government “Triple Helix” Partnerships towards Entrepreneurship, technological Skills translation and transfer and jobs creation.
  • To promote Pan-African peace building through regional and market integration, cross-border investments and business development through regional infrastructure development in Africa’s Upper Nile Valley, viz. Northern Uganda, NE DRC and South Sudan.
  • To promote investment and trade between Uganda/Africa-Germany/European Union (EU).