Africa Week and Additional Meetings and Functions

In addition to a range of additional meetings and social functions being held at the conference, ADU forms the central pillar of “Africa Week", which comprises a full week of satellite events on research, education, infrastructure, sustainable development, capacity building, energy, movies and the arts.

This page will be updated as further information about each event becomes available.

Africa Week Film Festival

Various films are being shown - click link for further details

Sunday 26 August

Monday 27 August

Tuesday 28 August

  • NACCIMA Diaspora Engagement Forum
    17:00 - 19:00 - MO5 (5, 6, 7), Level 5, Pan Pacific Hotel
    The National Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) President Iyalode Alaba Lawson Mfr IoD JP has the pleasure of inviting  you to its business and networking event. 
    RSVP essential by Monday 20 August to as spaces are limited

Wednesday 29 August

  • Blockchain and Africa panel discussion
    An expert panel will discuss the latest opportunities for deployment of Blockchain solutions for a variety of needs and opportunities on the continent of Africa.
    13:15 - 14:45 MO5 (5, 6, 7), Level 5, Pan Pacific Hotel
    RSVP essential, spaces are limited: Kate Blanchard

Thursday 30 August


  • Government of Western Australia Ministerial Breakfast
    07:00 - 08:15 - MO5, Level 5, Pan Pacific Hotel
    *Strictly by invitation only
  • DFAT-PwC Young Professionals Networking Event
    09:30 - 21:00 - Origins Restaurant, Pan Pacific Hotel
    *By invitation only
  • Herbert Smith Freehills Cocktail Function
    Mining the tastes of Morocco: A rooftop oasis awaites
    17:30 - 20:00 - Hadiqa, Top Floor, Hibernian Place, 40 Irwin Street (Cnr Hay & Irwin Streets)
    By invitation only.  For more information contact: Gemma Atkins
  • DLA Piper Function
    An evening at The Perth Mint
    18:00 - 21:00 - The Perth Mint, 310 Hay Street, East Perth
    Numbers are limited.  To RSVP contact: Jane McInnes

Friday 31 August


Saturday 1 September