Additional Functions

Additional Meetings and Functions 2020

A range of additional meetings and social functions will be held during 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 and energy.

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

All queries contact Christine Oelschlaeger

 Monday 31 August

  • Australia-Africa Universities Network Forum and Dinner
    University Club of Western Australia

Tuesday 1 September

  •  Africa-Australia Research Forum (AARF)

  •  Africa Down Under Conference Welcome Reception
    17:00 – 19:00 – Bar Uma, Pan Pacific Hotel
    *All ADU conference delegates welcome

Wednesday 2 September

  •  Australia-Africa Business Council (AABC) Breakfast
    “Meet the Ambassadors”

Thursday 3 September

  • Africa Down Under Football Cup
    16:00 to 19:30 – Langley Park, Perth (located at the end of Hill Street)
    Come and support the football cup with competing teams from Perth’s African Communities
    *All welcome

Friday 4 September

  •  Africa Down Under Conference Closing Drinks
    17:00 – Bar Uma, Pan Pacific Hotel
    *All ADU conference delegates welcome


Saturday 5 September