Conference on "Business and Entrepreneurship in Africa"

Building on the success of last year conference in Kampala, the Africa Business Program at Whitman School of Management, Syracuse University, is joining again Makerere University Business School (MUBS) to organize again this year the Annual Entrepreneurship Conference in Kampala, Uganda, from November 12 -14, 2014. The theme for this year conference is "Promoting Employment through Small and Medium Enterprises". You are invited to submit your papers and register for the conference. Please see the attached Call for Papers for detailed information.

Through paper presentations, panel discussions and keynote addresses, the conference seeks to better understand the pivotal role of entrepreneurship in Africa’s economic development.  Participants from around the world will present their findings and offer diverse perspectives on this budding marketplace.

See a list of our partner schools.

See a list of abstracts that were presented at the previous conferences.