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AFIF 2017 will be hosted by the Strathmore University (Nairobi), a leading out-come driven entrepreneurial research university based in Kenya and will welcome over 250 participants from Kenya and all over the world.

Today, Strathmore University is made up of several colleges, each targeting specific fields of expertise. Founded in 2009, the School of Finance and Applied Economics (SFAE) has quickly set itself apart as a school of excellence in quantitative analysis.

About Nairobi:

Nairobi offers a number of competitive advantages, both in the East African region and in the African continent as a whole. Considered the 5th largest economy in sub-Saharan Africa, Kenya is a business-friendly country with a well-developed private sector and therefore an ideal venue for the AFIF 2017 edition.

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We seek to empower the spirit of entrepreneurship in Africa

  • Facilitate access to finance
  • Connect businesses horizontally and vertically
  • Create an exchange of know-how
  • Engage the relevant Public-Private dialogue
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