Making Africa Work Concluding Event

Please note that this event is invite-only.

All entrepreneurs and coaches should have received an e-mail with a lik to register for the event.

A great year has come an end! During our Concluding Event oDecember 6 we will reveal the great results of Making Africa Work and celebrate. During the day Max Koffi of Africa in Motion will ‘take you to Africa’ by sharing some of the highlights from the country visits undertaken by the entrepreneurs. PUM’s CFO Hans Luursema will proudly share with you the results the Making Africa Work programme has yielded. Afterwards PUM expert Jan Jongbloed hosts an hour long workshop on pitching. Then the real deal begins: entrepreneurs will get to pitch their business plan to potential investors.


13:30 – 13:45    Welcome and Introduction – Maribel Monge Perez

13:45 – 14:00    Country Visit Highlights – Max Koffi

14:00 – 14:30     Results of Making Africa Work & Concluding Remarks – Hans Luursema

14:30 – 15:30    Pitch Simulation – Jan Jongbloed

15:30 – 17:00    Entrepreneurs pitch to investors – Jan Jongbloed

17:00 – 18:00    Drinks and Bites


Pakhuis de Zwijger
Piet Heinkade 179, 1019 HC Amsterdam

Pakhuis de Zwijger is easily accesible. If you come by public transportation get on tram 26 in the direction of IJburg at Amsterdam Central Station. Get off at Kattenburgerstraat. Another option is taking bus 48 towards Borneo Eiland and getting off at Jan Schaeferbrug.

If you are by car please consult the following link for nearby parking garages.