The Sierra Leone Diaspora Investment Conference (#WeAreTheInvestors) is a one-day hybrid summit to showcase the impact of Sierra Leonean entrepreneurs and investors. Come find out why Salone is a choice investment destination!
Date & Time
October 7, 2023, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Join us for the largest gathering of Sierra Leonean entrepreneurs, investors, professionals, and policymakers in the United States.
Meet our distinguished lineup of business leaders, investors, entrepreneurs, ecosystem experts, and policymakers sharing insights on Sierra Leone's evolving investment climate. The speaker lineup is updated weekly.
MANAGING DIRECTOR, LEONOIL (LEONCO)
MAnaging Director, BSI
Managing Director, ELBA GROUP
CEO, YEleen enterprises
Agribusiness specialist & FOunder, ETSU delight
Hamid G. Marah
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT EXPERT
Business & Technology Leader
Dr. Fouad Sheriff
CEO & Co-Founder, Cotton TRee MEdical GRoup
GLOBAL Procurement EXPERT
Co-founder, stafford lodge
Founder, make sierra leone famous & VR&C marketing
Get in early, sign in, and get ready to network, connect and learn! Registration is an excellent opportunity to start a conversation with other professionals arriving at the conference. Volunteers will be on hand to help you find your name, confirm your tickets, and hand out the day's program. Check out the vendors section as you enjoy light snacks with your coffee or tea.
Welcome, Opening Remarks, and National Anthem
Leaving Money On The Table: The Case For Investment & Entrepreneurship in Sierra Leone
From Struggle to Success: Overcoming Business Challenges in Sierra Leone
Unlocking Sierra Leone’s Tech Potential: Innovative Solutions for Local Challenges
Get Funded: Strategies for Securing Financing for Investment Opportunities
Grow What We Eat: Exploring Opportunities for Agricultural Investment to Feed The Nation
Building Bridges: Fostering Stronger Trade and Cultural Ties between the United States and Sierra Leone
Hotels and Accommodations
Here are some recommended accommodations, hotels and Airbnbs nearby. Let us know if you need help finding a place to stay.
We are your friendly neighbourhood Sierra Leone Diaspora Investment Conference planning committee please don't hesitate to get in touch with questions, comments, or suggests.