AFRIK IMPACT 2019
MONDAY 5TH AUGUST 2019
Our 2019 Afrik Impact will kick off with a community celebration of African heritage, culture, food, art and human accomplishment. All are welcome at this festive showcase of the value African immigrants bring to the great state of Colorado.
LOCATION: ALG OFFICES, 10700 E EVANS AVE, AURORA CO 80014
TIME: 4PM -10PM
TUESDAY 6TH AUGUST 2019
ENTREPRENEURIAL BUSINESS PITCH
This event will give community members and entrepreneurs an opportunity to pitch their business idea, product or service to a panel of possible investors, for investment opportunities. There will be an application and screening process for all participants.
LOCATION: The Summit Event Center, 411 Sable Blvd , Aurora CO 80011
TIME : 5PM – 9PM
WEDNESDAY 7TH AUGUST 2019
YOUTH EMPOWERMENT GROUP CELEBRATION
One of ALG’s strategic goals is to achieve educational impact for children and youth of the African diaspora. This year our celebration will be titled “Empowering Our Next Generation” – showcasing and highlighting all our students and the work they have done so far. This year students will showcase through a Shark-Tank presentation the study and practice of entrepreneurship. The celebration will also include, Cultural Fashion Show, Financial Literacy Skit, and an overview of ALG’s education collaboration
LOCATION: The Summit Event Center, 411 Sable Blvd , Aurora, CO 80011
TIME : 5PM – 9PM
ECONOMIC IMPACTCONFERENCE & WORKSHOPS
This event will include a variety of panelists with expertise in finance, investment, and business development from across the world. Attendees will gain knowledge about business opportunities both within the States and in the continent of Africa while also learning about funding opportunities.
LOCATION : Denver Botanic Gardens, 1007 York St, Denver, CO 80206
TIME : 9AM – 2PM
FRIDAY, AUGUST 9TH
This invitation only reception will be an opportunity for selected guests to interact with our guest speakers and high profile business and civic leaders. The goal of this networking reception is to inspire and grow a spirit of collaboration and to demonstrate the power of partnerships.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 10TH 2019
AFRIK IMPACT GALA
This will be the culmination of our week-long Afrik Impact Celebration. This event will be held at Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center. We will host a VIP Cocktail hour with our keynote speakers and other dignitaries before the ceremony. We are expecting 1,000 attendees from the States and around the world to join us for this celebration.
LOCATION: Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center | 6700 North Gaylord Rockies Blvd, Aurora, CO 80019
TIME: 5pm – 10pm
What is the Cost of Attendance for Afrik Impact?
A general Admission Ticket will cost you $75 plus tax.
Can I buy my Ticket at the Door?
We will not be selling tickets at the door. Last call will be at 4pm on Saturday, 10th August.
Are there any additional costs to attend any of the week long activities.
There will only be an extra cost for whoever will be attending the Economic Conference and Workshop on Thursday.
The charges for that day is $50 per person
Are Tickets refundable, exchangeable or transferrable?
Unfortunately all sales are final
Will there be parking available for the Gala?
There will be ample parking at the Gaylord Rockies Hotel. Valet parking is also available but at a cost.
Are there any Vendor Opportunities available and do vendors have to be registered for the event?
We are looking for vendors for our Monday Cultural Celebration. There is a $100 cost of application for the vendor but that guarantees you a ticket to the gala on Saturday for 1.
How can I participate as a Corporate Sponsor?
In partnering with Afrik Impact 2019, we are giving your business or organization a platform to connect with a multi-cultural and multi- generational audience. There are many opportunities and levels to which you can partner with this great effort.
For all Sponsorship inquires please email: email@example.com
Are there any Volunteer Opportunities Available for Afrik Impact 2019?
We are looking for volunteers to help make this week long event a success. However all volunteers must be registered for the conference.
Please email: firstname.lastname@example.org for further details and information.