UBA Group Chairman Tony Elumelu| TIME 100 Talks|30 July 2020

Even as the COVID 19 pandemic inflicts a devastating toll on the global economy, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Group Chairman Tony Elumelu insists that now is the time to invest in countries in Africa. “Africa is a land of opportunity. Challenges exist in Africa, but we also have a huge return on investment,” Elumelu said during a TIME 100 Talks discussion with contributor Kimberly Dozier. “There’s no better time to make that bet than the time we live in.” Watch here.

1989: Commemorating the Fall of the Berlin Wall and the end of the Cold War, Reflecting Upon our Political Present

Georgetown University, Washington, D.C. 9 November 2019

Moderated “Liberal Political Visions and Narratives against Nationalism” panel at Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung conference. Speakers: Jill Dougherty, Global Fellow at the Kennan Institute, The Wilson Center; Ambassador Ivan Korčok, Ambassador of the Slovak Republic to the United States; Dr. Alina Polyakova, David M. Rubenstein Fellow in the Center on the United States and Europe and Security and Strategy team at the Brookings Institution; Angela Stent, Director of the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies and Professor of Government and Foreign Service at Georgetown University. Watch video here.

Brussels Forum 2017 End of Complacency — Era of Action?

Dozier moderated a panel, Beyond the Middle East Disorder, at the 2017 Brussels Forum, from March 23-25, 2017. Panelists scheduled to speak included: Dr. Nabil Fahmy, Former Foreign Minister, Egypt; Amb. Zalmay Khalilzad, Counselor, Center for Strategic International Studies; Amb. Mohamed Loulichki, Senior Fellow, OCP Policy Center; &
Ms. Emma Sky, Director, World Fellows Program, Yale University