Iristide Essiem, PhD

Session 3: Iristide Essien, PhD | 14:15 – 14:40 GMT

TOPIC: Contradictions in African Development: The Leadership Question
MODERATOR: Philip Danquah, PhD
Q&A: 14:40 - 14:50

Iristide Essien, PhD


a. WHAT WILL PARTICIPANTS LEARN?

  • Appreciation of African development pathways
  • Contextualizing the African leadership question
  • Probing into leadership misconceptions

b. WHY SHOULD PEOPLE ATTEND?

  • To engage in African development
  • To discuss pragmatic African development patterns
  • To share good leadership practices
  • To identify credible options that inform policy development

c. AREAS COVERED IN THE SESSION

  • Trends, Issues, Inconsistencies in African development
  • How leadership informs patterns of African leadership
  • African leadership practice within the global arena

d. WHO WILL BENEFIT?

  • Policy developers
  • Technocrats, Directors
  • Academics and Think Tanks
  • Politicians/Ministers
  • Students
  • Anyone interested in the African development agenda