Events

Upcoming

Planning future events, will update soon. Have any requests?

Past

2nd Annual Networking Evening

Date: April 5, 2018

Time: 6:30pm - 9pm

Location: Bechtel International Center

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Join us for an engaging evening of networking, performances, food, drinks and much more!!

African Women in Business

Date: November 15, 2017

Time: 6pm - 7:30pm

Location: Center for African Studies (CAS)

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Join us for a conversation with Yasmin Belo-Osagie and Fatima Dicko on their entrepreneurship journey. Come hear about their strategies, success and challenges as business owners and take part in an engaging discussion.

Business in Africa 101 – w/ Dr. Harnet

Date: October 19, 2017

Time: 5 - 6:30 pm

Location: Y2E2 101

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A presentation by Dr. Harnet, founder of Africa Business Jumpstart and African Market Entry Strategist, Investment advisor, Consultant & Coach. She will share success strategies, practicable-action steps and rare insights accumulated over extensive research and experience.

The Continent On Campus

Date: October 7, 2017

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Location: Toyon Hall

A night to meet various African communities on campus that is filled with music, food from around the continent, laughter and fun.

First General Meeting

Date: October 4, 2017

Time: 8pm - 9pm

Location: Old Union 215

Everyone interested is welcomed to our first general meeting of the year. You will get to hear about available positions and ways to get involved with the organization.

SAEN Networking Evening – Spring 2017

Date: April 6, 2017

Time: 6:30 - 9:00 pm

Location: Bechtel

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Design Workshop – Winter 2017

Date: March 6, 2017

Time: 5 - 7 pm

Location: d.School Studio 1

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For the winter installment of the SAEN-SEED Design Workshop, we had Cyber Trace CEO Shreyas Patel visiting from Nairobi, Kenya. This was our first workshop with a company from East Africa. Cyber Trace is an advanced service oriented company that provides tailored solutions for all tracking and monitoring needs. With offices in Nairobi and Mombasa, […]

Impromptu Innovation Pitches – Winter 2017

Date: January 26, 2017

Time: 5 - 6:30 pm

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The three main objectives of an IIP session is to: a) Provide an opportunity for students to learn about trending topics in the African entrepreneurship space b) Train students to think critically under pressure while working in a team c) Improve students public speaking skills Our Winter IIP session tackled “Entrepreneurial Solutions to Healthcare Challenges […]

Impromptu Innovation Pitches – Fall 2016

Date: November 17, 2016

Time: 5 - 6:30 pm

Location: Thornton 110

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The three main objectives of an IIP session is to: a) Provide an opportunity for students to learn about trending topics in the African entrepreneurship space b) Train students to think critically under pressure while working in a team c) Improve students public speaking skills Our first IIP session tackled “Elections in African Countries: Using […]

SAEN Unveiling – Fall 2016

Date: October 28, 2016

Time: 4:30 - 6:00 pm

Location: Center for African Studies (CAS) Lawn

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Held in the charming corridors of the Center of African Studies Encina Hall, the SAEN team was proud to host our first event as an official Stanford group. In an atmosphere charged with excitement and a sense of community, we introduced our history, mission, plans for the upcoming year as well as the team of […]