Department of Diplomacy and International Studies (DDIS) is planning an event. The Launch of the Africa Centre for the Study of the United States of America (ACSUS)-Kenya


HOST: University of Nairobi
DATE: November  10 th 2022

Symposium Program- DRAFT
Day 1 Theme: Nairobi City Diplomacy
8:15am-8:45am Arrival of Guests and Registration
8:45am-9:15am Opening Remarks by Chair DDIS
9:15am-9:35am Opening Remarks by Dean of Faculty
9:35am-10:00am Remarks by Prof. Maria Nzomo
10:00am-10:55am Tea Break
10:55am-11:25am Presentation 1
11:30am-12:00pm Presentation 2
12:05pm-12:15pm Health Beak
12:15pm-1:00pm Panel/Plenary Session
1:00pm-2:00pm Lunch Break
2:00pm-2:30pm Presentation 3
2:30pm-3:00pm Presentation 4
3:00pm-3:15pm Health Beak
3:15pm-3:50pm Panel/Plenary Session
3:50pm-4:00pm Closing Remarks by Chair, DDIS
Day 2 Theme: Launch of Centre for the Study of the

United States

8:15am-8:45am Arrival of Guests and Registration
8:45am-9:00am Opening Remarks by Chair, DDIS
9:00am-9:20am Speech by President- Sister Cities International
9:20am-9:40am Speech by Dr.Bob Wekesa-University of Witwatersrand
9:40am-10:00am Speech by Guest Professor from US
10:am-10:45am Tea Break
10:45am-11:15am Speech by VC, UoN [Welcomed by Dean of Faculty].
11:15am-11:45am Speech by US Ambassador to Kenya
11:45am-12:50pm The Launch Proper- Confetti and Unveiling of Brochure,

Photo Session and Media Briefs

12:50pm-1:00pm Vote of Thanks and Closing Remarks by Prof. Maria Nzomo
1:00pm-14:00pm Closing Luncheon