Alumni meeting

Wageningen Alumni Meeting Ethiopia, Saturday 27 August 2016

The official Wageningen Alumni Chapter Ethiopia organizes his first alumni event for alumni from Wageningen University in Ethiopia. This upcoming alumni meeting is planned for Saturday 27 August 2016.

Organised by University Fund Wageningen

Sat 27 August 2016 14:00 to 16:30

Venue Addis Ababa University College of Commerce (AAUCC)

Since the Wageningen University Alumni Network in Ethiopia only started in December 2015, this Wageningen University Alumni Event will be marked as the first official Wageningen University Alumni Ethiopia Network Event.


13:30 - 14:00 Walk-in and registration
14:00 - 14:15 Welcome speech by the President of the Addis Ababa University
14:15 - 14:30 Explanation of the objectives of the event:
- To define the purpose of our Alumni Network
- To define the activities needed to make the Alumni Network effective
- To define how to develop regional Alumni sub-networks
14:30 - 14:45 Presentation by the Wageningen University Alumni Network Committee in Ethiopia about the progress and current challenges
14:45 - 15:00 Q&A
15:00 - 15:15 Speech by Yelleka de Nooy (AgriProFocus) about the benefits of having an Alumni network and recommended action that needs to be taken in order to create a strong network
15:15 - 16:00 1. Plenary Question about the purpose of this Alumni Network (10 min) 2 .Working groups (20min):
- Developing regional sub-networks
- Topics for coming Alumni events
This will be facilitated by Yelleka de Nooy (AgriProFocus)
16:00 - 16:15 Wrap up and way forward
16:00 - 16:30 Snacks, Drinks & Networking