About the Summit

The Leadership Africa Summit is the country’s #1 gathering of high-achieving young professional African leaders, entrepreneurs, game-changers, and people who cherish Africa.

What to Expect

The Leadership Africa Summit is not your typical conference—it brings together a diverse group of young professionals and game-changers. The Summit offers lively conversations and generates rich networking opportunities while providing learning opportunities in leadership, entrepreneurship, branding, and culture. We promise a speaker lineup of thought leaders and doers with powerful stories and teachings that inspire and inform.

The Purpose

The Leadership Africa Summit is the place for Africa’s young professionals, leaders, and entrepreneurs to connect, become empowered, and develop and promote themselves. This for-purpose event is designed to promote cultural diversity among professionals and support initiatives and programs that contribute to the development and betterment of Africans.


Take a look at some of the best moments of the 2018 Summit held on August 25 in Omaha, Nebraska. Over 400 participants from diverse professional and cultural backgrounds from more than 10 cities came together to get inspired, connect, and learn.

The Benefits


Networking & Connections

Connect and build personal and professional relationships with attendees and speakers.


Be inspired by the keynote speakers’ and panelists’ amazing stories and experiences.

Branding & Leadership

Acquire leadership skills and learn branding secrets.

Cultural Diversity & Multicultural Communication

Learn about cultural diversity and how to communicate with—and value—different cultures.

Maximize Impact

Contribute to the betterment and development of Africans through education, scholarships, advocacy and more.