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Dinner/Plenary: Magatte Wade, Director of the Center for African Prosperity of Atlas Network

November 2 @ 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Grand Ballroom

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Magatte Wade

Director of the Center for African Prosperity, Atlas Network

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Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead

3300 Peachtree Road NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30305 United States
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Magatte Wade

Director of the Center for African Prosperity, Atlas Network

Magatte Wade is the Director of the Center for African Prosperity at Atlas Network, the leading organization of African free-market think tanks. She was listed as a Forbes “20 Youngest Power Women in Africa,” a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum, and a TED Global Africa Fellow.

Magatte is the bestselling author of The Heart of A Cheetah, and the host of The Magatte Wade Show. She’s spoken at the United Nations, Aspen Institute, Harvard, Oxford, Stanford, Yale, MIT, and the TED mainstage. Her work has been featured in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Guardian, the BBC, CNN, Fast Company, Fortune, and the Huffington Post.

Magatte’s passion for the role of free markets in overcoming poverty and the power of enterprise to tackle social issues and promote entrepreneurial education make her a sought-after speaker and thought leader at major conferences, events, and universities around the world.

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