13:00 hrs Arrival of guests and registration

17:00 hrs Council and Technical Committee operation

17:30 hrs Opening remarks – Dr. Francis Gondwe, CEO, ICAM

17:35 hrs Speech – Bwighane Joel Mwenelupembe, President, ICAM 

17:45 hrs Keynote address – Roo

19:00 hrs Welcoming cocktail





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8:30-09:30 hrs The accountancy Profession and Africa’s 2063 Agenda – Vickson Ncube, CEO, Pan African Federation of Accountants


09:45 – 10:30 hrs Towards a common economic growth agenda: linking the synergies – Dr. Betchani Tchereni, Dean of Faculty of Commerce, The Polytechnic


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10:45 – 11:15 hrs Tea/Coffee Break


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11:30 – 12:45 hrs Developmental masterplan for Malawi’s economic growth – Dr. Thomas Chataghalala Munthali, Director General, National Planning Commission


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13:00 – 14:00 hrs Lunch


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14:15- 15:00 hrs Accountancy profession and value addition – Shaheed Daniels, CEO, South Africa Institute of Professional Accountants, South Africa


15:30-16:30hrs ICAM AGM


16:30 hrs Networking

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08:30-09:15hrs Unlocking Malawi’s Agricultural potential: What needs to be done – Prince Kapondamgaga, CEO Farmers Union of Malawi and President of MCCCI


09:15 – 09:30 hrs


09:30 – 10:15hrs Competitiveness and fair trading: key elements to observe on the market – Charlotte Malonda, CEO, Fair Trade and Competition Commission


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10:30 – 11:00 hrs Tea/Coffee Break


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11:15 – 12:30 hrs Harmonising Africa’s resources for Africa’s development: from third world to first – Prof. PLO Lumumba, Kenya


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12:45 – 13:00 hrs Announcements and closure


13:00 hrs Lunch and networking