Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Invest Barbados and African Diaspora Network Host Investment Webinar

March 24, 2021 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us on Wednesday, March 24, 2021, at the webinar titled: Impact and Innovation 2021: Investment Opportunities in Barbados, hosted by Invest Barbados, in collaboration with the African Diaspora Network.


The event, which starts at 8:00 am PST/11:00 am EST/3:00 pm GMT, will highlight the investment opportunities and advantages that Barbados provides for global companies in areas such as informational communications & technology, fintech, financial services, niche manufacturing, renewable energy, agri-business and offshore schools, among others.  This forum will also highlight how the country can enhance the global competitive advantage of investors. To learn more about the event, click here.


Speakers will include the Hon. Ronald Toppin, Barbados’ Minister of International Business and Industry, who will deliver the Feature Address.


The agenda will be as follows:


Master of Ceremonies: David Rice, Founder of Sunbury International


7:50 am – 8:00 am:      LIVE Entertainment


8:00 am – 8:05 am:      Welcome – Almaz Negash, Executive Director, African Diaspora Network


8:05 am – 8:10 am:      Opening Remarks – Kaye Brathwaite, CEO, Invest Barbados


8:10 am – 8:25 am:      Feature Address – The Barbados Value Proposition – The Hon. Ronald Toppin, M.P., Minister, International Business & Industry


8:25 am – 8:35 am:      African Investment Strategy and Barbados Investment Opportunities – Feben Yohannes, CEO DELFE Design,   Engineering and Construction Management PLC, Addis Adaba, Ethiopia


8:35am – 8:40 am:      Investing in Healthcare in Barbados – Testimony from Dale Trotman, CEO, MedRegis


8:40 am – 8:50 am:      An American Energy Pilot Project with Barbados Companies – Ned McMahon, CEO PrimoEnergy


8:50 am – 9:05 am:      Q&A (Almaz Negash – ADN, CEO – IB, Silicon Valley Officials)


9:05 am:                      Closing Remarks – David Rice


Register now to attend the webinar.  Registration is complimentary; however, you must register to attend.  We look forward to welcoming you to this event.



March 24, 2021
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM