The first keynote lecture will be delivered by Sabelo J. Ndlovu-Gatsheni, Professor and Chair of Epistemologies of the Global South with Emphasis on Africa at the University of Bayreuth in Germany, and author of Decolonization, Development, and Knowledge in Africa: Turning Over a New Leaf (2022).

Ann Hudock, CEO and President of Counterpart International, also will give a keynote address.

Other speakers will be announced as the program comes together.