Get Ready for the 7th annual Pan-African Weekend NYC
July 12 – July 15 2018 Register Now
July 12 – July 15 2018 Register Now
Speaker | Pan-African Women Forum
Ama K. Abebrese is an award-winning Ghanaian British actress, television presenter and producer. She won the coveted 2011 'Best Actress in a Leading Role' at the 'African Movie Academy Awards' for her stellar performance in 'Sinking Sands. Her film credits includes 'Ties that Bind' which co stars Omotola and Kimberly Elise; 'The Cursed Ones' co starring Jimmy Jean-Louis and the Netflix movie 'Beasts of No Nation' directed by Cary Fukunaga and stars Idris Elba. She played the mother to young lead actor Abraham Attah who plays Agu. Abebrese is listed among Africa's Top 20 Actors and Actresses by FilmContacts.com.
She is an accomplished television presenter with two decades of experience hosting TV shows. She started presenting on television in her teens on YCTV in London, she has since presented on BBC2, OBE TV, Viasat 1, TV3, Ebony life TV and many more.
Ama K is the founder of the 'I Love My Natural Skintone. Say No To Skin Bleaching' campaign, which seeks to address issues of colorism and encourage Africans and people of color to embrace their natural skin tones and resist from the often harmful practice of skin bleaching.
Pan-African Weekend (PAW) is a prestigious annual event that celebrates black achievement by highlighting the individuals and ideas that are transforming the pan-African and global community. Designed to empower, inform, and entertain, the multi-day action packed fest features four major events; The Women Forum, The IAAPA Networking Mixer, The F.A.C.E. List Awards Gala, and The Closing Jazz Brunch.
Pan-African Women Forum: Thursday, July 12th | 5:30pm | Metropolitan West | 639 W 46th St, New York, NY 10036
IAAPA Networking Mixer & Business Expo: Friday July 13th | 6:00pm |Metropolitan West | 639 W 46th St, New York, NY 10036
F.A.C.E. List Awards Gala: Saturday July 14th | 6:00pm | Capitale | 130 Bowery, New York, NY 10013
Closing Jazz Brunch: Sunday July 15th | 12:00am | YOTEL New York | 570 10th Ave, New York, NY 10036
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A. The dress code for the Pan-African Women Forum and IAAPA Networking Mixer is business professional.
B. The dress code for the F.A.C.E. List Awards Gala is formal (traditional, gown, tuxedo, etc.)
C. The dress code for the Jazz Brunch is casual.
Possibly. The weekend may be broadcast, recorded, streamed online, or otherwise publicized at the producer’s discretion. Your attendance at the event signifies your permission to utilize your image or likeness in connection with any live, recorded transmission, or reproduction of such event in perpetuity. No limitations or restrictions apply.
Press Passes are issued to accredited media organizations who wish to cover to the event(s). For press registration, please use the below link:
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A. Can I get a refund?
All sales are final. No refunds.
B. Can I transfer my registration to someone else?
Yes. You are more than welcomed to give your registration to someone else to attend in your place.Send an email with your replacement’s name to paw@F2FAfrica.com and simple have the person show up with ticket confirmation at the registration table on the day of the event.
As soon as your register, you will receive an email confirmation from our ticketing partner. That email confirmation serves as your ticket. Please save it and show it to us at the registration table on the day of the event. Our check-in staff will also have a registration guest list for verification.
Group registration is only available for the FACE List Awards Dinner Gala. You may take advantage of the discounted group of 5 package option if you want to be seated at the same table with your friends. REGISTER
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