HIGHLIGHTS OF 2015 FACE                    @ FLATIRON HOTEL





​                              DATE: September 26TH, 2015                                   Time: 4:00 pm - 10:30 pm | 1141 Broadway, NY 1000 ​        THEME: “Bridging Skills Gap: Maximizing Human Capital in a Rapidly Evolving Economy”​

​​SECURITY SUMMIT  @ UN HEADQUARTERS
DATE: September 27TH, 2015
Time: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm |Conference Rm. 12

                       ​​THEME: "Beyond The Millennium Development Goals:                              The Sustainable Development Agenda
       And Challenge Of Combating Persistent And Emerging Threats              To Peace & Security in Africa"

The 2015 FACE Award & Summit was held on the week of the United Nations National General Assembly, September 26th 2015, in recognition of individuals, organizations, corporations, and institutions whose outstanding leadership, service or activities has contributed to the promotion of culture, diplomacy, enterprises, and entrepreneurship in Africa and the African diaspora. Click  here  to read more.

FACE Award

The Annual FACE Award celebration recognizes Africa's influences on global economy, and cultures to promote bilateral relations for exchange of information, networking opportunities, and well being of the African immigrant community by bridging the skills gap in academia, science, technology, engineering, and arts relations. Click here to read more.

FACE Business and Leadership Summit

The summit brings together people from all walks of life to create an interactive forum, where decision makers, educators, executives, policymakers, country leaders, administrators, financial institutions, healthcare consultants, professionals, investors, delegates from international organizations, security, legal and investment experts will dialogue, and recommend strategies to remove constraints, and implement policies, procedures, and practices in addressing most security issues affecting socioeconomic development, peace, and investment opportunities in Africa, and African Diaspora. 

WHO ATTENDS 

  • UN delegates
  • Dignitaries
  • High Level Government Officials
  • Investors 
  • Government , and Business Executives
  • Decision Makers
  • Industry Professionals from specific areas of public/private sectors
  • Company Executives
  • Diplomatic, and Consular Corps Community
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Corporations
  • Celebrities


WHY SHOULD YOU ATTEND?

  • Opportunity to acquire market insights, seek new business opportunities, showcase your talent, products, goods and services, while networking with CEOs, and leaders essential for the future of your brand, businesses, ventures or network.
  • Engage with decision makers, senior executives, investors and industry professionals.
  • Explore African arts, culture, and exhibitions.
  • ​Network with industry professionals
  • Business opportunities for entrepreneurs, investors, and companies looking to expand into Africa and African diaspora.
  • Connect with Who's Who, philanthropists, entrepreneurs, industry, businesses, and senior executives from both the public and private sectors.
  • Learn about the latest industry trends, best practices, meet professionals, industry executives in academia, travel, entertainment, and individuals doing extra ordinary things in Africa, and the African Diaspora.
  • Join an interactive platform of security experts, sponsors, corporations, companies, entrepreneurs, and young professionals to network, seek new opportunities, innovative ideas, and invaluable introduction into Africa's emerging markets, culture, and entertainment.

WINNERS OF 2015 FACE AWARDS 


 ​​​​           PUBLIC INTEGRITY AWARD                                                        (Keynote Speaker)                                                HON. ARC. Micheal Oziegbe Onoleme                                    Minister of Works, Abuja


​​                                                                             IMAGE AWARD                  Mayor, Kasim Reed of Atlanta, GA 

                BEST LITERARY ARTIST                                         Ehi Ike

          LIFE TIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD​                          Barrister Oladipo Okpesey                       Senior Advocate of  Nigeria

LIFE TIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
                          Ambassador Geoffrey Teneilabe                            Nigeria Consulate of Atlanta GA

                BEST CULTURAL CONTRIBUTION                    Chief Edem Duke, Hon. Minister of  Culture,Tourism and National Orientation, Abuja




DATE:       SATURDAY 19th & SUNDAY                                   20th, Nov 2016

VENUE:   SARIUS PALMENTUM GARDEN
                     IBB WAY MAITAMA, ABUJA, NIG

TIME:        3:00 pm- 9:00 pm


For more info email info@faceawardusa.com

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             FACE Award, Business & Leadership Summit            

Harnessing  Culture for Competitive Advantage

Innovation . Empowerment . Entertainment . Investment 

   ​​​ FESTIVAL OF ARTS, CULTURE & EXPO            

  1. ​​OUTSTANDING PHILANTHROPIC FOUNDATION OF THE YEAR ​-                      Sir Emeka Offor Foundation
  2. INTERNATIONAL PERSONALITY                 OF THE YEAR-                                    Barrister Anthony Egbase
  3. EXEMPLARY DIPLOMATIC SERVICE OF THE YEAR -            Ambassador Geoffrey Teneilabe
  4. OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN LEADERSHIP OF THE YEAR -                  Hon. Mildred Crump, Newark, New Jersey
  5. OUTSTANDING INNOVATION ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR -          Chief Benjamin Omale
  6. OUTSTANDING EXECUTIVE OF THE YEARShaka Ssali
  7. BEST ENTERTAINMENT PRODUCER OF THE YEAR - Eva Banks
  8. BEST NEW ACT OF THE YEAR -  OKO
  9. OUTSTANDING ORGANIZATION OF THE YEAR -  Nigerian American Lawyers Association (NALA)
  10. BEST DESIGNER OF THE YEAR -              Flory Ramoreboli
  11. LIFE TIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD -
  • Mayor Ras J. Baraka, Newark, New Jersey
  • Donatien BEUGRE, President, The Regional Counsel, San- Pedro, Cote d'Ivoire​​