The Exhibit

50 Years Of African Innovation In The US

We'd curating persons or organizations that have achieved remarkable impact in the US in the last 50 years. Opening Exhibit April 4th

On April 4th I/O SPACES and The Made in Africa Experience, will be hosting an exhibit to showcase 50 years of innovations and achievements by Africans, Diaspora and African Immigrants in the US!

A select panel of judges will pick the final list from the nominees and each name alongside their achievement and year will be documented and showcased throughout the I/O SPACES Building 

THE EXHIBIT

APRIL 4TH 1PM TO 9PM

FAQ

  • When do nominations end?
    January 31st 2020.
  • Who can be nominated?
    Any Person or Organisation (African Diaspora, African Immigrant, 1st and 2nd Generation African) who have achieved remarkable impact in the US in the last 50 years.
  • How are the winning innovations picked?
    A team of a panel of judges, I/O SPACES and MADE IN AFRICA EXPERIENCE will examine the nominations you make. Combined with independent industry insight, they will pick which nominees make the winning list.
  • Can I nominate myself?
    Yes!
  • What happens after the nominations close?
    We’ll get to work choosing the winning innovations, which we’ll debut in a permanent display exhibit event on April 4th event at the I/O SPACES Building which will showcase each winning innovation

Who we are

I/O SPACES

I/O SPACES builds innovative spaces for communities. We are your coworking space, event space, creative hub, and innovation space in downtown Silver Spring.

MADE IN AFRICA EXPERIENCE

The Made In Africa Experience  is the most important annual event to connect with disruptors and innovators shaping the African Experience in the US. 

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