UAC PACE 2024 Program

The US Africa Collaborative will hold the “2024 Pan African City Exposition: Building Equity and Sustainability for the Future”  in Maryland in the United States. The theme of the Symposium will be Sustainability, Resilience, Recovery, Inclusivity, Planning, and Equity. The Symposium will be open to housing and human settlement professionals, educators, government and elected officials, NGOs, real estate development professionals, and students in the US and throughout the African Diaspora. 

The US Africa Collaborative’s signature effort, which brings together students, professionals, academics, government officials, and nonprofit agencies in a dynamic, engaging, visionary, learning and teaching environment, is the 2024 Pan African City Exposition: Building Equity and Sustainability for the Future.” The Symposium concept was conceived by Collaborative members after expressing concerns about the future of housing and human settlements globally, but particularly throughout the African Diaspora, including the United States, the United Kingdom, South America, and the Caribbean. The 2022 Pan African Symposium was the first knowledge exchange event hosted by the University of KwaZulu, held in Durban, South Africa in the province of KwaZulu Natal.

The 2024 Pan African City Exposition: Building Equity and Sustainability for the Future” seeks to bring together people who have a passion and interest in the well-being of communities inhabited by members of the African Diaspora, with an emphasis on sustainable communities, community resilience, social, affordable, and mixed-income housing, human settlement development and the professionalization of those sectors. The Exposition aims to create partnerships for change, engage multiple disciplines and explore opportunities for long-term future engagement throughout the African Diaspora through a dynamic exchange of knowledge. and expertise, cross-cultural integration, resource sharing, networking, and collaborating on building a network for change in how we envision, sustain, and nurture our cities, towns, villages, and communities.

Keynote Speakers

Plenary Speakers

Breakout Sessions Speakers

Networking

Sponsors

Partners, Collaborators and Friends

2024 Pan African City Exposition:

“Building Equity and Sustainability for the Future”