The Now and Next Generation

LSE New Academic Building, 54 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London, WC2A 3LJ

About The Summit


The LSE Africa Summit is hosted by the Firoz Lalji Institute for Africa and is its flagship event. This two-day summit is one of the largest student-led conferences in Europe, and has become a leading destination for renowned scholars, political voices, forward-thinking corporations and NGOs, entrepreneurial and creative minds, and passionate LSE students to learn, engage and network.

The Summit is a platform to explore cutting edge research, political and social affairs and business trends across Africa’s rapidly changing socio-economic environment. The Summit prides itself on being rooted in present realities and thus, promotes solutions through various African perspectives.

Largest in London

The LSE Africa Summit is the largest gathering of African students and leaders in London.

Leaders in Action

The Summit has hosted leaders from all parts of the world including Presidents, business executives and researchers.


The Summit is the largest student-led program in London.

Partner With Us

The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) African Summit is an international conference that brings together industry leaders and prominent individuals from across the African continent. A partnership with the LSE African Summit serves as an opportunity to put your company on a global platform and to interact with international policymakers, professionals and an assembly of prime students and researchers from the African continent.

The Firoz Lalji Institute for Africa is home to leading research and activities, the Programme for African Leadership, the Africa Engagement Programme, as well as hosts public events to strengthen LSE’s long-term commitment to place Africa at the heart of debates on global issues. As a multi-disciplinary Institute, the FLIA works across social science disciplines to develop research on governance and public authority, health-seeking strategies, development, humanitarianism, conflict, security and transitional justice.

We look forward to the prospect of a mutually beneficial relationship, and we are available to answer any questions that you may have.

For further information, kindly contact the Finance and Sponsorship Team below. We look forward to having you onboard this year to push the boundaries of the Summit!

25th to 26th March 2023

LSE Africa Summit 2023

LSE New Academic Building, 54 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London, WC2A 3LJ