"Cultural Diversity and Economic Empowerment:
Building a Stronger Diaspora Community"
The 2019 UNAA Convention and Trade Expo took place from Thursday August 29th 2019 to Sunday September 1st 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Chicago in Downtown Chicago, Illinois.
The weekend’s keynote speaker was Uganda’s Goodwill Ambassador for Cultural Tourism, Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine. The 4-day event featured business forums, a business exhibition, cultural forums, networking opportunities, and tons of entertainment. Artistes at the event included Jose Chameleone, Naira Ali, Geosteady, John Black, Vanessa Jones, Kenneth Mugabi, Ssewa Ssewa and Lord Fred Ssebatta.
Congratulations and Thank You to the thousands of Ugandans and friends of Uganda, businesses and dignitaries that attended the 2019 UNAA Convention. As you enjoy the highlights below, please note that the 2020 UNAA Convention will be held in the city of San Francisco, California. Early Bird Registration starts in October 2019!