AGNES was invited to participate in a Humboldt Colloquium entitled "Global Research in the 21st Century: Perspectives of the U.S. Humboldt Network" that took place in Washington D.C., USA in March 2017. The AGNES Chair contributed to a plenary session titled "From Transatlantic to Trilateral Cooperation: How can the international Humboldt Network contribute to sustainable global research partnerships?"
AGNES hopes to participate at the 14th General Conference & Golden Jubilee Celebrations of the Association of African Universities that will be held in Accra, Ghana in June 2017.
AGNES will participate at the Annual Meeting of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation and hold a workshop to present the organisation to new Humboldtians and other interested parties in Berlin, Germany in June 2017.
An AGNES Governing Board Meeting is planned to take place in Sudan in November / December 2017, followed by a meeting with regional members at a Humboldt Kolleg.
AGNES members will be representing the organisation at various Humboldt Kollegs around the continent. Do keep a lookout at opportunities to spread the news about AGNES.