The Conference will take place at Harvard Business School, Soldiers Field, Boston MA 02163. Please see a campus map below.


The After Party will take place at The Westin Copley Place, 10 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02116.


Flights: The Harvard Business School campus is approximately 25 minutes ($35 taxi) from Boston Logan International Airport. Click here to access our exclusive discount with Ethiopian Airlines, the official airline sponsor of the 21st Africa Business Conference!

Taxi / Uber / Lyft: If arriving by taxi, tell the driver “Harvard Business School”. If using a ride sharing service such as Uber or Lyft, please input “Kresge Way, Boston MA 02163” as your destination.

Car / Parking: Parking is provided on a first-come, first-served basis in the parking lot behind Spangler Hall. The address of the lot is 117 Western Ave, Boston, MA 02163. Parking fees are cash only.

Public Transportation: The nearest T stops are Harvard Square (10 minute walk) or Central Square (15 minute walk) on the red line. The #70 or #70A bus provides transit from Central Square (get off at the Western at Genzyme stop).



You can book short term apartments or private rooms for the conference through Airbnb here.


Hotel accommodations close to the Harvard Business School campus include:

Doubletree Suites (400 Soldiers Field Road, Allston, MA, 617-783-0090) 
The Charles Hotel (1 Bennett St, Cambridge, MA, 617-864-1200)
Sheraton Commander Hotel (16 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA, 617-547-4800)