It’s that time of the year again…Event hopping from state to state, country to country!!Meet and network with professional Cameroonians at this year’s edition of the CPS congress in MD at the end of this month!!

Event: CPS 2011 Distinguished Annual Congress
Theme: Cameroon: “Collective Efforts Towards Sustainable Development”
Dates: July 29 – 30th 2011
Location: Hilton Washington D.C. North/ Gaithersburg, MD

The Distinguished Annual Congress of the CPS is a seminal event that brings together Cameroonian professionals to discuss concrete issues facing Cameroonian communities throughout the world and especially issues facing Cameroon. Through its various working sessions, roundtable discussions, debates and symposia, Congress attendees interact closely with other professionals from across the globe in formulating strategies for socio-economic development and progress. The Congress emphasizes leadership development with the goal of empowering and nurturing the next generation of Cameroonian leaders.


Platinum Sponsor

Herakles Farms

Bronze Sponsors



Afriqu’EnJeux – The Africa Memory Game


Media Partners

The Immigrant Magazine

Cameroon Voice Radio


Keynote Speakers

Mr. Christopher Che
President/CEO – Hooven Dayton Corp

Dr. Ann-Michelle Gundlach,
Johns Hopkins University

Dr. Gerald B. Tanyi
General Counsel – International Finance Corporation


25 Panelists & 18 Panels

2011 Annual Congress Panels
Educating the Next Generation-Session 1 (Orientation, Specialization, Infrastructure)
Educating the Next Generation-Session 2 (Growing Your Career, Emerging Fields)
Women in Leadership
Cameroon: Culture and Diversity as Drivers of Touristic and Artistic Development
Rebuilding your Financial Health and Legacy
The new age of Telecommunications in Cameroon
Law and Governance
Cameroon Diaspora Engagement
New Ventures in Healthcare Delivery
The Pharmaceutical Industry-Challenges
Business Creation, Expansion, and Entrepreneurship
Towards a Sustainable Banking Sector
Government Policy
Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development
China in Cameroon
Transforming Cameroon’s Infrastructure
Energy for a Nation’s Economy
Cameroon-Wealth from the Ground up-Roadmap for creating value for development

For registration &more information visit http://congress.cpsociety.org/

CPS Distiguished Awards
Every year, the Cameroon Professional Society (CPS) gives out awards to individuals, groups or organizations — regardless of national background or origin — as recognition for their outstanding contributions made with significant impacts on humanity in general and in the lives of Cameroonians in particular.

2010 CPS Awards
Award for Service: Samuel Eto’o Foundation
Cameroonian of the Year: Celestine Tawamba
Excellence in the Arts: Manu Dibango
Excellence in the Sciences: Dr. Ernest Simo
Leadership Award: Dr. Namaga Ngong & Agnes Taile

About CPS

CPS Mission
Cameroon Professional Society Inc. (CPS), a not-for-profit professional association based in Maryland, founded in 2009 by young Cameroonian professionals with a mission and vision to fundamentally transform our communities by leveraging the expertise, leadership and extensive networks of Cameroonian professionals both in the United States and abroad. Our mission is to nurture a robust network of Cameroonian professionals from diverse industries to share ideas, elevate and empower each other as well as nurture a new generation of effective leaders.

CPS Vision
Membership is open to all Cameroonian professionals regardless of tribal, political, college alumni affiliations in Cameroon. CPS is not affiliated with any political parties in Cameroon. Our vision is to unite all Cameroonian professionals nation-wide and establish the largest network of Cameroon professionals world-wide


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We need more networking events like this!A “packed” 2 day event for intellectual stimulation, networking and fun!!


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