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The Program

THE PROGRAM OF ACTIVITIES AT THE SUMMIT

The Africa Business Summit is the No.1 business networking and discovery platform in Africa

The event is composed of the following key activities:

  • The Summit – The Summit will comprise presentations, panel discussions and case studies that will cover a number of key issues in leadership, entrepreneurship, sustainability and African transformation in Africa. 
  • Exhibition – The Expo Hall will showcase the latest technologies, innovations, products and services from more than 100 local, regional and global companies from Africa and across the World
  • The Africa Business Awards – The Awards celebrate businesses and individuals who have made their mark and impact in Africa. More information HERE

NOTE: While the general outlay of the Summit will largely remain the same, we are aware that as we bring in more stakeholders and sponsors to the event, some fine details may change over the course of preparing for this Summit. 

PRE-EVENT DAY - SEPTEMBER 9, 2024

14.00 - Registration of delegates commences

18.00 - Africa Business Summit Welcome & Networking Cocktail

DAY 1 - SEPTEMBER 10, 2024

07.00 – Registration of delegates, coffee/tea and networking

07.00 - Sponsored breakfast and networking at the Expo Hall

08.30 – Event opens officially / Welcome remarks from Organisers

08.40 – Keynote Speeches from Key Guests & Government Officials

09.10 – One-to-One Chat with Platinum/Title Sponsor CEO/MD

09.40 - CEO Roundtables - Focus on Building Responsible, Inspirational & Impactful Leadership in Africa

13.00 – Lunch & Networking at the Expo Hall

14.00 – COUNTRY FOCUS: Deep dive into the investments and trade opportunities in specific African countries

18.00 - B2B Deal Connect Sessions & Networking at the Expo Hall

19.00 – LEADERSHIP Focus Dinner

21.00 - End of Day 1

DAY 2 - SEPTEMBER 11, 2024

09.00 – Welcome remarks from Organisers

09.10 – One-to-One Chat with Gold Sponsors CEOs/MDs

10.30 – CEO Roundtables - Focus on Building Successful Businesses, Start-ups & the future of Entrepreneurship in Africa

13.00 – Lunch & Networking at the Expo Hall

14.00 – ENTREPRENEURSHIP FOCUS: Deep dive into the investments and business opportunities in Africa, with a highlight of RETAIL, CREATIVE ECONOMY, MANUFACTURING and OIL & GAS.

16.00 - Startup World Cup Pitching & Awards Ceremony

18.00 – B2B Deal Connect Sessions & Networking at the Expo Hall

19.00 – Africa Start-Ups Connect Forum Dinner

21.00 – End of Day 2

DAY 3 - SEPTEMBER 12, 2024

09.00 – Welcome remarks from Organisers

09.10 – CEO Roundtables – Focus on Building Sustainable, Resilient & Climate Smart Businesses in Africa

13.00 – Lunch & Networking at the Expo Hall

14.00 – Branded Sponsored Break-out Sessions covering the Summit’s thematic areas, with a focus on HEALTHCARE, INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, EDUCATION and RENEWABLE ENERGY

18.00 – B2B Deal Connect Sessions & Networking at the Expo Hall

19.00 – Africa Business Awards Gala Dinner & Ceremony

21.00 – End of the Event