Powering Africa: Tanzania
Dates: 29-31st January 2014
Location: Dar Es Salaam
The Powering Africa: Tanzania summit offers government and business communities a unique environment to discuss how Tanzania’s power sector can benefit from its natural resources. What are the drivers that will encourage the private power sector to invest in its gas-to-power, hydropower, coal-fired power, solar and wind generation as well as modernize transmission and distribution systems?
These intimate, collaborative meetings are designed for CEOs and senior-level executives from the African power sector and all participants are invited to contribute to the discussions.
Places are limited to create an intimate environment for open discussion and first-class networking opportunities. To be added to our mailing list or for more information, please email email@example.com
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The African High-Growth Markets Summit
Dates: 02nd and 3rd December 2013
Venue: Sheraton Addis
Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
The African High-Growth Markets Summit will focus on how to prosper from the remarkable growth of a selection of African economies and subsequent enlargement of their consumer classes.
It is designed for business leaders and investors looking to understand how to hurdle both the obstacles of investing in emerging African economies and of reaching the consumer, entrepreneurs and policy-makers with a stake in driving growth in Africa.
Join us while we highlight the opportunities and risks in many of Africa's growth sectors - entertain the business opportunity. #highgrowthmkts #emergingmarkets.
• HE Sufian Ahmed, Minister for Finance and Economic Development, Federal Demographic Republic of Ethiopia
• Sheikh Mohammed Hussein Al Amoudi, Founder & Owner, MIDROC and Saudi Star
• WANG Yong, Vice-chairman, China-Africa Development Fund
• Henry Seriake Dickson, Governor, Bayelsa State, Nigeria
• Kurt Simonsen, Head of Regional Representation for East & Central Africa, European Investment Bank
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The Investing in African Mining Indaba
Dates: 3rd to 6th February 2014
Venue: Westin Cape Town Hotel
Location: Cape Town, South Africa
The Investing in African Mining Indaba™ is an annual professional conference dedicated to the capitalisation and development of mining interests in Africa. Throughout its 20 year history, Mining Indaba along with its partners on the continent has channeled billions of foreign investment into the African mining value chain. Mining Indaba is the world’s largest mining investment event and Africa’s largest mining event hosting 7,800 global professionals from more than 110 countries.
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Power & Electricity World Africa
Dates: 11 and 12 March 2014
Venue: Sandton Convention Centre
Location: Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa
Power & Electricity World Africa - the continent’s largest power and electricity show - takes place at the Sandton Convention Centre from 11-12 March 2014.
Power & Electricity World Africa is Africa's largest and most holistic power and energy business event: an exhibition, series of seminars, and strategic conference.
The show is the leading market place and ideas exchange platform for African businesses and organisations hungry for innovative energy solutions.
It brings together some of the biggest names in the regional power and energy industries and is a platform for thought leaders to showcase their solutions to Africa’s power and energy community.
Delegates at the 2014 event can expect to hear from more than 150 industry speakers who will join delegates in finding solutions to industry challenges, share strategies and investment opportunities, identify new partnerships and learn about new trends and developments in the power and energy sectors.
The show at a glance:
• 4500 attendees
• 500 delegates
• 250 exhibitors
• 150 free conference sessions
• 600 facilitated meetings
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Africa Financial Services Investment Conference (AFSIC)
Dates: 15th and 16th May 2014
Venue: Hilton Metropole
Location: Brighton, UK
The second Africa Financial Services Investment Conference (AFSIC) is being held on the 15th and 16th May 2014 in the UK. The event brings together listed, and other African financial services companies with a wide range of both debt and equity investors, and other interested parties.
The inaugural Africa Financial Services Investment Conference sponsored by Barclays Africa among others was held in the UK in May 2013. Listed and Private financial services companies, including major banks and insurance companies from 17 African countries attended. The 2014 event is expected to grow into a highlight of the African financial services calendar with an ever wider range of companies and countries represented.
The conference will attract a substantial number of significant institutional investors, including development finance institutions (DFIs), asset management firms, pension funds, hedge funds, brokers and other investment specialists.
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The 11th West African International Mining & Power Exhibition in Association with WAMPOC, the 10th West African Mining & Power Conference
Dates: 28 – 30th May 2014
Venue: Accra International Conference Centre,
Location: Accra, Ghana
For 20 years WAMPEX has provided the West African mining and power industries with introductions to new suppliers, new technologies and new techniques in respect of:
• Mining machinery, earth moving equipment, crushers, materials handling and all primary requirements including site management.
• Minerals processing
• Engineering and project management
• Electrical engineering, transmission, distribution and reticulation
• Environmental safeguards
• Health and Safety requirements
• Related services, consumables and spares
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AB7 – Africa’s Biggest Food and Beverage Expo
Dates: 22 to 26 June 2014
Venue: Gallagher Convention Centre
Location: Midrand, South Africa
Africa’s Big Seven, a seven-shows-in-one expo, is the continent’s biggest food and beverage event and attracts thousands of trade visitors and buyers from 50 countries. Here’s what some of our exhibitors at AB7 2013 had to say:
John Mahasha of food processing company Apol Foods had show visitors from as far afield as the Middle East, Ghana and the Ivory Coast. “The AB7 expo gave us a great opportunity to meet like-minded business people.”
Mauritius-based sugar packager Craft Aid picked up almost 30 signed deals from visitors to AB7. “Exhibiting at AB7 enabled us to show off our new products to companies from Africa and Europe,” says Managing Director Gabriel Kamudu.
Ruben Camara of Hercules Foods, a processed meat distributor, negotiated almost R1-million in business with retailers from Botswana, Namibia and Zambia. “AB7 has been a huge success for us.”
Lineke van der Brugghen, Exhibition Management Services.