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All This is Africa events
All Partner events

This is Africa has a full service events and conferences facility with global reach. Our events attract high level speakers and delegates and are packaged with content from This is Africa's editorial staff.

We work in a number of different formats including full day conferences, half day briefings and seminars, workshops and roadshows as well as tailored roundtables in addition we are able to offer receptions, breakfasts, lunch and dinner gatherings that are hosted by This is Africa and FT conferences and events in association with a main sponsor.

Depending on the format we can also integrate multimedia presentations through thisisafricaonline.com as well as sponsored section write ups in the print version of This is Africa.

Please contact us regarding the type of event format that you need and the costs associated with them.

Upcoming This is Africa events

More events to be announced. 



Upcoming Partner events

The Global African Investment Summit

The Global African Investment Summit
5-6 September 2016
Kigali, Rwanda

Held under the patronage of His Excellency Paul Kagame, President of the Republic of Rwanda, TGAIS-COMESA Rwanda takes place 5-6 September in Kigali, Rwanda, in partnership with COMESA and Government of Rwanda. Hosting 1,000 delegates from the public and private spheres, the summit will engage the private sector on the TFTA initiative and explore how public and private sectors can collaborate to realise the aspiration of Africa's largest single market.


Sustainable Investing in Emerging Markets
25 October 2016 
London, UK

Register today for the Financial Times and EMPEA’s Sustainable Investing in Emerging Markets, and join leading investors across growth regions to discuss how to gain the competitive edge, through the implementation of sustainable investment practices at the fund level and within the portfolio company, and why LPs increasingly expect private equity firms to consider ESG factors into their investment strategies.


Private Equity in Africa Summit
26 October 2016
London, UK

Register today for the Financial Times and EMPEA’s 8th Annual Private Equity in Africa Summit to gain the latest intelligence, identify opportunities and clarify uncertainties. Join leading influencers from across the globe to discuss views on enhancing value and accessing returns in Africa.


Event videos

Private Equity in Africa 2012

Highlights video

Private Equity in Africa 2011

Highlights video

PEA 2010 - Equity Bank Case Study

Dr James Mwangi, CEO, Equity Bank


PEA 2010 - Keynote Presentation

H.E. Ernest Bai Koroma, President, Sierra Leone

PEA 2010 - Keynote Interview

Pravin Gordhan, Finance Minister, Republic of South Africa

PEA 2010 - Panel Session

'Uncommitted LPS' Discussion

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