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All This is Africa events
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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

Investing in African Mining Indaba
6-9 February 2017
Cape Town, South Africa
Investing in African Mining Indaba, is a premier mining investment conference. The annual event is attended by investors, mining executives, government ministers, and other mining professionals with an interest in African mining.

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Africa Finance & Investment Forum (AFIF) 2017
13-16 February
Nairobi, Kenya

The Africa Finance & Investment Forum (AFIF) 2017 will focus on entrepreneurship and innovation and access to finance in key sectors such as energy, water, ICT, health and agriculture. The agenda includes a 2-day training for entrepreneurs that will offer you the tools to grow your business and pre-arranged business meetings between investors and entrepreneurs. 

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The 2nd annual Aid & Development Africa Summit
28 February – 1 March 2017 
Nairobi, Kenya

The 2nd annual Aid & Development Africa Summit will gather 300+ senior representatives from regional governments, UN agencies, NGOs, development banks, civil society organisations and the private sector to explore how technological innovations and best practice can improve aid delivery and development strategy in Sub-Saharan East Africa.

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The Annual Debate 2017 - Africa: The Next Chapter

The Annual Debate 2017 - Africa: The Next Chapter
22 March 2017
London, UK 

The Annual Debate at The Law Society, London, will focus on how Africa can look to its next phase of development and respond to current global economic challenges.
Speakers include Fred Swaniker, Nigerian Statistician Dr Yemi Kale and World Bank economist Dr Albert Zeufack. A superb opportunity for both networking and learning, this BCA event includes three afternoon debates, as well as a Gala Dinner.

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Upcoming Partner events

More events to be announced shortly.    

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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