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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

Upcoming Partner events


Powering Africa infrastructure investment Breakfast seminar

26 June 2017 | 8.30am - 11.00am
Freshfields Head Office, London

The seminar will look at the investment landscape in East Africa, with a particular focus on the region’s economic hub – Kenya. What are the opportunities? What is the current economic and political climate? What is the outlook for business? Is it the same story across the rest of East Africa? What are the key issues in unlocking investment and project funding for business in Kenya and across the rest of the region. 
This is Africa Editor, Adrienne Klasa will be joined by panellists including Alex Carver, energy and infrastructure partner at Freshfields; Steven Fox, CEO at Veracity Worldwide; and Mikir Shah, CEO, AXA Africa Speciality Risks.

More information.


The African Business Lawyer’s Club (ABLC) 6th Annual conference

30 June 2017 | 5.00pm - 8.00pm
Paris, France

The African Business Lawyer’s Club (ABLC), in partnership with MEDEF International, is organizing its 6th annual conference on 30 June 2017 from 5 to 8 PM at the MEDEF headquarters in Paris. The conference will be focused on the challenges of urban growth in Africa: unleashing the potential of urban development. Africa is currently facing an unprecedented demographic growth correlated to a real urban explosion

The conference will bring together legal and financial advisers, entrepreneurs and stakeholders from the public and private sectors to share their experience and expertise related to urban growth and tailor innovative solutions to this massive challenge the African continent is facing.  

More information.

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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