Category Archives: Events
African Utility Week returns to Cape Town in May
Tanzania: The region’s largest construction conference & exhibition returns on the 16th-17th March 2018
Dar Construction Expo is the region’s largest construction, engineering and design conference and exhibition. In 2017 it attracted over 3,200 visitors, more than 100+ businesses exhibited and many major house builders and contractors attended. For this year 2018, the expo and conference will take place in three major Regions in Tanzania, starting with Arusha in March, then Dar es Salaam in August while the grand finale for EAC will be in Dodoma, the capital city of Tanzania.
South Africa: The Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) invites Black Industrialists to apply for participation in the Trade Mission to Mozambique that will take place from 5-9 March 2018.
The mission to Mozambique is part of the implementation of the Black Industrialists Programme. The programme is aimed at promoting industrialisation, sustainable economic growth and transformation through the financial and non-financial support of black-owned entities in the manufacturing sector. The BIP is anchored on three fundamental pillars, namely access to capital, access to markets and non-financial support.
South Africa: Powering up a continent at POWER-GEN, DistribuTECH Africa 2018 (conference, exhibition)
POWER-GEN and DistribuTECH Africa 2018 (conference, exhibition) will be staged at the Sandton Convention Centre from 17 – 19 July 2018 (Johannesburg, South Africa). Themed ‘Powering up a continent’, this annual event brings together up to 3,000 key industry stakeholders from across Africa and abroad for three days of high-level debate and analysis.
Join the webinar on ‘Improving Adoption Of Climate Smart Agriculture Innovations in Africa’ taking place on Wednesday, 17th January at 10.00 BST (GMT +1) / 13.00 EDT. To register your participation, click here.
“China Trade Week Morocco” gets its first edition : The basics of a new high-billed business appointment
The first “China Trade Week Morocco” held in Casablanca from 20 to 22 December was a great success. The event, which brought together more than one hundred Chinese companies and welcomed more than 3,000 visitors, set the stage for a new, high-level business meeting between Chinese, Moroccan and other operators from the rest of the region.
‘East Africa’s fairly developed infrastructure and communication sector, a young educated tech savvy population and their ability to capitalise on technology development provides a great opportunity for the region to lead in the Islamic Finance digital economy’ – Agnes Gitau, GBS Africa (http://GBSafrica.co.uk) elaborating the theme of the 3rd edition of the East Africa Islamic Economy Summit (www.EAIFS.com).
Experience the world’s leading creative currency that’s driving design for a better world with Design Indaba’s iconic annual conference.
The international reputation management consultant Deon Binneman will facilitate a workshop called How to Market your Consulting Practice (Marketing Professional & Consulting Services) on the 19th January in JHB at the Hotel Apollo in Randburg.
7th Global Economic Summit in Mumbai to strengthen bilateral ties with the Middle East through ‘GLOBAL VALUE CHAINS’
World Trade Centre Mumbai and All India Association of Industries today announced their annual flagship event – Global Economic Summit (GES 2018) on ‘GLOBAL VALUE CHAINS (GVCs) : Accelerating MSME Growth, Development and Sustainability’. Supported by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry & Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises, Government of India and Foreign Trade Association, GES 2018 will be held from February 22 to 24, 2018 at World Trade Centre, Mumbai. The exceptional three-day Summit aims to feature intellectually stimulating Conferences, Exhibitions, Business-to-Business Meetings, Awards and Field Visits.
As part of ATA Insights’ Skills Development Program for Renewable Energy Professionals, five free webinars will take place in the month of January. Webinar descriptions, dates and free sign ups can be found at http://bit.ly/atainsightswebinars
African car wrappers have a great chance to also participate in the ‘Masters of Wrap’ competition