TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT is the most important business meeting on investing in Africa! Successfully bridging the funding gap between Anglophone and Francophone markets for Africa’s industrialization
The TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT is a unique opportunity for your organization to connect with up to 800 official participants and close to 1,000 attendees and exhibition visitors in a variety of government and private sectors.
The organizing committee is committed to engaging with delegates through an energizing, result-oriented and informative program of Speakers, Panelists and facilitating networking and business opportunities for Sponsors and Partners through an interactive exhibition and a dynamic program of business-focused and social activities.
Delegates include investment professionals and associated professions, heads of governments, embassies, business leaders, institutional partners and investors, representatives of public authorities, media and thought leaders.
For the past 3 years, we have become the annual rendez-vous for African Entrepreneurs/International Investors and the tourist destination for Africans and friends of Africa who’ve always dreamed of taking business trips in Africa.
Our audience is opinionated, engaged, and eager to interact with partners on social media. In post event surveys, 2 out of 3 respondents said they would be likely to patronize a business associated with TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT. As a Corporate Sponsor, you’ll benefit from the online interaction generated by our social media channels to help build lasting consumer relationships, brand recognition, and loyalty
To be held at the main venue, delegates will have the opportunity to network and relax during a special networking cocktail party. This will bring together major investors, business elites and entrepreneurs attending TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT serving as a perfect occasion to start conversations and explore possible partnerships.
There will be meetings for high government officials to discuss among themselves investment projects and prospective partnerships from different regions of Africa and the world. Business personalities and investors coming from various sectors are also given much opportunity to network and do collaborations.
A cocktail lunch will be organized solely dedicated to senior high level representatives from government, the private sector, academia and TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT delegates to allow them to meet, network, exchange ideas and conduct business in a safe, confidential and comfortable environment.
The TRADE & INVESTMENT AWARDS will recognize the best of the collective investment schemes industry in Africa and the Diaspora at the TROPICS GALA DINNER. This year, investors will be awarded as well in recognition of their role in FDI.
Hosted in partnership with SOUTHERN AFRICA STARTUP AWARDS, this special ceremony celebrates and recognizes the spirit of innovation and achievement in the startup ecosystem on the African continent. New innovative companies are springing in various growing markets around the world playing an increasingly important role in the development of new solutions.