SAVE THE DATE - Africa Accelerating II - Toronto - October 16-18, 2017

Be part of the most exciting series of business and investment seminars to hit Toronto this summer. For its second year, The Canada-Africa Chamber of Business is proud to present its "Africa Accelerating" series of events.

 

Africa Accelerating II - 16-18 October 2017, Toronto

 

Be part of the most exciting series of business and investment seminars to hit Toronto this summer. For its second year, The Canada-Africa Chamber of Business is proud to present its "Africa Accelerating" series of events.

 

The preliminary program follows.

If you are interested in presenting,  or being a sponsor of this event, please email bruce@CanadaAfrica.ca.

 

October 16, 2017

Afternoon – Investing in Africa Today based on the McKinsey and Company "Lions on the Move" report for 2017 which will have panels and separate presentations – wide range of business opportunities.

Evening – Indaba 2017 with Dominic Barton, global MD of McKinsey and Company as keynote. A high-level networking evening. This is the highlight event of the Chamber year, with upwards of 150 business leaders from Toronto and Africa attending.  There are a number of sponsorship opportunities available as well.  To see a report on Indaba 2016 go to www.CanadaAfrica.ca/past events and scroll down.

 

October 17, 2017

              All day - Infrastructure in Africa with the following threads:       

  •        North America and Africa – partnering in infrastructure
  •         Managing risk in growing infrastructure – financing strategies and other methodologies
  •         Technology in Changing the game in building Africa’s Infrastructure

 

October 18, 2017

              Morning - Optimizing Mine Performance through Digital Innovation with the following themes:

  •     Performance Centers
  •     Digital Twin
  •     Integrated Mine to Mill Optimization to maximize operational profitability
  •     Autonomous Mining Introduction or Underground Operational Management System
           (Short Interval Control)
  •     Panel Discussion TBD


Afternoon – Power Africa overview and Canadian Alternative Energy Expertise (actual program to be decided)

 

Note the Chamber has been a leader in advocating CSR as a risk mitigation strategy and the CSR theme will be woven throughout each area as it applies.

 

 

Save the Date - more information to follow shortly.