Africa Accelerating - October 23-25, 2018


    Africa Accelerating 2018 - four events over three days this October 23-25, 2018 in Toronto providing you with information on current trends and business, trade and investment opportunities with Africa, as well as excellent high level networking opportunities.

    This page provides details on all four events as well as a special discounted package rate for registering to attend all events.

    If you are interested in registering for a specific event only click on the appropriate link below.  Each link also provides you with event details and the draft program.


    For sponsor information download the Africa Accelerating 2018 Sponsorship Opportunity brochure.


    3rd Annual Investing in Africa Today seminar - Tuesday October 23, 2018

    This seminar will cover the reality of investing in Africa in 2018, the Blue Economy and Infrastructure Opportunities with presentations and panel discussions on the misconceptions, the challenges and most importantly, the opportunities of investing in Africa today. Click to see the program and registration details.


    2nd Annual Power Africa seminar - Wednesday October 24, 2018

    Sponsored by Hatch, in partnership with Global Affairs Canada and Power Africa, this seminar will feature sessions on water power development, a case study on the Kariba Hydroelectric facility in Zimbabwe, a panel discussion on centralized generation versus distributed generation (including wind and solar), financing power projects, competing with China, and opportunities for Canadian OEM’s in Africa.  Click to see the program and registration details.


    Mining Innovation - Thursday October 25, 2018

    In today’s competitive mining environment innovation is crucial. This half-day seminar with McKinsey & Company will feature presentations and panel discussions covering the different elements of innovation in mining, how you can benefit from it, and what it means for policy-makers. Presenters include Barrick and Dundee Precious Metals.  Click to see the program and registration details.


    17th Annual Indaba Evening - Thursday October 25, 2018

    Join us at the premier African business networking event on the Canadian calendar featuring a who’s who of senior business executives and government officials active, or interested, in Africa. Our keynote speaker for 2018 is Steve Letwin, President and Chief Executive Officer, IAMGOLD Corporation speaking on "IAMGOLD’s Love Affair with Africa: Keys to Success". The evening features a high-level networking reception with an informal wine tasting and exotic African cuisine (food stations and hand-passed selections), an authentic African sculpture and art market and tribute to Nelson Mandela by Juno award winning Lorraine Klaasen. The evening will be a combination of fun, food and excellent networking opportunities with leading business and community leaders active in Africa.  Click to see the program and registration details.

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