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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

Private Equity in Africa
Achieving Africa's Economic Potential
15 October 2014 | London

The Financial Times and EMPEA are pleased to present the 6th annual Private Equity in Africa Summit.

This leadership summit considers the role that the private equity industry – which has been amongst the most active in responding to Africa’s commercial opportunity – can play in harnessing Africa’s growth for economic transformation.

Join a host of industry leaders to examine the diverse opportunity set in Africa and the accelerating role of private equity development across the continent.

www.ft-live.com/africa2014

 
 
   
   

Upcoming Partner events

   
OECD Development Centre Media
 

14th International Economic Forum on Africa
Paris, 6 October 2014

Organised by the OECD development Centre in partnership with the African Union Commission, the 2014 edition of the Africa Forum will focus on the achievements and limits of the current transformation of African economies, notably through the continent’s insertion into the global and regional value chains, as well as the new challenges that territorial development policies and the growing discrepancy between rural and urban areas represent, in Africa. Follow and contribute to discussions #AF14.

For more information click here.

IMF/World Bank Annual Meetings
 
 

IMF/World Bank Annual Meetings
10-12 October, 2014 | Boston Convention & Exhibition Center

The Annual Meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank Group (WBG) each year bring together central bankers, ministers of finance and development, private sector executives, and academics to discuss issues of global concern, including the world economic outlook, poverty eradication, economic development, and aid effectiveness. Also featured are seminars, regional briefings, press conferences, and many other events focused on the global economy, international development, and the world's financial system. This year's Annual Meetings events will take place in Washington, D.C., October 10-12, 2014.

For more information click here

 

The 22nd Wharton Africa Business Forum
The Inflection Point: What is Africa’s Onward Growth Model? 
7-8 November 2014 | Philadelphia

Africa has experienced rapid growth over the last few decades. Hear the debate - what is Africa's onward growth model? This year’s conference aims to help participants recognize new innovations, which can help the continent continue to prosper.

For more information click here.

 
 
 

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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