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Partner Event:

GTR East Africa 2021 Virtual

May 12-13 , 2021

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Following the success of the inaugural virtual event in October 2020, GTR East Africa will return once again in digital form for 2021, taking place on May 12-13, 2021.

Utilising GTR’s bespoke virtual event platform, this online gathering promises expansive networking and a comprehensive programme of live and on-demand content, welcoming the leading practitioners in trade, agribusiness, supply chain and commodity finance.

Join industry experts from across the region to explore the latest developments, strategies and solutions employed to drive East Africa’s covid response, trade growth, and economic recovery.

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AU Covid-19 Response Fund Webinar 

October 24 , 2020

Stellenbosch Cape Town South Africa

We are delighted to announce that the Chairman of ASEACC’s Advisory Board, Mr Paulo Gomes will be featured in The African Union (AU) Covid-19 Response Fund Webinar taking place on October 24, 2020 at 1300 GMT. 

Organised by the African Union, this digital event seeks to raise awareness of the AU Covid-19 Response Fund in its effort to overcome the health and economic challenges that Africa is currently facing in the midst of the pandemic. 

This free event will be broadcasted in Arabic, English, French and Portuguese. The two hour programme will feature messages from distinguished individuals ranging from African celebrities, government leaders to frontline staff.

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Partner Event:

GTR Africa Virtual

October 20-23 , 2020

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The premier trade and export finance event for Sub-Saharan Africa.

Global Trade Review is delighted to announce its exciting new plans for GTR Africa 2020 Virtual, which will take place on October 20-23.

 

Drawing on the high-level expertise, comprehensive market coverage and unrivalled industry connections of GTR’s Africa-focused gatherings in Cape Town, Victoria Falls and London, this exciting new initiative will combine a mixture of live-streamed and pre-recorded content and targeted networking with over 2,000 attendees through GTR’s dynamic virtual event platform.

Spread over 4 days and combining 3 distinct events into the one extended virtual offering to capture a wider audience, this new format provides the opportunity for more detailed focus on key markets, innovation, trade and commodity flows, infrastructure and the wider implications of global disruption.

 

GTR Africa Virtual in collaboration with Orbitt, will also feature our inaugural Digital Deal Room, a bespoke origination and investment matching platform populated with unique opportunities for investors.

Fully supported and endorsed by Africa’s leading financial institutions, DFIs, multilaterals and various governments, participants will benefit from unrivalled opportunities to connect with a wider audience and do business in ‘the new normal’, sharing insights and expertise, and providing clarity at a time of great uncertainty.

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Africa-Singapore

Business Forum

August 2021

The Africa Singapore Business Forum is the premier platform for promoting business exchange and thought leadership between Africa and Asia. 

 

Organised by Enterprise Singapore, the forum has brought together over 2,000 business and government leaders from 30 countries to explore partnerships and growth opportunities between these two dynamic regions. 

 

Even amid COVID-19, there are still many prospects for investment and collaboration between the two regions. This year’s edition of ASBF will be held virtually, and will address critical issues and identify opportunities in key sectors and areas including digital technology, financing, innovation, manufacturing, sustainability and urban solutions. Apart from insightful panel discussions, you can also look forward to networking with potential business partners over virtual business matching sessions.