Africa Trade and Investment Convention

invest in Africa, investing in Africa, Funding for Start Ups, Funding SMEs

Due to the threats of Corona Virus, we have postponed the conference to September 2020. New dates will be communicated soon. Thank you

Amsterdam, Netherlands will host the biggest Africa Trade and Investment Conference from 23rd to 24th April 2020 Africa has the fastest growing economy in the world. Evidence suggest that Africa has now entered a cycle of strong economic growth. Investors are now positioning themselves to understand the opportunities across the African continent.

The Objectives of the conference are:

– To promote and facilitate international trade between Europe with Africa
– To promote foreign direct investment into Africa
– Provide a platform for businesses to expand into new markets
– Build networks and technical capacities for African entrepreneurs

The conference is focused on highlighting Africa’s investment opportunities while creating an opportunity for  government delegations, start ups and business leaders to meet with investors. Over 50 speakers will provide detailed insight into the economic transformation that many parts of Africa are currently experiencing.

The 2-days event will provide a unique platform to gain strategic knowledge about African investment opportunities and business networking. The convention will cover economic sectors such as manufacturing and infrastructure development, agribusiness, Renewable Energy, Real Estate transportation, Digital Technology tourism, Financing SMEs, Women in  Business, Healthcare, telecommunications and Fintech and natural resources sectors. High-potential projects in
Africa will be presented to international investors. Featured agenda items will include projects showcase, capacity building workshops deal marketplace, exhibition, country presentations and among others.

There will be matchmaking sessions dedicated to making the process of meeting investors easier, country specific presentations, sector focused sessions and evening networking meetings. This will ensure
investment deals are concluded during the convention.

Securing finance is a big hurdle for local entrepreneurs as well as foreign companies operating in Africa. Companies that approach banks for investment in Africa are met with doubts and skepticism. All the existing possibilities however need to be explored. Whether you are a start up or a bigger company looking to invest in Africa, the Africa Trade and Investment Convention is the place to be. How to secure financing and markets for your business will be our core business at the conference!

Date: 23rd April 2020 to 24th April 2020
Venue: Royal Tropical Institute- Amsterdam, Netherlands

Contact: John Karegwa
Company: Changemaker International
Telephone : +31 616 950 384
Email address:


Sep 1 - 9:00 - Sep 2, 2020 - 16:30
Organizer Changemaker International
Website Visit website
Location Royal Tropical Institute
Mauritskade 63, Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, The Netherlands
Africa, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Australia and New Zealand, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Central Asia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Eastern Asia, Eastern Europe, Ecuador, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Northern America, Northern Europe, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, South-eastern Asia, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, Venezuela, Western Asia, Western Europe
Accounting services, Agribusiness, Construction and manufacturing, Consulting and business development, EdTech, Fintech, HealthTech, Information technology, Real estate, Renewable energy