Africa Accelerating 2017 Report

event report


MineAfrica was pleased to be a partner in The Canada-Africa Chamber of Business "Africa Accelerating 2017" program - a series of six events over three days held on October 16-18 in Toronto providing participants with information on current trends and business, trade and investment opportunities with Africa.

Download the Speaker and Corporate profiles for all of the following events.

  • 16th Annual Indaba Evening - Oct 16, 2017 - With keynote speaker Wale Adeosun, Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer, Kuramo Capital Management.

  • 2nd Investing in Africa Today seminar - Oct 16, 2017 - This afternoon seminar covered the reality of investing in Africa in 2017 based on McKinsey & Company's report "Lions on the Move" with a panel discussion on the misconceptions, the challenges and most importantly, the opportunities of investing in Africa today. Download the program.

  • 3rd Infrastructure in Africa seminar - Oct 17, 2017 - Infrastructure is crucial to the socio-economic development of all emerging economies - and particularly Africa and the natural resources sector. This full-day seminar with premier sponsor Hatch focussed on three themes: 1) North America and Africa - partnering in infrastructure; 2) Managing risk in growing infrastructure - financing strategies and other methodologies, and 3) Technology in changing the game in building Africa's infrastructure. Download the program.

  • Optimizing Mine Performance Through Digital Innovation seminar - Oct 18, 2017 - This half-day seminar with partner Hatch covered performance centres, digital twin, integrated mine to mill optimization to maximize profitability and autonomous mining. Download the program.

  • Power Africa seminar - Wednesday Oct 18, 2017 - This seminar educated Canadian companies on Power Africa, Canada's MOU with Power Africa, and how Canadian companies can benefit from this partnership. Download the program.

  • Business Opportunities in Ghana seminar - Oct 18, 2017 - This seminar and panel discussion with a business delegation from Ghana and the CEO of the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre provided an overview on trade and investment trends in Ghana and current opportunities for Canadian businesses. Download the program.

  • Presentations will be available for download shortly at The Canada-Africa Chamber of Business.

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