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The UK-Africa Investment Summit Manufacturing Event

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The event

The UK-Africa Investment Summit (UK-AIS) Manufacturing Event is a unique opportunity for UK companies to learn more of the possibilities of investing in manufacturing operations in Africa and to raise African governments’ awareness of UK investor needs.
The Event will function around: a keynote speaker address; presentations on specific manufacturing sub-sectors; one-to-one business engagement meetings with investors and investment promotion agencies.

Focus sectors will include:

  • Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare Consumables
  • Agri-processing
  • Construction Materials
  • Fast-moving Consumer Goods
  • Packaging
  • Electronics Assembly

Investment promotion agencies and senior government officials are expected to attend from:

  • Algeria
  • Côte d’Ivoire
  • Egypt
  • Ethiopia
  • Ghana
  • Kenya
  • Morocco
  • Nigeria
  • Rwanda
  • Senegal
  • South Africa
  • Tunisia
  • Uganda

The event will take place on 14th to 15th January 2020. The main event, including presentations, will be on the 14th starting from 09.00 am at a central London location to be confirmed. On the 15th there will be no presentations, but additional slots for meeting with African Investment Promotion Agencies if required.

Attendance is by invitation only and subject to approval by the UK Government, in line with DFID’s policies and objectives for the Event.

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