Africa 1st Summit, taking place from the 23 - 25 November 2020 is a 3 days event organized in cities across emerging economies in Africa bringing like-minded stakeholders united by their passion for business and commitment to Africa. The Summit stimulates new thinking, helps shape interventions and conversations that will translate into action, results and impact in African businesses, focusing on the issues and industries most relevant to today’s businesses.

The Summit has been created to bring together the most influential business thinkers and doers, entrepreneurs, financial institutions, investors, governments, innovators, artists and sports people from across the continent and abroad. Africa 1st Summit provides a platform to create new business opportunities, grow existing market presence, and explore new avenues to access local and global markets with the ultimate goal of contributing towards the unlocking of Africa’s economic competitiveness.


Africa 1st 2019 Summit Factsheet (pdf)