Welcome to Africa Rising 2014

Africa Rising Overview

Africa Rising 2014 is brand new conference exploring why Africa is the economic landscape of the future and what it means for you, the event took place on the 10th, 11th and 12th June 2014.

Attendees discovered new insights and saw the big questions answered, as industry leaders came together for discussion and debate on topics including:

  • How to find the right investment opportunity
  • The secrets of financing infrastructure projects
  • How close are we to an agricultural revolution
  • Understanding Africa's renaissance through ICT
  • Establishing if Africa really is a new frontier for luxury
  • Plus much more...


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Part of International Festival for Business

Africa Rising is a part of over two hundred events within the International Festival for Business. The International Festival for Business is a global gathering of the world’s most inspiring businesses; an arena where pivotal industries converge to trade ideas, products and contacts.

IFB 2014 will accelerate UK economic growth with an ambitious programme of global business events running throughout June and July 2014. The result of an exciting convergence between innovative thinking, government policy and will to win, IFB 2014 will connect the smartest entrepreneurial minds with the best business opportunities in the world.


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We are working with the following partners to deliver the event:


Media partners:
This Is Africa

The Africa Report

Africa Monitor

Re Connect Africa


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