When: November 17, 2016 (9:00 am – 8:00 pm) and November 18, 2016 ( 9:00 am – 6:00 pm)
Where: Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa
16th Edition Design Mission Africa 2016
African cities are expanding with growth in the middle class, higher yields on property rentals, technological innovation and sustainability with a definite drive toward “green build”.
As Sub-Saharan Africa’s growth story unfolds, real estate investment opportunities are becoming progressively more fruitful for investors willing to engage in an African growth strategy. Real estate projects are increasingly contributing to the continents GDP as commercial property remains in demand.
Africa’s building blocks comprise of 54 distinct economies laden with investment opportunities. Despite the myriad of challenges, investors can prosper and help Sub-Saharan Africa deliver on its growth prospects with the right approach and planning. Africa’ slowdown has been sharply felt across the continent but mostly in the large oil driven commodity exporters. This has resulted in a shift towards economic diversification and countries in East Africa providing more economic stability than others. Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa decelerated to 3% in 2015, from 4.5% in 2014. Despite lower growth rates, the resilience across the African countries remains strong; prospects remain high with optimism not thwarted and that’s why The 16th Edition Design Mission Africa.
Design Mission Africa 2016 in a nutshell
Buyers/Suppliers Face To Face Meetings / The 16th Edition Design Mission – Africa is a platform where 200+ buyers meet 150+ suppliers from across the globe through our exclusive pre-scheduled Face to Face Meetings which is the highlight of this platform.
Networking Sessions / The 16th Edition Design Mission – Africa is focused specifically on establishing a smooth pathway for the Stakeholders of the Real Estate and Construction industry both Private & Public sector.
Panel Discussions / The main initiative is to bridge the Demand and Supply gap in Africa and solving trade challenges to meet project deadlines. We are looking to make sure that a billion dollar market is spent judiciously.
Investors/Developers Meetings / If you are committed to an African growth strategy, your brand will find value by aligning with this high profile Real-Estate event. A value-added opportunity to interact with the best real estate minds in the business. Get an unrivalled perspective of real estate investment, development and management in Africa.
Decision Maker,Specifier,Influencer / Meet the suppliers across the globe and seek solutions for your real estate projects. We believe that collaboration is the key driver behind projects in Africa. Partner with us to capitalise on a myriad of opportunities by affiliating your brand with this premier forum.
- 600 │Number of Projects
- 3500 │Number of Face to Face Meetings
- 200│Numner of Buyers
- 150│Number of Suppliers
- 20│Number of Investors
It’s enshrined in our name and drives the way we think and the approach we take. Thought out strategy, unbridled creativity and a highly passionate team converge to form our success mantra at IDE. We believe in seeing things through – right from Ideation to Execution. Our sole purpose is to create exclusive, captivating and unique deal flow initiatives to skyrocket your business and increase your presence in the market.
As one of the emerging leaders in the B2B realm, IDE is committed to creating value for each and every client by delivering remarkable experiences that build businesses.
For further information
For further information aboutthe event, please visit Design Mission Africa 2016.