2018 OBJECTIVES

  • Determining optimal sizing, pricing and uses for future African real estate projects
  • Restoring global and regional confidence in Africa’s property markets
  • Inspiring innovative designs and efficient construction methods for property developments in Africa
  • Identifying new funding and building solutions tailored to Africa’s property market
  • Fostering better market transparency and data provision in the built environment sector

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20 – 21 SEPTEMBER 2018, JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA

2018 SPEAKERS INCLUDE

Pierre Groenewald
Pierre Groenewald
Chief Invetment Officer - Novare, Nigeria
Fred Nzui
Fred Nzui
Principle Officer - JKUAT Staff Retirement Benefits Scheme, Kenya
Mwewa Kyamulanda
Mwewa Kyamulanda
Director Investments - ZSIC, Zambia
Olaf Schmidt
Olaf Schmidt
Manager: H&E, TRP - Africa MAS Department - IFC, South Africa
Nawfal Bendefa
Nawfal Bendefa
Founder and Chief Executive Officer - REIM Partners, Morocco
Jeremy Kelly
Jeremy Kelly
Director: Global Research - JLL, South Africa
Thomas Reilly
Thomas Reilly
Managing Director - Growthpoint Investec African Properties
Gerald Gondo
Gerald Gondo
Executive: Business Development - Africa, Riscura, Mauritius
Sunil Benimadhu
Sunil Benimadhu
Chief Executive Officer - The Stock Exchange of Mauritius, Mauritius
Josh Panknin
Josh Panknin
Associate Director and Adjunct Professor: Center for Urban Real Estate - Columbia University, New York
Gugulethu Mfuphi
Gugulethu Mfuphi
Kaya FM’s Kaya Bizz Presenter, former CNBC Africa Senior Anchor - Kaya FM's Kaya Bizz Presenter, South Africa
Eckardt Dauck
Eckardt Dauck
Chairman - Zero Carbon Designs, Germany, Rwanda, Uganda and Kenya
Craig McMurray
Craig McMurray
Founder and Chief Executive Officer - Respublica Student Living
Timothy Murungi
Timothy Murungi
Commercial Director - Centum Real Estate, Kenya
Benjamin Kodisang
Benjamin Kodisang
Founder & Chief Executive Officer - ALT Capital Partners, South Africa
Marc Wachsberger
Marc Wachsberger
Managing Director - The Capital Hotel and Apartments
Dr Chii Akporji
Dr Chii Akporji
Executive Director - Corporate Strategy and Planning - Nigeria Mortgage Refinance Company, Nigeria
Gaetan Siew
Gaetan Siew
Chairperson - Port Louis Development Initiative & Special Envoy, UN Habitat, Mauritius
Dr Martyn Davies
Dr Martyn Davies
Partner & Managing Director - Emerging Markets & Africa, Deloitte
Bronwyn Corbett
Bronwyn Corbett
Chief Executive Officer - GRIT, Mauritius

 EXCLUSIVE INSIDER ONLY SITE TOUR OF JOBURG’S BEST DEVELOPMENTS

To complement our delegates learning experience during the 9th API Summit & Expo, we will be hosting an exclusive, insider only, site tour on the 19th of September 2018 of some of Johannesburg’s landmark developments. These developments incorporate the best real world examples of urban CBD regeneration, Mixed-Use and arguably Africa’s most sophisticated and innovative new corporate head office. These projects are globally relevant, African and class leading.

We believe that walking the street is pivotal when talking and learning about different asset classes and new trends shaping Africa’s future cities. The unique API Site Tour has been designed in partnership with the leading minds who drove, developed, marketed and managed these class defining project.

“ EXPERIENCE GLOBALLY RELEVANT BEST PRACTICE DEVELOPMENTS WITH THE THOUGHT LEADERS WHO DROVE THESE PROJECTS “

WHY API?

The Africa Property Investment Summit & Expo (API) is Africa’s largest and most premier real estate event. It connects the most influential local and international Africa property stakeholders, driving investment and development into a wide range of real estate and infrastructure projects and developments across the continent.

Over the last 9 years The API Summit has proven to be Africa’s flagship real estate event gathering the region’s most senior investors, developers, operators and professionals and providing the perfect platform to do deals across the region.

The two days is an accumulation of bespoke networking opportunities, learnings and transactions through the extensive range of discussions, networking receptions and a dedicated exhibition area to gain the most traction for your company and brand. This is a stand-alone opportunity to discuss current trends, share industry experiences and enjoy insightful debates with Africa’s top real estate minds.

20 – 21 SEPTEMBER 2018, JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA

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 SPEAKERS

API Summit is privileged to host the foremost professionals working in Africa property investment today. As the goal of our summit is to enrich the working experience of our delegates through relevant information and insights, we take great care in selecting a high calibre of speakers, who, in many respects, set the tone for the Summit.

For speaking opportunities, please contact [email protected]

2018 SPONSORS & PARTNERS

PLATINUM SPONSOR
GOLD SPONSORS
MAURITIUS FORUM SPONSOR
INDUSTRY SPONSORS
DEVELOPMENT INNOVATION FORUM SPONSOR
OFFICIAL AIRLINE SPONSOR
RESEARCH PARTNER
INDUSTRY PARTNERS