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ABOUT THE AFRICA PROPTECH FORUM VIRTUAL SUMMIT

The Africa Proptech Forum Virtual Summit 2021 is a one-day event where leading South African and regional real estate players gather to showcase and explore how innovation and technology are transforming real estate. It’s where tech meets real estate and the future is built.


Taking place on 07 September 2021, this year’s virtual edition will feature the biggest REITs, operators, banks, DFIs, investors and technology firms (established and startups).

START HERE: What You Need To Know

Format: Virtual Event

 

Event date: 07 SEPTEMBER 2021
Co-Located with the API Summit, Africa’s leading real estate gathering.

 

      • Virtual Platform
      • 500+ attendees: 50% RSA | 25%: Rest Of Africa | 25% Global
      • 40+ speakers
      • 12+ sessions
      • 10+ virtual booths
      • Ticket Cost Per Delegate: FREE TO ATTEND

 

Audience Interaction: Attendees can set up meetings with one another, ask questions of the speakers, visit sponsor booths, answer polls and more.

UNLOCK AFRICA’S NEW ERA WITH PROPTECH
07 SEPTEMBER 2021

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ABOUT THE THEME:

Over the next decade, property technology (Proptech) will become a key driver of value across global real estate markets. As adoption grows, Africa’s real estate sector has the opportunity to pioneer new globally relevant solutions, as well as implement technologies to fast-track growth and leapfrog over historical challenges.

 

This year’s Africa Proptech Forum on 07 September 2021 will explore how Proptech will be the key to unlocking Africa’s new era by answering the
following key focus areas.

KEY FOCUS AREAS FOR DISCUSSION

  • How are startups providing real value across the property value chain in Africa? ​
  • How can the continents’ property technology sector attract regional and global funding?​
  • How is the continent cultivating the right talent and personnel for the sector?​
  • How can we leverage Proptech solutions to lessen the impact of climate change on Africa’s development?​
  • What Proptech solutions are best suited to fast-track affordable housing at scale in Africa?​
  • What are African commercial real estate company’s strategies for data management, digitization and digital transformation?​
  • Can Africa’s proptech community develop homegrown tech and solutions to export to global markets?​
  • How are tech and innovation changing the role of brokers and agencies on the continent?​
  • How will Blockchain, IoT and AI solutions feature in the growth of Africa’s proptech sector?

UNLOCK AFRICA’S NEW ERA WITH PROPTECH
07 SEPTEMBER 2021

UNLOCK AFRICA’S NEW ERA WITH PROPTECH
07 SEPTEMBER 2021

2021 SPEAKERS INCLUDE

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Stephen McCartney
Africa Regional Managing Director - Turner & Townsend
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Greg Comline
Managing Director - Intellect IO
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Prof Samuel Azasu
Associate Professor, School of Construction Economics & Management - University of the Witwatersrand
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Mark Fairweather
MD - MRI Real Estate Software
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Giles Pendleton
Chairman GBCSA and Chief Development Officer - Attacq
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Michelle Dickens
CEO - TPN Credit Bureau
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Peter Clark
Co-founder & Managing Partner - REdimension Capital
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Dr Alireza Moghayedi
Senior Research Officer, Department of Construction Economics and Management - UCT
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Michael Clampett
Asset Manager Executive - Attacq
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Francois Coetzer
Co-founder & Director - PolygonProp
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Gerhard Kotze
Managing Director - RealNet Holdings
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Alfred Adusah
CEO - Buildpals
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Franc Gray
Head of Strategy - BetterLife Group
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Chukwuemeka Ndukwe
CEO - Cofundie
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Clive Butkow
CEO - Kalon Venture Partners
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Adrian Maguire
CEO - FATTI
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Craig Hean
Manging Director: Advisory & Transaction Services - CBRE Excellerate
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Kura Chihota
General Manager - CBRE Excellerate Zimbabwe
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Richard Belgrave
VP-Sales - MRI Real Estate Software
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Emmanuel Stefanakis
Chief Sustainability & Development Officer - Echostone Housing Systems
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Kelvin Nyame
CEO - MeQasa
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Noah Ibrahim
CEO - Novarick Homes
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Godwin Obali
Lecturer, - Makerere University
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Brenton Naicker
Business Development Manager - Africa - Binance
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Jarrod Lewin
Technology Lead - Cushman & Wakefield | BROLL
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Bruce Haswell
West Africa Regional Director - Turner & Townsend
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Jide Odusolu
Chief Executive Officer - Octo5 Holdings Limited
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John Jack
CEO, - Galetti Corporate Real Estate
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Josemaria Agulanna
Co-founder - myyinvest
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Kevin James
CEO - Global Carbon Exchange (GCX)
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Nick Vilelle
CEO - Nairobi Business Angel Network
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Satoshi Shinada
General Partner - Kepple Ventures Africa
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Thomas Fleury
CEO - Proptech Jobs, UK
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Trudy Muwanga
Co-Founder and Director - Green Building Council of Uganda (GBCUG)
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Zach Aarons
Co-Founder and Partner - MetaProp
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Zak Omarjee
Co-founder - Crowdprop RF LTD (RSA)
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Kim van Rooyen
Global Head of Technology Advisory - Turner & Townsend
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Menno Lammers
Founder - PropTech for Good, Netherlands
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Gil Sperling
CEO and Co-Founder - Flow
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Dennis Quansah
Kenya, Ghana and Nigeria Lead - IFC Edge
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Will Harris
CEO - Gmaven
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Sean Godoy
Co-Founder (PropTech Africa) & Director (Divercity Property Solutions)
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Kelvin Wachira
Founder & C.E.O - BidiiBuild
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Sethebe Manake
Director - Vantage Properties, Botswana
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Daniel Bloch
CEO - SESO Global , Nigeria
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Kecia Rust
Executive Director - Centre for Affordable Housing Finance in Africa (CAHF)
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Kevin Teeroovengadum
Real Estate Advisor & Co-Founder - Proptech Africa

UNLOCK AFRICA’S NEW ERA WITH PROPTECH
07 SEPTEMBER 2021

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