TUESDAY 23rd and WEDNESDAY 24th OCTOBER, 2018 Johannesburg – South Africa – THE MASLOW HOTEL –Rivonia Rd & Grayston Dr, Sandown, Sandton

The fifth edition of the South Africa-Italy Summit/INDABA – entitled “Africa Europe CEO Dialogue” – was held on October 23 and 24 in Johannesburg, South Africa. By expanding the community of leaders to the regional level, the 2018 Summit aims at creating an active and growing community encompassing relevant regional organizations, European and Southern African Companies.

The Summit has become the main event for the Italian and the South African entrepreneurial leadership to strengthen bilateral economic relations. Building upon this bilateral framework, the Summit has evolved into a pan-European and pan-African platform to create strategic business partnerships at the highest level.

2018 Summit sessions:

  • Financial tools to improve Africa’s investibility
  • Synergies between different tourism models
  • Smart technologies and the city of the future
  • Intermodal paradigm in transport and logistics
  • Skills for smart manufacturing and latest technologies
  • Scientific and university cooperation hub

A Gala Dinner at The Summer Place on October 23rd and a reception cocktail at the Residence of the Italian Ambassador in Pretoria on October 24th in Pretoria will provide further opportunities for networking and interaction.