The 7th EU-Africa Business Forum happening in February 2022

The 7TH EU-AFRICA BUSINESS FORUM (EABF22), centred on BUILDING STRONGER VALUE CHAINS FOR SUSTAINABLE GROWTH AND DECENT JOBS will take place in Brussels physically on 16-17 February 2022 (subject to applicable COVID related restrictions) and online during the whole week of 14 February.

The Forum will be held back-to-back with the Heads of State’s and Governments Africa-EU Summit on 17-18 February. EABF22 will be organised in the framework of the Africa-Europe Week featuring a rich series of events with civil society, youth, and other key actors of Africa-EU relations.

Co-organised by the European Commission and the African Union Commission, together with key EU  and African business organisations, the forum will welcome EU and AU Commissioners, top-level policymakers and senior business leaders from the two continents. EABF22 will also be strategically supported by a number of EU and African institutions, such as the European Investment Bank, the African Development Bank, Afreximbank, and the European Development Financial Institutions, as well as the Africa Europe Foundation.

AS A PARTICIPANT, you will have the opportunity to engage with high-level decision-makers on policy reforms with implications for EU-Africa trade and investment relations, as well as explore new business opportunities, and in particular:

– ATTEND HIGH-LEVEL PANELS
with the participation of senior political and business figures who will cover strategic areas of business, trade and investment cooperation between Europe and Africa.

– JOIN WORKSHOPS AND SEMINARS
up to 100 workshops and seminars on key topics supporting the development of the EU-Africa relationship (hybrid and virtual events).

– ATTEND EXCLUSIVE SMALL-SCALE MEETINGS
bringing together businesses and governments (B2B; B2G).

– NETWORK WITH PEERS
meet and mingle with like-minded individuals and organisations online and in person.

– VISIT ONLINE AND PHYSICAL BOOTHS
held by professional organisations and institutions.

More information can be found on the EABF22 brochure.

YOU CAN REGISTER HERE TO ATTEND THE EABF2022 FORUM

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