Companies / Start-ups

A unique opportunity to generate business opportunities across Africa

  • Present your business, brand or company to leading decision-makers and international stakeholders.
  • Promote projects, your products and your solutions.
  • Meet all key stakeholders in just three days.
  • Reach the relevant audience, including international media, all under one roof.
  • Identify future partners and meet innovative entrepreneurs from all over the world and investors for your future projects.
  • Speak directly to the largest African and French companies and all relevant decision-makers.
  • Discover new projects and initiatives in your field of business in both Africa and France.
  • Identify new potential partners and new business opportunities.
  • Take on an active role in the future of sustainable economic development in Africa.

I would like to

RAISE private funds for the SDGs; set ambitious targets for development banks and agencies.

ENCOURAGE cities to make ambitious commitments to drive investment in renewable energy, zero emission buildings and zero waste, etc.

PROVIDE cities with financing and technical assistance to secure private and international investments for the transition towards sustainable cities.

INCREASE investment in sustainable infrastructure (particularly in Africa) needed to build cities with better air quality and connectivity, ecosystems that are strong and resilient and energy systems that can mitigate the effects of climate change.

BUILD coalitions with a global network of leading banks, investment funds, energy producers and leading technology companies to invest in breakthrough technology.

DESIGN practical tools for government to fulfil their social and environmental commitments within their budget and policy frameworks.

How to get involved:

Be a partner

Do you want to expand your influence, give greater visibility to your brand and access high-level meetings? Become a partner of the 2020 Africa-France Summit! There are three types of partnership: Solutions, Privileged and Strategic.

Be an exhibitor

Do you want to present your latest innovations, develop your business or seek funding to ensure the long-term future of your projects? Become an exhibitor at The City of Solutions at the 2020 Africa-France Summit and make this event a success for your business.

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Be a investor :

  • Promote the core values ​​and philosophy of their company, especially in terms of CSR.
  • Meet African entrepreneurs of today and tomorrow to diversify your SME portfolio.
  • Meet and engage with African and French political and economic decision-makers for discussions at the highest level.
  • Detect the most sustainable and rsuitable urban development projects on the African continent.