Unlocking the potential of 
African markets Masterclass

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Telephone: +27 (0)21 918 4144

Fax: +27 (0)21 918 4146


For general enquiries: heilet@ifr.sun.ac.za

For conference enquiries: Lynnette@ifr.sun.ac.za


We live and work in the age of disruption where existing business models are challenged and disrupted by the advancement of technology, including policy uncertainties, climate change uncertainties, and market uncertainties. This masterclass will focus on some of the following topics:

The 4th Industrial Revolution and the Future of Trade and Investments in Africa – AfCTFA as a Case Study

‘Data as the new Oil’ – will Africa be left behind?

Fostering Africa’s Creative Economy – making a case for investment with ‘a human face’ in Africa

Green Economy and the future of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Investments in Africa 

19-20 February 2020 |  Venue TBC

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This masterclass' core objective is to bring together high profiled investors, academia, policy makers, venture capitalists, and all relevant stakeholders within and outside the African continent

The aim of this initiative is to ultimately create ways of fostering the collective understanding of these uncertainties, with a view to preparing the future for us and preparing us for the future.  

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*Please note that all extra costs are for your own account

Telephone: +27 (0)21 918 4144

Fax: +27 (0)21 918 4146


For general enquiries: futures@ifr.sun.ac.za

For conference enquiries: Lynnette@ifr.sun.ac.za