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WHAT IS THE BIG 5 DIGITAL FESTIVAL AFRICA?

As the first of its kind in Africa, The Big 5 Digital Festival Africa is an online gathering of the infrastructure and construction community in Africa, delivering insight, inspiration and direction.

The two days of high-level content, and innovative product demos, plan to rebuild confidence in the African infrastructure and construction community, in order to define the path to recovery.

The time is now, to stay connected - to continue conversations and make critical connections to build understanding, relationships, unity and feasible ways to support one another for a brighter tomorrow.

Stay tuned for an impressive line up of leaders and stakeholders who will come together to address burning issues, share ideas and plan for the future!

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Exceptional content - covering the most crucial issues facing the infrastructure and construction industry for generations
  • Presentations, panel discussions and case studies offering inspiration for infrastructure and construction professionals
  • Sessions accredited by CPD - allowing attendees professional development
  • The online meeting place for 1000+ infrastructure and construction leaders from across Africa
  • Over 15 hours of quality networking opportunities
  • Showcase of innovative ideas and infrastructure and construction products

WHAT TO EXPECT FROM THE DIGITAL FESTIVAL

2 days of live sessions, networking and product showcasing

7 country spotlights - Ethiopia, Egypt, Nigeria, Kenya, South Africa, Mozambique & Ghana

8 Globally renowned influential speakers

25 innovative product pitches

Expected number of attendees: 1,000 pre-qualified attendees

Limited to 50 booths

Speed networking sessions

SPONSORS

Platinum Sponsor

Platinum Sponsor

Platinum Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

EXHIBITORS

AGENDA

The Big 5 Digital Festival Africa is set to address the most crucial issues facing the infrastructure and construction industry for generations. The programme will deliver incisive, forward looking analysis and thought leadership. Giving you the inspiration you need to guide your business through the current economic environment and emerge stronger.  To be the first to hear about the topics and sessions set to take place, complete the keep me updated form.

OUR SPEAKERS

We are delighted that many proven infrastructure and construction industry leaders have given this commitment to share their ideas on how you can deliver growth, understand and tackle change and win market leadership through innovation.

Collectively, the 20+ speakers taking part in programme, represent hundreds of years of incredibly diverse infrastructure and  construction experience of different sectors and geographies.

We're excited to announce our first four leading speakers. Many more announcements to follow, so stay tuned!

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HONORABLE NIYI ADEBAYO
Minister
Industry, Trade and Investment
Nigeria

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DAN RINGELSTEIN
Director of Urban Design & Planning
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
United Kingdom

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Dr. ERIMONA EDORODIAN. OYE
Honorable Commissioner
Ministry of Physical Planning and Urban Development, Edo State
Nigeria

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AHMED YOUSSEF
Managing Director
Dar Al-Handasah
Egypt

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MUGURE NJENDU
President
Architectural Association of Kenya
Kenya

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JEANE W MATHENGE
Vice President Education & Professional Development
PMI Kenya Chapter
Kenya

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CHRISTOS PASSAS
Director
Zaha Hadid Architects
UK

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MOHAMED ELDASHOURY
CEO
Hassan Allam Construction
Egypt

HOW WILL THE FESTIVAL WORK

  • Attendees will pre-register for the Festival, just as they would do a regular face-to-face event – this way we gather all the relevant information so we can provide matchmaking for you
  • Reminders for the event will be sent on a regular basis to ensure people log on on the days
  • On the day of the event, attendees will log on to view the content – this will be a huge draw for attendees to visit the festival and in turn view your products and services
  • During the event, the attendees will be directed to the exhibitor zone to see your products and can interact with yourselves on a one-to-one basis via chat, call or video
  • After the event, you will receive a full personalised post event report and also all the data of those that ‘visited’ your stand and interacted with you

WHY EXHIBIT OR SPONSOR?

BRAND
AWARENESS

Join the first ever digital infrastructure and construction event in Africa and get in front of thousands of professionals actively seeking innovation and inspiration

LEAD
GENERATION

On your dedicated online dashbaord, you will receive the analytics and all the data of the attendees to your booth and session

BE SEEN AS A
THOUGHT LEADER

You will have the opportunity to host a prerecorded presentation, with a live Q&A for attendees to interact
with you

BUILD
RELATIONSHIPS

Sponsor-led roundtables are exclusively designed for more focused interactions and discussions on specific industry topics

PRODUCTS THAT CAN BE SHOWCASED ONLINE

Building Materials & Tools

 

  • Construction Tools & Hardware
  • Machinery & Equipment
  • Metal & Steel
  • Wood, Plastic & Composite
  • Aluminium
Building Interiors

 

  • Kitchen, Bathroom & Related Surfaces
  • Marble, Ceramic & Stone
  • Surface & Finishes
  • Lighting
  • Sealants, Adhesives & Coatings
  • Flooring, Ceiling & Walling
  • Windows & Doors
Transport Engineering

 

HVAC R

 

  • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning Components
  • Refrigeration Systems & Equipment
  • Plumbing & Water Technology
  • Pumps, Valves, Pipes & Fittings
  • Access & Lifting Equipment
Concrete & PMV

 

  • Formwork & Scaffolding
  • Concrete & Cement Equipment
  • Construction & Commercial Vehicles
  • Batching Equipment
  • Mining Machinery & Equipment
Building Services

 

  • Facilities Management
  • Commercial Cleaning & Hygiene
  • Elevators & Escalators
  • Safety & Security
  • Building Automation
  • Software & IT
Financial Services

 

  • Funding
  • Insurance
  • Import and Export
  • PPP

WHO WILL BE ATTENDING?

The Festival will attract 1000+ attendees from across Africa, with a particular focus of visitors from:

EGYPT

ETHIOPIA

KENYA

NIGERIA

MOZAMBIQUE

GHANA

SOUTH AFRICA

THE PROFILES OF ATTENDEES WILL INCLUDE

  • Agent - distributor - supplier
  • Architectural Firm
  • Building Consultancy
  • Contractor
  • Engineering
  • Facilities Management
  • Government/Municipality
  • Interior Design Agency
  • IT & Software
  • Landscaping
  • Manufacturer
  • MEP Contractor
  • Property Developer
  • Sub-Contractor
  • Surveying

DON'T MISS THE OPPORTUNITY! CONTACT US TODAY

WHEN

21 - 22 July 2020

WHERE

On your Desktop

WHO

1000+ Construction Professionals

SPONSORS

Platinum Sponsor

Platinum Sponsor

Platinum Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Sponsors and Partners

Platinum Sponsor

Platinum Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Gold Sponsor