VENUE: Rio Hotel, Casino and Convention Resort
DATE: 11 - 13 October 2017

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About the Conference

The Matlosana Trade and Infrastructure Investment Conference aims to be a catalytic platform for economic growth and development for the City of Matlosana. The Conference will play host to a number of local and international investors interested in the investment opportunities offered by the City Region.

The conference and exhibition seeks to attract local and foreign direct investment into priority sectors of the economy. Bringing together a diverse range of policy makers, businesses and investors, the conference will provide a dynamic environment for engagement and dialogue on initiatives and efforts to attract investment into selected sectors of the local economy. The conference will also comprise targeted B2B meetings and an exhibitions platform providing an ideal environment for networking and business transaction.

About the City of Matlosana

The City of Matlosana is located in the North West province of South Africa. It is the largest of all towns in province.

Key sectors of the economy include mining, agriculture, manufacturing and growing tertiary sectors.

The City offers easy access to the regional markets of Botswana and Namibia and boasts easy and strong linkages to the Country’s economic hub of Gauteng.

The North West is a large and significant local economy in the South African economic context.

The area contributes approximately 5.7% to national production with mining, agriculture and manufacturing contributing the largest portion of provincial output. 65% of the province is rural with a low economic base.

Conference Content

  1. Infrastructure and Property Development

Leveraging Public-Private Partnerships for Long Term Infrastructure Financing and Investment

  1. Green Economy

Sustainable Local Development Through Renewable Energy Public and Private Sector Initiatives

  1. Mining and Beneficiation

Sustaining the Mining Sector – Growing Beneficiation

  1. Manufacturing

Reigniting Local Manufacturing and Increasing Trade Beyond Borders

  1. 5. Tourism

Rejuvenating the Local Economy Through Arts, Culture and Tourism

  1. Agriculture and Agro-processing

Sustainable Agribusiness for Local Economic Development and Job Creation

  1. Trading Across Borders

Remaking our Cities – Harnessing International Trade

  1. Education, Research and Development

Developing Industry Disruptions Through Education, Research and Development

About the Exhibition

Exhibition running alongside the Conference.
Showcasing investment projects and other business opportunities in the City.
Table top B2B meetings

Who will be in attendance?

Investors/Banks/Insurance Companies
Venture Capital/Private Equity/ Companies
Local/Provincial/National Government Representatives
Project Developers/Consultants/Analysts
Businesses Operating in the Conference Sectors
Business Chambers/Industry Associations

Why attend?

Investment project opportunities
Invaluable insights on local government initiatives and incentives to attract investment
Dynamic and interesting content about investing in the City of Matlosana
B2B sessions for business linkages on specific investment projects
High level networking opportunities through the exhibitions platform and side events
Opportunity to promote your business, products and services to a select target business audience.