TROPICS MAGAZINE Announces 4th annual TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT as a Virtual Experience on October 14–17, 2020

In the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic and the forced cancellation of mass gatherings the TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT (TBS) will be presented in a new and virtual format this year, with the first-ever multilingual TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT — Virtual Experience 2020 due on October 14 to 17.

Must Read

TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT launches TROPICS STARTUPS CHALLENGE, a Small Business Hackathon

The TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT is proud to announce the launch of its very first cohort of the...

Le TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT et ses partenaires lancent le TROPICS STARTUPS CHALLENGE

Le sommet d’affaires TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT en collaboration avec ses partenaires MELANIN KAPITAL, DIRA PARTNERS, REDA CAPITAL...

La JEUNE CHAMBRE DU CONGO-KINSHASA AU QUÉBEC, partenaire de la 4ème édition du sommet d’investissement TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT

Dans la perspective du prochain sommet d’investissement TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT, qui aura lieu en livestream du 14...

TROPICS MEDIA (Johannesburg, June 22, 2020) — In the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic and the forced cancellation of mass gatherings the TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT (TBS) will be presented in a new and virtual format this year, with the first-ever multilingual TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT — Virtual Experience 2020 due on October 14 to 17. Given the current circumstances and the importance placed on the health and safety of our community, this year’s business summit will be exclusively held on the web.

Image for post

The 4th edition of the TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT will be held this year from October 14 to 17, 2020 under the theme: “Towards a Sustainable Economy: Innovation and Inter-Connectivity for Social Development.” The summit is one of the most important multilingual business meetings dedicated to investment opportunities in Africa. Nearly 350 participants gathered to attend the last three consecutive editions that took place in South Africa, with no less than 32 African, European, American, and Asian nations represented.

Since 2017, the TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT aims to create a framework for exchanges between Investors and Start-ups from all business sectors in order to consolidate synergies, facilitate access to funding opportunities, and to high-potential Startups in Africa, for others.

Image for post

“As organizers of the TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT, which is used to welcoming participants from four continents, we will make sure to take full advantage of the virtual meetings ​​during the upcoming TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT — Virtual Experience 2020. By offering exceptional learning opportunities, facilitating collaboration between Entrepreneurs, and of course, reserving considerable periods of time for pre-booked networking exchanges between Investors and Startups, we will make sure that our 500,000+ potential online participants, this year, the benefit of all aspects of the TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT from the comfort of their homes or offices,” said Ms. Vénicia Guinot, President, and Founder.

The new digital format of the event will offer all the innovative content TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT is known for while allowing people to connect from all over the world and interact in English, French and Portuguese languages.

Image for post

“Given the current environment, it was the right decision to make for what is now a very large and multicultural audience of business and investment industry leaders who are working from home,” said Venicia Guinot. “We wanted to carry on the spirit of the original in-person 4-day long event by bringing together the top keynote speakers, experts, investors, and champion startuppers as well as engaging content creators from all races to create an impactful experience. Now, we can connect with a wider audience of 500,000+ connected African Facebook users worldwide who couldn’t initially make the trip to South Africa, and our presenters can still share their insights in their preferred languages and still close deals at the end of the day.”

Image for post

This year, the TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT will feature 100+ sessions and top-caliber Corporates from across the African continent and the world. They will take part in the 4th edition, representing a broad range of sectors, including financial services, agri-business, healthcare, power, transport, mining, construction, chemicals, leisure, telecoms, food, retail, arts and culture, tourism, communications, marketing, beauty, fashion, etc.

The TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT — Virtual Experience 2020 will come ahead of the anticipated launch of the AfCFTA — African Continental Free-Trade Area in Accra which will is set to boost Intra-African trade and Pan-African economies at large amidst the delay caused by the Covid-19 spread.

Image for post

TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT is free to view on the web; global viewers just need to register by email at hello@tropicsbusinesssummit.com to book their virtual seats ahead of the event to avoid surprises. Alternatively, head onto the Eventbrite to register before it’s too late: http://tropicsbusinesssummit2020.eventbrite.com/

Professional quality videos and additional footage (B-roll) in English, French, and Portuguese languages will be made available for download from the official TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT website.

Image for post

With distance and time out of the office no longer being a hindrance, a far wider pool of investors will now be able to attend the 4-day long summit. At the same time, their participation fee is being reduced, and their travel costs are cut to zero. In this market, it is important that the Public and Private Sectors continue to engage with global Investors to take economies forward.

If you wish to join in as a Keynote Speaker, Panelist, Sponsor, Investing Partner or Strategic Partner, kindly get in touch with the organizing committee: hello@tropicsbusinesssummit.com C’c tropics.info@gmail.com

Get all the latest updates on https://tropicsbusinesssummit.com and be sure to follow our official hashtags: #TropicsBusinessSummitand #TropicsSummitFromHome to get all the latest news and updates across all social media platforms, including FacebookYouTubeLinkedInPeriscopeInstagram, and Twitter.

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

Latest News

TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT launches TROPICS STARTUPS CHALLENGE, a Small Business Hackathon

The TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT is proud to announce the launch of its very first cohort of the...

Le TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT et ses partenaires lancent le TROPICS STARTUPS CHALLENGE

Le sommet d’affaires TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT en collaboration avec ses partenaires MELANIN KAPITAL, DIRA PARTNERS, REDA CAPITAL et OPEN CONSULTING lancent le...

La JEUNE CHAMBRE DU CONGO-KINSHASA AU QUÉBEC, partenaire de la 4ème édition du sommet d’investissement TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT

Dans la perspective du prochain sommet d’investissement TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT, qui aura lieu en livestream du 14 au 17 Octobre 2020 et...

La 4eme édition du TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT se tiendra par vidéo conférence du 14–17 Octobre 2020

TROPICS MEDIA (Johannesburg, South Africa) — Chez TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT, des mesures de précaution visant à limiter la propagation du virus Covid-19 ont...

TROPICS MAGAZINE Announces 4th annual TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT as a Virtual Experience on October 14–17, 2020

TROPICS MEDIA (Johannesburg, June 22, 2020) — In the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic and the forced cancellation of mass gatherings the TROPICS...
- Advertisement -

More Articles Like This

- Advertisement -