Advancing a Resilient and Sustainable U.S.-Africa Partnership
Corporate Council on Africa and the Government of Mozambique hosted the 12th U.S.-Africa Business Summit on June 18 - 21, 2019 in Maputo, Mozambique. The Summit brought more than 1,300 U.S. and African private sector executives, international investors, senior government officials and multilateral stakeholders. The Summit will served as a platform for U.S. and African business and government leaders to:
ENGAGE on key sectors including agribusiness, energy, health, infrastructure, ICT, finance and more;
NETWORK with key private sector and government decision makers;
EXPLORE new business opportunities and meet potential business partners; and
ADVOCATE to shape effective U.S.-Africa trade and investment policies
Since 1997, CCA's U.S.-Africa Business Summit has been regarded as the essential conference on doing business in and investing in Africa.
The multi-day conference addressed the rapidly evolving models for business and investment in the continent's most pressing sectors and offered countless opportunities to meet new partners, gather insights, and meet your business development goals.
President, Republic of Mozambique
President, Republic of Rwanda
President, Republic of Namibia
President, Republic of Botswana
President, Republic of Kenya
President, Republic of Malawi
President, Republic of Zambia
Kingdom of Eswatini
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"Let me also acknowledge with great admiration the critical role that the Corporate Council on Africa has played in promoting investment opportunities in Africa"
H.E. Filipe Nyusi,
Republic of Mozambique
"Our relationship with Africa has to continue its transition from being aid-based to trade-based"
Sec. Wilbur Ross,
U.S. Secretary of Commerce
"A close partnership between the U.S. and Africa, the next investment growth frontier in the world, is so crucial. Let us be great, together!"
Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina,
"Where else would one be exposed to, and have the opportunity to make contact and establish relationships with such a diverse group of companies, government agencies and diplomats in one location?"
Summit 2017 attendee
Joaquim Chissano International Conference Centre
Avenida da Marginal
We send our heartfelt condolences to the people of Mozambique for the devastation caused by Cyclone Idai.
We wish you strength and endurance during your recovery.