Funding your business in Africa
Seminar, Thursday, February 20th, 2020 in Johannesburg
Companies in South Africa can join AFRICA INNOVATION NETWORK® in Johannesburg. We have min. 4 seminars a year and 1-2 business delegations to the Nordics a year.
AFRICA INNOVATION NETWORK® is a Nordic based business network with focus on business in Africa. In cooperation with our partner in South Africa, InterGest South Africa Ltd (Pty) we are launching “AFRICA INNOVATION NETWORK® South Africa”. We will carry out 4-5 seminars a year, focussing on the business environment in the Nordics. Our ambition is, to build the most relevant bridge between Nordic and African businesses.
We gather South African companies with focus on business in the Nordics
How to do business in the Nordics
At this seminar, Thursday, February 20th , 2020 in Johannesburg (South Africa) – we will focus on how to obtain external funding to your business in South Africa. There are more than 200 different funding opportunities in Africa and the Nordics for businesess in many sectors, doing business in Africa. We will highlight some of the funding opportunities availbale for Nordic/African joint ventures.
4.30 pm: Registration
4.45 pm: Welcome to AFRICA INNOVATION NETWORK in South Africa
Managing Director, Mr. Volker Werth, InterGest South Africa
5.10 pm: Funding opportunties in Africa (Online webinar from the Nordics)
CEO, Mr. Flemming Soerensen, Nordekon Consultancy Company
Senior Consultant, Ms. Sarah Skou Andreasen, AFRICA INNOVATION NETWORK
6.10 pm: Company case 1: TBA
7.00 pm: Company case 2: TBA
7.30 pm: Company case 3: TBA
8.00 pm: Networking
We have also invited relevant African and Nordic diplomats to participate in the seminar. We will serve beer/wine as well as non-alcoholic drinks.
There will be served coffee/the during the seminar.
Meet Our Speakers
Mr. Flemming Sørensen
CEO, Nordekon Consultancy Company
Mr. Volker Werth
Managing Director, InterGest South Africa
Mr. Isaac Matshego
FACTS ABOUT THE SPEAKING COMPANIES
The speaking companies are all companies with extensive experience in doing business with Nordic companies and leaders from the Nordics.
Ms. Sarah Skou Andreasen
Consultant, AFRICA INNOVATION NETWORK
“Nordic companies have relaxed leadership models, think innovative and they are very motivated to engage in new partnerships if there is a clear business purpose”
Date & Participation fee
February 20th, 2020 from 4.30 pm – 8.30 pm
Members of AFRICA INNOVATION NETWORK are participating free of charge to any of our events we facilitate and arrange
Non-members are participating at ZAR 350 (ex. VAT) a person. The fee is hereafter deducted the annual membership fee
As partner you participate free of charge to all events and you can bring one extra guest
Managing Director, Mr. Volker Werth
AFRICA INNOVATION NETWORK in South Africa is for South African companies with focus on business in the Nordics. If you would like to apply for membership please send us a message by using the contact form.
Contact our local partner InterGest Ltd (Pty) in South Africa if you have any questions regarding AFRICA INNOVATION NETWORK in South Africa: email@example.com