How to do successful business in Africa
Oslo, September, 5th, 2019
Under the heading “How to do successful business in Africa” this seminar focus on how Nordic companies manage to penetrate the African markets successfully
How to do sucsessful business in Africa, September 5th, 2019 in Oslo
From 1.00 pm – 6.00 pm
NORDIC BUSINESSES DOING SUCCESSFUL BUSINESS IN AFRICA
At this seminar we will learn how Nordic companies do successful business with an impact in Africa. At this seminar it´s also possible to book-one-to-one meetings with the African diplomats and representatives from the African diplomatic corps.
Coffee, water and snacks will be served during the seminar as we will have many networking breaks enabling you to discuss and share experiences.
Companies already operating in Africa and companies looking at doing business in Africa. Funding institutions, educational organisations working in the healthcare industry in Africa, logistic companies, distributors, Diplomats and others interested in doing business in Africa.
Flemming Sørensen, CEO, Nordekon (DK)
Flemming will open todays seminar with facts and figures, complemented with a warm up quiz about business in Africa. He will also present today´s programme and a short presentation of AFRICA INNOVATION NETWORK and the ambition behind
The speaking companies
– Innovative businesses in Africa
Meet some of the most inspiring and innovative Nordic companies that make Africa leap frog with their solutions, products and services in Africa and further comply with several UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG´s). Learn also how to sell, distribute and produce your products in Africa.
Todays speaking companies have operations in more that 11 countries all over Africa.
We believe Nordic companies can make a significant difference in AfricaAnne-Marthe Hellgren
Speaking company 1:
Partner, Mr. Simon Engelbrecht
Product design agency based in Nairobi and Copenhagen. Focused in growing tech startups and tech business in Africa.
Speaking company 2:
Founder, Evangilist, Mr. Aape Pohjavirta
We at Funzi envision a peaceful world where people are able to lead happy and healthy lives, and have meaningful and sustainable livelihoods. Funzi was founded because we wanted to use our unique knowledge in mobile business, education, and technology to have a global impact on how the world learns. Funzi takes its name from funza, meaning learning in Swahili, and is inspired by Africa – the continent of growth.
Speaking company 3:
Head of Sustainability and Technology,
Ms. Silje Bareksten
Nor-Shipping is at the centre of the oceans. This is where the maritime and ocean industries meet every two years – a natural hub for key decision makers from across the world to connect, collaborate and do deals to unlock new business opportunity. This is your arena for ocean solutions.
Venue, Date & Pricing
Arntzen de Besche, Bygdøy Allé 2, 0257 Oslo (Norway)
August 29th, 2019 from 1.00 pm – 6.00 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 EURO 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
“The pace of globalisation and technological development is steadily increasing. The ability to provide advice that safeguards and enhances the value of assets depends increasingly on knowledge of changing market conditions and regulations, business networks and experience from various jurisdictions”
Arntzen de Besche
THREE IMPORTANT TAKES
Learn how Nordic companies successfully do business in Africa
Create new collaborations, partners and clients
Networking with both the diplomatic level, investors and other business people with focus on business, sustainability, distribution in Africa