We formulate a portfolio summits, forums, meetings, exhibitions and exploratory trade missions. Our core sectors include; manufacturing, agriculture, renewable energy, construction, technology & tourism.

This calendar is a listing of GAA Featured Events for 2016 - 2020. Please refer to this site for updates.



Africa Trade and Investment Global Summit (ATIGS) 2020

Conference + Trade Show

October 2020 | Dubai, UAE |  Madinat Jumeirah Hotel 

World Business Week on Africa 

Global Traders Assembly (GTA)

June 2020 | Location:  Miami, Florida

Attendance is by invitation only | Request Invitation


World Industrial Conference (WIC)

June 2019 | Houston, Texas

Register Your Interest


Solar Business Festival  (SBF) 2018

Conference + Exhibition 

November 28 & 29, 2018 | Austin, Texas 

Texas Solar Business Week 

Africa Trade and Investment Global Summit (ATIGS) 2018
Conference + Trade Show Registration
June 24-26, 2018 | Washington, DC
World Business Week on Africa

Co-located Events Hosted as Part of ATIGS 2018

June 25, 2018
Construction and Infrastructure Forum: Africa 
Electrify Africa Forum 
Sustainable Agriculture Forum: Africa
The Forum for Africa Economic Development
Africa Smart Cities Forum 
Sustainable Educational Development Forum 
Consumer Technology Forum: Africa

June 26, 2018
Africa-China Economic Forum 
UAE-Africa Business Forum 
US-Africa Manufacturing Forum
EU-Africa International Business Congress

ATIGS Awards Ceremony
June 26, 2018 | 6:00 PM | Washington, DC | Registration
Omni Shoreham Hotel Registration


Investment Strategic Forum (ISF) 2017
April 3, 2017 (Week of Annual Investment Meeting) 
Madinat Jumeirah Hotel | Dubai, UAE   

Business Seminar with Ambassador at the U.S Ministry of Energy 2017 
April 25, 2017 | 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM  | Registration
Austin, Texas  | The University of Texas at Austin

Renewable Energy Investment Breakfast Forum 2017
Week of Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM8) 
June 9, 2017 | Beijing, China | Grand Hyatt Hotel Beijing

Economic Development Luncheon 2017
Week of UN General Assembly (UNGA 72)
September 24, 2017 | New York City, US

Solar Business Festival (SBF) 2017
Conferences + Trade Show |  Registration
November 29-30, 2017 | Austin, Texas 
Texas Solar Business Week

Co-Located Events Hosted as Part of SBF 2017

November 29, 2017
Commercial Buildings Energy Forum 
Sustainable Homes Forum 
Sustainable Agriculture Forum 
Energy Storage Forum

November 30, 2017
Clean Technology Forum
Smart Grid Forum
Texas International Solar Forum 
Women in Solar Forum 

Texas Solar Pioneer Awards Ceremony 2017 
November 30, 2017 | Austin, Texas |  Registration


Solar Business Festival  (SBF)

December 2, 2016 | Austin, Texas |  Hilton Austin Hotel

The Forum For Africa Economic Development  (TFAFED)

September 22, 2016 (Week of  71nd  UN General Assembly)

New York City, NY  |  JW Marriott Time Square 

Attendance is by invitation only

Partner Sourcing Meeting 2016
April 27, 2017 (Week of Hanover Messe)
Hanover, Germany

UAE-Africa Business Forum (UABF) 2016
January 19, 2016 (Week of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week)
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Sustainable Agriculture Forum: Africa 2016
September 16, 2016 | New York



Sponsorship Opportunities 
GAA offers outstanding opportunities to companies looking to connect with the committed, high-level participants at our events. We always have a variety of sponsorship opportunities that help companies achieve their marketing goals at our events. Our sponsorship opportunities offer a broad range of benefits including networking, branding, product service display, and more. Contact us at

Partnership Opportunities 
GAA is committed to working with other partners (local, national and international) to successfully export our business model and bring the same level of quality events and trade missions. We proactively seek to build partnerships that leverage the combined skills, assets, technologies and resources of the other parties to deliver our events and trade missions.  Contact us at

Advertising Opportunities
We offer advertising opportunities at our events across many media channels including website, e-Newsletter, digital magazines, contests, social and more. We pride ourselves on being partners with our advertisers and consulting with them to meet their unique business needs throughout the entire process. We provide advertisers the opportunities tomarketing impact by taking advantage of our low-cost/high-value advertising opportunities to reach our committed participants. Contact us at

Exhibiting Opportunities
We offer exhibiting opportunities at some of our events which provide companies with a unique opportunity to directly promote their brand, products, and services to prospective industry contacts. Our exhibitors receive complimentary marketing tools to increase traffic and promote their booths to attendees.  
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