Connecting you to qualified decision makers, buyers & thought leaders in Africa

Want to find buyers and distributors of your products & services in Africa?  

AI Expo Africa welcomes sponsors and vendors from all corners of the 4IR smart technology community both locally and globally.  We have a range of sponsorship packages to suit all budgets for vendors, platform providers, service providers, deployment partners, start ups and niche community / skills partners alike. The 9 core pillars to our value proposition ensure you maximise ROI and reach the audience you want.

61% of our delegate community are decision makers, buyers, budget-holders or purchasing influencers that include; Enterprise CxO / Management, Dept Heads, Analysts, End Users, Engineering, Government, NGOs, Academia, Investors and Start-ups.

AI Expo Africa buyer community breakdown (2021)

The AI Media Group is the de facto trade body for 4IR in Africa. We are well positioned to help you explore the rapidly growing African 4IR market opportunity.  Our goal is simple – we want to connect suppliers, buyers, investors & innovators in the local / regional African & International AI, RPA & Smart Technology solutions market.

Our AI Expo Africa 2021 ONLINE event was our biggest yet!

AI Expo Africa has a local, regional & global reach and it remains the ideal place to meet, network and transact with your clients and partners.  For our 2021 event we hosted 129 exhibitors and speakers with 40 hours of talks in our 4 track auditorium allied to poster zone showcasing cutting edge applied research.

AI Expo Africa – Overview for exhibitors & sponsors

Trade Events & Expo Formats

Face-2-Face | Online | Hybrid

Not only do we run traditional Face-2-Face trade events we also cater for online and hybrid scenarios.  Wether it’s our annual 3 day AI Expo Africa gathering or a 1 hour webinar, we have the ability to meet client requirements for one-off marketing activations right up to a multi-day 2000 delegate trade show.

  • In 2018 & 2019 we ran our flagship AI Expo Africa trade event in Cape Town, South Africa.
  • In 2020 & 2021 we moved to a live online event format due to the COVID 19 pandemic
  • For 2022 we are returning to our successful in-person format at our new home at the SCC Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • All paid for exhibitors receive a full, opt-in delegate list of all attendees joining the show in all our event formats
  • We also offer pre-event online sessions to help our sponsors / exhibitors maximise ROI from our events
  • All our shows have a help desk staffed by “our people” to ensure a great event
  • Our show build parter is GL Events who offer a dedicated local project team and excellent client support
  • We offer unparalleled pre and post event support, including a post event report with valuable delegate feedback
AI Expo Africa 2020 ONLINE Booth Examples

AI Expo Africa ONLINE booth examples from our digital event series

Join us at the Sandton Convention Centre in 2022

Sponsor & Exhibitor Packages Overview

After two years of digital events we are returning to a traditional Face-2-Face format for the 5th edition of AI Expo Africa 2022 in a brand new home, that of Johannesburg, South Africa. The Gauteng and Tshwane Regions of South Africa are home to the largest concentration of new and emerging 4IR tech companies dubbed the “AI Tech Capital” of Africa allied to a strong buyer demand for solutions, jobs and skills in this category. Its also a great opportunity to explore “The City of Gold” and the Administrative Capital of South Africa allied to the amazing tourism opportunities for our international visitors.  The AI Expo Africa community is excited about the much awaited return to our traditional in-person format at The Sandton Convention Centre and we hope you can join us for our largest event to date.

Learn more about the venue and show floor plan >> HERE

AI Expo Africa 2022 Sandton Convention Centre

Exhibitor Options for 2022

To gain a copy of the 2022 prospectus and full list of benefits complete the form below and one of our team will contact you.  The prospectus includes all the information on 2022 pricing and packages available.  We are happy to explore custom packages and insights you may also have for making this a great event for our delegates with your own unique ideas.

Packages on offer for 2022

  • 4x Headline Partners
  • 1x CSR Partner
  • 1x Destination Partner
  • 8x Diamond
  • 10x Platinum
  • 15x Silver
  • 20x Start-up
  • 10x Country & Showcase Pavilions
  • 1x University Poster Wall
  • 1x AI4Her Partner
  • 1x AI4Good Partner
  • 4x Labs / Executive workshops
  • 4x Innovation Challenges
  • 1x Programme
  • 1x VIP & Speaker Lounge
  • 1x Press & Media Lounge
  • 1x VIP Cocktail & Opening Ceremony
  • 1x Reception branding
  • 1x Bag branding
  • 1x Photo booth
  • 1x Tourism Zone

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