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.
Build early brand momentum, awareness & press coverage months before show day
Generate new business opportunities with qualified buyers seeking solutions
Gain valuable insights about the regional trends, needs & wider African 4IR landscape
Promote products, services & programmes to a curated audience of 5K+ delegates
Network with thought leaders, buyers, Governments, trade missions & start-ups
Reach 30K+ practitioners via our regional mailer, magazine, social & video ecosystem
Obtain detailed insights via our buyer survey plus opt-in delegate list & show analytics
Develop your African channel, deployment & distribution partner network with local ISVs
Leverage our network, with newsletter, trade magazine & bespoke services 365 all year
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.
AI Expo Africa 2021 ONLINE lobby
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.
Watch the AI Expo Africa 2021 ONLINE event platform overview for exhibitors & sponsors
This short film will give you a feel for the format of the event plus key features to help you promote your brand, products, services and programmes to our community members.
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 successful AI Expo Africa trade event in Cape Town
In 2020 & 2021 we moved to a live online event format due to the COVID 19 pandemic
Our online events used live interactive e-booths with detailed show analytics
Exhibitors receive a delegate list of all attendees joining the show in all our formats
We also offer a training sessions to help our sponsors maximise ROI from our events
All our shows have a help desk staffed by “real people” to ensure a great event
AI Expo Africa 2021 ONLINE booth examples for our digital event series
Sponsor & Exhibitor Packages for 2022
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 demand for 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 event format and we hope you can join us for our largest event to date.
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
10x Country & Showcase Pavilions
1x University Poster Wall
1x AI4Her Partner
1x AI4Good Partner
4x Labs / Executive workshops
4x Innovation Challenges
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
Complete the form below to receive prospectus, packages & pricing for AI Expo Africa 2022