African Ports Evolution have noted the demand for ever increasing turnaround time within the shipping sector and a great emphasis is being placed on automating many of the processes to speed up efficiency. There is a massive drive to invest in automation in a significant manner in African Ports, especially in terms of sea-side and land-side handling equipment.
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Smart ports, terminals, and related logistics and transport industries are crucial for African countries to achieve their economic growth ambitions over the coming years.
African Ports Evolution will have a dedicated breakaway conference track as well as a dedicated exhibition area for ICT and port automation and will be the premier forum to showcase your company as a solution provider to this ever growing sector in Africa and to join the conversation on bringing African Ports into the 21st century.
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At African ports you can:
- Secure one-on-one meetings with African port authority VIPs with responsibility for major infrastructure upgrade projects
- Demonstrate your proven expertise and technologies
- Take advantage of African Ports Evolution’s extensive marketing outreach
- Obtain exposure through our carefully selected network of partners; media partners, core associations, host partners and strategic partners
- Leverage our qualified databank of over 7000 African maritime industry stakeholders
- Showcase and launch your latest offerings and innovations
- Secure a prominent position on the exhibition trail and ensure your company is presented to the most influential customers
- Raise brand awareness by positioning your brand at the forefront of your customer’s minds
- Generate qualified leads at this targeted event
- Benefit from your own dedicated event marketing support team and discover a wealth of opportunities!
For a tailored package, contact me on firstname.lastname@example.org or +27 21 700 4300 Look forward to seeing you there!
Commercial Director - Transport