11 - 13 April 2022

African Tourism Investment Summit

Unlocking Africa’s Beauty and Promoting Economic Prosperity

As a major economic contributor for many African countries, the travel and tourism industry offers a plethora of opportunity, uniquely positioned to develop, attract and enhance economic prosperity across the continent; facilitate cross border collaboration throughout the value chain, and provide exceptional experiences to visitors from around the world.

The African Tourism Investment Summit in partnership with Invest Africa, brings together esteemed speakers and key professionals in the private and public sector, to highlight investment trends, industry challenges and opportunities.

Held during Africa Travel Week, the event attracts ministers, mayors, investors, private equity firms, venture capitalists, decision makers, international buyers and travel professionals, with business translating into millions of dollars to boost Africa’s economy, while providing visitors a lifetime of memories.

Key Summit Objectives


Promote intra-African joint venture partnerships dedicated to accelerating investment in tourism, highlighting fund initiatives for industry projects and prospects.


Building Africa’s tourism value chain, highlighting key pillars across infrastructure, project development, technology, sustainable tourism, air travel, market access, skills development and market access.


Dedicated 2-day summit, bringing together government, private/public sector and leaders for deal-making, to discuss investment, analysis, policies, opportunities and best practice.


Connect industry players to explore investment opportunities and continental policies that create a conducive environment for tourism development in Africa.

Thought-provoking conversations to stimulate and promote Africa as a key tourism investment destination

How will governments, business leaders and stakeholders respond and reignite investment opportunities in the African tourism value chain to drive sustainability, collaboration, and growth; hard hit by the COVID pandemic?

Join us at the 2021 edition of the African Tourism Investment Summit for valuable and thought-provoking discussions.

Who should attend?

• Finance Institutions
• Financiers | Investors
• Government Parastatals
• Economic Development Practitioners
• Public-Private Partners
• Bilateral and Multilateral Development Partners
• Project Developers
• Infrastructure Operators
• Leaders in Tourism Technology
• Investment Sector Media


DATE: 11-12 April 2022

VENUE: Cape Town International Convention Centre

*Terms & Conditions Apply*

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