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18 December 2018
Vienna, Austria
B2B Meetings High-Level Forum Africa-EU

Welcome to

High-Level Forum Africa-Europe

B2B Meetings

Taking cooperation to the digital age


Paul Kagame, President of the Republic of Rwanda and current Chairperson of the African Union, and Sebastian Kurz, Federal Chancellor of the Republic of Austria, holding the rotating presidency of the Council of the EU, cordially invite African and European heads of state or government, CEOs of major global companies as well as innovative entrepreneurs and stakeholders to the High-Level Forum Africa-Europe.  

Corporates, as well as startups, will have the opportunity to interact with high-level government representatives, potential investors and cooperation partners.

What to expect:

  • High-Level Round Tables on topics such as Startup-Financing, Fintech, Edtech, Agriculture 4.0, Renewable Energy, E-Gov. More information visit the event website of the Austrian Chancellery.
  • Individual, pre-booked meetings with other conference participants.
  • Side-Events on Renewable Energy, Doing Business in Africa, et. al.
  • Coaching with the Austrian Commercial Counselors in Africa
    and Sector Experts of Advantage Austria/WKO
    (for Austrian Companies only).

The High Level Forum and the integrated B2B meetings are by invitation only.

The B2B Platform is free of charge for admitted participants and is co-sponsored by go-international, a shared export-initiative of the Federal Ministry for Digital and Economic Affairs and the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber.

Matchmaking – How does it work?

is an ideal opportunity to initiate promising contacts in pre-arranged meetings

  1. Register & publish your collaboration wishes
  2. Browse the participant list and book meetings with delegates of your interest
  3. A few days before the event you receive your meeting schedule

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Location Austria Center Vienna
Organised by
Participants 729
Meetings 383
Austria 485
Hungary 69
Poland 38
Germany 34
Nigeria 30
Czech Republic 27
Belgium 23
France 22
Egypt 21
Ghana 19
Ethiopia 18
South Africa 16
Rwanda 13
Mali 11
Kenya 11
Senegal 10
United Kingdom 9
Uganda 9
Slovenia 8
Sweden 8
Netherlands 7
Croatia 7
Latvia 7
Tanzania, United Republic Of 6
Romania 6
Switzerland 6
Namibia 6
Cameroon 5
Guinea 5
Zimbabwe 4
United States 4
Denmark 4
Lesotho 4
Morocco 3
Algeria 3
Angola 3
Malta 3
Estonia 3
Slovakia 3
Canada 2
Burundi 2
Sudan 2
Luxembourg 2
Italy 2
Mauritius 2
Congo, The Democratic Republic Of The 2
Finland 2
Côte d'Ivoire 2
Lithuania 2
Zambia 1
Tunisia 1
Gambia 1
China (Hong Kong) 1
Bulgaria 1
Serbia 1
Sierra Leone 1
Botswana 1
Congo 1
Burkina Faso 1
Spain 1
Mozambique 1
Ireland 1
Greece 1
Total 1004
Company 465
Start-up 134
Investor 26
Business Angel 9
Authority/Government 85
Consulting 130
Other 155
Total 1004