WHAT IS THE FRONTIER 100 FORUM?
Frontier 100 Forums are invitation-only events bringing together global CEOs of leading companies who share a commitment to business-driven development in Africa. Through these high-profile forums, participants share insights on strategy for meaningful business in Africa that not only lead to attractive profits, but also tremendous impact. Frontier 100 Forums are held twice each year, once in the U.S. and once in Africa preceding the World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa. This year, the Frontier 100 Forum will take place at the 15 On Orange Hotel in Cape Town from May 31-June 2, 2015. Cape Town is among the most beautiful cities in the world. Located at the southern tip of Africa, Cape Town situated itself as a primary port and Africa's third largest economic hub.
4 REASONS TO ATTEND
• Gain insights on operating and doing business in Africa
• Explore potential partnerships through strategic networking
• Connect with leading CEOs during VIP receptions
• Improve business strategy through in-depth discussions
6 IMPORTANT THEMES
• Strategies for reaching last mile consumers
• The importance of measuring business impact
• Effective skills training models to address gaps within staffing pools
• Overcoming logistic constraints to unlock Africa's potential
• Templates to expedite development progress
• Opportunity for growth through shared value
WHO IS IGD?
The Initiative for Global Development (IGD) is a non-profit organization that drives poverty reduction by catalyzing business growth and investment in the developing world. They bring together an influential network of senior executives from sector-leading companies with the interest and capacity to make strategic investments in high-need, high-potential areas of Africa. Members of the Frontier Leaders Network shape global connections and frontier market insights, and promote business-driven development to create economic growth and opportunity. Frontier 100 Forums are an integral part of IGD’s efforts to catalyze strategic investment in Africa to encourage economic growth and opportunity that alleviate poverty. Learn more about IGD by visiting the website at www.igdleaders.org
Learn more about the IGD Frontier Leaders network and the Frontier 100 Forums here .
IT’S AFRICA’S TIME IS PROUD TO BE A MEDIA PARTNER AT THIS YEAR’S FRONTIER 100 FORUM.
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