Held under the theme: Building the Africa we want: A scheme into Africa’s investment process and drive. The meeting will convene key leaders from government, the private sector, academia and civil society to address strategic issues of regional significance under four thematic pillars:

Fostering Agile Industry Leadership Geopolitical shifts and the complexity of our global system

Achieving Technology Leadership Inequality, inclusive growth, health and nutrition

The New Ecological System – Environment, pollution and climate change

Sustaining Economic Leadership The Fourth Industrial Revolution, science, innovation and entrepreneurship