New ATIGS Partner
APO (formerly known as African Press Organization) owns and manages Africa Wire® and MENA Wire®, the press release distribution services dedicated to Africa and the Middle East. Founded in 2007, APO is the sole press release wire in Africa, and the global leader in media relations related to Africa and the Middle East. With headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland, APO owns a media database of over 250,000 contacts in media and online news.
APO Group will assist ATIGS in establishing its reputation across the continent by creating a custom Press Office on Africa-Newsroom.com. ATIGS press releases will be posted on a custom landing page that is visually rich and mirrors the event, displays all the social media feeds, all hosted on a sub domain matching the event name. Journalists and target audiences will be able to copy, share, download, embed, create customized RSS, email and FTP feeds, customized widgets, and take the content to other websites for all major CMS types. Website: http://www.apo-opa.com/
ABOUT ATIGS 2018
The 2018 Africa Trade & Investment Global Summit (ATIGS) scheduled to be held on June 24-26, 2018 in Washington D.C, is a unique high-level conference and trade show, prestigious, biennial business platform designed specifically to promote and facilitate international trade and foreign direct investment in Africa, with attendance projection of over 2,000 participants from more than 70 countries, +150 speakers, +160 exhibitors, +120 government officials (ministers, ambassadors, trade & investment officers), 13 co-located events, project developers, business leaders, +350 global investors (pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, private equity and asset management firms), +130 trade promotional organizations (TPOs) and investment promotion agencies (IPAs) from various African countries all under one roof for three days of networking, markets knowledge sharing, marketing & matchmaking, G2B, G2G and B2B meetings & deal making.
The event will cover key economic sectors and natural resources sector with series of keynotes, dedicated networking sessions, country & sector focus round tables, project & country presentations, investors’ zone, ministerial round-tables, International pavilions (Middle East, Europe, U.S.A, Canada, and Asia), Africa countries pavilions, trade experts zone, red carpet treatment, fashion show, and others.