Who Attends?

Priority sectors and expected participants
The Investment Opportunities Brief (IOB) identifies the following seven sectors for the Great Lakes Investment Conference:
  1. Agro industry
  2. Transportation Infrastructure
  3. Mining
  4. Energy
  5. ICT
  6. Tourism
  7. Finance
Participants are selected in accordance with their involvement in the implementation of the PSC Framework, their roles in the realization of the IOB and potential influence on the region’s investment climate and/or actual investment projects. These include representatives of:
  • Key policy makers and selected government representatives;
  • National and regional companies;
  • International companies investing and operating in the region;
  • Chambers of Commerce, Business Councils;
  • Investment promotion agencies (IPAs);
  • Bilateral and multilateral development institutions;
  • Equity Firms and banking institutions;
  • Pension Funds;
  • Sovereign wealth funds
  • Stock exchanges/ commodity exchanges
  • Capital Markets
  • Rating agencies.