Delivering African housing in line with urbanisation
Housing for Africa unites public and private sector stakeholders to deliver national and regional housing targets around the continent. This event will demonstrate projects, international best practise, theoretical ideologies and blue sky thinking to bring new perspectives and best in breed ideology to this rapidly growing sector, identifying commercial opportunities aligned with public sector mandates.
Africa’s real estate industry is booming as economies across the continent record impressive growth, with the real estate market in Nigeria alone worth $360.3 billion.
With Africa’s population expected to double and hit 2.4 billion by 2050, rural-urban migration is set to increase, driving current cities to swell and force newer ones to spring up.
Housing for Africa aims to help Africa close the affordable housing gap in line with urbanisation by uniting senior government officials, loan providers, developers, financial institutions and investors to identify opportunities for development finance and new technologies for better building and construction for affordable housing delivery
2016 Co-located events
Construction IT Summit and Expo is THE ONLY practical platform offering vendors and solution providers access to the entire construction IT lifecycle. This unique setting allows for prestigious visibility, interactive networking and on site information technology demonstrations. This is the only event in Africa to showcase BIM and in endorsed by the BIM Institute.
Captains of Construction An exclusive forum for high-level decision makers and stakeholders from public and private sector alike to interface and discuss key issues facing infrastructure development and construction. This special forum seeks to promote national economic growth through the collaboration of key stakeholders determining the national development plan and infrastructure growth.
An opportunity to meet the entire Gauteng building and construction industry, making it the best knowledge and networking platform for the regions’ construction professional.
You can't afford to not be there in 2017
This is no ordinary event. We can guarantee that you will leave Housing for Africa (co-located with African Construction and Totally Concrete Expos) with dozens of ideas and hundreds of contacts to make your job easier and more productive. The programme has been tailored to enable you to spend as much or as little time as you have.
No matter what function you fulfil within the housing industry value chain you'll get fresh ideas and help from your peers and experts attending the conference.
- Innovation: Learn about state-of-the-art concrete and construction technologies for housing delivery from more than 300 exhibiting companies and sponsors showcasing new technological developments across 3 exhibition floors. Attend exhibitor workshops that provide training and introduce new technologies that provide further opportunities to build industry knowledge.
- Impact the future: A diverse attendee demographic makes it even easier to share your passion for housing, construction, cement and concrete with the construction industry and ignite enthusiasm for the next generation of property developers, contractors, investors, architects and engineers.