Gallagher Convention Centre
Gallagher Convention Centre, 19 Richards Dr, Halfway House, Midrand, 1685, South Africa

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Event Date Mon Aug 23 SAST - Wed Aug 25 SAST (about 2 months ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Mon Aug 23 11:00am - Wed Aug 25 11:00am
Location Gallagher Convention Centre
19 Richards Dr, Halfway House, Midrand, 1685, South Africa
Region EMEA

One of Africa’s largest and best established multi-sector tradeshows, SAITEX is now entering its 27th successful year allowing local and international importers and exporters to take advantage of inbound and outbound trade opportunities.

SAITEX 2020 was a huge success! Thank you to our exhibitors, sponsors and partners for helping make the 26th edition of the show a success.

Why now?
• The AFCTFA is well advanced, offering an EU-style single market to at least 26 African countries.
• Increasing stability and growth
• Opportunities and renewed commitment to plug Africa into the global economy.
• Government leaders recognise the need for safe investment environments to drive economic growth.
• Population of 1.2 billion people and a fast-growing middle class.
• SAITEX is the only multi-sector exhibition and conference in Africa providing unparalleled access to all industries.


2021 Speakers

Alastair Tempest
CEO, Ecommerce Forum Africa

Adewale Adejumo
Co-Founder, Dropstore

Mohamed Ali
AfCFTA Secretariat, Director of Trade and Competition

Andrea Anderson
GM: Operations, City Lodge Hotel Group

Connie Mashaba
Director, Amka Products (Pty) Ltd

Deborah Garth
Owner / Founder, Deborah Garth Interior Design International

Doug Hunter
Manager: Customer & Ecosystem Enablement, SYSPRO Africa

Dr Vikki Eriksson
Director, Innovative Design Education Africa (IDEA) Collective

Francois Fouche
Director / Growth Diagnostics, NWU

Herman Brits
General Manager, Hotel Sky

Jabu Stone
Founder & Director, Jabu Stone

Jacki Mpondo-Hendricks

Janet Deel-Smith
VP Business Development & Marketing, MANE Flavours Sub-Saharan Africa

Jason McEvoy
Chief Operations Director, Norman Goodfellows

John Rocha
Chief Director, Department of Trade, Industry & Competition

Linda Mwamba
Owner & Founder, Suki Suki Naturals

Lisa Ronquest-Ross
R&D Executive, Flavours South & East Africa MANE

Lodewyk Meyer
Partner, Baker McKenzie

Mike Vroom
Group Operations Director, Newmark Hotels

Nicki Russell
Head of Innovation, Pick n Pay

Philippa Rodseth
Executive Director, Manufacturing Circle

Prea Moodley
Owner, Skin Lyrics (Pty) Ltd

Prof Desmond Laubsche
CEO, Greenside Design Center College of design

Reginald Sibeko
Managing Director, Micros South Africa

Richard Lawrence
Group Innovation Director, Tiger Brands

Rose C. Ronoh
Director Trade Facilitation, Kenya Trade Network Agency (Kentrade)

Managing Director, Stonehaven on Vaal

Sarah Carroll
Founder, Grow Global International

Shaun Wheeler
GM, Radisson Blu Hotel Sandton

Theresa Moller
Executive Director, Cosmetic Export Council of South Africa

Tim Judge
Group Supply Chain, Libstar

Virath Gobrie
Hospitality Commercial Manager, Sun International

Warrick Kernes
CEO, Insaka eCommerce Academy

Wesley Grobler
Executive Director, Warison Gemel

Xolile Mbatha
Research, Nutrition and Development Director, Kelloggs SA

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Partners

• Euromonitor International
• Ecommerce Forum Africa

• Consumer Goods Council of South Africa
• Cecosa
• Afroca Chamber
• MeN Logo
• Johannesburg Chamber of Commerce and Industry

• Trade Connect

• 657AM
• To build - Master
• Global Africa
• SA Profile
• South African Business Integrator
• Export Hub
• African Retail
• Trader's Friend