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WHY ATTEND

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Quality Networking

Benefit from our vast network and build lasting relationships

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Fiery

Debates

Participate in fiery debates with key stakeholders in the fertilizer industry 

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Business Development

Engage decision makers through sponsorship 

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Government Accessibility

Gain access to government officials, government entities, CEO's and more...

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Valuable Insights

Gain insights into an otherwise opaque market

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Balanced

Attendance

Well balanced regional and international companies and organizations

  • 07:30 | Registration Open
    Sponsored by Located at the registration desk at the Park Hyatt Hotel, next to the entrance of the conference hall.
  • 08:00 - 16:00 | Visit to the Dar es Salaam port and logistic Steinweg facilities
    Sponsored by Prompt departure from the Park Hyatt Hotel lobby at 08:00 Following a brief private flight from Zanzibar, the delegates will commence their journey by exploring Steinweg's logistics facilities situated adjacent to the Dar Es Salaam port. They will have the opportunity to tour both Steinweg's storage facilities and their packaging line for 50 and 25-kilogram bags.
  • 18:30 - 21:00 | Welcome Reception
    Sponsored by Welcome and networking session for registered delegates at the Park Hyatt Garden.
  • 08:00 | Registration Open
  • 09:00 - 09:30 | Conference Opening
    Setting the Scene Dr. Mounir Halim, CEO – AFRIQOM, UK VIP Keynotes | Welcoming Messages Mhe. Shamata Shaame Khamis - Minister of Agriculture – Zanzibar - Republic of Tanzania Louis Kasera, Fertilizer Import and Export Manager (MIE) – TFRA, Tanzania Diamond Sponsor Keynote Habib Acar, Head of Africa & Middle-East – Anglo American, UK Imane Belrhiti, Head of Business Development Africa & Middle East – EuroChem, UAE
  • 09:30 - 11:00 | Session 1 - Global Developments, with a regional focus
    Talks & Presentations Chairperson: Mounir Halim, CEO - AFRIQOM, UK Global-local supplier’s view on the region’s present and future. Habiba Mouttaki, VP Sales and Marketing – OCP Africa, Morocco A dedication to the region through offerings encompassing the essential nutrients. Imane Belrhiti, Head of Business Development Africa & Middle East – EuroChem, UAE
  • 09:30 - 11:00 | Session 2 (running in Parallel) - Public-Private Conversations
    ** by Invitation** *Date, time and location are to be announced. Prominent government and corporate figures discussing the potential of collaborative efforts between the public and private sectors to invest in, develop, and foster the growth of fertilizer markets in the region.
  • 11:00 - 11:30 | Networking Break
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  • 11:30 - 13:00 | Session 3 – Dissecting Regional Markets, assessing the potential of sustainable growth.
    Talks & Presentations Chairperson: Mounir Halim, CEO - AFRIQOM, UK Tanzania Fertilizer Regulatory Authority highlights BPS and Tanzania’s market Daniel Maarifa, Business Officer – TFRA, Tanzania Kenya Market’s successes, challenges and future Henry Ogola, CEO – Chemagro, Kenya Kenya Market and Implementation of the Fertilizer Subsidy Program Edwin Oseko, Fertilizer Promottion Officer – Ministry Of Agriculture of Kenya Fiery Debate Major global and regional stakeholders dissecting and debating Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia and neighbouring markets’ status and development. Challengers: Panel from major players from the supply chain.
  • 13:00 - 14:30 | Lunch
    Sponsored by Networking Lunch at the Park Hyatt Restaurant.
  • 14:30 - 16:00 | Session 4: Finance Ecosystem Interviews
    Presentations Chairperson: Asmae Ismaili, Senior Analyst & Account Executive -AFRIQOM, Morocco Micro Financing Success Stories in Tanzania, and other regions Maria Mkenda, Principal Investment Officer - African Development Bank, Côte d’Ivoire New pan-African tool to risk-manage managing trade and microfinance in Africa’s fertilizer ecosystem Mounir Halim, CEO – ACORRA, UAE Interview Maria Mkenda, Principal Investment Officer - African Development Bank, Côte d’Ivoire Mounir Halim, CEO – ACORRA, UAE Armand Yoka, Business Development Associate – ATEX, Morocco How can digital technology play a role in levelling the playfield, allowing access to needed inputs and financing? What new opportunities will be presented by digital transformation in the agricultural financing sector? How can risk management and company ratings play a role in supporting the growth of the fertilizer sector in the region and the continent?
  • 16:00 - 17:00 | Networking Session
  • 17:00 - 22:00 | Gala Dinner
    Sponsored by Prompt departure from Park Hyatt hotel lobby at 16:00 Enjoy a mix of peaceful surroundings, a touch of history, and the soothing sounds of the ocean while dining and networking.
  • 09:00 - 09:30 | Welcome Coffee and Opening of Day 2
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  • 09:30 - 11:00 | Session 5: Initiatives and Developments in markets, data, and logistics
    Presentations Chairperson: Sheila Keino, Regional Head, East & Southern Africa - Sustain Africa, Kenya Sustain Africa program in the region Ben Valk , Executive Director – Sustain Africa, The Netherlands Humanitarian shipments to Africa overview Maksim Poltoradnev, Marketing Director - UFCL, Mauritius Tanzania, Kenya, Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire DataBoards Asmae Ismaili, Senior Data Analyst – AFRIQOM, Morocco Distribution ecosystem in Tanzania, challenges and future Rhoda Z. Magoiga, CEO - Mwana Wa Africa, Tanzania Introduction and future of Tanzanian Fertilizer Corporation (TFC) Samuel Mshote, General Director - TFC, Tanzania FINTECH in Africa Indrabhuwan Kumar Singh, CEO, Group Operations - MeTL, Tanzania Fiery Debate Major global and regional stakeholders debating the current logistical developments, and issues in the ports of Mombasa, Dar es Salaam and Beira and recommendations for the future; Challengers: Panel from major players from the supply chain.
  • 11:45 - 12:00 | Networking Break
  • 12:00 - 16:00 | Lunch and Networking Tour
    Sponsored by Prompt embarkment from Park Hyatt hotel at 12:00. Networking Cruise on the Sanjeeda, the biggest double-masted dhow in the Indian Ocean, along the Zanzibar coastline.

CONFERENCE PROGRAM

Conference Program-AFRIQOM Zanzibar Conerence

CONFERENCE SPONSORS

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Diamond

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Business Visit

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