The Summit was opened by H.E. Robert Mugabe, the President of the Republic of Zimbabwe and attended by leading Ministers, including those responsible for economic planning, finance, mines, transport and infrastructure development, energy, environment and natural resources, state enterprises and parastatals, to name a few.
In the dynamic Ministerial session, Ministers from across Africa including Zambia,
Africa investor's Tourism Summit provided a unique forum for investors and policy makers to discuss specific projects and set the agenda for tourism investment and job creation. As part of Africa investor's mandate to showcase success stories, the group also held its prestigious annual Tourism Investment Awards, which rewarded the brightest and the best from across
Commenting on the Summit, Hubert Danso, Vice Chairman and Managing Director of Africa investor said: "Africa investor was delighted to host this successful and dynamic
The annual Africa investor Pan-African Tourism Investment Summit and Awards are now acknowledged to be a must-attend event for all those in the African tourism investment industry.
Summit sponsors and partners include: The Government of Zimbabwe, the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA), African Export-Import Bank, African Sun, Meikles, Native Investment, Cresta Hotel Group, the China-Africa Business Council CNN International, Sister Cities International, The Regional Tourism Organization of Southern Africa (RETOSA), NEPAD Business Group, NEPAD, Modern Ghana, United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO), Africa Project Access, Africa Travel Channel, TICAD/UNDP, Reconnect Africa and The Standard.