Smart Partnerships for Private Sector-led Industrialization’

Malawi will hold its Second International Investment Forum on 10th and 11th October, 2016, at the Bingu International Convention Centre in Lilongwe, Malawi.

Under the theme ‘Smart Partnerships for Private Sector-Led Industrialization,’ the Forum aims at developing new business opportunities with regional and international businesses in the following clusters:

  • Agriculture and Agro-processing;
  • Tourism and Services (focussing onICT, Health, Education, Creative Arts);
  • Manufacturing;
  • Infrastructure (Transport, Water, Commercial and residential Real Estate, Industrial Estates);
  • Energy and Mining; and
  • Financial Services

Under the patronage of His Excellency Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika, President of the Republic of Malawi, the Forum will host 500 private sector delegates from Malawi, Africa and the rest of the world. Bankable projects and business opportunities will be presented and discussed. Government is putting aside about 15 strategic public projects which it will announce for off-take at the forum. The forum is also expected to achieve a minimum of 20 private sector deals.

Full details of the event including registration procedures can be found at