GTR Africa 2020 Virtual
South African Standard Time (SAST), Virtual Event
October, 20, 2020
South African Standard Time (SAST), Virtual Event
October, 20, 2020
Drawing on the high-level expertise, comprehensive market coverage and unrivalled industry connections of GTR’s Africa-focused gatherings in Cape Town, Victoria Falls and London, GTR Africa 2020 Virtual which took place on October 20-23, combining a mixture of live-streamed and pre-recorded content and targeted networking through GTR’s dynamic virtual event platform.
Spread over 4 days and combining 3 distinct events into the one extended virtual offering to capture a wider audience, this new format provided the opportunity for more detailed focus on key markets, innovation, trade and commodity flows, infrastructure and the wider implications of global disruption. The event also featured our inaugural Digital Deal Room, a bespoke origination and investment matching platform populated with unique opportunities for investors, held in collaboration with Orbitt.
A big thank you to all of our speakers, supporters and participants who attended the live virtual event! We are delighted to provide full access to the digital platform, including it’s chat function, list of attendees and all on-demand recordings, up to April 2021 for those who registered to the live virtual event. All others can set up an account and log into the platform for limited access to all on-demand recordings.
For more details about GTR Events, view our events calendar and contact email@example.com to secure your next event!
The main springboard for attracting investors, funding providers and more importantly project sponsors, this event is unique in its ability to bring stakeholders together in one large forum. Marketing the benefits of inward investment opportunities is key in today’s competitive environment – this is what GTR Africa does so well, year in, year out.
This conference is absolutely essential for business leaders around the globe.
Very current discussions in the context of world events and networking make this an excellent conference.
An important annual gathering of key players in Africa. The trade and export finance content and networking opportunities make this a worthwhile conference to attend.
Excellent platform for networking with stakeholder in the trade space from all over the world!
The conference has interesting topics discussed and a very good variety of financiers participating. This event is a great place for networking and understanding the business environment.
If you want to do business in Africa, you must be at this event!
Really enjoyed the conference and found the topics discussed to be very relevant and helpful. I will definitely make use of what I have learned.
Two of the largest sectors in attendance were corporates & traders (58%) and bankers & financiers (13%). Over 1,339 different companies were represented and 84% of all attendees held a senior to a c-level position.
Download our post-event report to view the virtual event breakdown and statistics.
As an introduction, have a look at this video for a quick tour of the digital platform.
GTR Africa 2020 Virtual encompassed the key aspects of the live conference experience in a digital format, retaining our core focus on networking, collaboration and knowledge sharing, with our unrivalled delegate mix including corporates, traders, banks, insurers, lawyers, technology companies, non-bank financiers, government agencies and investors.
In collaboration with Orbitt, GTR Africa 2020 Virtual brought you exclusive trade finance tools to connect corporates & traders with banks & non-bank lenders. The platform’s specially designed transaction engine enables companies that require funding to upload discreet financial information and match with relevant counterparties. Lenders who attended the GTR Africa 2020 Virtual could originate pre-vetted opportunities and broaden their coverage across the continent.
For corporates, traders, investors and lenders still wanting to submit, enter your registration here.
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Did you register to attend the live event?
Great! LOG IN to the platform to access all networking, chat messages and on-demand video recordings – available until April 2021!
Didn’t get to attend this year’s event?
Don’t worry – we’ve got your back! All of our virtual event discussions have been recorded, and guess what, we’ve made them free to access for anyone up until April 2021! All you need to do is provide an email address for access.
Unfortunately, you will not be able to benefit from the networking, chat functions, live polling or pose your questions live to a speaker – you will need to register for our live events to gain access to this.
PRO TIP: Did you know corporates can register to GTR Events for free? Head over to out latest GTR Events calendar now to see what events you could join live!
To access the virtual event platform to view the agenda and on-demand recordings you must first LOG IN to the event.
Returning users can log in with their work email address and password set up during the event. If you have forgotten your password, please select ‘Forgot password’ on the log in page to reset it.
For new users, click log in above, enter your work email. You will then be prompt to set up a new password.
PROTIP: This virtual event platform web link can be used to access the platform on laptops, desktops, phones, tablets and any other device with a web browser. We recommend using Google Chrome to ensure an optimal user experience.
Should you have any issues logging in please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
To enquire about speaking opportunities for 2021, please contact Jeff Ando.
Jeff Ando, Director, Conference Production.
email@example.com | +44 (0)20 8772 3015
Sponsoring is a great way to position your company or organisation as an industry leader and GTR Africa 2021 is a perfect platform for you to reach out to those that matter to your business.
Contact Peter Gubbins for sponsorship opportunities.
firstname.lastname@example.org | +44 (0)20 8772 3000
Institutional partnerships are available for government organisations and public bodies. Media partnerships and press passes are available.
Contact Elisabeth Spry for partnership opportunities.
email@example.com | +44 (0)20 8772 3006
Log in to to watch the on-demand videos from the various sessions and connect with attendees.
Access the platform by clicking the link below:
Then sign in with the email address used to register for the event.
This web link can be used to access the platform on laptops, desktops, phones, tablets and any other device with a web browser.
We recommend using Google Chrome to ensure an optimal user experience.
The platform will be available for access until April 2021.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for any log in issues.
Founder & CEO
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