Date & Time

January 16, 2020 @ 8:00 am


Labadi Beach Hotel, Accra


The AfCFTA and Business Without Borders - The Game Changer


Crystal Ball Africa is an annual Pan-African business conference that provides a forum for business executives, investors, professionals, regulators and policy makers to discuss trends and policy changes that will impact the private sector in the New Year.

The 7th edition of the Crystal Ball Africa will be held in collaboration with AfroChampions and the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI).

The theme for the event will be “The AfCFTA and Business without Borders – The Game Changer”. With the AfCFTA being the world’s largest free trade area, businesses in Africa are set to witness the beginning of game changing opportunities from mid-2020.

This year over 200 business executives , policy /decision makers from across Africa and the world including Ghana, Nigeria, Zambia, Uganda, Zimbabwe, Sierra Leone, the UK, China and the United States and representatives of key international organization  are expected to be  in attendance.

H.E. Albert Muchanga

The Key Note Speaker
H.E. Albert Muchanga, the Africa Union Commissioner for Trade and Industry


Gain insights into:

  • How the AfCFTA, (the world’s largest Free Trade Area ) will operate
  • The emerging Trillion Dollar Private Sector Investor Framework
  • How the AfCFTA will impact your business
  • Which category of goods and services   will be affected and to what extent
  • How to take advantage of the opportunities and navigate the risks that the AfCFTA presents
  • How current global trends will impact business and investment opportunities in Africa.
  • How the combination of the new industrial revolution and the AfCFTA will change the business landscape in Africa.
  • Interact with Africa’s top business executives, policy makers and regulators.
  • Meet financiers looking to finance business ideas and growth.
  • Look into the Crystal Ball and understand what the future holds. Listen to our 2020 predictions.

Featured Speakers

H.E. Albert Muchanga

Africa Union Commissioner for Trade and Industry

David Luke

African Trade Policy Centre (Coordinator)

Abena Osei-Poku

Barclays Bank Ghana Limited (Managing Director)

Tony Oteng-Gyasi

Tropical Cables & Conductors Limited (Business Magnate & CEO)

David Ofosu-Dorte

AB & David (Senior Partner)

Clarence Nartey

Invest in Africa (Country Director)

Ann-Elvire Kormann-Esmel


Kwesi Korboe

Agribusiness Consultant

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Event Pricing

Early Bird Rate

$ 100 / GHC 500

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Early bird ends on Friday 20 December 2019

Regular Rate

$ 120 / GHC 600

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