Partners

  • Host Publication

    • ESI Africa is the global leader in disseminating African utility and power market news to more than 50 countries and growing.

      We provide over 78,000 professionals with renowned high quality and insightful editorial, equipping them with essential information to drive their own businesses.

      By choosing ESI Africa as your medium for lead generation or market consolidation, you have the best route to market through our prized data. No one can equal the data that we have gathered over years of hard work and we provide six unique routes for you to access that data.

            

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  • Premier Media Partner

    • Engineering News is source of weekly real economy news on projects, products, policies, personalities and technoeconomic progress, covering a wide range of industries. The news magazine, websites and newsletters provide a unique forum where readers can find news and comment critical to business success. A mobile version of Engineering News is available at m.engineeringnews.co.za and an Engineering News application is available in the iTunes and Google Play stores for users of the iPhone and Android devices respectively.

    • Established in 1996, Metering International is the global leader in delivering utility metering, billing and customer management news to loyal readers in over 200 countries worldwide. The magazine is published six times a year, and is an ideal resource for up-to-date information on the trends and developments in these industry sectors. Metering.com is the leading global portal for metering and customer management news, information and networking for the utility, metering, billing and customer service communities, connecting suppliers, vendors and industry leaders for a truly innovative online business experience.

  • Media partners



    • AfricaBusiness.com is an award winning digital magazine which focuses on providing information in the sector of businesses, ICT, environment, and green energy. The platform offer services ranging from interviews with VIPs, event announcements, business advertisement, and press releases on pertinent information for CEOs, businesses, traders, and general readers to fully understand the trend of businesses in Africa while identifying opportunities that accompanies it.

      For more information please visit: http://www.africabusiness.com

    • Africa investor (Ai) is a specialist investment communications firm advising governments, international organisations and businesses on investment strategies for capital market and foreign direct investments in Africa. Ai provides transaction advisory services, strategic research and investment indices to support its clients’ investment programmes in Africa.

      For more information please visit: Africa investor

    • Reaching over 300,000 readers monthly in over 75 countries, African Business is the best-selling, ABC-audited, African English language magazine. It is a sober, yet essential read for the discerning business person in Africa, or business person doing business in Africa. It is regarded with enormous respect globally.

      For more information please visit: African Business

    • African Business Central (“ABC”) is a leading online media company showcasing curated and original news on African Business, primarily, and all things Africa, in general.

      ABC's rapidly-growing site attracts tens of thousands of visitors every month that read and watch news, analyses, and opinions of business, economic, political, and cultural events in and about Africa. ABC is making its mark around the world telling Africa's success stories and highlighting the continent's swift socio-economic ascent to a rapidly-growing global audience.

      ABC’s core values are based on the notion that business, in general, and entrepreneurship, in particular, is the surest path to Africa’s socio-economic progress.

      For more information please visit: African Business Central

    • African Decisions is a comprehensive quarterly corporate and government journal designed to reflect the developing nature of Africa’s intercontinental and international trade environment. It offers its readers, both in its print and digital forms, a structured coverage of business intelligence tailored to the needs of those who do business in, or with, Africa. Directly distributed to decision-makers in African industry, commerce, the ICT/satellite sectors and government, as well as to directors of listed companies in sub-Saharan Africa, and available via selected airport lounges and airlines, it has an estimated readership of over 60 000, including senior initiators such as CEOs and state officials.

      For more information please visit: African Decisions

    • African Energy is a respected source of independent analysis on the continent’s energy industries, produced by Cross-border Information (CbI), a globally recognised business intelligence company with a long established research focus on the politics, energy and financial sector trends of Africa and the Middle East.

      African Energy’s work is based on the foundation of experienced staff analysts – African Energy has been produced by the same lead team since its launch in 1998 – and a network of correspondents and sources across more than 40 African countries.

      African Energy’s consultancy unit has conducted research for a wide variety of private and public sector clients including the Africa-EU Energy Partnership (AEEP), and the African Development Bank-based Infrastructure Consortium for Africa.
      Tel: +44(0)1424 721667. Web: www.africa-energy.com

      For more information please visit: African Energy

    • Published since 1966, African Review of Business and Technology is the most successful Pan-African business publication. It has the largest audited circulation of a business magazine in the area and carries over 80% of the international advertising in the market. For the latest industry news on African Review, please visit www.africanreview.com 

      For more information please visit: African Review

    • Africa Confidential is one of the longest-established specialist publications on Africa, with a considerable reputation for being first with in-depth news and analysis on significant political, economic and security developments across the continent. Our track record owes much to our comprehensive network of local correspondents, and the connections we’ve built up throughout Africa since we started publishing back in 1960.

      Why ‘confidential‘?
      This continent-wide, on-the-ground coverage enables us to identify and monitor upcoming issues long before they are picked up by the general media – and analyse their real significance for our readers. What’s more, all our contributors write for us on the basis of strict anonymity, a principle that was established from the outset in 1960 to ensure writers’ personal safety in the turbulent, early years of post-colonial African independence.  Hence the newsletter’s title.

      Who reads Africa Confidential?
      Today, Africa Confidential is read fortnightly by a wide range of institutions and individuals around the world, all of them united in their need for timely, accurate and incisive analysis of contemporary African developments.

      For more information please visit: http://www.africa-confidential.com

    • Alternative Energy Africa is the continent’s first magazine dedicated to literally filling the energy information gap in Africa. Alternative Energy Africa provides its readers updates on private sector projects, government initiatives, business and investment news, and strategies for a thriving alternative/renewable energy market on the African continent, all of this in addition to global project news and groundbreaking technology coverage. And to complement the magazine, www.AE-Africa.com offers the latest updates between issues making the AEA online and print duo “the premiere source” of alternative and renewable energy news covering the African continent.

      For more information please visit: Alternative Energy Africa

    • AptanTech is a blog covering tech and business-related developments in Kenya, Africa and the world. AptanTech, which has been published since 2009, has the following sections – News, Reviews, Analysis & Features, CSR, Tech&PR, Week-in-Tech, Events NoticeBoard and BLOG. Up&Ap segment which profiles upcoming and inspirational industry leaders in a Q&A format.

      For more information please visit: AptanTech

    • Aspire Africa is a digital platform committed to promoting African synergy!

      Our publication profiles CEO’s, entrepreneurs, and innovative companies to discuss business strategy, trends, leadership and growth opportunities covering African achievement that our subscribers and readers will find highly engaging and valuable.

      Each edition of Aspire Africa reaches investors, ‘c’ level executives, state and federal public servants and marketing teams across the continent.

      Our editorial team is on top of major developments across the continent making Aspire Africa one of the most signi´Čücant platforms showcasing African achievement.

      For more information please visit: Aspire Africa

    • Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) provides unique analysis, tools and data for decision makers driving change in the energy system. BNEF has 200 staff based in 14 offices around the world. BNEF’s sectoral products provide financial, economic and policy analysis, as well as news and the world’s most comprehensive database of assets, investments, companies and equipment in the clean energy space. BNEF’s regional products provide a comprehensive view on the transformation of the energy system by region. For more information: www.bnef.com

      For more information please visit: Bloomberg New Energy Finance

    • We’re an organisation that brings people together around common goals for Cape Town’s transformation. We’re connectors, facilitators and translators, working to help people find a common language and a shared set of priorities specific to projects that can make a positive impact in people’s lives

      For more information please visit: Cape Town Partnership

    • Centre for African Journalists (CAJ) News Africa is the African continent’s premier news agency that provides regional, continental and international news information when it happens.

      For more information please visit: http://cajnewsafrica.com/

    • Dataweek is South Africa's leading magazine dedicated to electronics, offering highly informed commentary to engineering and purchasing personnel involved in the design, production and maintenance of electronics equipment. 

      For more information please visit: Dataweek

    • Essential Business Magazine is a leading business to business publication. We cater for businesses across the globe from Africa, the Middle East to Europe. With over 500,000 subscribed readers globally this makes us a prominent publication for all businesses to showcase their success and innovative stories to a global market.

      For more information please visit: http://www.essentialbusinessmag.com

    • Global Africa Network Media (GAN) is a publishing company based in Cape Town producing print and electronic business-to-business publications. GAN publishes a series of 10 annual print publications, profiling each of South Africa’s nine provinces as business and investment destinations, including a national title, South African Business. http://www.globalafricanetwork.com/

      For more information please visit: GAN

    • Global Water Intelligence is the global leader for primary research information on international water markets. Our monthly and weekly subscriptions, databases and reports are established as the leading source of data for developers, suppliers, financiers, governments, utilities and municipalities seeking data on water projects with an element of private sector participation www.globalwaterinel.com

      For more information please visit: GWI

    • Gulf Oil and Gas (GOG) is the gateway to the oil and gas markets in the eastern hemisphere. Gulf Oil and Gas attracts thousands of professional regular visitors each day. With 50% of our audience defining themselves as engineers and another 25% in managerial roles. GOG 3D Projects service tracks information for 2000+ projects across the Middle East, Asia and Africa. GOG career center is dedicated to assisting organizations in building their engineering and technical resources.

      For more information please visit: Gulf Oil and Gas

    • iEcoAfrica bring actors and entities together who wish to inspire and lead positive change in the minds of people and in the ecosystems around and inside organisations. Our network provides a space for dynamic, transparent communication, exchanging knowledge and forging partnerships for impact at scale.

      Sustainability Communications, Economic Environmental & Social Governance (EESG) Reporting & Disclosure, Big Data, Behavioural Change and Stakeholder Engagement is just some of what we do. Our objective is to drive sustainable organisational practice in Africa.

      For more information please visit: iecoAfrica

    • IMIESA is the essential magazine for infrastructure engineering. As the official magazine of the Institute of Municipal Engineering of Southern Africa (IMESA), it provides critical insight and information on infrastructure development, construction, maintenance and service delivery.  To access IMIESA’s unique content via print and online visit http://www.3smedia.co.za/publication/imiesa/

      For more information please visit: http://www.3smedia.co.za/publication/imiesa/

    • www.infrastructurene.ws is a leading news hub for infrastructure development and service delivery, with news, in-depth articles, company news and an events calendar.  The website has three key focus areas:  infrastructure; development, maintenance and service delivery, water:  the preservation, treatment and provision of water and waste management including cleaner production.

      For more information please visit: Infrastructure Ne.ws

    • Matchdeck is a business to business matching platform. It contains a global corporate data asset of 16 million companies built from multiple sources. The platform has the ability, through data models and matching algorithms, to help companies establish new customer relationships and partnerships. https://www.matchdeck.com/

      For more information please visit: https://www.matchdeck.com/

    • Along with being one the biggest-selling pan-African magazine in English New African brings an African perspective to international reporting on the continent. Inspiring and always enlightening, New African aims to cover real issues often ignored elsewhere and to correct the many misconceptions associated with the continent. Each month, New African delivers the best features and commentaries on Africa and its people.

      For more information please visit: New African Magazine

    • Opportunity magazine, endorsed by the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI) is the mouthpiece for business in Southern Africa. The aim of the publication is to inform potential investors both nationally and internationally of the most relevant business news: trade, investment, financial, market-related information for each business sector, as well as to inform of the latest developments in business legislation from both the public and private sector.

      For more information please visit: Opportunity

    • Orient Energy Review has Emerged to be the platform and voice for the ever growing Local Content Policy across the world, it is targeted at tracking the various trends and developments of Local Content in Nigeria, Ghana, Angola, Tanzania, Brazil, the rest part of Africa and the world; wherever there is something to know about Local Content, it will be our responsibility to seek for it and have it published for the benefit of all. The magazine's 100% focus and coverage on Local content developments makes it stand out amongst others, indeed no magazine in Nigeria and Ghana has this special focus on the Industry yet, thus we have seized this opportunity to give a balanced and accurate reportage of the day-to -day activities in the Oil and Gas sector as it relates with Local Content. Beyond Local Content, we also cover areas like the growing Alternative Energy, Maritime, Exploration, Logistics, Power, Gas etc.

      For more information please visit: Orient Energy Review

    • Power Info Today is a leading B2B arena designed for the Power Sector, representing the most advanced industry information to allow our members to reach both ends of the facility procurement chain.

      Power Info Today features latest news, Industry Reports, Research Insight, Case Studies, Techno Trends, Articles & Interviews on various spectrums within the sector.

      Our objective is always to enhance the visibility of our clients through various online marketing & promotional activities. We provide various services to promote the products & services in front of  the targeted audience to contemplate the visibility so at to increase sales.

      For more information please visit: http://www.powerinfotoday.com

    • The PRIVATE SECTOR, a KEPSA publication, is a Kenyan quarterly magazine with international presence, supported and presented by KEPSA, and published by Brand Effects EA Ltd.  It was developed and launched with a vision of being the voice of the private sector stakeholders from all aspects of commerce in Kenya.

      For more information please visit: http://privatesectoreastafrica.com/

    • Renewables Now is an independent one-stop shop for business news and market intelligence for the global renewable energy industry. Our real-time newswire provides you with:

      - High-quality news coverage with searchable archive running 9 years back;

      - Dynamic, in-depth analysis of technology development, hot markets and asset management;

      - Easy filtering of information to find what you are looking for in just one click.

      For more information please visit: Renewables Now

    • ReSource promotes integrated resources management, with a special focus on waste management and cleaner production. It is the official magazine of the Institute of Waste Management of Southern Africa (IWMSA) and is endorsed by 12 industry associations. To access ReSource’s unique content via print and online visit http://www.3smedia.co.za/publication/resource/

      For more information please visit: ReSource

    • South African Business Integrator is a national audited business to business publication with its focus on both the public and private sectors in southern Africa.The main focus of the publication is to synchronize business information, business cultures and align strategies and business goals between the public and private sectors. The publication serves as an interaction medium between businesses. Its main objective is to inform, educate and advise key industry leaders on business objectives, strategic decisions, good management practice and governance, sound financial management practice and ultimately bridging the gap of transformation and transparency between the public and private sector.

      For more information please visit: http://www.sabusinessintegrator.co.za/

    • SA Instrumentation & Control  is the official publication of the Society for Automation, Instrumentation, Measurement and Control (SAIMC) and is the premier information source for instrumentation, systems and automation solutions in Southern Africa.  An unswerving focus that has made it the leading and most respected publication in its field.

      For more information please visit: SA Instrumentation & Control

    • Service Magazine is South Africa’s leading publication covering issues affecting the public and private sectors on a government level, across a variety of media platforms. With all the talk around the need for healthy partnerships between government and the private sector, this exciting and informative magazine is a direct communication channel between all three tiers of government and its surrounding private sectors. This makes Service a perfect vehicle for all the relevant sectors to get their messages across in this important arena.

      For more information please visit: http://www.servicepublication.co.za

    • To Build is an ABC certified business-to-business mainstream publication which is an effective medium to use for building your brand and communicating directly to your targeted audience. The handbook focuses on the latest developments and trends within the Built Environment as well as educating its readers through informative industry news. The editorial is distinctive in the way it conveys information on interior or exterior décor, architectural trends, the latest building technologies and projects throughout South Africa.To Build is an easy to use tool for the industry player and consumer when planning on building or renovating.

      For more information please visit: http://www.tobuild.co.za/

    • “Transform SA” is a business to business quarterly publication. The magazine disseminates information relating to socio-economic transformation within the private and the public sector. The editorial content of this highly sought after publication is driven by the ever-changing business and government environment in concert with the passion to educate the South African citizenry about the transformation in the context of South Africa especially for economic growth and the advancement of underprivileged communities. With this in mind Transform SA interviews individuals that were and are involved in South Africa’s transformation journey with a view to encourage the vision of all South Africans working together while providing a well rounded review on the success of transforming businesses.

      For more information please visit: Transform SA

    • Water&Sanitation Africa is the essential magazine for the preservation, treatment, and provision of water. Its targeted audience and extended, multi-platform reach opens doors for service providers throughout the continent.

      For more information please visit: Water&Sanitation Africa

    • INTERNATIONAL WATER POWER & DAM CONSTRUCTION has over 68 years experience of providing independent, technical and business analysis for the hydropower and dam construction industry. The publication has an audited circulation of over 4,000 print copies, and also sends over 10,000 digital magazines each month. As well as the magazine, we also publish wall planners, wall charts and regional development maps.

      For more information please visit: IWPDC

  • Supporting associations

    • AUTC shapes the future of utility mission critical technologies and services by driving innovation, fostering collaboration and influencing public policy. AUTC is the trusted advisor to utilities across Africa. The Council serves as the source and resource for our members to deploy telecoms and technology solutions that deliver secure, reliable and affordable mission critical services.

      For more information please visit: Africa Utilities Technology Council

    • African Sustainable Energy Association (AFSEA) represents and actively promotes Renewable Energy Solutions on our continent. Our focus is on the whole industry, rather than one sector. Wind, Solar, Biomas, Biogas, Bio Fuels, Green Products, Energy Saving, Alternative Energy, Energy from Waste, Fuel Cell Technologies etc.

      For more information please visit: African Sustainable Energy Association (AFSEA)

    • NIASA is an industry association of players in the nuclear industry to provide services to its members and to act as an advocacy agency for the industry.

      For more information please visit: Nuclear Industry Association of South Africa (NIASA)

    • The SACEEC is a private/public Partnership established in 2000 to facilitate growth and development of the Capital Goods and services sector. The SACEEC provides a facilitating role in assisting the capital equipment sector companies to grow their business through exporting.

      The South African Capital equipment export council’s mission is to facilitate, support and develop a competitive South African capital equipment manufacturing and services sector. 

      For more information please visit: SACEEC

    • STS is recognised as the only globally accepted open standard for prepayment systems, ensuring inter-operability between system components from different manufacturers of prepayment systems.

      For more information please visit: STS

    • ECREEE is the ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency, based in Praia, Cabo Verde. This institution has been established at the the 61st session of the ECOWAS Council of Ministers in November 23, 2011, with the mandate "to promote renewable energy and energy efficiency markets". ECREEE is supported by the ECOWAS member states of Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Cote d’Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Togo (15 countries of ECOWAS).

      For more information please visit: ECREE

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