85% of exhibitors’ line-up already confirmed.
Poultry Africa, the biennial boutique-event for the poultry meat and eggs production takes place on October 2-3, 2019, in Kigali-Rwanda preceded on October 1 by the Leadership Conference. Professional organization, international network, and experts’ knowledge sharing are the foundations of this top event designed for sub-Saharan Africa.   


Free Expo and Technical Seminars by regional and international expert suppliers
According to the organizers, 85% of the exhibitors’ line-up for Poultry Africa 2019 is already confirmed. More than 100 companies are exhibiting at the 2019 edition of this event that already proved great appreciation from the industry two years ago. With an increase of 30% in number of exhibiting companies, the event aims at presenting an even wider selection of Feed to Food suppliers in poultry and eggs covering feed, crop-tech and feed-tech, feed ingredients and additives, animal health, breeding & hatching, farm production and equipment, poultry and eggs processing and handling.
Among the African exhibitors that already signed for the event, Poultry Africa will showcase Abusol Ltd, AGCO South Africa (Pty) Ltd, Agrotech Ltd, Avipro EAST AFRICA Ltd, Urban Farmer, Essential Drugs Ltd, ME VAC, Vetcare Africa. A 50% of the exhibitors come from Europe, including key suppliers especially in the animal health, farm production and feed ingredients and additives sectors. India, Turkey, China and Southeast Asia will also be exhibiting at Poultry Africa 2019.
Visitors will not only be able to meet professionals at their booths, but also attend the experts’ Technical Best Practice Seminars. Some of the interesting topics addressed by these sessions are “Heat stress, sustainability, and AGP free food, “Poultry health – the way to productivity and profits” and “Women in poultry business”.
While the Expo takes place in the Kigali Convention Centre, rooms MH 1-2-3-4, the Technical Best Practice Seminars will be hosted in AD rooms, adjacent to the Expo’s MH rooms. Both Expo and Seminars are held on 2-3 October, 2019 free of charge upon registration: a unique opportunity and 360º experience for African professionals to expend the network internationally and learn about practical solutions tailor-made for the African poultry industry.


Register in 2 minutes on the official website
Poultry Africa is a B2B event, reserved to industry professionals. Free registration is now available on the official website page www.poultryafrica2019.com/register/ and it takes only 2 minutes. Once registered visitors receive a personal free entry badge as well as updates about the show. The same registration link provides the possibility to also choose and register for the $ 99 program scheduled one day ahead of the Expo – the Leadership Conference.
Early registration grant visitors the possibility to secure a seat and efficiently prepare for the sessions most interesting for their business development.


Leadership Conference on profitable poultry production
On October 1st the Leadership Conference will anticipate the Expo with four sessions on “Profitable poultry production in Africa”. After an economic overview on the Sub-Saharan region, the retail and digital aspects of the poultry business will be covered by the second session of the conference, followed by a presentation on the importance of animal protein in nutrition and of investing in poultry protein in Africa. Practical insights will close the one-day program. The Leadership Conference is held at the Kigali Convention Centre, in room AD12 and will host key international speakers from the world and from Africa. The price includes all sessions, coffee breaks, lunch, and network cocktail. An engaging and rich program for the industry’s key players. The Leadership Conference received great attention in 2017 from the show visitors.


Partners & Networks
Poultry Africa is organized by VIV worldwide, the renowned feed-to-food network and series of events for animal husbandry. Poultry Africa is proud to work with strategic supporters for the realization of this event, such as the Ministry of Agriculture and Animal Resources Rwanda (MINAGRI), the WPSA, the WVPA, the Africa Agribusiness Academy, the Dutch Poultry Centre, the Netherlands-Africa Business Council (NABC), Rwanda Development Board, the Embassy of the Netherlands in Kigali, and around 100 partners such as government institutions, trade associations, industry media, and stakeholders in Africa and from the world.
1,500 professional are expected to visit this event, among which 50 Industry leaders will be invited to join a personalized program.

The organizers welcome the industry to the beautiful Kigali Convention Centre on October 2-3 for Poultry Africa 2019 Expo & Technical seminars, and on October 1st for the Leadership Conference.


NOTE TO EDITORS:

For more information, please contact (Ms) Diána Tóth, Event Manager Poultry Africa, by emailing diana.toth(at)vnuexhibitions.com or phoning +31 6 12957096.

Poultry Africa is organised by VIV worldwide, the business network linking professionals from Feed to Food. See also WWW.VIV.NET