Welcome to a whole day conference to discuss new innovative healthcare solutions for East Africa!
The Embassies of Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda from the East African Community (EAC) together with the Swedish East African Chamber of Commerce (SWEACC) have for the past five (5) years been organizing investment and business forums in Sweden. All forums are about business and investment growth between Sweden and East Africa. Some of the focus has been on Energy and Sustainable business, Agribusiness and Value added Agricultural Products but now we focus on ICT and Medtech. This year’s topic in Rwanda is Health and Growth!
The EAC-BIF 2018 (#eacbif18) will take place on 20th March 2018 in Kigali. Building on experiences from past forums, this year's forum focuses on emerging and more cross cutting subject of "ICT based Solutions" with focus on MedTech for health care systems.
This years conference is a partnership between the Swedish-East Africa Chamber of Commerce (SWEACC) together with East African Community Embassies in Nordic; Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda and the Swecare Foundation. This year’s theme will be ”Health and Growth” with focus on Medtech and ICT. The objective of the Business and Investment Forum is to promote profitable investments and trade based on ICT technologies/products for managing healthcare. Interesting solutions for healthcare such as new Medtech innovation and services (mobile) for better health will be on the agenda.
Participants of EAC-BIF 2018
- Swedish and EAC Companies that offers or are interested in buying attractive ICT-solutions, IT product or ICT technologies for use
- Government representatives
- EAC Embassies accredited to Sweden
- Trade organisations
- Business Enterprises and Investors from the East African community
- Business Councils
Participants from Sweden: The EAC Business and Investment Forum 2018 in Kigali will be part of the Delegation Trip arranged by Swecare and Business Sweden as they will organize a complete program covering both Rwanda and Uganda from March 19th to March 23rd, 2018. Each participant will have to take care of their own travel arrangements and accommodations in East Africa but Swecare have a complete delegation offer. Contact us for more information.
The Aim of the Forum/Business Conference
The aim of the Forum is to promote successful investments and trade opportunities in ICT based technologies/products for better livelihood. The forum will give an opportunity for business to business (B2B), Government to Government (G2G) and Government to Business (G2B) meetings to take place.
Lunch and refreshments: Lunches and refreshments will be served at the venues and are included in the participation fee. Lunch will be at the Kigali Convention Centre during African Business Summit and the Rwanda Dinner Party after conference in Gorilla Hotel. All is included in participation fee.
Welcome to EAC Business & Investment Forum 2018