Date: 16th-18th January, 2020
Venue: Kigali, Rwanda
Information: The Creative Africa Exchange has been created to be a catalyst that brings together identified assets and resources within the creative industry’s ecosystem. Developed and managed by Times Multimedia, CAX has been designed to be the nexus of Africa’s creative economy to stimulate, consolidate the African creative and cultural industry’s’ fragmented ecosystem into a sustainable impactful asset that contributes to the transformation of the continent.
Launched during the Intra Africa Trade Fair in Cairo in December 2018, CAX is the first exchange of its kind. The only pan-African summit for the creative ecosystem devoted to creativity in the fields of music, art, design, fashion, literature, culture, publishing, film and television.
CAX will facilitate investments into the industry through trade, industrialization and provision of critical infrastructure to support the transformation of Africa. Through mobilizing continental initiatives such as African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) and Intra African Trade Fair (IATF).