The inaugural annual City Development convention affords an all-round
viable turnkey platform for city development, economic growth
and job creation.
We will address development issues and challenges, strategic
solutions, investment strategies and pertinent case studies in
city planning, infrastructure development and city management.
Subsequent to success of previous City Development projects in
Johannesburg , this highly anticipated event is an excellent platform
to network, exchange ideas, seek
business opportunities and to tap into the experience of key industry
Joburg is a vibrant, diverse, cosmopolitan city: a melting pot
of nationalities, races, religions and cultures.
It offers a unique blend of first-world sophistication and emerging
market vitality. The City is renowned for its hospitality - possibly
because many residents weren't born here but have been attracted
by the lively job market and upbeat lifestyle.
Foreign investment continues to grow, Joburg is becoming home
to large concentrations of foreign residents, with a population
of 3,9-million, is the capital of SA's most prosperous province,
Gauteng is the country's largest metropolitan economy.
The event will span over 3 days in which
we will in details the following topics withlocal and international
- Transport Development
- Ports, Roads and Rail
- Trade and Investment Opportunities
- Bilateral trade opportunities
- Communication Infrastructure
- Social Infrastructure
- Land Development
- Solid W aste, Water and Electricity Management
- Energy Infrastructure
- Property Development
- City Asset Management Infrastructure
Fast Facts about Joburg
- Ideal base to reach 14 Southern African
Development Communit y
(SADC) countries comprising over 250 million people.
- Joburg's OR Tambo International Airport
is the biggest and busiest
freight and passenger hub in Africa.
- Over 20 major international airlines
fly to OR T ambo International Airport.
- Joburg has 3 airports with links to Africa
(OR T ambo International,
Lanseria International and Grand Central Airport).
- Road and rail links to all the main cities
and ports in the sub-continent, including Maputo, Durban, Richard'
s Bay, Port Elizabeth and Cape T own.
- The largest inland port in Africa and
the largest container depot in SA, the City Deep T ransport
Logistics Hub, are found in Joburg.