Conference & Seminar  •  Events

I AM Tech Africa - Ambrosetti Forum official side event

IDC Offices, 19 Fredman Dr, Sandown, 2146, Sandton, South Africa
See on map

Event language(s)

Price: Reserve your place by visiting or contact us on for more information.


Event ended.

Be part of the inaugural I AM Tech – Africa Forum & Exhibition. An annual event showcasing the latest innovative additive manufacturing and technological advances impacting business today and its possibilities into the future. The 1-Day forum consists of 4 plenary sessions followed by an exhibition and networking reception. This year the first I AM Tech – Africa Forum will also be an official side event of the Southern Africa Europe CEO Dialogue.

A 3D-Printing Technology Forum & Exhibition for Business Leaders Experience how Additive Manufacturing is impacting your industry and how it can benefit your business – Prepare for the future! Forum & Exhibition

Additive Manufacturing commonly referred to as 3D-Printing is a disruptive technology that will impact various industries and provides endless opportunities for companies willing to rethink their operations.

I AM Tech – Africa is for C-level business executives, HoD’s of Manufacturing, Supply Chain/Procurement, Engineering/Maintenance, Information Technology, R&D, as well as all individuals, industry associations, universities, and institutions interested in adopting innovative 3D-Printing technologies or companies part of the additive manufacturing value chain.

The I AM Tech – Africa Forum and Exhibition will introduce a path towards adopting additive manufacturing technologies that will save time and money, ultimately increasing competitiveness.

Programme Topics:

  • South Africa’s focus on Industry 4.0 and Additive Manufacturing Strategy
  • Companies commercial readiness for Industry 4.0 and Global Competitiveness
  • Additive Manufacturing in South Africa: Current landscape and Future Outlook
  • The Additive Manufacturing Value Chain
  • Benefits from industrial adoption of Additive Manufacturing:
    - International cases from various industries
    - South African cases from various industries
  • An overview of Additive Manufacturing capabilities in South Africa
  • Commercial readiness: Does Additive Manufacturing make financial sense?
  • What leading companies in South Africa is doing related to Additive Manufacturing
  • Where to start – Lowering the barrier to entry:
    - Adopting 3D-Printing into your Business
    - The Institute of 3D-Printing
    - Support Programmes for Industry
    - Financing your Industrial 3D-Printer

Explore how Additive Manufacturing can benefit your business

Reserve your place by visiting or contact us on for more information.
Registration Fee for an individual attendee = R4 600 (Incl. VAT)
GROUP BOOKIINGS - For multiple attendees from the same company.
Registration Fee per attendee = R2 300 (Incl. VAT)

Registration from 8:30
Forum Programme from 9:00 till 17:30
Exhibition & Networking from 17:30 till 21:00

A side event of “Southern Africa Europe CEO Dialogue
As a Patronage partner, FSACCI is pleased to invite its CEOs to participate to the sixth edition of the Ambrosetti Summit in Johannesburg, entitled “Southern Africa Europe CEO Dialogue”, taking place at the Maslow Hotel in Sandton on 29-30 October 2019. The Summit, reserved to CEOs coming from Europe and Africa, will address issues of primary importance for the development of socio-economic, political and cultural relations not only between Italy and South Africa, but also among other EU and SADC countries.
More info here

Event Location

Share this page Share on FacebookShare on Linkedin