Sponsors and Exhibitors

Exciting Sponsorship & Exhibitor Opportunities

The 9th UNESCO Africa Engineering Week and the 7th Africa Engineering Conference, which will bring together leading experts, visionaries, and thought leaders from diverse sectors across Africa, creating an invaluable platform for sharing ground-breaking ideas, best practices, and fostering meaningful connections within the engineering community. Your company’s participation as a sponsor in this event presents a unique opportunity to showcase your brand and network with the best of the best in Africa’s built and engineering sectors.


We are pleased to offer exciting opportunities for organisations to exhibit at the event – there are only 20 spots available! The exhibition cost, which is R25,000 (Incl. VAT) and includes ONLY a standard 3×4 stand (any additional requirements, such as furniture, will be at the exhibitor’s expense). The package also accommodates up to three representatives from your organisation at no cost and meals for the three-day event, allowing your team to fully engage in the conference. The setup day is scheduled for 24 September 2023.


Sponsorship opportunities will allow chance to engage with the event on various levels, from Platinum, Gold, and Silver sponsorships to specific sponsorships for awards, gala dinners, cocktails, and exhibitions. Each sponsorship tier offers distinct benefits that will not only enhance your brand visibility but also contribute to the success of this event. Your support will not only be recognized during the event but also throughout the marketing and promotional activities leading up to the conference in line with the type of sponsorship opted for.






Platinum Sponsor

Logo on all brochures, banners, 1x10-seater table at gala dinner, free 1-pager advert in conference brochure, exhibition booth, Attendance for 5 company members excluding exhibition team (3)

R300 000


Gold Sponsor

Logo on all brochures, banners, 1x10-seater table at gala dinner, Attendance for 3 company members

R 200 000


Silver Sponsor

Logo on all brochures & banners. Attendance for 2 company members.

R 100 000


Engineer Award Sponsor

Table for 10 at Gala dinner & opportunity to present an award and speak for 2 minutes.

R 40 000


Student Award Sponsor

Present award and speak for 2 minutes

R 4 000


Gala Dinner Sponsorship

Table for 10 at the Gala Dinner – to seat employees, to seat students and international delegates.

R 30 000


Cocktail Sponsorship

30-minute speech welcoming delegates as the host. Includes payment for drinks and entertainment.

R100 000


Lanyards & badge inserts

Company Logo

R 20 000



Event sponsor and company logo, Company Brochure & Gift in the Bag

R 60 000


Pens & Notebooks

Company Logo & Event hosting and Patrons Logos

R 20 000


Gifts for speakers

Company Logo & Gift Purchase

R 80 000


Panel Sessions

Includes one member of the panel and 15 minutes to speak about the organisation’s activities at the end of the sessions.

R 30 000



Stand and 3-person attendance per stand for 3 days (Mon-Wed) Includes registration, meals. Set-up on Sunday, 24th September.

R 25 000

Collaborating for Engineering Excellence Across Africa

Partnerships lie at the heart of the 9th UNESCO Africa Engineering Week and the 7th Africa Engineering Conference, themed “Celebrating Engineering Excellence in the African Region.” This annual event, proudly hosted by the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA) in 2023, gains its strength from the collaborative efforts of esteemed organisations: the Federation of African Engineering Organisations (FAEO), the World Federation of Engineering Organisations (WFEO), and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). Together, these influential bodies join forces to amplify the impact of engineering on the African continent, paving the way for a prosperous future driven by engineering excellence and collective action.


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