INTERCEM Africa 2016

Location: Nairobi, Kenya
Dates: 23/05/16 - to - 25/05/16

Registration Full Price £860, $1245, €1100

  • Event Description:
  • Programme Information
  • Exhibition and Sponsorship
  • Hotel Description
  • T & C

INTERCEM will return to East Africa in 2016 as the world’s leading cement industry conference returns to Kenya’s capital city, Nairobi, for the second time.

INTERCEM’s last meeting in the city in 2014 was the largest gathering of cement industry professionals ever held in the region, attracting more than 225 senior stakeholders from more than 35 countries, as well as an extensive exhibition of more than 25 globally recognised equipment and service providers. 

Following on from that very successful 2014 meeting, INTERCEM Africa will convene in 2016 at a transformational time for sub-Saharan African producers and traders. Competition in the region is increasingly fierce in spite of the growing demand for cement (per capita consumption topped 100kg in 2014 for the first time), increased construction spending and new infrastructure and real-estate projects. With further capacity additions announced over recent months, across the region large multi-nationals, independent producers and grinding plants reliant on buying clinker are locked in a battle for market share, and should the trend continue, competition is only likely to increase over the coming years.

Only INTERCEM Africa will bring you all the market insight, news and analysis you need, presented across a full two day programme hearing from domestic and international cement producers and traders, and recognised industry experts; including the latest global cement forecasts from Exane BNP Paribas’ award-winning building materials team.

Key topics to be covered in the programme include:

  • Global cement demand, the impact of M&A and the changing industry outlook in China
  • Competition, imports and consolidation in the East African region
  • Global solid fuels market trends
  • Regional and international cement trading 
  • Cement storage and transportation logistics in Africa
  • International currency markets and managing the effects of dollar debt 
  • Funding and managing CapEx projects in the region
  • Latest technology updates

+ much, much more

Once again, alongside our market-leading conference programme, attendees will also be able to take advantage of unsurpassed networking opportunities and the largest exhibition of cement equipment and service providers in sub-saharan Africa.


Africa prog          

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If you would be interested in participating as a speaker of joining a discussion panel at the INTERCEM Africa please contact Matt Owen


If you would like further information on participating as either a sponsor or exhibitor at INTERCEM Africa 2016 please contact us:

Further information will be released shortly. Please contact John Darke for further information.

The new Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi offers a sophisticated retreat in Upper Hill, the central business district within this commercial centre of East Africa. Enjoy the peace of fresh, spacious rooms in a city renowned for its vibrant culture. Terrace, grill and poolside dining options make flavourful meals a breeze, while the outdoor pool serves as an enticing urban oasis. Grab a drink indoors or out, renew at our wellness centre and host dynamic meetings in world-class conference facilities.



The registration fee includes: full attendance at the INTERCEM Africa on the 23rd - 25th May 2016, coffee breaks, lunches and reception, event documentation and post-event access to online presentations.


Confirmation of booking plus receipts will be sent by e-mail.  Please ensure when completing the online form that you only use the e-mail address to which you wish the confirmation/receipt to be sent.


Obtaining a necessary visa is the responsibility of the delegate, check with your local embassy and if you are required to obtain a visa, please allow enough time for your application to be processed before you travel.  Please be aware that in some cases visas can take up to one month to issue. For more information on UAE visa requirements please contact your local Embassy or Consulate. Credits will not be given where visas have not been applied for in good time.

Please note that hotel accommodation is not included in the conference fee.

You are advised to take out appropriate travel insurance, as the organiser will not accept any liability for travelling, accommodation or other expenses incurred as a consequence of a possible event cancellation or postponement.

It may be necessary for reasons beyond the control of the organisers to alter the venue and content, or the timing of the programme.


A 50% credit for cancellations received in writing on or before 5 weeks in advance of the conference start date, will be made. No credits will be made on cancellations received after this date. Credit notes will only be given in cases of exceptional circumstance (for example, on production of a medical certificate) and an administrative fee will be charged together with any balance due.

If you experience any difficulties with the online registration process, please e-mail or call +44 208 669 5222

Maize & Blue General Trading

AA Group

AA Group


TURKISH Cement Exporters