The Global Business Roundtable (GBR) is a global professional networking organisation, with a key mandate to develop people holistically. GBR focuses on the following key areas of human development: spiritual development (which we believe is a foundation for ethical behaviour and consciousness); business and financial development (including trade and investment); family and society issues; science and technology; education and intellectual development; sports, arts and culture; leadership, governance and politics, as well as media and communications.
GBR has grown since its inception in 2009 to over 80 countries around the globe. It has presence in 43 countries in all the core regions of the Continent: SADC, West Africa, East Africa, Central Africa and North Africa. GBR is present in 14 Countries in Europe, 12 States in the USA and Canada, in Asia, Middle-East, the Caribbean Islands and Indian Ocean Islands. GBR aims to be in 150 nations in line with its Vision 2020 strategy.
The 2018 GBR World Congress aims to provide an unparalleled global platform where leaders and decision makers from all sectors address ways in which they can participate meaningfully in the next industrial revolution. Central to the high-level discussions is Africa’s positioning and participation, which will effectively advance the economic development agenda of the continent.
The diverse and content-rich programme caters for SMMEs, big corporates, public sector, partners wishing to explore Public Private Partnerships (PPPs), entrepreneurs seeking finance for their business initiatives and opportunity to pre-book B2B match-making meetings at our GBR Business Lounge. The main plenaries will focus on trade and investment opportunities between key economic regions including: Intra-Africa trade, Africa-Asia, Africa-Europe and Africa-USA trade and investment opportunities. The event aims to attract representatives from over 100 nations, including the 71 countries where GBR has already established a presence.
+27 11 242 8012
+27 11 242 8004
85 Central Road
P.O. Box 859