The festival seeks to further the vision of King Mohammed VI by transforming the image of Morocco typically portrayed in the media as “desert, camels, and couscous” to a dynamic, modern business hub and a significant player in socio-economic development on the African continent. The days will be an excellent opportunity to forge co-operation, partnerships and business ties for sponsors and exhibitors. The objectives of the Morocco Gateway to Africa event cover three fundamental aspects:


  • investment Forum in Morocco
  • opportunities related to Morocco’s strategic geographic location as a Gateway to Africa
  • Royal Roadmap for Investment in Africa
  • innovation and predisposition of Morocco for innovative investments
  • simplification of investment procedures
  • investment incentives and administrative facilitation

Civilization & Culture

  • cultural and civilizational heritage
  • Moroccan and African cultural diversity
  • highlighting traditional culinary arts, crafts and fine arts


  • coexistence and tolerance
  • role of Morocco at the regional, continental and international levels