AFMASS Food Expo Uganda
NEW DATES: NOVEMBER 12-14, 2020
LOCATION: UMA MULTI-PURPOSE HALL, KAMPALA, UGANDA
TIMINGS: 09.00-18.00 HOURS DAILY
Sponsors & Partners
This year’s edition of the AFMASS Food Expo Uganda is sponsored and supported by the following organisations:
Great Lakes region's food expo
AFMASS Food Expo Uganda edition is the first regular food, beverage and milling industry trade conference and exhibition to be held in Uganda.
The event covers the entire sector of the industry – from manufacturing (milling, dairy, beverages, meat, poultry and fish, bakery, horticulture, coffee, confectionery, snacks etc); retailing, distribution, and the hotel, restaurant and catering sectors.
Uganda is the gateway to the area referred to as the Great Lakes region, one of Africa’s areas with vast opportunities in food manufacturing, retailing and foodservice due to abundant rainfall, high agricultural productivity and young, rising populations.
The event brings together visitors from across the following countries: Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, South Sudan, Democratic Republic of Congo, Kenya, Tanzania plus other African countries and beyond.
What's on Show at AFMASS Food Expo Uganda
AFMASS Food Expo Uganda brings together the country's small, medium and large food, beverage and milling companies to showcase their latest products and innovations; as well as some of the leading suppliers of ingredients, milling, processing, packaging, lab and logistics solutions. The mix of manufacturers, suppliers, food service and hospitality players make the events the best to green into the future of the food industry in Uganda and the Great Lakes region.
The Expo consists of live cooking, demonstrations and tasting sessions that enable consumers to understand the various ways food can be consumed and utilised in various settings, while at the conference sessions, leading experts inform consumers and industry stakeholders about the latest technologies, nutrition and health, market and food consumption trends that they can adopt at home and their businesses.
The Food Ingredients Show Uganda showcases the latest technologies in food ingredients and chemicals.
These include Flavours & Colours; Preservatives; Enzymes; Vitamins, minerals and trace elements; Processing aids; Fat & Salt replacers; Humectants and Emulsifiers; Bulking and Anti-caking agents; Acidulants & pH control agents; Sweeteners; Leavening and dough raising agents; Essential gases for use in the industry; Fruit, vegetables and fruit preparations; Proteins, Fibre and specialty carbohydrates; Water treatment chemicals; Fluids and lubrication chemicals etc
The AFMASS FoodTech Expo Uganda edition showcases the latest milling, processing, packaging, laboratory and logistics technologies.
These include Storage, milling and grain handling systems; Processing and handling equipment for food products; Energy generation and management solutions; Refrigeration, cooling, chilling and freezing equipment; Packaging technologies and supplies; Logistics and supply chain solutions; Laboratory equipment, supplies and chemicals; Food safety certification and training services; Pests control solutions; Personnel protection equipment and solutions; Plant Automation solutions; Environmental management solutions; Software and hardware systems
The Uganda Milling & Bakery Show showcases Uganda and the Great Lakes region’s grains (rice, wheat, maize, sorghum, barley etc); legumes and oilseeds (beans, peas, lentils, lupins, soybeans, peanuts, sunflower, etc).
The Show also displays various products made from the above including packaged and processed grains (e.g. wheat flour, maize flour, rice flour etc.), legumes and oilseeds flours; baked goods (including bread, cakes, biscuits, cookies etc) from Uganda, Great Lakes region, Africa and the World to a local, regional and international audience
The Uganda Dairy & Beverage Show showcases Tanzania and the region’s most outstanding dairy, soft beverage and alcoholic beverage products.
These include fresh and long life milk products, yoghurt and fermented milk, ice cream, butter, cheese, ghee, dairy alternatives; soft drinks (still and carbonated soft drinks, packaged water, energy drinks and beverage blends) and alcoholic beverages (beer, wine, spirits and traditional drinks) from Uganda, Great Lakes region, Africa and the World to a local, regional and international audience.
The Uganda Coffee & Tea Show showcases Uganda and the Great Lakes region’s packaged and processed coffee, tea, cocoa and other related hot beverages from Uganda, Great Lakes region, Africa and the World to a local, regional and international audience.
The Uganda Health & Wellness Expo showcases the latest nutrition, health and wellness trends that meet current consumer needs in Uganda and the Great Lakes region.
These include Specialty food products – organic, Fair trade, and other certified products; Baby food, baby care and pregnancy care products and solutions; Weight management products and solutions; Supplements, essential vitamins and minerals, essential oils and fine ingredients; Exercise and gym equipment and services; Sleep and relaxation supplies, equipment and solutions; Mental/psychological health, addiction and rehabilitation, etc.
The Uganda Sweets, Snacks & Chocolate Show showcases the most delicious and unique sweets, confectionery, snacks and chocolate products from Uganda, Great Lakes region, Africa and the World to a local, regional and international audience.
The Uganda Fresh Produce & Grocery Show showcases the most delicious and outstanding fruits and vegetables, spices, herbs; meat, poultry and fish; savoury and condiments products from Uganda, Great Lakes region, Africa and the World to a local, regional and international audience.
The Uganda Hotels, Restaurants & Catering Expo showcases the latest solutions and technologies to the HORECA industry from Uganda, Great Lakes region, Africa and the World to a local, regional and international audience.
Great Lakes region's food expo
Speakers & Panelists
The Speakers and Panelists at the AFMASS Food Expo Uganda 2020 are some of the most influential and impactful entrepreneurs, academicians, innovators and consultants from Uganda, Africa and the World, including the following: