CAPE TOWN - The World Economic Forum Africa which ran from the 4th to the 6th of September is the 28th time that the forum was held on the African continent.
The forum is set to tackle these issues by focusing on how to scale up the transformation of regional architecture related to smart institutions, investment, integration, industry and innovation.
Topics that were discussed at the event include the African free trade agreement, the fourth industrial revolution and the blue economy.
During the three day event the who's who of government, business and technology sector descended upon the Cape Town International Convention Centre.
Here is look at some of the prominent figures that appeared at the World Economic Forum: