Programme of events 2023

You will leave ILTM Africa with more contacts, more opportunities, and more insights than you can imagine. But while appointments will always be the heart of our show, ILTM Africa is also all about making those lasting memories. 

ILTM Africa events are so much more than matchmaking. Special bonds and memories are made as the unforgettable events promise to excite. Start the week with an idea and end it with a celebration!

Watch this space for updated functions 2024

Thursday, 30 March 2023

The Hosted Buyer Welcome Evening Function

The Taj Hotel

18h00 – 21h30

Before three-days of appointments, the ILTM Africa Hosted Buyer Welcome Party is the ideal time to rejuvenate , prepare and set the mood for our delegates  at the Majestic Taj Hotel , a breath-taking fusion of rich Indian heritage, signature Taj service, generous local traditions, and contemporary design. Taj Cape Town resides at the heart of the Mother City's dynamic business and leisure hub on Wale Street, Cape Town.

Friday, 31 March 2023

Picnic in the Gardens

Kirstenbosch Botanical - Sculpture Gardens

12h30 – 13h45

What better way to break day 1 of curated meetings than to relax, reflect and be served a scrumptious picnic luncheon box in the beautiful Sculpture Garden situated at the foot of one of the 7 wonders of the world. Exhibitors and Buyers will be met by beautiful roaming enchanted dancers as they secure their cosy picnic seating in our Bohemian theme. Lunch is hosted and served by Moyo which  is nestled inside Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens.

Saturday, 1 April 2023

A Belmond Experience at the Iconic “Pink Lady”

Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel

12h30 – 13h45

Mount Nelson has long been regarded as one of the city’s top five-star hotels that has been captivating visitors since 1899. It offers the perfect combination of leafy tranquillity and contemporary buzz.  With its enviable location at the foot of Table Mountain,  join us for an afternoon to remember in “Nellie’s” Oasis Bistro. Lunch will be enjoyed alongside a keynote address that will explore travel in the luxury space that extends into golf and LGBTQ+ travel.

An evening of contemporary African Art – Hosted by Zeitz MOCAA | powered by Shimansky

Zeitz Mocaa

18h30 – 22h00

This year we’ve partnered with Shimansky and Zeitz MOCAA for this showstopper event held at the largest museum of contemporary art from Africa.

Guests will experience Shimansky’s Cape Town Diamond Museum in the V&A Clock Tower which pays tribute to the world’s most precious gem, the diamond.

Following the tour, our ILTM Africa family will have an opportunity to shop before walking to the Zeitz MOCAA in the Silo District. The district is known as a sanctuary in the city celebrating art, style, and design. An exclusive night in the Museum will wow guests with surprises around every corner.

Sunday, 2 April 2023

All Good Things Come to an End

The Vineyard Hotel

14h30 – 17h00

After an incredible 3 days, The Vineyard invites you to “be immersed in fleeting moments experienced with fine fare that inspires you to pause, slow down and enjoy.” 

Guests can look forward sustainable culinary delights, local wines, cocktails and more. Set in beautiful gardens with views of the eastern slopes of Table Mountain, our final event promises to create lasting memories before saying goodbye.