UK-based publishing and events company; Future Publishing Solutions (FPS), have announced that the inaugural SAPHEX event will take place 28 – 29 November 2017.

SAPHEX is expected to welcome 2500+ attendees over two days, and will provide a platform for companies looking to work in the African pharmaceutical sector.

Taking place at the Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, SAPHEX incorporates a 5600m2 exhibition space to ensure maximum coverage for exhibitors and attendees who wish to do business in South Africa and the wider African continent.

The exhibition is expected to attract over 130 companies interested in showcasing their services and product offerings to their relevant customer base.

SAPHEX will combine an exhibition alongside a content-driven conference, gathering speakers and participants from all stages of the pharmaceutical delivery chain as well as Governmental representatives, in order to have a productive knowledge sharing session.

Event organisers FPS have placed emphasis on securing a knowledgeable speaker line-up that will deliver quality conference sessions and leave attendees with the information they need to succeed in Africa.

The show launch comes as a response to a market need for a flagship pharmaceutical event in Africa, Future Publishing Solutions have experience organizing events in various other markets including; plastics & petrochemicals, veterinary, and dental. They have also collaborated with past conferences and exhibitions based in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Registration for attendees is now open and potential exhibitors are invited to contact Scott Colman in order to discuss the various packages available to become part of this exciting industry event.

Despite only becoming publicized in the last week, SAPHEX is already attracting some key players and is sure to prove a big hit with exhibitors and attendees alike.

For more information about SAPHEX, please visit; or phone +44 (0) 203 198 9620

For event registration and/or sponsorship information, please contact:

Lynn Amey


Tel: +44 (0) 7790 524 513


Scott Colman


Tel: +44(0) 7595 023 460


Andrew Sullivan


Tel: 00 27 73 337 2094


Callum Little


Tel: +44(0) 7940 400 329