The Africa Creative Market is an agile creative market event that brings major stakeholders in the African and international creative industry together to explore and exchange innovative ideas for Africa’s creative economy, provide training for African creatives, share future-proof business models, provide access to trade finance, increase creative export and standards; and promote data-led understanding of creative trade.
The inaugural Africa Creative Market will hold in Lagos and be implemented by Ascend Studios Foundation – an organization with a mandate to empower women and youth in Africa.
The 2022 ACM will host the Women in Film and Television International (WIFTI) Summit, several capacity building and training programs for creatives in Film, Music, Dance and Fashion.
The Africa Creative Market 2022 will empower African creatives globally to scale through the establishment of sustainable structures to enhance economic prosperity.
To support the development of local talent and skill through job creation, co-production, collaboration and co-investment.