Africa Automation Technology Fair

For Africa from Africa for all things automation and technology will be the theme at AATF2023.

The 2023 edition will be the 12th edition of the event which has been running for the last 25 years.

With additional product categories and new show innovations in 2023, Africa Automation Technology Fair remains relevant in an ever-changing industry, identifying and engaging the latest industry innovations and megatrends.

We remain focused to bring the latest automation technology developments and it can all be found at Africa Automation Technology Fair 2023, the most comprehensive and focused automation technology platform in Africa.

The transformation and the growth of the industry remains the passion of AATF2023. It is for this reason that we have partnered with industry associations and organisations to ensure to provide quality content and a world class showcase. The event will also have CPD accredited workshops.


9 - 11 May 2023


Johannesburg Expo Centre (NASREC)


Tuesday | 9 May 2023 | 09h00 – 16h00 

Wednesday | 10 May 2023 |  09h00 – 16h00

Thursday | 11 May 2023 | 09h00 – 16h00

5000 Attendees
9 Feature Areas
150 Exhibitors
3 CPD Accredited Workshops

Why Attend?

African Hosted Buyer Programme

1 on 1 Meetings with Hosted Buyers

Automation Technology Experience

Business Connection Zone

Visitor Guided Tours

CPD Accredited Workshops

VIP Programme & VIP Lounge

Technology Demo Zone

African Hosted Buyer Lounge

Exhibitor Showcase

Check out the AATF2023 video

Mask wearing and presentation of vaccine certificates or negative COVID-19 tests are no longer mandatory to enter a venue in South Africa.  We leave these decisions to the individual attendee, but strongly encourage vulnerable people and those with underlying medical conditions to take appropriate health precautions