Countdown to AATF 2025


Africa Automation Technology Fair

The 13th Africa Automation Technology Fair (AATF2025) is set to take place at Gallagher Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa from 6 – 8 May 2025.

With its theme of ‘For Africa from Africa’ for all things automation and technology, AATF2025 promises to be an immersive industrial automation technology experience not to be missed!

AATF, which has been running for 25 years, has been attracting visitors and international exhibitors from across the globe and has earned a solid reputation of being the most comprehensive and focused automation technology platform in Africa.  Offering additional product categories and new show innovations in 2025, AATF remains relevant in an ever-changing industry, identifying and engaging the latest automation technology developments, inventions and megatrends.

AATF2025 is passionate about furthering Africa’s transformation and growth agenda as well as the development of the continent’s automation industry.  Having partnered with leading industry associations and organisations, AATF2025 ensures a world class showcase of automation technology innovation and also CPD accredited workshops.


6 - 8 May 2025


Gallagher Convention Centre, Johannesburg


Tuesday | 6 May 2025 | 09h00 – 16h00 

Wednesday | 7 May 2025 |  09h00 – 16h00

Thursday | 8 May 2025 | 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