Coverage of the U.S.-Africa Business Summit provides a wide array of benefits including prime access to leading U.S. and African private sector executives, international investors and senior government officials influencing business and investment across the continent.



Thank you for your interest in covering the 2024 U.S.-Africa Business Summit. Media accreditation has ended and CCA will not be accepting new media requests to attend the U.S.-Africa Business Summit. 

Important Information for Invited Press/Media: 

  1. Summit FAQ Page: For comprehensive information about the Summit, including details on badge/credential pickup locations and other important logistics, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page:
  2. Media Hub and Workstations: A dedicated media hub with workstations will be available for your use throughout the Summit. The media hub will be located in room D221 in D Hall of the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center.
  3. Media Center for Interviews:  We have set up a media center in the lobby of D Hall on the 2nd floor. This area will feature backdrops and highchairs for on-the-spot interviews, providing you with a convenient space to conduct interviews at your discretion.
  4. Press Conferences: There will be several press conferences held during the Summit featuring key speakers and addressing important topics. We encourage you to attend these press conferences to stay informed. Please refer to your welcome email for the link to the press conference schedule. 
  5. Access: There will not be a dedicated press booth in the session rooms, however CCA is permitting video cameras and photography in the main plenary room. Please note that space constraints may limit camera setups in smaller breakout sessions. As we prioritize the comfort and safety of all attendees, please be aware that access may be restricted if we reach room capacity. Rest assured, press is welcome in all sessions unless specifically designated as closed-door/private sessions.
  6. Internet Hardwire: For those looking for internet hardwire to live stream, you will need to reserve this in advance with Smart City Networks at your own expense. Click here for the dedicated internet base rates. To request internet, please contact Nycole Smith, and Joe Steffen, before May 6th. Any orders placed after this date are subject to the onsite pricing tier.

For Media Inquiries, please contact:

Stacey Pompey