The ultimate business boosting opportunity

  • When: 21 – 22 February 2018
  • Where: Gallagher Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa

Welcome to the tenth successive season of the My Business Expo / Business StartUp Show – Africa’s largest and most successful event for anyone starting or growing a business. The 2018 event is even bigger and better than ever! It’s the ‘can’t-miss’ entrepreneurial event of the year. It’s the place to be and how to get ahead.

The National Small Business Chamber (NSBC), in association with World Famous Events, brings you the My Business Expo / Business StartUp Show. It’s the kick-off event of the year and will take place on 21 and 22 February 2018 at Gallagher Convention Centre, Johannesburg.

With more than 25 000 delegates, 250 exhibitors and sponsors, and 100 seminars and sessions, it’s the most successful show of its kind in Africa.

Why exhibit?

Showcase your product, solution, idea, franchise or opportunity, and meet face-to-face with more than 25 000 business owners and serious aspiring entrepreneurs.

Exhibiting is one of the most efficient, effectivace and successful marketing activities available to you. No other form of marketing on this scale can get you face-to-face with so many potential customers actively looking for solutions, opportunities, ideas, information and guidance.

Having a presence at the My Business Expo will allow you to meet face-to-face and do business with more than 25 000 aspiring entrepreneurs, new start-ups and seasoned business owners from all over South Africa who are serious about starting a business or seeking solutions to build their businesses.

There are various exhibitor packages available. Go to or email us here.

Why attend as a delegate?

Drive forward with visionary insights that can be applied to your future business, new start-up or growing business.

  • Network with more than 25 000 like-minded, get-ahead individuals.
  • Be exposed to cutting-edge solutions and discover new trends.
  • See all the latest business and franchise opportunities.
  • Get skilled on the tools you need to start out and succeed as an entrepreneur.
  • Find out more about accessing funding.
  • See how you can take your business into Africa and beyond.
  • Discover new business ideas.
  • Gain insights, tips and knowledge at more than 100 sessions over the two days.
  • Be inspired by big-name visionary speakers, industry experts and thought leaders.

Pre-registration is free – simply visit