The North West Human Settlements Alternative Building Technology (ABT) Summit is an important event that aims to explore innovative solutions to address the housing backlog and other human settlement challenges in South Africa. It seeks to bring together professionals in the human settlements sector, technology enthusiasts, and investors to discuss alternative building technologies that can create sustainable human settlements for eligible citizens in the North West province.
Date, Venue, and Significance
The event is scheduled to take place from May 26th to 28th, 2023, at Sun City Resort, Bojanala District, Moses Kotane Local Municipality. The government’s commitment to fulfilling its constitutional mandate of providing housing for the people of the North West province is underscored by the ABT Summit.
Focus and Objectives
The summit’s primary focus is to accelerate service delivery to the people in the North West province by engaging the private sector and technology experts. By bringing potential investors, technology experts, local, and international companies specializing in alternative building technologies together, fresh ideas and innovations that will transform the housing sector in South Africa can be generated.
The ABT Summit also serves as a platform for high-profile government delegates and investors from other countries to share their insights and best practices in the field. This gathering of minds in the human settlements industry promises to be a catalyst for change, fostering collaboration among stakeholders to transform the housing sector in South Africa.
Furthermore, the summit aims to build capacity among local contractors and connect them with experts in alternative building technology. By doing so, local contractors can improve their skills and knowledge in the latest building technologies, making them more competitive in the industry.
A New Frontier in Housing Solutions
The ABT Summit is a significant event that will create a new frontier in housing solutions. As the summit takes shape, it is anticipated that there will be a surge of innovation and creativity that will help shape a brighter future for the citizens of the North West province and beyond.