Why Engage!24 The Africa Experience is a Can’t-Miss Event


Imagine the scene. The sun dips below the horizon, casting a golden hue over the majestic Zambezi River. You’re surrounded not only by the whispers of nature all around you, but by the vibrant hum of conversation as a collection of global event professionals gather to enjoy this once-in-a-lifetime moment together on the banks of the Victoria Falls. Welcome to Engage!24 The Africa Experience. A four-day extravaganza of luxury, culture, and connection set against the breathtaking backdrop of one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. From September 9th to 13th, 2024, we invite you to join us for an immersive journey into the heart of Africa. Our second Engage! on the African continent (we were lucky to host a retreat in Morocco at the spectacular Amanjena back in 2022!), it’s also a four-day rather than a three-day event that spans across three countries, making it truly unique.

Engage!24 Africa promises an unparalleled opportunity to explore, connect, and elevate your craft alongside industry leaders and innovators from around the globe. From safari experiences to a luxury train journey, each moment is designed to ignite your senses and leave you spellbound. Pack your sense of wonder and prepare to embark on an unforgettable adventure! So let’s take a closer look at what you can expect from Engage!24 The Africa Experience, along with some very sneaky peeks at the inspirations that are going into the creation and curation of this event.

5 Reasons to Attend Engage!24 The Africa Experience

Unforgettable Location

Engage!24 The Africa Experience is not just another event. In fact, it’s a rare opportunity to immerse yourself in the unparalleled beauty of Africa. Set across Zambia, Zimbabwe, and Botswana, this Engage! Experience promises to transport you to a world where luxury and elegance meet adventure. From the sweeping vistas of the Zambezi River to the lush savannah teeming with wildlife, every moment spent at this extraordinary destination will leave you breathless, inspired…changed.

Expand Your Horizons

Prepare to broaden your horizons and engage with the vibrant tapestry of African culture. Our immersive experiences have been curated especially for Engage!24 attendees. From traditional village visits to exhilarating safari adventures, you’ll have the chance to dive deep into the heart and soul of Africa while also gaining a unique understanding of her innovation and diversity. Delight your senses with authentic African entertainment. Savor the rich flavors of local cuisine. Or marvel at the creativity of African fashion, art, and design. You’ll do all of this while forging meaningful connections with like-minded professionals from around the world.

Connect with Industry Leaders

Engage!24 The Africa Experience offers a unique opportunity to connect with global industry leaders and innovators in an intimate and inspiring setting. Rub shoulders with top wedding and event professionals, thought leaders, and influencers. Explore new ideas, share experiences, and forge valuable connections that can propel your career to new heights. Whether you’re a seasoned veteran or a rising star in the industry, Engage! Experiences provide the perfect platform to network, collaborate, and learn from the best in the business.

Inspiring Speakers

Prepare to have your mind blown by a lineup of incredible speakers who will share their expertise, insights, and experiences during Engage!24 The Africa Experience. From industry icons to visionary entrepreneurs, each speaker brings a unique perspective and a wealth of knowledge to the table. Gain invaluable insights into the latest trends, strategies, and innovations shaping the world of luxury weddings and events, and walk away with actionable takeaways that can transform your business and elevate your craft.

Curated Itinerary

Say goodbye to the ordinary and embrace the extraordinary with a special itinerary designed to blend curated activities with creative extras and independent downtime. Every aspect of your schedule has been carefully crafted to offer a truly unforgettable experience.

Meet Mwai Yeboah of Exalt Africa

The visionary curator behind Engage!24 The Africa Experience is Mwai Yeboah. As a Zambian-born travel blogger, award-winning luxury destination wedding planner, and passionate advocate for her home continent of Africa, Mwai brings a wealth of expertise and insight to the event. With her artistic approach to event design and her unwavering commitment to showcasing the best of African luxury, Mwai is dedicated to creating unforgettable experiences that celebrate the beauty and diversity of Africa. She has earned acclaim for her ability to craft immersive, experience-rich events that resonate with discerning clientele around the world. We are thrilled to have Mwai at the helm of Engage!24, ensuring that every moment is infused with authenticity, creativity, and passion.

The Royal Livingstone Victoria Falls Zambia Hotel by Anantara

Nestled on the banks of the Zambezi River, The Royal Livingstone Victoria Falls Zambia Hotel by Anantara is the exclusive venue for Engage!24 The Africa Experience. Steeped in old-world charm and surrounded by breathtaking natural beauty, this iconic hotel offers guests a truly unforgettable experience. From its stunning views to its luxurious accommodations and world-class amenities, this luxury hotel provides the perfect base for an immersive introduction to Africa’s wonders. Whether you’re relaxing on the deep verandas, indulging in gourmet cuisine inspired by traditional flavors, or embarking on thrilling adventures along the Zambezi, the venue promises to exceed your expectations at every turn.

Engage!24 The Africa Experience: The Itinerary (Just a Taste of What’s to Come)

Day 1: Arrival & Welcome
Begin your adventure with a traditional African Market Gifting Experience. This is followed by a welcome session on the deck for first-time Engage!-ers and an opening session. The first night ends with a traditional Boma welcome party.

Day 2: Safari Experience to Botswana
Experience the wonders of Botswana on a thrilling safari adventure. It includes both land and water excursions, offering up-close encounters with Africa’s majestic wildlife.

Day 3: Zimbabwe Exploration & Dinner Train
Explore the vibrant culture and stunning landscapes of Zimbabwe. A trip to the elephant camps is followed by an unforgettable dinner aboard The Royal Livingstone Express.

Day 4: Curated Small Group Adventures
Choose from a variety of curated experiences. For example, visiting a local village, a helicopter tour of the Falls, or an Elephant Cafe visit. Engage!24 The Africa Experience culminates in a Gala Dinner in the Victoria Falls Gorge.

How to Book

Ready to embark on the journey of a lifetime? Secure your spot at Engage!24 The Africa Experience today – visit our website to book. Spaces are limited! So don’t miss out on this exclusive opportunity to connect with industry leaders and experience the magic of Africa first-hand.

Stay tuned for more updates and announcements as we count down to this incredible event!