Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure Investment 

Conference and Business meeting at a restaurant in Plett
Published: May 9th, 2024

Sustainable Infrastructure Investment Conference

Bitou Municipality will host a sustainable infrastructure investment conference this May – this is one way that the Executive Leadership is putting Bitou on a global stage. 

The investment conference has a sharp focus on: 

  • Current and future infrastructure development
  • Sports Tourism 
  • Sustainable Agriculture 

The event will be held on the 23rd May at the Beacon Island Resort – one of Plettenberg Bay’s illustrious venues. 

Bitou Executive Mayor, Councillor Claude Terblanche, announced the conference at the council meeting on Tuesday 30 April. 

Mayor Terblanche also announced that the keynote address for the evening will be given by Minister Sihle Zikalala who is the Minister of Public Works and Infrastructure. 

He said the event was aimed at bringing industry leaders, stakeholders and investors to showcase current and future infrastructure projects geared towards sustainable development in the area. 

“The conference will be putting Bitou Municipality on a global stage. A few development projects will be showcased to attract developers, reminding them that Bitou Municipality is open for business,” Councillor Terblanche added.