Sponsors and exhibitors

Thank you to our sponsors and exhibitors for their support of the 2019 African Education Festival.

Silver sponsors

Follett logo


Follett is your one-stop shop for IB materials and merchandise. Follett is the exclusive worldwide distributor for materials published by the IB. The same great IB materials and merchandise previously purchased through store.ibo.org are now delivered with the expertise and support of Follett at titlewave.com/go/ib. This includes exam papers, books, merchandise and other library and classroom materials. Also available from Follett is content from other leading publishers for the IB sector including Oxford University Press, Hodder Education, Cambridge University Press, and Pearson. Follett is proud to offer free shipping to customers in Canada and the US.


Kognity logo


Think a digital textbook is a PDF? Think again! Kognity’s curriculum aligned intelligent textbooks for the IB couple the highest quality interactive content with our platform’s data-driven formative assessment approach. This ensures that students have access to engaging content and exam prep material, and continuously see their individual strengths and weaknesses. Teachers can track their students’ progress, allowing them to differentiate their teaching and automate formative assessment based on each student’s needs. Kognity’s intelligent textbooks are already used by hundreds of schools in over 75 countries with great results - 95% of teachers think that Kognity helps their students learn.

ManageBac logo


Faria Education Group provides integrated systems to enhance efficiency in international education. Faria Education Group is the world's leading provider of software to IB World Schools, and offers a fully integrated school management suite: ManageBac for planning, assessment and reporting, OpenApply for admissions and enrolment, and iSAMS, our integration partner, for international school information management. ManageBac, OpenApply and iSAMS provide an integrated cloud-based solution for international schools with a robust core management system linked with data synchronisation and LaunchPad Single-Sign-On. Faria Education Group currently serves more than 2,200 leading IB World Schools in over 120 countries.


Bronze sponsors


Association of International Schools in Africa (AISA)

The Association of International Schools in Africa (AISA) is a membership community committed to offering a variety of programmes and services that help our schools transform student learning. Established in 1969, AISA offers a professional learning programme specifically designed to meet the unique needs of our diverse international-school body. In addition to our annual Leadership Conference in March and the annual Educators Conference in October, AISA also sponsors a wide variety of differentiated Professional Learning Institutes across the continent to foster greater professionalism and to improve teacher and leadership effectiveness. AISA currently has a membership of 76 schools across 34 countries. Together, these schools serve approximately 27,000 students supported by over 3,000 teachers.