Online registration for the 2022 ACA Annual Cashew Conference & Expo opens


The wait is finally over!!!

Online registration for the biggest event of the cashew industry, the 16th African Cashew Alliance (ACA) Cashew Conference has officially opened.

Interested participants can visit the ACA’s official Conference website ( )  to register either as physical or online participants.

The 16th ACA conference will be held from the 12th – 15th September 2022 at the Sheraton Abuja Hotel in Abuja, Nigeria.

The four-day conference will be on the theme, Strengthening sustainable kernel and by-products marketing in the African Cashew industry. There will be a series of learning and knowledge sharing plenaries, thematic forums, and workshops on relevant topics for the development of the national, regional, and global cashew industry. The ACA has assembled reputable cashew value chain experts and market analysts across the globe to lead, moderate and speak on important industry issues.

There will also be an exhibition of cashew products, machineries, and innovations. The ACA Conference will therefore be the right place for businesses who wish to exhibit their cashew products and services.

The ACA believes strategic partnership is key in building a viable cashew industry. There will therefore be business-business meetings organized and facilitated by the ACA at the request of participants.


Participants may register as either physical or online participants at different rates. This is also the best time to register as an ACA member or renew your membership to enjoy a heavy discount for the Conference, and exhibition.   

Physical participation

  • Early bird: US$400 for ACA members and US$600 for non-ACA members
  • Standard: US$600 for ACA members and US$900 for non-ACA members

Online participation

  • Early bird: US$150 for ACA members and US$200 for non-ACA members
  • Standard: US$200 for ACA members and US$400 for non-ACA members

Early bird registration ends on 30th August 2022. Register now!!!

Participants from government institutions and registered members of cashew associations/interprofessions in the respective countries can register at a subsidized rate of US$400 and US$200 for physical and online participation, respectively. Registered members of the National Cashew Association of Nigeria (NCAN) will however need a unique code from NCAN for registration.



Individuals and organizations who wish to exhibit their products, technologies and innovations can purchase an exhibition booth at the following rates:

  • Early bird: US$1,800 and US$200 for physical and online, respectively
  • Standard: US$2000 and US$500 for physical and online, respectively

This comes with free participation for one person. Exhibitors can pay for extra participation at subsidized rates like ACA members (US$400 early bird and US$600 normal rate). There are limited spaces available. Register now!


There are sponsorship packages available for interested organizations and individuals. Sponsors of the Conference get to benefit from detailed publicity of their company to more than 5000 cashew stakeholders from all over the world and get a unique opportunity to carry their company right to the doorstep of serious businesspeople. Packages include title sponsorship, program sponsorship, service sponsorship and other forms of sponsorship. Sponsorship packages range from US$2000 to USD$50,000. These packages are flexible so organizations can choose based on their needs and size.
Visit  for details of the packages.

Accommodation arrangement

Even though the ACA is ideally not responsible for the accommodation of participants, it has made special arrangements with the Sheraton Abuja Hotel for special rates for participants who would like to lodge at the Conference venue. A standard room will go for US$145 (NGN60,000) per night. Interested participants can book after registering for the Conference.
The Frazer Suites Abuja Hotel, the Transcorp Hilton Abuja Luxury Hotel and the Wells Carton Hotel are all accommodation options recommended for participants.
Visit for more information on accommodation.  


The ACA Cashew Conference is the go-to place for a wonderful cashew experience whether you are an experienced stakeholder or a newcomer looking to explore the industry: get to meet hundreds of cashew stakeholders across the globe, learn more about the industry and form strategic partnerships for now and the future.