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8 - 12 November 2021
CTICC, Cape Town and Virtual Event

8 - 12 November 2021
CTICC, Cape Town and Virtual Event

Africa Tech Festival

Uniting Business and Technology To Create a Better, More Inclusive Digital World

Bringing together leading events AfricaCom, AfricaTech, The AHUB, Video Exchange Africa and more!

WEBINAR ALERT! Technologies and Business Models to Connect the Next Billion

15 June at 3pm SAST / 2pm BST

Join Africa Tech Festival & Connecting Africa, in partnership with Comtech, as we explore the barriers to overcoming increased Mobile Internet adoption and what solutions are available to help MNOs close both the coverage and usage gaps

Align your brand with Africa's largest tech events series

Meet your objectives through integrated digital marketing services, media, training and events solutions* View our key themes for 2021

* Detailed breakdowns of our community and data

* Events and webinars calendar

* Training and bespoke solutions

Agenda at a glance

Take a look at our overarching agenda across Africa Tech Festival, AfricaCom and AfricaTech.

Backed by the Biggest Brands!

As the largest and most influential tech and telecoms event on the continent, Africa Tech Festival is supported by the biggest brands in tech and telecoms - meaning that when you join the event, you know you're networking with the best.

ON-DEMAND WEBINAR: AFRICA TECH FESTIVAL'S YEAR-ROUND SERVICE PROVIDER OFFERING

Watch to learn how our events, media, training and research platforms can help you thrive within the telecoms community. Key topics covered included:

 - Informa Tech's role in Africa

- Key service provider trends in MEA with Omdia

- Products & services Informa Tech can offer across the region 

- Huawei, Microsoft, Ericsson and AWS case studies, providing you with tangible evidence of what can be achieved when working with us

- Q&A 

If you would like to find out more, request a call back here

ON-DEMAND WEBINAR: Africa Tech Festival's Enterprise Tech Offering

If you're looking to enter or sell your products in the African enterprise tech ecosystem, this webinar is a MUST-WATCH! Discover how our events, media, training and research platforms can help you thrive throughout 2021. Key topics covered included:

- Your target market's priorities

- How the marketing of your products and solutions on the continent are affected by Covid-19

- 2021 enterprise IT investment trends

- Africa Tech Festival’s business development platforms

- Reaching your target market through Africa Tech Festival events, media, training and research

- Case studies from Huawei, Ericsson, Microsoft and AWS

- Q&A

If you would like to find out more, request a call back here

Africa Tech Academy - Africa's leading TMT industry training partner

Discover the bespoke training solutions we offer to help your business excel

Africa Tech Festival Anchor Events


AfricaTech: Enterprise Transformation and Emerging Technologies
AfricaTech: Enterprise Transformation and Emerging Technologies
  • AI, IoT and Blockchain
  • Data Centres
  • Future of Work
  • Talent and Skills
  • Cyber security
Learn more
AfricaCom: Connectivity Infrastructure and Digital Inclusion
AfricaCom: Connectivity Infrastructure and Digital Inclusion
  • Digital Infrastructure Investment
  • Connecting the Next Billion
  • Service Provider Technology
  • Mission Critical Technologies
  • 5G for Africa
Learn more

2020 Post Show Report Now Available

Download the report to discover:

  • An overview of the event
  • A breakdown of our attendees
  • Key highlights
  • Content covered
  • Upcoming opportunities

About Africa Tech Festival

Africa Tech Festival is the new name for a week of world-class tech events including AfricaCom, AfricaTech, the AHUB, AccelerateHER Africa and the AfricaCom Awards.

Going virtual in 2020 presents an excellent opportunity to make our events infinitely more accessible both within Africa and beyond. An internet connection is now all that is required to participate and be part of a community that is actively shaping Africa’s digital future.



100+ hours of premium conference content delivered by inspiring, visionary speakers
100+ hours of premium conference content delivered by inspiring, visionary speakers
AI-powered matchmaking to enable efficient, targeted networking
AI-powered matchmaking to enable efficient, targeted networking
Africa’s largest virtual expo with interactive booths and technology-themed expo tours
Africa’s largest virtual expo with interactive booths and technology-themed expo tours

Integrated video chats, interactive polls, Q&As and virtual boardroom sessions
Integrated video chats, interactive polls, Q&As and virtual boardroom sessions
A larger, more geographically diverse audience than ever before
A larger, more geographically diverse audience than ever before
Virtual Resource Hub hosting a range of industry reports, analysis pieces and interviews
Virtual Resource Hub hosting a range of industry reports, analysis pieces and interviews

Our Mission


Our mission is to equip and inspire people to design, build and run a better, more inclusive, digital world – to unify Africa’s response to the 4IR and, in doing so, accelerate socio-economic development across the continent.

accelerateHER at Africa Tech Festival

accelerateHER is coming to Africa Tech Festival this November to deliver content-rich virtual offerings and high impact discussions, debates and masterclasses featuring Africa’s greatest women leaders and technology pioneers.

If you have an interest in driving progress, diversity and inclusion and in shaping the future of tech, secure a spot at our virtual event this November.

Platinum Sponsor

Lead Stream Sponsor

Session Sponsor

AfricaCom Awards Sponsor

AfricaCom VIP Meetings

Headline Media Partners

Wine Farm Partner

Association Partner

Connecting the Next Billion Symposium Platinum Sponsor

Digital Infrastructure Investment to Drive Economic Growth Symposium Platinum Sponsor