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Africa Tech Festival 2024 – The Home of AfricaCom, AfricaTech & AfricaIgnite
Event dates: 11-14 Nov 2024
Exhibition Opening Dates: 12 - 14 Nov 2024Cape Town International Convention Centre, Cape Town

JOIN US THIS NOVEMBER FOR AFRICA'S LARGEST TECH EVENT

Connecting Africa's tech and business sectors for a stronger, inclusive digital continent



EXCLUSIVE REPORT: The Role of Cybersecurity in Safeguarding Africa’s Digital Transformation

Deep dive into the accelerating digital landscape of Africa, underlining the critical role of cybersecurity in ensuring a resilient and secure digital future, in this exclusive report, produced by Africa Tech Festival's research team.

AFRICA TECH FESTIVAL 2023 POST SHOW REPORT

Explore the vibrant African tech landscape with the Africa Tech Festival 2023 Post Show Report, offering valuable insights into attendee stats, key topics, prominent speakers, and impactful moments.

Three Anchor Events, Countless Opportunities

AfricaCom - Connectivity Infrastructure & Digital Inclusion

AfricaCom

UNITING TELECOMS, CONNECTIVITY & INFRASTRUCTURE


AfricaTech - Enterprise Transformation & Emerging Technologies

AfricaTech

THE HOME OF FRONTIER TECH AND ENTERPRISE TRANSFORMATION

AfricaIgnite

EMPOWERING THE START-UP ECOSYSTEM TO DRIVE POSITIVE CHANGE

THE PLACE TO BE!

You can't beat Africa Tech Festival for size, depth and opportunity: we're truly the continent's most influential tech event and here's what you can look forward to in 2024!

15000+ Attendees
400+ A list speakers
1,600+ VIPs
1,100+ Startups
300+ Exhibitors
12 Tracks
5,400+ Attending Companies
110+ Countries Represented

Connecting Africa: Our Community For Africa's digital architects

Connecting Africa is the premier online community dedicated to tackling the immense scope of the African digital landscape. Connecting Africa offers a comprehensive, informed and nuanced understanding of the region's communications networking and ICT sector and the commercial opportunities such insight can afford. 

Join a community of decision makers from across the entire communications technology ecosystem that are either based in Africa, conducting business with African enterprises or seeking to learn more about one of the communications industry's growth hot-spots!

2023 Speakers

H.E. Minister Mondli Gungubele, Minister, Ministry of Communications and Digital Technologies, The Republic of South Africa

H.E. Minister Mondli Gungubele

Minister

Ministry of Communications and Digital Technologies, The Republic of South Africa

H.E. Minister Ousmane Gaoual Diallo  Minister  Ministry of Posts, Telecommunications and Digital Economy, Republic of Guinea​

H.E. Minister Ousmane Gaoual Diallo

Minister

Ministry of Posts, Telecommunications and Digital Economy, Republic of Guinea

Provincial Minister Mireille Wenger, Provincial Minister of Finance and Economic Opportunities, Western Cape Government

Provincial Minister Mireille Wenger

Provincial Minister of Finance and Economic Opportunities

Western Cape Government

Brelotte Ba  Deputy CEO of Orange Middle East and Africa  Orange

Brelotte Ba

Deputy CEO of Orange Middle East and Africa

Orange

Funke Opeke, Speaker at Africa Tech Festival 2023

Funke Opeke

CEO

MainOne

Jannie van Zyl  Executive Head: Innovation  Vodacom

Jannie van Zyl

Executive Head: Innovation

Vodacom

Laurie Fuller, Speaker at Africa Tech Festival 2023

Laurie Fuller

Venture Partner

Raiven Capital

Patricia Mugabe, speaker at Africa Tech FEstival 2023

Patricia Mugabe

Head: Digital Transformation, Innovation and Product Development

BancABC

Anna Gomez, Commissioner, Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

Anna Gomez

Commissioner

Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

Leo Chen, President, Huawei - Sub-Saharan Africa Region

Leo Chen

President

Huawei - Sub-Saharan Africa Region

Mathapelo Malao Head of Energy, Environment and ICT Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA)

Mathapelo Malao

Head of Energy, Environment and ICT

Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA)

David Alema-Mensah, speaker at Africa Tech Festival 2023

David Alema-Mensah

Founder

AsaanaPay

Dion Jerling

Co-Founder

Connect Earth

Once again AfricaCom and the Africa Tech Festival provided the most useful and rewarding tech centric event on the continent. It is the go-to event that enables anyone who is interested in the future of technology in Africa and to meet those that are making it happen...a networking extravaganza.

Proud AAXO Member

We are proud to be a member of the Association of African Exhibition Organisers.

AAXO is committed to promoting the African exhibitions industry, encouraging businesses to invest and participate in exhibitions, affording our members the tools and resources for successful exhibition management, and encouraging world-class industry standards.