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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


Explore the cutting-edge innovations revolutionising finance in Africa

Africa's financial revolution is in full swing! From mobile money to booming fintech, the continent is reshaping finance. Fintech investment hit $2.7 billion in 24 months, with mobile money transactions up 20%. Blockchain adoption in Kenya, South Africa, and Nigeria soared over 1000%. 

Yet, challenges persist. Regulatory alignment and equitable access are key. The Future of Finance convenes leaders to navigate hurdles and seize opportunities, showcasing Africa's fintech dominance and shaping global finance. 

Amid turbulent times, the Fintech Agenda will explore fintech's role in recovery, discussing trends and opportunities. Join us in building a resilient financial future for Africa!

2024 Key Themes

  • Cross-Border Expansion: Navigating Regulation and Pan-Continental Presence 
  • The Evolution of Digital Payments: The Tech Trends Building Financial Inclusion 
  • Digital Identity & Security: Innovations in Funding for Fraud Prevention 
  • Banking Digital Transformation: Elevating Customer Experiences 

  • How eCommerce is Reshaping the Landscape of Retail Finance 
  • The Evolving Landscape of Open Banking: Redefining Financial Ecosystems 
  • Cryptocurrency Trends: Navigating Opportunities and Challenges in the African Market

Audience Overview

  • Decision-makers from the financial services spectrum including banks, brokerages, card issuers, payment providers, investment companies, insurance providers and everything in between
  • Execs and founders of fintech and general technology companies
  • VC, corporate, private equity, and angel investors interested in funding fintech companies
  • Influential research analysts, press, and consultants from large financial services practices
  • Leading government, regulator, and industry association representatives focused on the emerging fintech sector