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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

The Home of Frontier Tech and Enterprise Transformation

Innovative, disruptive technologies and their integration across African industry verticals!


Get ready to have your imagination ignited by the brilliance of the greatest tech minds, all gathered in one place. From renowned C-suite executives to government officials and pioneering experts in technology, AI, and cybersecurity, AfricaTech boasts a star-studded lineup like no other.

Embark on a journey of inspiration and insight as you soak up wisdom from visionaries hailing from Africa and beyond. With minds ablaze with innovative concepts and actionable advice, you'll be empowered to craft future-proof strategies for your business.

Secure your seat for inspiring tech-focused talks that are set to revolutionize the game for your business, your team, and the continent.

Africa Tech Festival in 2024













Key Features

Solution Rooms

Overcome the obstacles holding you back from success with dedicated problem-solving workshops and masterclasses, alongside others who understand the unique challenges you face.

Immersive Expo & Demo Agenda

Step into the future with our Immersive Expo & Demo Agenda! From live demos of the latest tech to engaging with global solution providers, experience first-hand the next generation of technology as it comes to live.

NextGen Talent

We're empowering the youth through our dedicated "Next Gen Talent Day", uniting top technical minds from across the continent and connecting them with potential employers to enhance their digital skills and build talent pipelines.


A competition where you'll collaborate, code, and create solutions to real-world challenges, all while competing for exciting prizes and the chance to showcase your talent to industry leaders.

Happy Hour Drinks

Once the conference agendas wrap up, relax and unwind with us on the show floor on Tuesday and Wednesday. Connect with industry colleagues while you sip and stroll through the expo floor discovering new and exciting innovations and products.

Partner Programme

A unique platform to elevate your own Cape Town event, as a partner of Africa Tech Festival

AfricaTech 2024

Audience Overview

  • Financial Services
  • Professional Services
  • FMCG / Retail
  • Manufacturing• Educational Institutions
  • Government & Regulators
  • Energy & Utilities
  • Marketing / Advertising
  • Research & Consulting
  • Transport & Logistics

Technology Focus

  • AI & Machine Learning
  • Big Data & Analytics
  • Fintech: Payments & Billing
  • Cybersecurity
  • Cloud Technologies
  • Automation & Robotics
  • Blockchain
  • R/VR
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Digital Governance Solutions
  • Digital Cities

Select Your Preferred Agendas

Centre Stage

AfricaTech’s Headliners Agenda: The boldest solutions to the biggest challenges across enterprise industry verticals

Artificial Intelligence

Unites visionary technologists and business experts to delve into AI’s real-world applications across African sectors

Cybersecurity & Cloud Technologies

The latest advancements to protect your organisation against ever-evolving cyber threats


Explore the cutting-edge innovations revolutionising finance in Africa

Tech Demo Area

Africa Tech Festival is on a mission to showcase Africa's cutting-edge tech via our dedicated Tech Demo Area on the AfricaTech exhibition floor. 

We're on the lookout for Africa's most exciting tech companies to showcase their truly immersive and impactful tech for our 15,000+ attendees to test and get inspired! 

If you develop any of the below solutions and more, we want to hear from YOU! 

• AI & Machine Learning 
• Smart Devices & IoT 
• Intelligent Connectivity 
• Software & Interactive Apps 
• Robotics & Drones 
• AR, VR & XR Solutions 
• The Metaverse