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8 - 12 November 2021
Virtual Event

End-to-end digital solutions tailored to meet your business needs

Providing valuable touchpoints with your customers year round

Our Digital Opportunities

In the past year, companies within the tech and telecoms community have had to adapt and shift to virtual, to demonstrate their leadership in driving the continent’s 4IR through a myriad of digital channels. 

Determining the best way to engage with your preferred audience in this digital setting is a complex challenge. That's where we come in!

Our tailored digital solutions including, webinars, content syndication, banner advertising and custom e-books will enable elevated brand awareness, quality lead generation and the ideal platform to demonstrate your company's thought leadership in its field.

Get in touch to see how we can keep you connected with the community that matters most to your business.


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


Category Sponsorship

By sponsoring one of our categories including Connectivity, Digital Inclusion, Business of Tech, Fintech and Cloud, your company will be guaranteed to have a constant presence and consistent brand association with an industry of choice to ensure your brand's identity is synonymous with the vertical.


Position your brand as a thought leader, driving digital transformation across the African continent, to a highly targeted and engaged audience with our bespoke live or pre-recorded digital events. Extensive marketing promotion will ensure that your target audience is "in the room".

Custom E-books

Partner with Connecting Africa’s in-house analysts and editors to produce tailored and gated custom e-books or research reports. Gain valuable and high-quality leads from professionals wanting to know more about your company.

White papers

Created to highlight your company’s products and/or solutions, the content of a white paper is written by our Connecting Africa analyst team in conjunction with your company. Share information and insight on your area of expertise or about your companies products and services.

Content Syndication

Generate demand for your products and solutions through the promotion of your content on one of our websites, aligned to meeting your business objectives.

Banner Advertising

Maximize your company’s brand messaging on Connecting Africa with strategically placed advertising units in sections aligned with your company’s focus. Advertising units include a run of network welcome ad, leaderboard and MPU button

Connecting Africa Weekly Newsletter

With over 4,200 newsletter subscribers, take over our newsletter with two banner adverts with this high impact and exclusive marketing opportunity.

Video Creation

Our video solutions allow your executives to deliver key messages on video which are then showcased on the Connecting Africa website. Videos can be filmed online, at one of our studios, on-site at various industry events or at your company's headquarters - using socially distanced measures.

Sponsored Content

Work with the Connecting Africa team to create independent and unbiased content which can be used to raise brand awareness, drive leads and enhance thought leadership status. Alternatively, you can also choose to create your own content, or repurpose content you have already created and host it on the Connecting Africa website.


View our comprehensive calendar of events that covers a range of topical industry themes, helping you to promote your brand, products and solutions year-round!

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

Find out how we can develop a customised training programme to upskill your teams with the latest industry knowledge and competencies needed

Use our platform to provide your company's view on key industry trends

Become a partner of our Digital Symposiums where key trends driving Africa’s tech and innovation ecosystems in 2021 and beyond are explored in-depth in a series of only events. 

Topics include:

Digital Infrastructure Investment to Drive Economic Growth (8 June & 10 2021) 

June Emerging Tech for African Enterprises 

Accelerating Africa’s 5G Future 

Cyber Security and Data Protection in an Increasingly Connected Africa 

Opportunities in Africa’s Booming Cloud and Data Centre Markets