AFRICA TECH FESTIVAL: THE MUST-ATTEND EVENT FOR INVESTORS
Africa Tech Festival is the premier gathering for investors seeking to capitalize on Africa's booming tech industry.
AfricaIgnite (previously AHUB) is our anchor event that's dedicated to empowering entrepreneurs. Through a dedicated content track, networking opportunities and special features like pitch competitions, AfricaIgnite will enable you to showcase your expertise, collaborate and connect with the most promising startups, and discover emerging technologies.
AfricaIgnite Main Stage
How Africa’s next wave of visionary entrepreneurs are using tech to solve the continent’s biggest challenges
Founders Academy Stage
Dedicated to the practical topics critical to building and scaling an African start-up
Explore the stories and brands behind innovative founders at our marketplace of start-up pods from across geo, sector and industry
Live Pitch Showcase
Early-stage start-ups pitching and showcasing their business as part of Africa’s largest tech festival
Founders and Investor Day
An exclusive programme for founders and investors only to maximize networking and learning opportunities
An exclusive space for entrepreneurs and investors to convene, build relationships, and engage in meaningful discussion
Why you should attend
Meet the Startups of the Future
Gain exclusive access to the continent's brightest minds, most disruptive startups, and access investment opportunities in an array of sectors.
Network with Those Shaping Africa's Tech Landscape
Engage in high-level networking, forge strategic partnerships, and cultivate relationships that will give you a competitive edge in this rapidly evolving market.
Showcase your Expertise
Take advantage of the opportunity to showcase your expertise through pitch competitions, startup sessions, and demo zones.
Discover Emerging Technologies
Discover emerging technologies, trends and disruptive solutions and support Africa's vibrant tech and tech start-up ecosystem.
Meet the 2022 investors
Here are some of the investors, VCs and angel investors that registered for Africa Tech Festival 2022:
Africa Development Bank
ALUWANI Capital Partners
Digital Africa Ventures
European Investment Bank
Plug and Play
SC Ventures by Standard Chartered
Sobambisana United Investments
Tech Pro Ventures
The Baobab Network
Venture Garden Group
Attending Africa Tech Festival 2022 was an eye-opener for me. I was exposed to the 'real' world of ICT and its development in Africa and rubbed shoulders with highly profiled people I had never dreamt of. I will never forget the welcoming staff l met.