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11 - 15 November 2019
AC Hotel Cape Town Waterfront,
Cape Town


Set in the heart of AfricaCom - develop the knowledge to impact strategic debate and contribute actively to technology, financial, management and marketing decisions

Course Brochure

Download the full course programme for further information on course modules and contents


Professionals have undertaken the programme
Leading Operators, Vendors, Service Providers, Regulators
Learner Satisfaction

What makes the AfricaCom Mini MBA so unique?

All access pass to AfricaCom


  • Full Conference Pass (access to all 16 tracks)
  • The AFest
  • Full networking tool access
  • Access to AfricaCom delegate networking drinks receptions and parties
Latest market data and analysis from Ovum

The market-leading research and consulting business focused on helping digital service providers and their vendor partners thrive in the connected digital economy

Deep dive sessions

That tackle the key technology, business, leadership, marketing and finance issues

Sustained learner engagement

With a small group approach, case studies and an engaging Business Simulation exercise

Newly added for this year:
  • Focus on Digital Transformation of the Telco throughout the programme 
  • Understand the latest industry outlook including a specific focus on the enterprise environment
  • Strategic focus on technology evolution including 5G, SDN and NFV
  • Custome experience and marketing

5 focused modules culminating with a business simulation

Strategy/Business Environment

Up-to-the-minute industry analysis of the industry today which features unique market data from Ovum’s team of 150 industry analysts.


Covering existing and emerging technologies, these modules ensure students are better equipped to make confident and commercially grounded technology choices as the organisation evolves.


A rapid, thorough and uncomplicated look at the essential financial techniques used in modern telecoms providing an ideal toolkit for any manager.

Leadership & Management

Highly practical interactive sessions offer anopportunity to enhance management andleadership skills, providing a solid foundation todrive change in any organisation.

Marketing/Customer Focus

Thought provoking sessions that put the customer proposition sharply in focus. Although the customer offering is at the heart of most topics, these sessions take a more formal look at marketing and customer expectations. 

Business Simulation

This unique business simulation runs throughout the five days, and offers the opportunity to test ideas in a simulated environment.