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Conference & Exhibition: 10 - 12 November 2020|CTICC,South Africa

We hope you enjoyed AfricaCom 2019 as much as we did!

Thank you to everyone who attended

We hope to see you again next year at Cape Town's CTICC from 10 - 12 November

2019 AfricaCom Awards winners now announced!

The AfricaCom Awards took place on 13 November at the Lookout in Cape Town. See which organisations, products and individuals won in 2019.

Let us break it down for you...

AfricaCom is the place to meet everybody who’s anybody in African telecoms and technology; bringing together 15,000 attendees, 450 speakers and 500 exhibitors. 

Whether your focus is connectivity infrastructure, disruptive technologies, digital services or ICT strategy, this is the place to network, learn and get deals done.

Interested in tech?

AfricaTech: The Home of IT and Enterprise Digital Transformation

Designed to help you to successfully navigate your digital transformation journey, AfricaTech will focus on topics including AI, Fintech, IoT and data centres.

Interested in connectivity?

AfricaCom: The Home of Connectivity and Communications

The home of connectivity and communications, and the largest ICT exhibition on the continent, covering topics like 5G, wholesale telecoms and digital video distribution.

2019 Event Guide Now Available


Download the Event Guide today for more information on new tracks and features, networking events and who you'll meet!

The AfricaCom Social Calendar

From the first day to the last, there are social events that are not to be missed! See how you can get involved in this jam-packed calendar of parties, awards and networking drinks!

THIS YEAR'S HOTTEST TRACKS...

2019 Sample Attendee List


Request the 2019 sample attendee list and take a look at some of the leading operators, enterprise companies and government and regulatory bodies across the industry all in attendance this year. 

Backed by the biggest brands

Co-located Events

AfricaCom is co-located with both Mission Critical Technologies Africa, an event dedicated to critical connectivity, and Video Exchange Africa, an event focused on video distribution and content strategy.

Your AfricaCom ticket will give you access to both of these events, click on the links below to find out more!

Brand New For AfricaCom 2019

Women in Tech

The Women in Tech Centre Stage Takeover will be taking place on the AfricaTech Centre Stage, made up of panels, presentations and discussions from tech superstars and look at issues of diversity, inclusivity, and the essential part women are playing in Africa’s growth through technology.

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Data Centres Africa

Data Centres Africa will deliver expert guidance on global data centre trends, the evolution of the African data centre ecosystem, strategies and delivery models, improving performance and reliability and powering data centres.

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Future of Work

Future of Work at AfricaCom will provide the opportunity to debate the challenges and opportunities around skills, evolving demographics, learning & development, talent and employee engagement. Be part of this important debate and help Africa harness the power of its people.

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Microsoft Learning Labs


Microsoft will be running daily Learning Labs - a mixture of learning and interactive demos, lead by some of the top leaders from the company. Taking place from 11.00am - 3.45pm from Tuesday - Thursday*, topics will cover Microsoft AI Cognitive, AI In Power BI, AI for Good and Deploying Blockchain solutions on Azure. View the agenda

Please ensure you confirm your place in advance.

*Note, you must be a registered visitor or delegate to AfricaCom 2019 to gain access. Click here to register 

Accelerating Business Transformation to Strengthen African Economies - This is AfricaCom 2019


See what you can expect at AfricaCom 2019.

The AfricaCom Awards 2019

The prestigious AfricaCom Awards celebrate the achievements of the best companies, solutions, products and personalities improving connectivity and driving Africa towards the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

Entries must close on 11 October!

AFest: The Official Networking Party of AfricaCom


The AFest returns to Shimmy Beach Club on Tuesday 12 November - with a phenomenal line-up including Mafikizolo, Early B and DJ Zinhle.

Your stay in Cape Town

Plan your stay early to receive the best offers on accommodation, travel, places to see and things to do.

AfricaCom Sustainability


For 2019, AfricaCom is proud to support the Africa 50 Innovation Challenge, Code for Cape Town and Mellon Educate. Find out more about our sustainability initiatives here>>

Study for a mini-MBA alongside AfricaCom

Taking place from 11-15 November, the Innovation Academy and the Telecoms & Tech Academy are offering mini-MBAs in both innovation and telecoms.