8 - 12 November 2021
The largest digital infrastructure event in Africa, focused on connecting the next billion people
Driving Inclusive, Sustainable Growth Through Tech Investment
CONNECTING THE CONTINENT
AfricaCom, anchor event of Africa Tech Festival, is the meeting place of Africa’s largest community of tech champions and the largest tech event on the continent.
For 24 years, we have informed and connected the business leaders, tech experts, policymakers, and investors, all at the forefront of Africa’s digital transformation.
AfricaCom is the largest live tech event in Africa with more than 300 visionary speakers and over 16 premium conference tracks, each with razor-sharp focus, exploring the hottest connectivity and enterprise tech trends.
MEET OUR 2021 SPEAKERS
We are excited to announce the AfricaCom speakers! Watch this space for more speaker announcements over the next few weeks...
2021 HOTTEST THEMES
Connecting Africa’s Next Billion
Uniting Africa’s connectivity champions to deliver on the promise of affordable, reliable, and sustainable digital connectivity for all.
Digital Infrastructure Investment
Ensuring infrastructure investment remains at the top of Africa’s tech agenda.
Africa’s 4IR: Extracting Real Value
Examining the continent’s pursuit of an equitable Fourth Industrial Revolution that drives tech-enabled digital economies.
Telcos of Tomorrow: The Evolution of African Telecoms
Exploring the biggest trends in Africa’s evolving telecoms sector to keep telcos at the centre of its digital transformation journey.
Green ICT & Sustainable Development
Championing sustainable energy as a route to affordable and reliable electrification for all, as a central pillar of Africa’s 4IR.
Policy, Governance & Leadership Through Change
Highlighting the most important issues of governance and leadership to facilitate fair and progressive development.
AGENDA AT A GLANCE
Take a look at our overarching agenda across Africa Tech Festival, AfricaCom and AfricaTech.
Backed by the biggest brands
Anchor Event of Africa Tech Festival
Africa Tech Festival is the home of Africa Com and AfricaTech, connecting the business leaders, tech experts, policymakers, and investors, all at the forefront of Africa’s digital transformation.
accelerateHER at Africa Tech Festival
accelerateHER is coming to Africa Tech Festival this November to deliver content-rich virtual offerings and high impact discussions, debates and masterclasses featuring Africa’s greatest women leaders and technology pioneers.
If you have an interest in driving progress, diversity and inclusion and in shaping the future of tech, secure a spot at our virtual event this November.
CONNECTING AFRICA - AfricaCom's Official COMMUNITY FOR THE ARCHITECTS OF AFRICA'S DIGITAL FUTURE
Connecting Africa is the premier online community dedicated to tackling the immense scope of the African digital landscape. Connecting Africa offers a comprehensive, informed and nuanced understanding of the region's communications networking and ICT sector and the commercial opportunities such insight can afford. Connecting Africa's readers include decision makers from across the entire communications technology ecosystem that are either based in Africa, conducting business with African enterprises or seeking to learn more about one of the communications industry's growth hot-spots.