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In partnership with Africa’s leading accelerators and innovation hubs, the AHUB is the meeting place for Africa's start-up community; linking business ready entrepreneurs, developers and start-ups with accelerators, investors, VCs and business mentors.

What is the AHUB?

How do investors think?

The AHUB enables entrepreneurs to share ideas, collaborate and connect with the most active and sophisticated VCs, funds and angel investors. 

Position yourself at the forefront of innovation changing tomorrow

This is the only event of scale in Africa presenting an opportunity to meet and connect with Africa's future SMEs and the online businesses of tomorrow.   

Meeting service for Investors & VCs

For investors, funds, VCs and private equity partners, you are invited to attend the AHUB to meet with business ready start-ups and see the breakthrough innovations in Africa's tech ecosystem.

2016 AHUB sponsors and exhibitors included:

2016 highlights

Take a look back at the best bits from 2016

60+ Speakers

Inspiring speakers and panelists from across the tech ecosystem including start ups, technology leaders, Investors. Including:

  • Ericsson
  • Google Africa
  • MTN Group
  • Vodacom
  • US Department of Energy / Akon Lighting Africa / Give1Project
  • Cape Innovation and Technology Initiative
  • SW7 Accelerator

Three days of networking

Visit one of the many investor clinics, round table discussions or arrange informal meetings through the AHUB app.  

For sponsors and AHUB supporters a private 1-2-1 meeting service is available.

Social mixers take place every day for more informal networking where attendees can relax and network.

AfricaCom's wider programme of social activities reflects the convivial mood of the AHUB and participants are invited to check the full schedule for the week's activities which include a concert, awards gala dinner and much more.