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The World's #1 AI Event For Business

Unlocking the potential of AI in Africa

12 - 14 November, CTICC, Cape Town

About The AI Summit

Africa’s AI future is undeniably bright. 

With AI’s business value on the continent set to surpass $45bn by 2025, it is becoming increasingly necessary to understand how this growth is being translated into real-world commercial solutions for the enterprise.

The AI Summit will bring together technology leaders and end-user pioneers alike to look at how AI is addressing the most urgent challenges on the continent, from developing tech skill sets and expanding entrepreneurial prospects to keeping up with Western competitors.

Across three days of exploratory content, discover how leading African and international enterprises are looking to AI to drive strategy across all key activities, whether it’s interacting with customers, identifying risks, or streamlining operational processes.

Align your brand with the AI revolution in Africa

To find out how the AI Summit Cape Town can connect you to the most senior enterprise professionals in Africa, request a callback to discuss sponsorship and exhibition opportunities brochure today.


Conversational AI in customer service
Actionable insights with automation in finance
AI from Africa in the global arena
Building the bridge between AI and policy
Integrating AI in business strategy
Making your data work for you

AfricaTech Centre Stage

Visit our Centre Stage located within AfricaTech and hear free content focusing on all things AI in Africa alongside other hot tech topics, all included in the free visitor ticket. AI topics include:

The Kenyan Government’s AI and Blockchain Taskforce: the role of emerging technologies in driving forward Kenya’s Big Four Agenda?
Panel: How is Artificial Intelligence transforming African business and how can it be used to elevate African economies?
Panel: Africa has one of the youngest and fastest growing population in the world – How do we equip the future workforce for the Fourth Industrial Revolution?

Download the NEW AI report

The emergence of telecom AI use cases will vary greatly in application and scale across the globe. 

The deployment of AI on the continent of Africa, in the coming years, will have to overcome a number of market and societal barriers to see the potential of artificial intelligence fully realised.

Nevertheless, Tractica estimates that spending on AI-driven software for telecom use cases in Africa will grow from $4.4 million in 2018 to more than $265 million in 2025.

Download the new report today to gain insight on seven key telecom use cases.