Connecting the next billion
Bridging the digital divide
About Connecting the Next Billion
Internet connectivity is a critical accelerator of socio-economic development across the continent. Bridging the digital divide and connecting the unconnected is a key priority for the UN, the wider international community, African governments, businesses and people. Join MNOs and ISPs, global tech giants, rural and remote access solutions providers and digital inclusion experts to tackle issues including availability, affordability and applicability. Explore business and partnership models that make rural connectivity more financially viable, learn about innovative technologies designed to increase connectivity and discuss the role of policymakers and regulators in creating an enabling environment to support Africa’s connectivity champions.
Meet our 2019 speakers
The speaker line-up for 2020 will be released shortly. In the meantime, take a look at some of our leading 2019 speakers...
Download the AfricaCom 2020 Sales & Exhibition Brochure
Download the AfricaCom sales and exhibition brochure to view the 2020 floorplan, learn more about the core themes and discover the opportunities available to you.