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Network. Learn. Innovate.

Networking with the industry elite, learning from an all-star line-up of Africa's thought-leaders and future-proofing your business. This was the AfricaCom 2017 delegate experience.

Here's what's included when you book an AfricaCom delegate pass..

Unrivalled networking opportunities combined with an essential learning opportunity: can you afford to miss the AfricaCom delegate experience?


Relax, unwind and soak up the atmosphere at one of Cape Town's hottest venues, Shimmy Beach Club for the AFest. Featuring a host of leading local and international artists, informal networking areas and an exclusive VIP lounge.


The AfricaCom App

A members-only networking application for the participants of the AfricaCom event. This powerful app brings the event to your mobile device and allows you to:

  • Create and maintain a public profile
  • Request meetings with other members (exclusive for delegates)
  • Send private in-app messages to other members (exclusive for delegates)
  • Receive important updates and announcements from the AfricaCom event team
  • Discover what's around you (restaurants, bars, coffee shops, etc)
  • Access to event documentation
  • Continue networking after the event from the app or the companion website

Visions for Africa: Headline Keynotes

Accelerating Africa’s digital revolution: the path towards industry 4.0

Speakers include:

  • Herman Singh, Group Chief Digital Officer, MTN
  • Rapelang Rabana, Founder & CEO, Rekindle Learning
  • Raj Wanniappa, CEO and Founder, Future Horizon Technologies

AfricaCom Awards & Afterparty

Celebrate digital excellence in Africa and party with leaders, innovators and disruptors at the forefront of Africa's digital transformation.

  • 500+ Executive Leaders
  • 12 Awards
  • Three-course meal
  • Live Entertainment

Types of pass

Grants access to: The AFest, The LeadersIn Africa Keynotes
Grants access to: The AFest, Full Conference Access (16 conference tracks), The LeadersIn Africa Keynotes
Grants access to: The AFest, Full Conference Access (16 conference tracks), The LeadersIn Africa Keynotes and the AfricaCom Awards