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LeadersIn Africa Summit

Intelligent conversation and productive debate with those in the driving seat of Africa’s digital transformation


The LeadersIn Africa Summit will tackle the most challenging and controversial issues addressed at AfricaCom in an informal and intimate setting. The Chatham House Rule applies so all exchanges are strictly off the record to encourage frank and productive dialogue.

This exclusive, invite-only event provides a unique opportunity to engage with industry leaders and policymakers committed to driving economic development in Africa through digital connectivity.If you are a CXO of Telco or Enterprise please contact our LeadersIn Africa Summit VIP Relations Executive Sarah Nemeth to apply for a pass at


The role of governments

What can policymakers and regulators do to advance the digital economy and accelerate digital transformation in Africa?

Telco-OTT relationships

How is the telco-OTT relationship likely to evolve in Africa? What are the benefits of closer collaboration? What OTT regulation is on the horizon?

New business models

How should telcos innovate business models to remain relevant and compete in digital Africa? How can partnerships and collaboration be balanced with the protection of commercial interests?

Connectivity and digital inclusion

What is the best way to tackle the digital inclusion challenge in Africa? How can we overcome the fundamental barriers of access, affordability and relevance?

Fintech opportunities

How is FinTech disrupting the financial services landscape in Africa? Where do the greatest opportunities lie?

CIO Circle

Expert guidance on driving digital transformation and business innovation