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Meet the people who matter to you the most

From AfricaCom's very own music concert, to the AfricaCom Awards Ceremony, drinks receptions and networking parties, there is as much fun to be had at AfricaCom as there is business to be done.

Networking Features at AfricaCom

Join us for the AfricaCom Opening Party!

Tuesday 13 November 16:30 - 18:00

Unwind after day 1 at the AfricaCom Opening Party. It takes place from 16:30 - 18:00 in the AfriacCom 20/20 Bar - you'll find it at the centre of the Technology Arena.

The AFest returns to Shimmy Beach Club on Tuesday 13 November - doors open at 19:00

For 2018, we are delighted to announce that the AFest will be powered by Deezer and UMG Live

Global music streaming service Deezer are offering all AFest 2018 attendees a free 3-month subscription, giving you the chance to experience the most innovative streaming experience around. And if that's not enough, the phenomenal line-up at the AFest 2018 features acts provided by UMG Live - TRESOR, The Muses and Swing City.

Happy Hour at AfricaCom - open to all AfricaCom attendees

Wednesday 14 November 15:00 - 16:00 
Thursday 15 November 14:00 - 15:00

Have a drink on us at daily happy hours in the AfricaCom 20/20 bar-  you'll find it located at the centre of the Technology Arena. See you there!


Wednesday 14th November: 16:30 - 17:30

Located in the AHUB and open to AfricaCom's VIP’s and delegates only, this is a networking opportunity not to be missed.

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Celebrate with us at the AfricaCom Awards

The AfricaCom Awards celebrate the achievements of the best companies, solutions, products and personalities improving connectivity and driving Africa through the fourth industrial revolution. Entries are now open!

VIP Networking at AfricaCom

Rub shoulders with the industry elite in The Village, a luxury meeting place designed exclusively for the most high-profile and influential AfricaCom participants. New for 2018, AfricaCom will be launching a new exclusive VIP space in addition to the village.

Want to know more about our VIP services at AfricaCom? Discover our world of VIP here!

Alternatively, if you're interested in opportunities for sponsoring our VIP features, please get in touch with James Bull.

The AfricaCom Golf Day

This fun and informal networking experience for our VIP community is just one of many immersive activities to make the most of our wonderful location and ensure a more meaningful and memorable networking experience for our clients.