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Networking Opportunities

A bigger, bolder social programme

Enjoy a week-long festival of thought-provoking content, immersive satellite events, fun new social activities, and unique networking experiences

Who will you meet at AfricaCom?

Operators - present, engaged & ready to do business
Different African countries in attendance
of our 10,000-strong audience at Director level or above

Meet the people who matter most to you in an environment that reflects you and your business

More than an exhibition

The show floor is a buzzing hub of activity where 10,000 of the architects of Africa’s digital future meet to network and do business. Look out for the new Smart Cities Africa feature, live SDN/NFV demonstrations, the free-to-attend Spotlight Theatre and daily exhibition area tours.

Tailored VIP Services

Central to the success of AfricaCom is our core focus on interaction and deal making. Our acclaimed ‘meet and greet’ boutique-style meeting service, offered to exhibitors and VIP delegates, has forged business relations for the past three years.


In 2016 AfricaCom is hosting the hottest party in Cape Town. Join us at the Shimmy Beach Club to enjoy a fantastic line-up of local and international artists. Immerse yourself in the action or book a table or VIP space for a more exclusive experience.

The Village

A luxury meeting place designed exclusively for the most high-profile and  influential AfricaCom participants. The Village provides the perfect haven for VIP guests to re-charge their batteries and connect with one another.

VIP social activities

New for 2016. From sector-specific safaris to hosted VIP wine tours, we’re offering a range of immersive activities to make the most of our wonderful location and ensure a more meaningful and memorable networking experience for our clients.