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8 - 12 November 2021
Virtual Event

8 - 12 November 2021
Virtual Event

The only African technology event you need

AfricaCom is the biggest, best and most influential tech and telecoms event on the continent, and the only place to meet innovators driving Africa's digital transformation.

AfricaCom in Numbers

AfricaCom delivers top quality content, unbeatable networking events, and exhibitors providing the solutions and technologies you're looking for.


Innovative Attendees


Inspirational Speakers


Solutions-Focused Exhibitors

8 - 12 November 2021
Virtual Event

Discover the technologies and tools that will shape Africa's digital future

AfricaCom is the place to find out what's hot in the African technology industry. With 400 exhibitors showcasing technologies and solutions covering everything from 5G, AI, IoT, TV, Fintech and more, you'll leave feeling inspired and ready to revamp your business strategy.

8 - 12 November 2021
Virtual Event

Design an agenda that suits your business goals

With 20 tracks and features to choose from, and 450 expert speakers sharing case studies, inspirational ideas and best practice, the AfricaCom agenda has never been more business critial. Whatever your business objectives, you can shape an agenda that works for you.

Pass Types


The exhibition visitor pass is completely free, giving you access to the Technology Arena and main exhibition, as well as selected content - including the AfricaCom headliners, Connectivity Stage, AfricaCom 20/20 and the Africa Video Forum Content Hub


The delegate pass provides you with access to all premium content at the show, allowing you to design a learning experience that matches your business objectives. You'll also get full access to the event networking tool, and entrance to AfricaCom delegate networking drinks receptions, including the AFest. PLUS: You can also upgrade to a Platinum Pass, which includes entry to the AfricaCom Awards


The invite only VIP pass is designed exclusively for the most high-profile and influential AfricaCom participants. A VIP pass gives you access to all content, as well as entry to The Village, a dedicated networking and meeting space. You'll also be invited to exclusive networking experiences like the AfricaCom golf day

AfricaCom Telecoms Mini MBA

(5 days: 12-16 November 2018)

Thousands of professionals from 350 leading operators, vendors, service providers, regulators and industry associations have benefited from this programme.

What makes it unique?

  • Deep dive sessions: tackle the key technology, business, leadership, marketing and finance issues
  • Sustained learner engagement: with a small group approach, case studies and an engaging Business Simulation exercise
  • Explore AfricaCom: includes All Access Pass, ticket to the A-Fest and time built in to attend conference streams and explore the exhibition
  • Latest market analysis from Ovum: the market-leading research business focused on the connected digital economy

8 - 12 November 2021
Virtual Event

Work hard. Play hard.

AfricaCom hosts a wide range of unbeatable networking events, from drinks receptions and speed networking, to VIP golf days and our very own music festival the AFest.

Take a look at AFest 2017

AFest 2017 featured AKA, Black Motion and Mr Silk. See all the highlights here.