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Everything you need to shape Africa's digital future at AfricaCom

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

A free visitor ticket gives you access to:

14,000
Senior attendees from across the continent and the international markets
400
Solutions focused exhibitors, spread out over two vibrant exhibition halls
100+
Hours of free content, including the AfricaCom Headliners!

Download the 2018 brochure


The AfricaCom brochure is now available, showcasing more info on all the agenda topics, expert speakers and networking events you can expect in 2018!

Network with the biggest brands in African tech and telecoms


With 14,000 senior attendees from Africa and the international market, AfricaCom is the place to meet everybody who's anybody in tech and telecoms.

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

Work hard, play hard...

From the AfricaCom Awards Afterparty, to drinks receptions and networking parties, there is as much fun to be had at AfricaCom as there is business to be done

Be inspired by the AfricaCom Headliners


The AfricaCom Headliners take place in our Keynote Theatre, and feature 30 of Africa's most prominent digital tech and telecoms thought-leaders over the three days of the event. The best bit? For 2018 they are completely free to attend!

Hear visionary insights on future tech trends at AfricaCom 20/20


AfricaCom 20/20 is a vibrant showcase of new digital solutions combined with thought-provoking conference content and social events. Expect visionary presentations on: AI, IoT, African smart cities, Blockchain, Technology innovation in sport, Cryptocurrencies, Enterprise digital transformation, Digital health, Agri-tech, Africa’s sharing economy, VR/AR in Africa, Closing the digital skills gap and more.

Learn from senior media innovators at Africa Video Forum

Africa Video Forum succeeds TV Connect Africa as the main hub for broadcasters, content creators, telco operators and OTT players looking to do business in Africa.

With a new remit to tackle both content and distribution models, Africa Video Forum will give you the knowledge and tools you need to navigate multiscreen and OTT services, monetise new content distribution models and capitalise on the opportunities of digital transition

The Connectivity Stage


The Connectivity Stage will showcase the people, products and services at the forefront of expanding and improving digital connectivity in Africa. Expect analyst briefings, technology demos, expert talks, lively panels and interactive debates.

On the agenda:

  • Accelerating broadband roll-out
  • Technology solutions to boost last-mile connectivity
  • Consolidating the African towerco market
  • From towerco to infraco: identifying additional revenue streams
  • Overcoming the power challenge to drive digital inclusion
  • Telecoms market forecasts by region and technology