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9 - 12 November 2020
Virtual Event

Prepare for the Fourth Industrial Revolution with AfricaTech 2020

As part of Africa Tech Festiva, AfricaTech is the largest virtual gathering of individuals and organisations using enterprise technology to accelerate digital transformation and drive Africa's journey to 4IR. Experience AI-powered networking, 100+ use-cases, and insight and solutions from the world's leading tech vendors.

Backed by the Biggest Brands!

As the largest and most influential tech and telecoms event on the continent, Africa Tech Festival is supported by the biggest brands in tech and telecoms - meaning that when you join the event, you know you're networking with the best.

An All-Star Speaker Line-Up!

Get insights from leading global vendors and enterprises. Find out how they have led successful implementations of emerging tech around the world and discover the opportunities and pitfalls you need to be aware of during interactive panel discussions, deep-dive presentations and over 100 use-cases!

INVITE YOUR TEAM FOR FREE

Invite your team to register and benefit from attending with your colleagues.

  • Ensure all content is covered as each of you can focus on specific key areas. 
  • Just like the physical event - divide and conquer our sponsors and exhibitors as you navigate around the virtual expo. 
  • Break down our thousands of attendees by sectors/industries/job types and split the networking opportunities. 
  • Create a sense of virtual morale as you sit back and relax after each day and discuss your outcomes. Plus, enjoy our exciting virtual activities together!
  • Unite as a team to present your findings and new strategies to senior leaders.

Invite your colleagues by sharing the below link or registering via social media and sharing your presence at the event. 

THIS YEAR'S CORE THEMES


Digital Infrastructure Investment
Digital Infrastructure Investment

Building the foundations of digital connectivity and empowering Africa’s connectivity champions.

4IR for Africa
4IR for Africa

Propelling Africa to the forefront of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.


Tech for Good
Tech for Good

Technology investment to drive socio-economic development, improve healthcare delivery and protect our planet.

Enterprise Tech
Enterprise Tech

Technology is fundamentally re-shaping the way we do business. How should enterprise leaders respond?


Connecting the next Billion
Connecting the next Billion

Bridging the digital divide to enable everybody to participate in Africa’s thriving digital economy.

ICT Policy and Regulation
ICT Policy and Regulation

Creating an enabling environment to support prosperity through technology innovation.


Diversity and Inclusion
Diversity and Inclusion

Design, build and run a better, more inclusive, digital world with equal opportunities for everybody.

Future of Work
Future of Work

Drive workplace innovation and discover how emerging technologies will impact skills requirements and optimise processes in your organisation.


Talent and Skills Development
Talent and Skills Development

Investing in talent and the skills necessary to derive real value from disruptive technologies.

Scaling Start-Ups
Scaling Start-Ups

Scale start-ups to scale economic impact: entrepreneurship as an engine for growth.


Economic Resilience and Growth
Economic Resilience and Growth

Reimagining Africa: the importance of tech innovation in a post-COVID-19 world.

Recalibrating Africa’s Workforce for the 4IR
Recalibrating Africa’s Workforce for the 4IR

Designing the workforce of the future.

Connect with thousands of tech and telco leaders


At Africa Tech Festival you will find the largest virtual gathering of individuals and organisations using enterprise technology to accelerate digital transformation in Africa, with technology experts and business leaders spanning start-ups, scale-ups, SMEs, large corporates and multinationals across a broad range of industry verticals. Get insights from your peers about their preparations for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, from the emerging tech they are focusing on, to the key learnings they are building into their roadmap.

VIEW OUR INTERACTIVE DELEGATE BROCHURE

Take a look at our Africa Tech Festival interactive delegate brochure to learn more about this year's virtual event including:

  • The key themes for this year
  • Our networking opportunities and events, including the Awards
  • A snapshot of our audience
  • The first speaker announcements
  • Details on the virtual event platform

VIRTUAL EVENT PLATFORM DEMOS

Take a look at a selection of our virtual platform demos highlighting:

  • The attendee experience - an in-depth walk-through of the platform 
  • Agenda sessions - an overview of how our content features will be displayed
  • The platform itself and why it is different to any other virtual platforms you might experience
  • The exhibitor experience - a summary of how our delegates can interact with exhibitors
  • Networking - a quick look at the networking functionalities available

AGENDA AT A GLANCE


Take a look at the Africa Tech Festival agenda at a glance to learn more about the topics and events taking place across the week. 

AfricaTech Centre Stage

The centrepiece of AfricaTech, examining how technology innovation can optimise systems and processes, drive efficiencies, boost productivity and delight customers in specific industry contexts such as Agriculture, Healthcare, Smart Cities and Finance.

AHUB: CHAMPIONING Start Up Africa

The AHUB programme is designed to highlight the critical role of entrepreneurship in fuelling Africa’s digital economy and connect African tech startups and scale-ups to investors and corporate partners.

Virtual AfricaTech is this year’s most important platform to truly connect with the leaders driving tech and digital transformation across Africa

Be recognised by the industry by getting involved with one, or more, of our dedicated technology zones – AI, IoT, Blockchain, Fintech and Data Centres.

Interested in Connectivity?

AfricaCom: The Home of Connectivity and Communications

Another anchor event of Africa Tech Festival, AfricaCom is the largest ICT exhibition on the continent, driving Africa's journey towards the 4th Industrial Revolution.

accelerateHER at Africa Tech Festival

accelerateHER is coming to Africa Tech Festival this November to deliver content-rich virtual offerings and high impact discussions, debates and masterclasses featuring Africa’s greatest women leaders and technology pioneers.

If you have an interest in driving progress, diversity and inclusion and in shaping the future of tech, secure a spot at our virtual event this November.

Get the latest news and insights from AfricaTech.

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