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10 - 11 May 2022|Nairobi, Kenya

Showcasing the positive impact of tech to drive East Africa's digital economy.

The premier event for technology, telecoms, media and broadcasting.

This year's event has now ended but you can catch-up on all the action by registering for the on demand content.

Shape East Africa's Digital Future


2020 was a truly unique, disruptive and exciting year for African technology and telecoms. Join the virtual East Africa Com to explore the biggest trends this year, with top industry experts and inspiring leaders.

East Africa Com will look at challenges and opportunities across the region’s diverse tech ecosystems, with a focus on shaping the future of enterprise.

Find out how disruptive technology, investment, and the COVID-19 pandemic are driving a renewed urgency for accelerated innovation and digital transformation.

East Africa Com 2021 in numbers

1,100+
tech and telco leaders
75%
of countries in East Africa represented
37%
C-Level attendees
68
global countries represented
56%
increase in enterprise attendees
3,000+
connections made

WEBINAR ALERT! How to Enable More Voice and Data Connections Across Africa

27 May at 11am SAST / 10am BST

Join Africa Tech Festival & Connecting Africa, in partnership with Intelsat, as we explore expanding network coverage to meet the growing demand for connectivity and taking advantage of new market opportunities, as well as discussing the challenges that come with it

Who will you meet?

Download our sample attendee list to learn more about the 700+ professionals from across the digital ecosystem that you can expect to network with.


Dissect the most emerging topics across the region's ecosystem


Progressive Governance and Regulation to Drive East Africa's 4IR
Progressive Governance and Regulation to Drive East Africa's 4IR
Telco 2.0: The Evolution of the East African Telco
Telco 2.0: The Evolution of the East African Telco
The Affordability Gap: Strategies for Smartphone and Data Provision
The Affordability Gap: Strategies for Smartphone and Data Provision

Connecting the Dots: Routes to Last Mile Connectivity
Connecting the Dots: Routes to Last Mile Connectivity
Exploring the Region's Digital Health Revolution
Exploring the Region's Digital Health Revolution
Economic Impact of AgTech's Next Wave of Disruptive Innovation
Economic Impact of AgTech's Next Wave of Disruptive Innovation

The Real Value of a 4IR in an East African Context
The Real Value of a 4IR in an East African Context
Green Shoots: Renewable Solutions to the Electrification Challenge
Green Shoots: Renewable Solutions to the Electrification Challenge
Building Healthy Ecosystems for the Region's Start-Ups
Building Healthy Ecosystems for the Region's Start-Ups

New Dawn: Opportunities in the African Continental Free Trade Area
New Dawn: Opportunities in the African Continental Free Trade Area
Interoperability: The Next Frontier of African Mobile Money
Interoperability: The Next Frontier of African Mobile Money
Country Deepdive: Ethiopia - Waking East Africa's Sleeping Giant
Country Deepdive: Ethiopia - Waking East Africa's Sleeping Giant

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ARKA

East Africa Com met once again my expectations. Although we are currently living in a pandemic, they allowed the event to happen and people in the industry to meet and get the most out of it. The event was rich in terms of attendees, content and the speakers expertise was helpful.

NEW for 2021 - Twitter Workshops

This year, Twitter will be hosting exciting workshops across the two event days. Topics include:

  • Twitter for Journlists & Online Content Creator*
  • Cultivating Community TwitterVoices in Africa

These will be interactive sessions, delivered by the experts.

*Entry is subject to meet the criteria and you will be informed if you qualify. 


DIGITALLY CONNECT WITH YOUR AUDIENCE YEAR ROUND

Our exciting portfolio of Digital Opportunities including, custom e-books, webinars, content syndication, banner ads, newsletter inclusions and more, will provide you with:

  • Highly valuable qualified new leads
  • Brand elevation within the tech and telecoms community
  • Thought leadership across the region
  • Reaching a diverse and engaged digital community of over 400,000 year round

Download the brochure and get in touch with us today to see how we can help you achieve your 2021 business objectives!