25 - 26 April 2023|Radisson Blu Upper Hill Hotel, Nairobi
Uniting the Tech & Telecoms ecosystem to drive digital inclusion across East Africa
East Africa's premier event for technology, telecoms, media and broadcasting
Back in Nairobi for our 20th Anniversary!
Big anniversaries deserve big celebrations: and that's exactly what we're planning for our return in Nairobi on 25-26 April!
This year, we're thrilled about our jam-packed programme of inspiring content delivered by 40 innovators on stage, a future-focused exhibition, a platform to help propel regional start-ups to new heights and plenty of exciting networking features!
Join us as we (re-)unite the who's who of Eastern African tech for our 20th anniversary, from c-suite telco executives, influential enterprise leaders, senior government officials, star-up founders, investors and a wealth of tech and telecommunications trailblazers!
Don't miss out on this vibrant celebration and use our platform to fast-track your own projects!
FIRST 2023 SPEAKERS UNVEILED!
Whilst waiting for the 2023 tech and connectivity experts to be announced, check out our 2022 line-up:
East Africa Com In A Nutshell
East Africa Com is a buzzing conference and exhibition where new ideas are sparked, new partnerships are forged and powerful business ideas come to life from 25 to 26 April!
From tech leaders to telco c-suite, start-up founders, investors and top government officials, we're uniting the who's who of East African tech under one vibrant roof
40+ TRAILBLAZING EXPERTS
These movers and shakers of the industry will once again be eager to share their experiences around breaking down barriers and seizing new opportunities
1 HUB FOR START-UPS
Start-ups drive the Eastern African region forward, and the AHUB is here to help them fast-track their journey by exchanging with other founders whilst meeting investors!
1 VIBRANT EXHIBITION
We work with tech and telco leaders to help showcase some of the most pioneering solutions on the market!
1 AWARD CELEBRATION
Join us to celebrate the movers and shakers of East African tech across six exclusive categories
1 VIP EXPERIENCE
A select group of senior tech and telco leaders will be our VIP guests to enter in-depth, strategic discussions as part of our LeadersIn East Africa platform.
Getting inspired with innovative content is vital... but so is connecting with the right people. That's why we're building an exciting programme of networking activities! Because it's always easier to connect in a relaxed atmosphere.
The Role of 5G as a catalyst in East Africa’s 4IR Journey
The Battle for East Africa's Top Talent: How can local businesses compete
Empowering SMEs through digital skills development
Africa’s Energy Superpower: How Kenya is leveraging green energy to combat climate change
Tracking progress: the path towards liberalisation for Ethiopia’s telecoms market
How agritech can help alleviate the region's food security challenges
Building policies fit for a digital economy: Striking the right balance in regulating the sector
Interoperability is key to unlocking the next phase of East Africa’s fintech revolution
Novel routes to connecting East Africa's rural communities
East Africa is becoming a new hub for Data Centers on the continent
The Fourth Industrial Revolution: How East Africa can lead in an era of economic disruption
Combatting the increasing threat of Cyber Attacks against East Africa’s enterprises
Why is East Africa the top target for cybercriminals across the continent?
Telcos of tomorrow: Putting Digital at the heart of East Africa’s telcos’ strategies
AHUB EAST: APPLY FOR OUR LIVE PITCH-OFF COMPETITION
AHUB East will feature an exciting pitch showcase where East Africa's most innovative and pioneering start-ups will come on stage to demo their early stage products and solutions in front of a jam-packed room of experts.
Interested in taking part? Applications are now open until 17 MARCH!
Click the link below to view our application tips and start your nomination
THE EAST AFRICA COM AWARDS ARE BACK!
Join us to celebrate the region's tech movers and shakers during an exclusive drinks ceremony on 25 April, LIVE in Nairobi!
Interested in running for an award? Great idea, as it's a very powerful way to:
- Celebrate individual and team achievements
- Boost team morale
- Increase the prestige of your brand
- Seize unique PR and marketing opportunities
Browse the 2023 categories below and make sure to submit your nomination(s) by Tuesday 14 March! Best of luck!
Let's get down to business
East Africa Com makes the tech business world move forward!
We offer a wide range of partner packages that are designed to meet ONE goal: make you meet YOUR goal!
Whether you're trying to ascertain leadership in your market space or are looking to launch a new product or simply are eager to stay tuned with your market and generate new leads, our team will work closely with you to identify your goals and design a bespoke package that is geared towards success.
Let's start chatting to build those opportunities that will power your business!
HELP US DEEP-DIVE INTO EAST AFRICA'S START-UP ECOSYSTEM?
If you are a start-up founder or leader based in East Africa, we would love to hear from you!
Seize this opportunity to make your voice heard: this survey will only take you five minutes and to thank you for your time, you can choose to enter a prize draw for a chance to win a £50 Amazon or Takealot voucher at the end of the survey.
A space for leaders
Exploring new trends. Paving the way. Building powerful networks.
That's what our VIP proposition is all about. From VIP areas to the exclusive LeadersIn Africa Summit, we provide an exclusive space where East Africa's top leaders can gather to power digital inclusion and power positive change.
Would you like to apply for a VIP pass? Contact us at Info.EastAfricaCom@informa.com.
East Africa Com was a very well organized event. The opportunities for learning, discovering new possibilities and making new industry contacts were simply fantastic.