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East Africa Com
25 - 26 April 2023
Radisson Blu Upper Hill HotelNairobi

25 - 26 April 2023
Radisson Blu Upper Hill Hotel,


Connect with 700+ tech and telecoms leaders, innovators and inspirators.

Celebrate, learn and network across two essential days showcasing the positive impact of tech on the region's digital economy.

What's Included In Your Free Visitor Ticket?

Premium Content

Access two days of insightful content addressing the industry's key challenges and opportunities across the region. All delivered by 40+ expert speakers paving the way towards East Africa's 4IR. 

Speaker Q&As

Participate in polls and live Q&As sessions with our expert speakers across the connectivity and technology ecosystem. Get your crucial questions answered and facilitate the discussion even further.  

Interactive Virtual Expo

Meet with our sponsors, all on hand to showcase their latest products and demos. Discover how they help your business to grow and find your next strategic partner.

East Africa Com Awards

Join us as we celebrate those innovations, people and businesses driving East Africa's digital economy and overcoming the latest challenges within the industry. With six categories all aimed at recognising success, be part of the celebration and help to share the positive impact that tech has. 

Global Networking Opportunities

Our 2020 virtual event saw 68 global countries in attendance and this year we expect this to increase! With only an internet connection needed to join the event, you can expect to meet and build relationships with some of the most influential industry professionals across the region, Africa and beyond. Participate in unique networking sessions and benefit from AI matchmaking, making it easier than ever to find those most suitable to your business needs. 

An East African Experience

Alongside participating in industry critical conversations and making new connections to help drive the region, we want to bring East Africa to you and ensure a fun and relaxed experience. From a virtual safari and wellbeing activities to a prize booth and resource hub, you can expect to get the full event experience without having to leave the comfort of your own home!

Key Themes For 2021

Progressive Governance and Regulation to Drive East Africa's 4IR

Telco 2.0: The Evolution of the East African Telco

The Affordability Gap: Strategies for Smartphone and Data Provision

Connecting the Dots: Routes to Last Mile Connectivity

Exploring the Region's Digital Health Revolution

Economic Impact of AgTech's Next Wave of Disruptive Innovation

The Real Value of a 4IR in an East African Context

Green Shoots: Renewable Solutions to the Electrification Challenge

Building Healthy Ecosystems for the Region's Start-Ups

New Dawn: Opportunities in the African Continental Free Trade Area

Interoperability: The Next Frontier of African Mobile Money

Country Deepdive: Ethiopia - Waking East Africa's Sleeping Giant

Pass Upgrades

We have a limited number of pass upgrades for licensed network operators, enterprises/SMEs, industry regulators, ministers and government officials and select web-based companies. If you are looking to enhance your experience and benefit from additional networking and closed-door sessions, apply for a Delegate Pass. Learn more about all passes available and view the criteria here