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13 - 15 November 2018
Cape Town


Africa’s only event dedicated to telecoms and technology for mission critical professionals.

A snapshot of what happened at Mission Critical Africa 2017...

Enabling the development of the safe city
  • How does current infrastructure need to adapt to realise the vision of a Safe City?
  • How to make LMR, LTE and Broadband Technologies Interoperate for Safer Cities
  • Understanding the cyber risks and counter measures with big data
  • How does the idea of a Safe City fit into the development and push to Smart Cities?
Developing and building a digital network
  • A look at the timeline for PMR technology lifespan
  • Building a nationwide digital network in Germany
  • Combining networks – the next innovation in digital networks
  • Creating interoperability between technologies – the SALUS project
  • Addressing the challenge of rural coverage in South Africa
Implementing LTE for operational excellence
  • Assessing the MVNO model as the model of choice for mission critical broadband
  • Are all commercial operators fit to manage public safety organisations?
  • Considering moving from analogue straight to LTE
  • Going beyond LTE: addressing what 5G will do for mission critical operations


$7.6 Billion
The expected reach of control room technologies and services market
$226 Billion
Safe city market to surpass this figure
30% Increase
The amount critical communications equipment will grow in the MEA region

Co-located with AfricaCom - the Largest African telecoms, media and technology event

Join 400 speakers in 16 essential conference tracks and find cutting edge technologies from 450 exhibitors.

Put your products and solutions in front of 500+ critical communications professionals

The event’s co-location with AfricaCom will further deliver another 13,000 visitors, allowing you to exhibit alongside your peers and fully demonstrate your expertise to a broad visitor audience.