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10 - 11 November 2020
Virtual Event

Mission Critical Technologies Africa becomes a virtual event as part of the New Virtual Africa Tech Festival

Optimising command, control and critical communications in mission and business critical operations

COVID-19 UPDATE: MISSION CRITICAL TECHNOLOGIES AFRICA 2020 IS NOW A VIRTUAL EVENT


Mission Critical Technologies Africa is the dedicated critical connectivity arm of AfricaCom, attended by over 1,000 mission and business critical professionals annually at the physical event. You can expect to meet critical communications and command & control experts from public safety, transportation, utilities, defense and many more.

This year, after an extensive period of review and consultation, we have decided to proactively transform AfricaCom, AfricaTech and all our co-located conferences into fully-virtual events in 2020. Taking place together over a week, from 9th – 13th November, these events will become known as the Virtual Africa Tech Festival.

Learn more about the virtual event and its exciting features

Going virtual in 2020 presents an excellent opportunity to make our events infinitely more accessible both within Africa and beyond. An internet connection is now all that is required to participate and be part of a community that is actively shaping Africa’s digital future. Geo and logistical restrictions are a thing of the past.

With premium content dedicated to wearable tech, the use of drones and the use of critical technologies to create safer and smarter cities,  an interactive virtual exhibition and a host of interactive networking opportunities, if you are looking to do business in Africa then talk to us about our sponsorship, exhibition and partnership opportunities today.

Discover the virtual sponsorship available available

Virtual Mission Critical Technologies is here!

Going virtual in 2020 presents an excellent opportunity to make our events infinitely more accessible both within Africa and beyond.

Mission Critical Technologies Africa in numbers

1000+
Mission Critical Professionals
35%
Director level or above
350+
end-user organisations represented
100+
Mission and Business Critical Organisations
4
Control Room Site Visits
100+
Hours of Free Content

ELEVATE YOUR BRAND TO MORE COMMAND AND CRITICAL COMMUNICATIONS PROFESSIONALS THAN EVER BEFORE AT OUR VIRTUAL EVENT

Gain maximum brand exposure by putting your products and solutions in front of over 1000 critical communications professionals when becoming a sponsor or exhibitor of Virtual Mission Critical Technologies Africa 2020.

Interested in attending Africa's premier critical connectivity event of the year?

Mission Critical Technologies Africa is the meeting place for over 1000 critical communications and command & control experts from across the ecosystem, including public safety, transportation, utilities, defence and many more! 

If you're interested in being part of this all important annual gathering, keep an eye on our website for more updates. 

2020 Highlights include:


Hot 2020 topics
Hot 2020 topics

The hottest topics facing our industry today will be discussed at Virtual Mission Critical Technologies 2020, including wearable tech and the access to real-time information, building on LTE, we'll explore the opportunties and challenges of 5G, IoT's most influential though leader will provide the latest insights and use cases into an organisation of connected devices and drones - the drivers behind this tech and its future. It's an action packed line-up - one not to be missed.

Control Room Site Visits
Control Room Site Visits

In 2019, a limited number of attendees received access to 4 control rooms in Cape Town to gain exclusive insight into the safety, security and transport operations within the city. 2020 will see delegates virtually access the nerve-center of the city and discover the operations that make Cape Town the city it is.


Virtual Interactive Exhibition
Virtual Interactive Exhibition

Check out the latest solutions and products in critical communications and command & control with our virtual interactive expo. It is custom designed and built to enable live video chat networking between sponsors, exhibitors and delegates, scheduled meetings, downloadable content and live presentations. 

Unrivaled Networking Opportunities
Unrivaled Networking Opportunities

Our advanced virtual platform provides the opportunity for all attendees to enjoy 1-2-1 chats with top tier business contacts, exhibitors and sponsors - this is the ideal place to make your next big deal! 

Who you can expect to meet there


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Co-located with AfricaCom - Africa's largest and most influential tech and telecoms event

15,000 attendees | 500 Exhibitors | 450 Speakers