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10 – 11 July 2019 | Radisson Blu Hotel, Dakar Sea Plaza, Senegal

Connecting West Africa to New Digital Markets

Connecter l'Afrique de l'Ouest aux Nouveaux Marchés Numériques

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Expanding Broadband Connectivity across West Africa

How operators can work in partnership with governments and regulators to drive efficiencies in the region

Driving Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Empowering West African startups to get traction in the market

The Fintech Revolution

Increasing penetration and usage rates of digital financial services

Embracing Cloud Based Services

Expanding broadband infrastructures to transform enterprise across the region

Building Regulatory Frameworks to Accelerate Digital Transformation

How operators and regulators are breaking the cycle of bad quality of service

Future proofing the Towerco Business Model

Best practice in infrastructure sharing, managing outsourced services and cost effective tower planning


Exclusive Post-Event Poolside Party

Featuring a live band, this was the perfect opportunity for delegates to network with peers in a relaxed and informal poolside setting. Attendees re-connected with existing industry contacts and developed new relationships with West African TMT leaders.

Power Hour (By Invitation Only)

Attendees mingled over a beer or glass of wine with the elite in TMT. 

West Africa Com Mobile Networking App

Our state-of-the-art mobile app enhanced the event experience and maximised networking value for all attendees. Delegates were able to book meetings and plan their day!

Extended Networking Breaks

More time to chat to key industry contacts during coffee breaks and lunches in the buzzing exhibition.

Facilitated VIP Meeting Service

The opportunity to create a bespoke wish-list of who you want to meet and receive one-to-one introductions with our most senior and influential VIPs.

Exclusive Invite-Only Networking Dinner

Network in style with our VIP community over a gourmet dinner.


Engaged Attendees
Inspirational Speakers
Operator Attendance

Intelsat Atelier

Nous vous invitons à participer et à vous joindre à nous le Lundi 9 Juillet pour l’atelier dénommé : « Connexions Régionales » qu’offre gratuitement la compagnie Intelsat.
Cet atelier dont les domaines de prédilection toucheront  essentiellement votre marché régional, s’articulera autour des tendances et des innovations qui influent aussi bien le paysage des télécommunications, des solutions pour les entreprises de media que les  solutions de communication qu’offre la plateforme des nouveaux  satellites EpicNG   d’Intelsat.

What was new in 2018?

Interactive Behind Closed Doors Sessions

Time to take things off the record! Delegates found another level of depth to the conference topics with these private and strictly limited sessions.

LeadersIn West African TMT Boardroom (Invitation Only)

These exclusive, closed-door sessions tackled challenging and controversial issues in an informal and intimate setting. The Chatham House Rule applies to encourage frank and productive dialogue between industry leaders, policymakers and regulators.


Unleashing the power of West Africa’s tech start-up ecosystem. Dedicated conference content and a brand new informal networking space for start-ups, investors and MNOs.

Technology in Focus Sessions

Delegates received a whirlwind tour of real IoT implementation case studies, mastered the art of big data analytics and sized up new opportunities across fintech and agri-tech.

Seed Start-up Investment Working Group

We worked with the regions’ leading investors and accelerators to effectively fund the most innovative new tech ventures.

Broadband Rollout Case Studies

Delegates heard the latest operator stories about launching new networks and services.