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10 – 11 July 2018 | Radisson Blu Hotel, Dakar Sea Plaza, Senegal

Connecting West Africa to New Digital Markets

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


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


Engaged Attendees
Inspirational Speakers
Operator Attendance

Les principaux thèmes qui seront abordés cette année

Développer de nouvelles stratégies afin d’améliorer la connexion en Afrique de l’Ouest

Déploiement du LTE afin de répondre à la demande de connexion rapide de la nouvelle économie connectée Africaine

Monetariser les services digitaux

Guarantir un certain retour sur Investissement concernant les CAPEX tout en déployant le réseau dans les espaces ruraux et peri urbains

Innover le Business Model des Operateurs téléphonique à l’ère digitale

Explorer de nouvelles fonctions et de nouvelles opportunités dans la nouvelle chaine de valeur du marché téléphonique au moment du déclin des ARPU et des nombreuses perturbations d’OTT

Déceler de nouvelles opportunités sur les marches adjacents

Aller plus loin que les simples modeles de connexion: IoT, smart cities, Blockchain, e-commerce et plus encore

Acquérir une formidable expérience consommateur au moindre cout

Confronter la rétention de clientèle en augmentant la satisfaction et la fidélité des clients tout en produisant de la connexion à moindre cout

Pouvoir anticiper et planifier la prochaine génération de réseaux

Créer puis mettre en œuvre de nouvelles solutions de réseaux pour optimiser l’expérience client


Interactive Behind Closed Doors Sessions

Time to take things off the record! Find 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 will tackle 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

Receive a whirlwind tour of real IoT implementation case studies, master the art of big data analytics and size up new opportunities across fintech and agri-tech.

Seed Start-up Investment Working Group

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

Broadband Rollout Case Studies

Hear the latest operator stories about launching new networks and services.


Exclusive Post-Event Poolside Party

With a live band, this is the perfect opportunity to network with your peers in a relaxed and informal poolside setting. Re-connect with existing industry contacts and develop new relationships with West African TMT leaders.

Power Hour (By Invitation Only)

Your chance to mingle over a beer or glass of wine with the elite in TMT. Come and join the fun!

West Africa Com Mobile Networking App

Our state-of-the-art mobile app enhances the event experience and maximises networking value for all attendees. Book meetings and plan your 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

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.