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2021|

The region's top event for telecoms and technology

Thank you for attending in 2020 - all content in now available on-demand.

Registration for the on-demand content is still open.
See you in 2021!

Look out for more information coming soon.

Introducing Africa Tech Festival; 9 - 12 November 2020

Uniting Tech and Talent for Socio-Economic Impact

Register for virtual Africa Tech Festival, our flagship event, including AfricaCom, AfricaTech, AHUB, accelerateHER and the AfricaCom Awards.

About West Africa Com Virtual

West Africa Com Virtual is the leading telecoms and technology event in the region, uniting leaders of the TMT industries, policy makers and regulators, large enterprises, start-ups and investors alike from across the West African Francophone and Anglophone markets.

Our virtual event works very much the same as our face-to-face events, with many of our pre-existing physical features transferring across to the digital experience, plus an abundance of new features, enhancing your ability to stay ahead of the curve, discover what industry innovators have planned, and network with executives across the regions ecosystem, all from your own home. 


Insightful Content
Insightful Content
  • From wherever you are in the world, build your personal agenda and stream engaging and inspiring, impactful content sessions from industry leaders.
  • Interact and engage with our expert speakers through live Q&A and polling.
  • Catch up with sessions on-demand, at a time best suited to you, giving you access to more content than ever before.
Creating Connections
Creating Connections
  • Our AI-driven platform enables you to easily find the contacts most relevant to you.
  • We recommend the people to connect with, based on interests, industry and personal or company profile. 
  • Connect, meet and chat straight away.

Industry Leading Technology Solutions
Industry Leading Technology Solutions
  • Our bespoke built interactive, virtual expo allows you to engage with some of the most influential companies in the AI space.
  • Watch the latest product demos, see the latest tech in action and meet directly with sponsors and exhibitors at their booth to find the right solution for you.
Demonstrable ROI
Demonstrable ROI
  • Our platform enables exhibitors and sponsors to capture leads throughout the event.
  •  Track leads from presentations, product demos, meetings, booth visits and connections made. 
  •  Allow your teams to lead score so you can qualify the leads for follow up and present a demonstrable ROI of your investment.

Virtual Event Platform Demos

Take a look at a selection of our virtual platform demos highlighting:

  • The attendee experience - an in-depth walk-through of the platform 
  • Agenda sessions - an overview of how our content features will be displayed
  • The platform itself and why it is different to any other virtual platforms you might experience
  • The exhibitor experience - a summary of how our delegates can interact with exhibitors
  • Networking - a quick look at the networking functionalities available

Virtual Delegate Brochure

Interested in finding out more about West Africa Com Virtual? Download the official delegate brochure to discover:

  • The format and functionalities of our online event
  • Hot topics for 2020
  • Who you can expect to connect with

WEST AFRICA COM IN NUMBERS

400+
Engaged Attendees
40+
Inspirational Speakers
60%
Operator Attendance

HIGH QUALITY CONTENT BROUGHT TO YOU BY INDUSTRY-LEADING SPEAKERS AND EXPERTS


West Africa's Place in the 4IR
West Africa's Place in the 4IR
The Response of the Tech and Telco sectors to the COVID-19 Outbreak
The Response of the Tech and Telco sectors to the COVID-19 Outbreak
The Role of Tech Investment in Developing Resilient Economies
The Role of Tech Investment in Developing Resilient Economies

Affordable Services to Connect the Unconnected
Affordable Services to Connect the Unconnected
Exploring the Social Benefits of Ubiquitous Connectivity
Exploring the Social Benefits of Ubiquitous Connectivity
Smart Cities: Using Technology to Get Economies Moving
Smart Cities: Using Technology to Get Economies Moving

Closing the Digital Skills Gap
Closing the Digital Skills Gap
Emerging Tech Showcase
Emerging Tech Showcase
The Content and Media Opportunity
The Content and Media Opportunity

The Future of Mobile Money and Financial Inclusion
The Future of Mobile Money and Financial Inclusion
Developing Infrastructure for a More Connected Africa
Developing Infrastructure for a More Connected Africa
Women in Tech
Women in Tech

Who will you meet?

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