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14 - 16 November • Conference • ICT

Africa Tech Festival 2023


As part of its export promotion strategy, EDB will be participating in the forthcoming edition of Africa Tech festival scheduled from 14-16 November 2023 in Cape Town, South Africa. The key sponsors for this event are Emtel Ltd, Leal Group, Secure Key Group and MITCO Ltd. Africa Tech festival represents the ideal platform where companies will be able to showcase their service offerings as well as establish contacts with potential clients.

Considered as the continent’s largest technology event, Africa Tech Festival 2023 will take a fresh look at industry defining core content on telecoms, connectivity, infrastructure, inclusivity, start-ups, fintech and disruption across key sectors such as cybersecurity, cloud & big data, data centres, and green ICT. It is the most impactful event uniting Africa’s tech ecosystems, business communities and political leadership to align their ambition to elevate African economies. With new content, features and enhanced networking, Africa Tech Festival 2023 remains the forum for African technology experts, policy makers, business leaders and next-gen emerging talents.

Africa Tech and Africa Com occur concurrently during the Africa Tech festival:

Africa Tech which showcases the latest trends and technology in Datacentre and cloud, Cybersecurity, Fintech, AI and Big Data.

Africa Com which is the most influential telecommunications event and by far the largest gathering of Africa-focused connectivity leaders in the world. Uniting telecoms, infrastructure and policy to position Africa as the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

The last edition attracted over 12,000 participants from some 136 countries.

Key Outcome of Africa Tech Festival

  • 3.7 Million Reach
  • Over 12,0000 on-site visitors
  • Over 8,500 online visitors
  • 136 countries
  • Over 300 exhibitors
The event will be attended by international participants including top enterprise leaders, telco C-Suite, start-up founders, investors and senior government officials as well as relevant associations and their members. An exhibiting space of 36sqm has been secured within the AfricaTech section. Countries like India, South Africa, USA, UAE, Turkey and Estonia have already confirmed their participation in this event.