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11-14 Nov 2024 | Cape Town
11-14 Nov 2024 | Cape Town

Putting African Tech on the Global Stage

Africa Tech Festival is a vibrant event uniting innovators and global leaders working to leverage the transformative power of technology. It is a gateway to the continent, the perfect platform for new entrants and expanding businesses to explore the world’s most exciting tech market.

Register for Africa Tech Festival 2024 today to be part of the journey!

Connect, Learn and Discover







Uniting Tech's Brightest Minds


Explore all things telecoms, connectivity, digital infrastructure and sustainable development


Discover innovative, disruptive technologies and their integration across African industry verticals


Empowering entrepreneurs at every stage of their journey to drive positive change in Africa and globally

The AI Summit Cape Town

As AI transforms industries and reshapes the future, Cape Town emerges as a leading African hub for innovation.

2024 Speakers include

Funke Opeke



Leo Skarlatos


AT (formerly Airtel Tigo)

Nollie Maoto

Chief Data and Analytics Officer – Merchant Services

FNB South Africa

Prasanna Kumar Burri

Group Chief Information Officer

Dangote Group

Simbah Mutasa

Managing Director

Bank of America

Mary Mahuma

CIO, Southern Africa

Philip Morris

Norbert Prihoda

Deputy CEO

Tunisie Telecom

Faith Burn

Chief Information Officer

Eskom Holdings SOC

Samwel Magesa

Chief Data Officer

NBC Bank

Sithembile Songo


Eskom Holdings SOC

Art Chupeau

Managing Director

Baobab Network

Nina Triantis

Nina Triantis

Global Head, Telecoms, Media and Technology, Corporate and Investment Banking

Standard Bank

Bongani Sithole


Founder's Factory Africa

2023 Post Show Report

Explore the vibrant African tech landscape with the Africa Tech Festival 2023 Post Show Report, offering valuable insights into attendee stats, key topics, prominent speakers, and impactful moments.

Exclusive: Africa Cyber Security Report 2024

The Role of Cybersecurity in Safeguarding Africa’s Digital Transformation - 2024 Report.

Deep dive into the accelerating digital landscape of Africa, underlining the critical role of cybersecurity in ensuring a resilient and secure digital future, in this exclusive report, produced by Africa Tech Festival's research team.

Connecting Africa: Our Community For Africa's digital architects

Connecting Africa is the premier online community dedicated to tackling the immense scope of the African digital landscape. Connecting Africa offers a comprehensive, informed and nuanced understanding of the region's communications networking and ICT sector and the commercial opportunities such insight can afford.

Join a community of decision makers from across the entire communications technology ecosystem that are either based in Africa, conducting business with African enterprises or seeking to learn more about one of the communications industry's growth hot-spots!

Dr Rutendo Hwindingwi

Founding Director

Tribe Africa Advisory

Africa Tech Festival is a great event for me. Not only is the networking and content shared ‘world class’ but also it allows one to appreciate in one location the latest trends, subject matter experts and technologies that are driving global change including Africa under one roof. The Africa Tech Festival has become a must go-to event for me every year.

Proud AAXO Member

We are proud to be a member of the Association of African Exhibition Organisers.

AAXO is committed to promoting the African exhibitions industry, encouraging businesses to invest and participate in exhibitions, affording our members the tools and resources for successful exhibition management, and encouraging world-class industry standards.