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Africa Tech Forum London 2016

June 22, 2016 @ 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

| £129 - £200
AfricaTechForumLDN

The Africa Technology Business Forum is a one day conference showcasing the most exciting technology opportunities that are unfolding across the African continent.

Based around the theme “Turning challenges into opportunities through innovation”, the forum will explore the exciting opportunities arising due to technology adoption in Africa as well as showcase innovative solutions being developed to address the continent’s unique challenges.

It will bring together 120+ investors, business leaders and professionals in the Banking, Finance, Venture Capital, Private Equity, Clean energy and the Mobile/Telecom sectors to share specific insights into how technology is shaping their strategy and outlook on Africa

Topics to be discussed include:

  • Fintech and the future of financial services in Africa
  • Opportunities created by the Africa mobile economy
  • The rising African technology consumer market
  • Investors guide to Africa Venture Finance
  • Cleantech energy opportunities and potential
The highly dynamic programme includes informative panels and keynotes, expert-led round table discussions and an exciting startup innovation showcase.

INFORMATIVE DISCUSSION PANELS:
Hear from over 20 experts and professionals in the technology, investment and Africa business space sharing their insights into the emerging technology trends and opportunities in Africa. Join in the discussion to share and learn about navigating the Africa technology landscape.

EXPERT TALKS & BREAKOUT SESSIONS:
Get in-depth, actionable insights from subject experts through key notes and highly interactive round-table breakout sessions covering sector-specific challenges and opportunities around technology in Africa.
The breakout sessions also provide an opportunity for highly curated networking with business leaders and professionals with a shared interest in launching and scaling global technology ventures.

STARTUP SHOWCASE:
Technology is providing a powerful tool for transforming Africa’s challenges into unique opportunities.
As a result, the continent is leapfrogging traditional systems and has become the innovation ground for global solutions of the future.
Meet some of the startups and innovators at the forefront of this technology revolution.

DRINKS RECEPTION PROVIDING HIGHLY CURATED NETWORKING:
With 50% of the programme dedicated to discussion groups and networking, the Africa Technology Business Forum provides a prime opportunity to connect with and learn from technology investors, business leaders and professionals with a shared interest in unlocking the exciting technology opportunities in Africa.

For full programme and speakers visit the website here.

Suggested hashtag for this event: #AfricaTechForumLDN 

Details

Date:
June 22, 2016
Time:
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Cost:
£129 - £200
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Website:
http://www.africatechforumlondon.com

Organiser

African Technology Business Network
Email:
info@africatbn.com
Website:
www.africatbn.com

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Ticket Information
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/africa-technology-business-forum-tickets-24260863897
Poster Email
info@africatbn.com

Venue

Addleshaw Goddard
Milton Gate, 60 Chiswell Street
London, EC1Y 4AG United Kingdom
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