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Tuesday 11th November: 09.00 – 17.30
Wednesday 12th November: 09.00 – 17.30
Thursday 13th November: 09.00 – 16.00


Tuesday 11th November: 10.00 – 18.00
Wednesday 12th November: 10.00 – 18.00
Thursday 13th November: 10.00 – 17.00

Conference Awards 2015


AfricaCom 2014 was voted the best yet! See below for the latest news, reviews, videos & comment...

Our attendees say it best:

  • Africa Com has truly come of age. This event is now a "must do" for all players in telecoms space. Brilliantly executed and hosted in the most beautiful city in the world – Cape Town.

    Andre Beyers, CMO, Airtel, Kenya

    Africa Com is definitely the place to be for Telco market in Africa. All key topics, vendors and ecosystem joining AfricaCom to develop the market in coming years. Thank you for fantastic organization Informa!

    Arnold Blondet, Orange, VP Marketing, Product and Innovation EMEA

    The village has lived up to its promise. The ambience & facilities provided here are excellent and I will encourage the organizer to continue having this feature in future events.

    Yahya Osman, GIFEC, Technical Director, Ghana

    Our goal for this show was to generate new leads and follow up on existing opportunities. We have achieved a lot here and Africa Com was a great success for us and mostly thank to meetings set up for us by VIP team. Excellent service! Thank you!

    Clinton Pierce, Regional Sales, Lumata, UK

    Africa Com attracts so many operators from a whole continent. It is a perfect place to promote our business and generate plenty of new leads. We were also very pleased with all meetings arranged by VIP team. Thank you!

    Denise Ho, Marketing Manager, China Com Services HK, HK

    Enjoyed a shift towards greater partnering between network operators and the content world. Also I enjoyed the Village – somewhere calm to catch a breath.

    Martin Edge, Econet, Director, Zimbabwe

    Speed networking - Fantastic session, great way to meet with senior operators.

    IBM. Sales Specialist, SA

    Speed networking was very well organized and attended by senior and relevant operators.

    Denis van Hesh, iBasis, BDM, Netherlands

    Speed networking –Thanks for initiative to make us interact with many vendors in short time. It's been a great idea which needs to continue in the next conferences.

    Phyllis Manguluyi, TNM, Managing Executive, Malawi

    Quite an amazing collection of organizations & people. Intense & exciting networking opportunities.

    Ayotade Oyinlola, Millicom, Director, UK

    AfricaCom 2014 was a great event. We had the opportunity to understand the African market and meet relevant key players to start business with. Great job Informa!

    Dennis Beste,, CEO

Africa Com 2014 - As It Happened

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The highlights of Africa's greatest media, telecoms and ICT show as they happen, here...



300+ Speakers from the entire digital eco system

  • Christian de Faria
  • Christian de Faria
  • MD & CEO
  • Airtel Africa
  • Vitul Kwatra
  • Vitul Kwatra
  • Sr VP Customer Experience
  • Airtel Africa
  • Willie Ellis
  • Willie Ellis
  • Chief Innovation Officer
  • Airtel Africa
  • Russell Southwood
  • Russell Southwood
  • Principle Analyst
  • Balancing Act
  • Asif Aziz
  • Asif Aziz
  • Group Marketing Director
  • Expresso Telecom Group
  • Arthur Bastings
  • Arthur Bastings
  • EVP Africa
  • Millicom
  • Dr. Hanlie Smuts
  • Dr. Hanlie Smuts
  • General Manager: Product & Digital
  • MTN SA
  • Ellie Hagopian
  • Ellie Hagopian
  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Nomosphere
  • Marc Rennard
  • Marc Rennard
  • EVP, Africa, MEA
  • Orange Group
  • Tony Dolton
  • Tony Dolton
  • CEO
  • Unitel, Angola
  • Jannie Van Zyl
  • Jannie Van Zyl
  • Executive Head: Consumer Data
  • Vodacom SA
  • Evans Muhanga
  • Evans Muhanga
  • Chief Marketing Officer
  • Zamtel

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New in 2014

The Africacom 100 brings together the 100 most influential names in Africa’s telecoms, media and ICT industry. They make up a research board, offering insight on future trends in the industry and sharing experiences in an exclusive format. The members will join in 2 surveys per year on the state of the industry. The results will be shared at a press conference, in a number of leading press titles and represented at Com World Series events in Africa.

Find out more about the Africa100




Digital Africa is buzzing! The telecoms, media and ICT market is more dynamic than ever and showing tremendous growth prospects. But how to avoid getting lost in the maze of changing ecosystems, new technologies and disruptive players ? Among the many businesses caught in the storm of digital evolution, those coming out successfully are showing a winning combination of market expertise, calculated risk-taking and visionary thinking. To secure one of the last coveted speaking slots then please email Content Director

It is the most important conference in Africa

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12 November 2014

Africa Com Awards


The esteemed AfricaCom Awards returned to the spectacular Waterfront LookOut in Granger Bay, Cape Town. For 2014 we focused the categories on innovation and relevance to market needs. The categories celebrated the breakthroughs and most influential players shaping the telecoms/ICT sector.

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