AfriLabs; the largest pan-African network of over 80 technology and innovation centers across 27 African countries has partnered with Jumia Travel, the online travel agency arm of the biggest pan-African e-commerce business Jumia. The partnership is aimed at ensuring that the stakeholders of the 3rd edition of its Annual Gathering enjoy an end to end experience.

Jumia Travel will not only be supporting the AfriLabs Annual Gathering 2018 with the best travel and tourism packages, but also media coverage in Dar es Salaam during the Gathering in October.

The AfriLabs Annual Gathering 2018 is being co-organized with Sahara Sparks, which is the largest innovation and technology entrepreneurship event in East Africa under the theme ‘Innovation in the Data Age​’. It will take place from 11th – 13th October 2018 at Mlimani City Conference Center in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

In attendance will be over 80 technology and innovation hubs and over 600 key stakeholders that include entrepreneurs, corporate organizations, investors, government and developmental agencies.

“We are honored to be AfriLabs’ official travel partners, as it is an endorsement of our objective to provide affordable and tailor-made corporate travel services across Africa,” said Joe Falter, CEO – Jumia Travel.

Jumia is one of the leading pan-African companies that has set the pace for technology driven businesses in Africa. We are happy about going into partnership with an organization that shares the same vision for a technology and innovation driven Africa which has resulted in job creation and exposure of African businesses to the world. – Anna Ekeledo, Executive Director, AfriLabs.