Tech enthusiasts can now register for the Africa Tech Summit Kigali which will bring African tech leaders and international players active across the continent together to share expertise and do business.
The event which is supported by the Rwandan Minister of ICT will take place on 14-15 February 2018 at the Kigali Marriott Hotel.
As part of the event, 50 speakers from mobile operators, tech companies, banks, entrepreneurs, digital ventures, regulators, governments, investors, media and pan-African start-ups have been scheduled to be part of the summit.
Speaking enthusiastically on the forthcoming event, Hon Jean Philbert Nsengimana, Ministry of Youth and ICT, said “We are delighted to welcome the pan-African tech ecosystem for Africa Tech Summit Kigali 2018. We look forward to connecting with industry leaders and innovators, sharing our vision while gaining future insights from some of the brightest minds on the continent.”
Major themes which will be discussed during a mixture of keynotes, breakout sessions, multiple networking and ecosystem events in Kigali include: Connectivity; African Mobility, Cloud and IoT; Investing in African Tech; Mobile and Data; Tech & Talent; Future Trends; mCommerce; Payments, Banking and Fintech; mHealth; Edtech; AI and Robotics; Virtual Reality (VR); Digital Media and Creative Tech.
Andrew Fassnidge, founder of Africa Tech Summit, added “We are honored to work with the Rwandan ICT Ministry to connect leading ventures from across the continent. Our goal is to help drive investment and grow businesses within the African tech ecosystem and we will assess some of the most exciting opportunities for partnership and investment across the continent in the fantastic setting of Kigali.
We are also delighted to announce RwandaAir as the official airline partner of Africa Tech Summit Kigali, ensuring delegates travel in comfort from around the world through their global network.”
Interested individuals can register here.