When:27-28th October 2011
On the agenda:
1 - Josh Spear and Herman Chinery-Hesse as keynote speakers, plus 8 more great international speakers.
2 – African speakers who are experts in their fields will share their experiences about developing tech businesses in Africa.
3 – The Trade Show runs through the duration of the conference, and is an ideal opportunity for African technology businesses to showcase their products and/or services in an environment of buyers, decision makers, journalists, tweeters, bloggers and potential recruits.
4 – Ignite is a startup competition, aimed at giving exposure to the hottest new startups, while introducing them to prospective investors, customers and the media.
5 – The Innovation Award to encourage innovation for solving uniquely African problems, whilst also encouraging global thinking.
(Update )Confirmed speakers : Adam Duvander,Cennydd Bowles,Jonathan Gosier,James Box,Robert Nyman, Ndubuisi Ekekwe,Steve Watt and Simone Brunozzi
- Tech4Africa 2011 Conference to be held in Johannesburg (thenextweb.com)