THE STAGE FOR AFRICA'S TECH FUTURE

where Century City Conference Center when 11 - 12, November 2019
650
Attendees
45
Speakers
80
Investors
20
Media
52
Countries

2018 Speakers

AfricArena attendees get valuable insight from the best minds in business and technology.

"Being headquartered in Cape Town with an exciting vision, we attract some of the best talent and we’ve worked hard to gain the trust of more than a thousand farmers in ten countries. Winning the AfricArena VivaTech Challenge strengthens our expansion springboard into Europe."

COO of Aerobotics

(Timothy Willis)
"The event highlights the creative startups in and around Africa. It brings together various players in the entrepreneurship ecosystem, who each work together to make a positive contribution to African economies."

South African Venture Capital and Private Equity Association

(Tanya van Lill)
"While the momentum is building, we need more success stories such as those coming from the efforts of incubators and accelerators like AfricArena."

Knife Capital

(Andrea Böhmert)
"AfricArena is such an amazing opportunity for entrepreneurs from all across the continent to connect and share, building bridges that may hold future partnership, export and market opportunities."

Silicon Cape, General Manager

(Kerry Petrie)

Startups

AfricArena scours the continent for the best innovative startups. Here are some rising startups that have pitched and been showcased at AfricArena events.

AfricArena Challenges

AIR FRANCE CHALLENGE

Get selected by the AIR FRANCE Team and represent your country at the AfricArena Summit and win your flight and accommodation to Cape Town in November 2019! PROBLEM STATEMENT How innovative soluti ...

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Dakar Ecosystem Challenge

We are looking for the best disruptive startups of Dakar to represent Senegal at the AfricArena Summit in November in Cape Town

9 Days left

VINCI ENERGIES CHALLENGES

In a world undergoing constant change, VINCI Energies focuses on connections, performance, energy efficiency and data to fast-track the rollout of new technologies and support two major changes: the d ...

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Lagos Ecosystem Challenge

We are looking for the best disruptive startups of Lagos to represent Nigeria at the AfricArena Summit in November in Cape Town

11 Days left

Abidjan Best Ecosystem Challenge

We are looking for the best disruptive startups of Abidjan to represent Ivory Coast at the AfricArena Summit in November in Cape Town

11 Days left

Casablanca Ecosystem Challenge

We are looking for the best disruptive startups of Casablanca to represent Morocco at the AfricArena Summit in November in Cape Town

32 Days left

TUNIS ECOSYSTEM CHALLENGE

We are looking for the best disruptive startups of Tunis to represent Tunisia at the AfricArena Summit in November in Cape Town

35 Days left

Cairo Best Ecosystem Challenge

We are looking for the best disruptive startups of Cairo to represent Egypt at the AfricArena Summit in November in Cape Town

39 Days left

Johannesburg Ecosystem Challenge

We are looking for the best disruptive startups of Johannesburg to represent South Africa at the AfricArena Summit in November in Cape Town

95 Days left

KLM CHALLENGE

Get selected by the KLM Team and represent your startup at the AfricArena Summit and win your flight and accommodation to Cape Town in November 2019 ! PROBLEM STATEMENT How would you solve a tangi ...

97 Days left

Kigali Ecosystem Challenge

Get selected by the AfricArena Team to represent Rwanda at the AfricArena Summit and win your flight and accommodation to Cape Town in November 2019 !

Challenge is closed

Nairobi Ecosystem Challenge

Get selected by the AfricArena Team to represent Kenya at the AfricArena Summit and win your flight and accommodation to Cape Town in November 2019!

Challenge is closed

News

A lot is being said and shared about AfricArena, its partners and tech ecosystems across Africa. Read on to stay in the loop.

AfricArena @ Viva Tech 2019: Recap - BLOG

AfricArena made an indelible mark at the "world's rendezvous for startups and leaders" -

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SA’s Aerobotics wins President Macron Africa Tec

SA’s Aerobotics wins President Macron Africa Tech Award at VivaTech 2019 - Ventureburn

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AfricArena expands VivaTech partnership to create

AfricArena expands VivaTech partnership to create more startup growth opportunities - Vent

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AfricArena 2019 Investor Roadshow in USA - BLOG

AfricArena Investor Roadshow, in San Francisco & New York City: A Call for Investors

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AfricArena Tour: Kigali Highlights - BLOG

AfricArena Tour: Kigali Highlights   Kigali was the second destination (out of 12

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AfricArena Tour: Nairobi Highlights - BLOG

AfricArena Tour: Nairobi Highlights The Tour is off to an awesome start!   Nai

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South African Startups Selected for AfricArena Viv

Four Cape Town & Two Johannesburg startups Selected for AfricArena VivaTech 20

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AfricArena Takes 10 African Startups to Viva Tech

AfricArena Take 10 African Startups to Viva Tech Africa's top tech ecosystem accelerator,

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AfricArena event to return to Cape Town after exte

AfricArena event to return to Cape Town after extended world tour DISRUPT AFRICA. APRI

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The Next $1 Billion for African Tech Startups: Af

Official Press release. Monday 15 April 2019, Cape Town. AfricArena 2019 announces expand

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Sponsors and Partners

AfricArena teams up with corporate and institutional partners under the banner of utlizing business and technology as a force for good in uplifting the African continent.

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