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Entering the new era of emerging technologies in AFRICA


Exploring Africa's digital landscape as the continent enters the fourth industrial revolution. With South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya, Ghana, and other leading nations driving the charge, Digitizing Africa 2023 provides the perfect platform to witness the alignment of digital visions and policies aimed at propelling Africa into the forefront of the digital industrial revolution.


Key Speakers & Leaders Shaping the Digital Africa

The people who make things happen in emerging technologies & digital transformation in South Africa and the continent, and the ones who believe and build the future.

Faith Burn

Chief Information Officer, Eskom Holdings SOC Limited

Phila Ndarana

Chief Technology Officer, Auditor General of South Africa

Libisi Maphanga

Chief Information Officer, Electoral Commission of South Africa

Kganki Matabane

Chief Executive Officer, Black Business Council

Dr. Alistair Mokoena

Country Director, Google South Africa

Nyimpini Mabunda

Chief Executive Officer, GE Southern Africa

Sasha Booth-Beharilal

Chairperson, Internet Service Providers Association

Dr. Kiru Pillay

Chief Director, Ministry of Communications and Digital Technologies

Bessy Mahopo

Chief Information Officer CIB, Standard Bank Group

Prasanna Kumar Burri

Group Chief Information Officer, Dangote Group & CEO, Dancom Technologies Limited

Ayanda Ngcebetsha

Chief Data Officer, Microsoft South Africa

Mark Frankel

Chief Executive Officer, Black Umbrellas South Africa

Key Highlights One of a kind technology event you CANNOT afford to miss!

on 29th & 30th of August 2023, be there to witness the event embedded with the new age digital experiences and emerging technologies on every corner. Witness top keynote addresses, round table discussions, technology based business networking, innovative startup showcases, real-time demonstrations from leading technology companies and more

Faith Burn Digitizing Africa 2023

Keynotes & CXO Roundtables

This year's keynote lineup features some of the most innovative and influential thought leaders in the technology and digital space. Get ready to be inspired and learn from the best as they share their insights on the latest trends, challenges, and opportunities shaping the future of the industry.

BCX Digitizing Africa 2023

D.A.T.E. Technology Expo

The technology exhibition at Digitizing Africa 2023 is the perfect place to experience the latest and greatest in emerging technologies. From AI and machine learning, to blockchain and the Internet of Things, this exhibition will showcase the cutting-edge technologies and solutions transforming the way we live and work.

Startup Digitizing Africa 2023

Future-X Startup Fest

The Start-Up Fest at Digitizing Africa 2023 is a celebration of innovation and entrepreneurship. This exciting program will feature some of the most promising start-ups from across the continent, showcasing their products and services, and connecting with potential investors, customers, and partners.

Digitizing Africa 2023

DAHack'23 Hackathon

The Digitizing Africa 2023 hackathon is a unique opportunity for developers, coders, and entrepreneurs to showcase their skills and bring their innovative ideas to life. Participants will work together to develop cutting-edge solutions to real-world problems and compete for prizes and recognition.

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Digitizing Africa Awards'23

The Digitizing Africa 2023 event will culminate in the recognition of the industry's top performers and contributors. The awards ceremony will celebrate the achievements of individuals and organizations that are driving the digital transformation and making a positive impact on society.

Digitizing Africa 2023

Campfire & Network-X

A unique networking opportunity for the digital community of Africa and South Africa with top industry experts and entrepreneurs. Connect, collaborate, build and foster new business relationships to drive digital transformation & deploy emerging technologies in Africa.

2023 sponsors & partners Digitizing Africa'23 Partners

Innovative and leading technology companies joining us at the DA 2023 to showcase their innovative products & offerings.

ManageEngine Logo, Digitizing Africa 2023
MDIH Africa, Digitizing Africa 2023
Machine Intelligence Institute of Africa, Digitizing Africa 2023
United Africa Blockchain Association and Digitizing Africa 2023
Foresight Africa, Digitizing Africa 2023
Tech Finanacials, Digitizing Africa 2023

conference themes Roadmap for Africa to become technology-led economy

Under the theme of "Entering the new era of emerging technologies" and developing digital transformation in South Africa and African Sub-continent. Sessions will shine light on the huge potential offered by the digital technologies, ICT infrastructure & services built on various technology platforms.

Digital Transformation


Internet of Things

Cyber & Enterprise Security

Artificial Intelligence

Blockchain Technology

5G Telecommunications

Fintech & ePayments

2022 Speakers & Experts Inspiring the Digital Vision

Lungile Mginqi

Group Chief Information Officer, Sasol South Africa

Liesbeth Botha

Chief Digital Officer, PwC Africa

Councillor Mpho Phalatse

Executive Mayor, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality

Anton Fatti

Chief Information Officer, Discovery Limited South Africa

John Bosco Arends

Group Head - Information and Network Technology Operations, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality

Julian Liebenberg

Chief of Cloud Data Platforms, BCX South Africa

Councillor Randall Williams

Executive Mayor, City of Tshwane Municipality

Abdool Saib

Chief of Converged Communications, BCX South Africa

Andrew Bourne

Regional Manager, Zoho South Africa

Sam Nkosi

Chief Information Officer, Sasria SOC Ltd

Prof. Randall Carolissen

Group Executive, SARS & Dean, Johannesburg Business School

Susan Moloisane

Head of Data & Analytics, Standard Bank Group South Africa

interviews  Leading voices shaping the future of digital Africa

In-depth conversations with industry leaders, experts, and innovators who are driving the digital transformation of Africa. From discussing the latest trends and technologies to sharing insights and success stories in the digital age.

past sponsors Series Partners

Innovative and leading technology companies catering world class digital services to South Africa and African Sub-continent.

Sponsors & Partners

BCX Digitizing Africa 2023
Freshworks Digitizing Africa 2023
Stratus Digitizing Africa 2023
Code Capsules Digitizing Africa 2023
ManageEngine ITR Digitizing Africa 2023

Media Partners

Pricing details Secure your spot at the leading technology event of the year

Visitor pass

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Access to Technology Expo, Hackathon, Startup Fest and Networking Events

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All Access Pass

All Access Pass


Access to Keynotes & CXO Roundtables, Technology Expo, Hackathon, Startup Fest, Workshops and Networking Events

All Access Pass
VIP Table

VIP Table


Access to Keynotes & CXO Roundtables, Technology Expo, Hackathon, Startup Fest, Workshops, VIP Table at DA Awards 2023

VIP Table

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Keep yourself updated with the latest information, event updates, industry news and many other information, to enhance your participation and networking experience at the event.


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hurry up! Africa’s Most Futuristic Event is all set for August 2023

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