Mobile Entertainment Africa
23 -24 August, 2011, Cape Town, South Africa

From the team behind the Mobile Web in Africa series of events comes Mobile Entertainment Africa. Aiming to create a fantastic annual event which showcases the very latest information relating to maximising the entertainment opportunities on handheld devices, both from within Africa and further afield. Ticket subsidies are available for mobile start-ups and developers. For more information on Mobile Entertainment Africa, including the latest news and updates, visit here:
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Connecting Rural Communities Africa Forum
24 - 26 August, 2011, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

The Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation, in conjunction with the Tanzanian Ministry of Communications, Science and Technology and the Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority will be holding the sixth annual Connecting Rural Communities Africa Forum in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania on 24 – 26 August 2011. With a milieu of ICT organisations such as Ericsson and Helios Towers Nigeria, the event promises to be an engaging forum in identifying regulatory, technical, financial and social challenges in providing connectivity in Africa.
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Nigeria Com
September 20 - 21 September, 2011, Lagos, Nigeria

The 2nd annual Nigeria Com returns to Lagos. Gain unique market perspectives and insights from a 40 strong speaker-line up including 25+ Operator leaders. The 2 day agenda equips you to capitalise on new networks and services, while the 60 stand networking exhibition will showcase the world’s foremost technology and solutions available for your business. With 700+ attendees, if you do telecoms business in the region, this is an event you cannot afford to miss!
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Mozambique National ICT Congress
5-6 October 2011, Centro Internacional de Conferencia Joaquim Chissano, Maputo

Held under the auspices of the Mozambique Ministry of Science & Technology and organised by AITEC Africa, this is the annual gathering of Mozambique’s rapidly growing ICT community, with a two-day conference and industry expo. Users and vendors of ICT systems and solutions will be sharing challenges, knowledge and ideas in the stimulating conference programme, with high-level local and international speakers. There is simultaneous translation between English and Portuguese to facilitate international participation. The event will also include the second annual National Communications Roundtable, providing operators, ISPs, users and service providers with an opportunity to discuss the country’s national communications strategy with the regulator. For the full programme log on to the organiser’s website here: To book exhibition space, email

North Africa Com
11 - 12 October, 2011, Tunis, Tunisia

Now in its 6th year, the ONLY conference and exhibition dedicated to the North African telecoms market moves to Tunisia to address the dynamic French-speaking markets.
The expanded conference agenda is now in development and will feature a host of new topics led by a speaker panel featuring some of North Africa's leading telcos.  Contact us today to apply to speak in the conference, or reserve your sponsorship or exhibition package.
Be one of the first to see the 2011 agenda and sign up for your copy.
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CDN World Summit 2011
26 - 28 October 2011, Hilton Hotel Paddington, London.

The 3rd annual CDN World Summit promises to be the largest and most
comprehensive CDN event ever.The full value chain is represented including content providers,broadcast operators, traditional and telco CDNs, represented by industry leaders such as; FilmFlex Movies, BT Wholesale and AT&T.
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Digital Migration and Spectrum Policy Summit
29 October to 01 November 2011, Nairobi, Kenya.

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Africa Com
November 9 - November 10, 2011, Cape Town, SA

Join 5,000 of Africa’s leading telcos in Cape Town this November for what is set to be the biggest and best AfricaCom yet.  The conference agenda has doubled to incorporate a record 150+ speakers presenting across 4 strategic keynotes, 11 in-depth focus sessions and 2 co-located events – AfricaCast and Enterprise ICT Africa.  What’s more 250+ international solutions providers will be showcasing their latest products in the networking exhibition.
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World Telecom Summit 2011
9–11 November, 2011, Singapore Marriott Hotel

World Telecom Summit 2011 is the must-attend event of the year. Bringing together top level executives and key decision makers of preeminent telecommunications companies from around the world, this is the perfect opportunity to meet the who’s who of the telecommunications and mobile industry.  It is the summit that addresses the evolving needs of telecommunications and mobile community. Get up to date with the latest innovations and technological advancements in the industry and gain access to the minds of the movers and shakers of the industry.
Take advantage of the Limited Early Bird Rates for Operator Pass!
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AITEC East Africa East Africa Summit
2-3 November, Kenyatta International Conference Centre, Nairobi

East Africa has become one of the fastest growing ICT investment markets and the region’s ICT Summit it designed as the region’s forum to bring together users and vendors of ICT technology in a stimulating educational and business networking environment. The 2011 Summit programme will focus on the following themes:
•    Data Security
•    Mobile Apps
•    Cloud Computing
For the conference programme, log on to the organiser’s website here: To book exhibition space, email

30 November – 1 December 2011, Kenyatta International Conference Centre, Nairobi

The leading continental forum on e-health, m-health, health management systems and capacity development. AfriHealth 2011 will focus on current research, development and implementation of ICT technology and resources in the African Healthcare arena. A key objective of the conference, now in its fourth year, will be to share knowledge and experience from practical mobilization of ICT-based healthcare systems and projects, to showcase best practice through practical case studies and highlight potential for scaling up success stories at national and regional levels. For the conference programme log on to the organiser’s website here: To book exhibition space, email

AITEC Banking & Mobile Money COMESA
7-8 March 2012, Kenyatta International Conference Centre, Nairobi

Now in its sixth year, this has become the leading educational, networking and marketing event for Eastern and Southern Africa’s financial services sector. In addition to the conference’s established intensive education programme covering core banking, mobile money and microfinance topics (over 100 speakers in 2011). For the conference programme log on to the organiser’s website here: To book exhibition space, email

7-8 March 2012, Kenyatta International Conference Centre, Nairobi

Insurers seeking effective performance in service delivery, cost reduction and profit levels need to embrace technology, viewing it not as a support function but as a key enabler of competitive advantage at all levels of operation. InsureAFRICA is the first specialised conference for the African insurance and pensions industry to evaluate the systems and innovative channels needed to compete and thrive in a rapidly expanding industry. With the theme “Effective management strategies and systems for a new era of expansion and inclusion”, the conference will be the continent’s first forum to gather knowledge and experience for a rapidly growing industry. For the Call for Papers, log on to the organiser’s website here: To book exhibition space, email

Mobile VAS Africa 2012
14 - 15 May 2012, Johannesburg, South Africa

Mobile VAS Africa 2012 will bring together industry experts and representatives from leading financial institutions, mobile operators and solutions providers to provide a strategic insight into mobile VAS while exploring collaborative business models, innovative applications, technologies and straegies. For more information visit here:

Roaming & Interconnect
16 - 17 May 2012, Johannesburg, South Africa

RIC Africa 2012 will uncover new strategies to boost roaming traffic and retain existing roamers. During the conference we will look at the innovative roaming solutions and pricing, supplementing roaming with alternative revenue streams, the latest EU regulations and their impact on operations in Africa, as well as the importance of hubbing and convergence.  For more information please visit here:

AITEC Banking & Mobile Money West Africa
6-6 June 2012, Accra International Conference Centre

Now in its fifth year, the conference will cover a wide range of strategic and technology topics to empower West Africa’s banking, microfinance and insurance professionals with the knowledge they need to lead their organisation effectively through the turbulent market and regulatory conditions they face. For the conference programme log on to the organiser’s website here: To book exhibition space, email