Capacity Conferences

Africa 2015

NOW IN ITS
9th YEAR
September 2015, Dar Es Salaam

The only carrier event to unite decision-makers in the African fixed-line and mobile wholesale ecosystem

Thank you to everyone joining us at Capacity Africa 2014! This year, the event was joined by 348 delegates, 126 companies, 22 sponsors and 30 exhibitors, making the event a succes.

 

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Key sessions from the event

  • The Honourable Mr January Makamba, Deputy Minister of Communications, Science and Technology from the GOVERNMENT OF TANZANIA opened the conference with an optimistic outlook on the development of the country’s ICT backbone. Mr Makamba announced the entry of a new player in the Tanzanian market, Viettel, citing that “they will disrupt the industry” as they begin building new cable fibre in rural Tanzania.
  • Jesse Moore, Co-founder, M-KOPA, took to the stage and delivered an inspiring presentation on pioneering the revolution of off-grid power through solar power and m-payments.
  • An exciting industry debate discussing connectivity to landlocked countries and the uniform growth of the African telecoms market.
  • Five roundtable discussions took place where delegates were able to choose to attend the session that was of interest to them and their business. The roundtables were extremely interactive, with lots of ideas being thrown around and this was a great opportunity for attendees to network and discover more about one another’s core businesses.
  • Plus the 5KM AMREF Health Africa Fun Run sponsored by LIQUID TELECOM, drinks reception hosted by SEACOM and NEWTELCO, over 300 meetings set through our meeting planner, MeetMe and many other exciting sessions.

We look forward to meeting you in 2015!

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