Russel Stromin

CEO

Strike Media

AfricApps – THE Premier Meeting of Developers From All Over Africa

The exponential growth of smart phones is providing vast opportunities for social and business activities across Africa. AfricApps 2014 reflects the incredibly rich and diverse market that Africa has now become. With the influx of new technologies and the role of the cloud becoming a central issue to developers, the conference will provide a practical forum to learn about the latest tools and possibilities available to African digital entrepreneurs. It is the ONLY event, which showcases case studies from leading African developers, telcos, OEMs, brands, app stores and Social media platforms. Co-located with AfricaCom, the leading African event focused on the future of Africa’s digital economy, AfricApps is the most influential meeting of its kind in the region and an opportunity to meet all the leading figures from the community. AfricApps is the premier show for African App Developers, with Google as the Headline Sponsor, the event will open with a workshop focussed on the future opportunities and benefits that Big Data, Cloud and the Android Platform bring to the African digital ecosystem. Key benefits of being involved in this year’s discussions:
  • Gain understanding from leading industry figures; including Google, Intel, Mobile Monday and the Silicon Cape Initiative
  • Experience hours of networking with the Apps community; two days of workshop and interactive conference sessions that are free to attend for developers and operators
  • Spend quality face time with a mix of 400 motivated senior directors from the mobile platform industry, digital entrepreneurs, up and coming & established developers, and mobile marketing agencies
  • Meet 9,000 attendees and 275 exhibitors from the entire African digital ecosystem; AfricApps being a key feature and integral part of AfricaCom
  We look forward to welcoming you into our developer community!

AfricApps will see attendees coming from:

  • Independent App Developers
  • Start ups from Sub-Saharan Africa
  • OEMs (Handset makers)
  • Platform Providers
  • Telcos with their own App Stores
  • Developer Tool and Software Solution Providers
  • Embracing the New Media Revolution
  • The Relationship Between Developers and The Cloud
  • The Role of IOT to The Growing African Developer Community
  • Mobile Marketing Focus Session
  • Utilising an App as Part of a Brand Awareness Strategy
African developers are looking to take advantage of the digital enterprise and develop for local needs, local cultures and for local economic boost. Furthermore, cloud based technologies are becoming central to the way African developers seek to monetize their apps. If you are currently reaching out to African developers, leading telcos, mobile marketing agencies and enterprises focused on monetising the mobile experience, please contact: Thomas Noszczak,  Commercial Manager – AfricApps, Direct +44 (0) 20 7017 5665.  

Speaking Enquiries

Laurence Coldicott Tel: +44 (0)20 7017 6801

Sponsorship & Exhibition Enquiries

Thomas Noszczak Tel: +44 (0)20 7017 5665

Marketing Enquiries

Seetal Katelia Tel: +44 (20) 701 74108