Transform Africa Summit 2018

7 May 2018 - 10 May 2018

Kigali, Rwanda

The fourth Transform Africa Summit will be held on 7–10 May in Kigali, Rwanda. The event is being hosted by the Smart Africa Alliance.

Under the theme 'Accelerating Africa's Single Digital Market', the summit is expected to attract over 4 000 participants, including heads of state and government, UN broadband commissioners, government ministers, international organisations, industry leaders, investors, entrepreneurs, young innovators, civil society, and academia.

Topics to be covered include, inter alia:

  • digital identity, connectivity, and regulation
  • the state of digital health in Africa
  • the future of robotics
  • a single cryptocurrency for Africa

The 2018 summit will also feature the first Transform Africa Economic Forum – a government-to-business engagement to be held on 7 May 2018 – where attending high-level government officials will engage business leaders and investors on investment opportunities and areas of collaboration.

For more information, visit the event website.