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AfricArena’s 2018 Tour Highlights – Blog – AfricArena

An overview of the AfricArena Tour 2018 - Bring on the conference!   What a succ ...

August 10, 2018

AfricArena Visit Africa’s Tech Hub – Lagos Event Highlights

AfricArena visits one of Africa’s largest tech hubs: Lagos. Our pitching event in Lagos was ...

July 24, 2018

AfricArena Casablanca – Event Highlights

Casablanca bringing the heat at AfricArena’s latest event.   Our pre-selection ...

July 11, 2018

Africa to lead the innovation battle

Africa’s tech innovation talent search is off to a good start, based on the success of our r ...

June 20, 2018

AfricArena’s Visit To Kenya – Highlights

What a great event! June 12th 2018 marked the first time AfricArena visited the culture-driv ...

June 15, 2018

AfricArena partnership was a key highlight at VivaTech 2018

AfricArena is buzzing with excitement around our new, strategic partnership with VivaTech. ...

June 11, 2018

VivaTech partners with Africa’s leading ecosystem accelerator AfricArena

PRESS RELEASE - May 25, 2018 VivaTech expands its African focus with first-ever partnership w ...

May 25, 2018

AfricArena announces 2018 World Tour to Introduce Top Startup Talent to Global Investors

PRESS RELEASE - April 24, 2018 Today AfricArena, in partnership with Wesgro & Silicon ...

April 24, 2018


AfricArena expecting 1000 investors this year, adds Africa tour in run up to event

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AfricaArena Conference 2018 - How to successfully do business in Africa

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AfricaArena Announces The 2018 World Tour To Introduce Top Startup Talent To Global Investors

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International tech conference to be hosted in Cape Town

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We launched new challenges with some innovative companies. Apply for a challenge that suits your business model to possibly pitch at the AfricArena 2018 Grand Final on 15 & 16 November in Cape Town. Join our portal at

Book your Early Bird tickets for AfricArena 2018 at the Century City Conference Centre from 15 to 16 November. We'll showcase the best startups in Africa pitching to investors and venture capitalists. Visit for more info on tickets and access passes.

On 18 July, the AfricArena Tour stopped by at the MEST Incubator in Lagos for the Vinci Energies, AirFrance–KLM, Saint-Gobain and Best of Nigerian Ecosystem Challenges. Congratulations to TNC Stories for their win! For more info, visit


🇳🇬 It's a packed house at #MESTLagos for the Lagos edition of @AfricArena2018. We have #startups #investors and ecosystem players doing panels and pitches!


Intensive discussion and lot of exchanges between @AfricArena2018 panel in #Lagos and entrepreneurs attending the event. Show must go on and next to come is the startups battle pitch.

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