Africa as a Platform is a tech conference that recognizes information and communications technology (ICT) innovators throughout the African continent using technology to confront Africa’s daring economic challenges.

Many innovators on the continent are using creativity, ambition and passion to transform the lives of communities and the continent at large. Recognizing these Innovators and how they are resiliently telling the new narrative of ‘Africa for Africans’ is what birthed Africa as a platform.

Africa as a Platform is powered by Q21solutions Ltd in partnership with CNBC


Q21 Solutions Limited

Q21 Solutions is a leader in Corporate Events Management and Experience Management in Nigeria. We are one of Africa’s leading event planning & management company equipped to deliver superb expressions of corporate identity and brand-immersive experiences to an audience of any profile.

CNBC Africa

CNBC is the recognized world leader in business news, providing real-time financial market coverage and business information to more than 340 million homes worldwide.

With real-time coverage of financial markets and international business news, CNBC provides business leaders, investors and the financial services industry with the information and analysis they need.


Aaap Concept Paper

Technology is positioning in Africa to  emerge as a global economic and cultural centre in the 21st century. From healthcare to manufacturing, public utilities to finance services, adevertising to publishing, there is an increasing number of tech leaders, enterpreneurs and innovators that are creating social change and upending the structure of markets and industries across Africa.

event programme sessions

Panel discussions on key topics, e.g

One Billion Hungry: How can we use ICT to feed a continent