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Africa Tech Week Awards open for nominations

Join South Africa's elite companies within the technology space. Enter the second annual Africa Tech Week awards and go up against the best pushing technological innovation in South Africa.
Nominations for the second annual Africa Tech Week Awards celebration are now open.

Taking place in Cape Town on 13-14 May 2020, the awards ceremony, which places South Africa on the tech global map, recognises and celebrates those companies, and individuals which have demonstrated excellence in the area of innovation and development.

Last year's inaugural Africa Tech Week event saw a field of over 100 nominees competing for eight coveted awards. This year the categories have been bumped up to 14 - listed below - and include Fintech and AI Technology.

2019 Africa Tech Week winners

Organisation categories:
  • Africa Tech: Start-up Award
  • Africa Tech: Fintech Award
  • Africa Tech: AI Technology Award
  • Africa Tech: Emerging Technology Award
  • Africa Tech: Retail & Ecommerce Award
  • Africa Tech: Digital Transformation Award
  • Africa Tech: Use of Technology in the Public Sector Award
  • Africa Tech: Technology Company of the Year Award
  • Africa Tech: Security Technology Company Award
  • Africa Tech: Skills Award
Individual categories:
  • Africa Tech: CEO Award
  • Africa Tech: CIO Award
  • Africa Tech: Woman in Tech Award
  • Africa Tech: AI Leader Award
Our 2019 Africa Tech Week Woman of the Year winner, Siddika Osman: Managing Director of Nkgwete IT Solutions, had this to say about Africa Tech Week Awards: "The Tech Week was a fantastic event which provided a platform to interact with technology leaders and learn from the best in the industry. It was a remarkable two days and I am already looking forward to the 2020 event."

Entries close on 3 February 2020. Winners will be announced at a gala dinner held on 14 May 2020 in Cape Town.

Enter Africa Tech Week Awards and promote innovation in Africa impacting the world.

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Topco Media DYNAMIC BUSINESS-TO-BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS MEDIA Topco Media is one of South Africa's leading business-to-business media houses, producing high profile, relevant conferences and awards. Our conferences include Africa Tech Week, Standard Bank Top Women, Top Empowerment, Future of HR, National Business Awards and Future of Sustainability. We also produce authoritative and informative business and investment publications such as Top 500, Top Empowerment, Nelson Mandela 100 years to name a few.