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Event Date Wed Sep 30 WEST - Thu Oct 1 WEST (over 1 year ago)
In your timezone (EST): Wed Sep 30 4:50am - Thu Oct 1 12:25pm
Location Virtual event
Region EMEA

West Africa Com will now take place as a virtual event aimed at uniting the West African Francophone and Anglophone Technology, Media and Telecoms Markets.


2020 Speakers

Bitilokho NDIAYE
Director of Promotion of the Digital Economy and Partnership, Ministry of the Digital Economy and Telecommunications - Republic of Senegal

Prasanna Kumar Burri
Group Chief Information Officer, Dangote Group

Marc-André Loko
Broadband Infrastructures Director, The Republic of Benin

Dr. Oyewole Babafemi
Board of Directors, Orabank Benin, FINADEV Benin and Supreme Microfinance Bank, Lagos

Fatoumata Sarr DIENG
Head of Wholesale and Carriers Division, Sonatel

Racky Seye
Head of the Information Systems Security and Digital Trust Office, Ministry of the Digital Economy and Telecommunications

Sami said
Chief Security Officer, Tunisia Telecom

Robert Aouad
Founder and CEO, Isocel

Mariam Tendou Kamara
Founder & Managing Director, Baantou & MadameDigital

Eva sow
Director of community and communications, I4policy

Kenneth Edem Ashigbey
CEO, Ghana Chamber of Telecommunications

Olivier Furdelle
Co-Founder & Managing Director, Teranga Capital

Russell southwood
CEO, Balancing Act

Candace Nkoth Bisseck
Founder, Innoa Consulting

Seyni Fati
Senior Policy Manager West Africa, GSMA

Lare Atcha-Oubou
Regional Director, North and West Africa, Intelsat

Emeka Ajene
Co-Founder & Managing Director, Gozem

Malick SYLLA
Head of QoS and Coverage Department, ARTP

Amadou Makhtar Fall
GM | Head of Economic Regulation, Products & Services, Bharti Airtel

Odunayo Eweniyi
Co-founder & Chief Operations Officer, Piggyvest

Onica Makwakwa
Africa Regional Coordinator, Alliance for Affordable Internet, World Wide Web Foundation

Thelma Quaye
Head of Digital Infrastructure and Capacity Building, Smart Africa

Yetunde Falade
Director of Corporate Affairs and Marketing, Pineapple TV

Kalenzi Cornelius
Post Doctoral Researcher & Fellow, World Economic Forum, KAIST Korea Policy Center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Nanjira Sambuli
Senior Policy Manager, The World Wide Web Foundation

Abdoulaye Kante
Regional ICT4D Technical Adviser - Zone Afrique Disruptive Innovation Unit, Land of men

Ramatoulaye Lô
Head of Operator Marketing Department, Sonatel

Adamou Moussa Saley
CEO, ESMT (Multinational Higher School of Telecommunications)

Thys Kazad
Africa Public Policy Manager, Access and Connectivity, Facebook

Toffene Kama
CEO & Co-Founder, Eywa miles

Ibrahima KANE
Co-founder, Gaynako

Izu Osuigwe
CEO, Forest Digital TV

Mignane Diouf

Martin karanja
Senior Market Engagement Manager, GSMA

Fadima Diawara
CEO and Founder, Kunfabo

Khadim Rassoul DIOP
Digital Infrastructure Director, Expresso Telecom

Christian Ilunga
Principal Sales Engineer, Intelsat

Clare kandola
Founder and CEO, The Vidya Collective

Polus Agathon KOUI
Social Media Manager at RTI Digital, Ivorian Television Broadcasting (RTI)

Wabo Majavu
Market Advisor, Mobile Networks Operations, Intelsat

Awa Mbaye
Sales Director, West Africa, Intelsat

Patrice Muntu
Regional Director, Sales Engineering Africa, Intelsat

Line Onoue-Oliveira
Senior Sales Director, Africa, Intelsat

Raindolf owusu
Founder, Bisa Mobile Health

Jim teicher
CEO, Cybersmart Africa

Hendrik van der Berg
Senior Sales Director, Africa, Intelsat

Louis Maurice William
Head of Commercial Interconnection Roaming Department, Sonatel

Sponsors & Partners

2020 Sponsors

• Sonatel

• PCCW Global
• Intelsat
• DataGroup

• Sparkle

• 4G Africa
• Advanced Television
• Africa News Hub
• African Business
• African Open Innovation
• Balancing Act
• Biz Community
• CMO Asia
• Development Finance
• InAfrica24
• IT Edge News
• Mobile Monday Dakar
• My Broadband
• Numeris
• Payments Afrika
• Social Net Link
• Telecom Drive
• Telecom Review Africa
• Telecompaper
• The Times of Africa
• Trace.TV
• World Teleport Association
• Statelite Evolution
• Dynamic Spectrum Alliance
• The Crypto Updates
• West Africa Com
• Northern African Wireless Communications
• Southern African Wireless Communications
• African Wireless Communications Yearbook 2000
• Abracadabra PR
• Light Reading
• Smart Insights
• Oxford Business Group
• Developing Telecoms
• Satellite Markets
• Telco Professionals
• Teletimes International
• Communications Africa
• African Decisions

• Connecting Africa

• Women in Tech
• Baantou
• Madame Digital