IMPORTANT READ THIS - 1) IF BOOKING A WORKSHOP YOU DO NOT NEED A TRADE SHOW PASS its included in the workshop ticket 2) WHEN YOU BOOK TICKETS YOU MUST USE individual delegate names, work details & email addresses. 3) DO NOT purchase multiple tickets for others using one name or one email address as they will be REJECTED. Each ticket must have the delegate's FULL details.

AI Expo Africa 2023

Thu Nov 2, 08:00 - Fri Nov 3, 17:30

Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa


AI Expo Africa 2023

Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa

2nd-3rd November 2023

[ In-Person Event ]

AI Expo Africa 2023 will be an IN PERSON ONLY EVENT with the following ticket categories 

  • 2 day – VIP Business Delegate (SOLD OUT) – Full access ticket for Expo Hall, Networking Sessions & Speaking Programme plus morning / afternoon refreshments, complimentary VIP lunch, access to VIP lounge / meet-up bar PLUS exclusive invite to private Opening Event Cocktail & VIP Reception (1st November 6pm-8pm at SCC)
  • 2 day – Standard Business Delegate (SOLD OUT) – Full access ticket for Expo Hall, Networking Sessions & Speaking Programme plus morning / afternoon refreshments
  • Workshops (SOLD OUT) – Classroom style 3 hour learning experiences by Google, Michalsons, BCX & Arm which also grants you access to Expo Hall & Networking Sessions plus morning / afternoon refreshments.
  • Trade Show Pass (SOLD OUT) – Grants access to the Expo Hall & Networking Sessions only
  • 1 Day Business Delegate / Walk in on the door ticket (SOLD OUT) - Full access ticket for Expo Hall, Networking Sessions & Speaking Programme plus morning / afternoon refreshments

  • BONUS – Sign up to become a member of the SA AI Association (which is FREE to join) & save 50% on VIP & Standard tickets 
  • BONUS – Each ticket comes with a FREE copy of  The State of AI in Africa Report 
  • ORDERS BY INVOICE - We are only catering for ticket orders and payments by invoice for groups of 5 or more from any one company


AI Expo Africa is the largest business focused AI IA & 4IR trade community event in Africa. Now entering its 6th successful year, our 2023 conference and expo (2nd-3rd November) is the largest gathering of CxOs, investors, buyers, suppliers, innovators, SMBs and global brands in the region focusing on real world applications you can deploy today. Our business audience is comprised of Enterprise decision makers, Tier 1 / 2 deployment & service providers, start ups / innovators, investors, educators, government, NGOs and ecosystem community builders. LEARN MORE >>

At a glance.....

  • 10,000 Sq Foot Expo Hall
  • Expected footfall ~1300+ delegates
  • Meet 90+ vendors showcasing products & services
  • 7 networking sessions 
  • 4 Track speaking programme 52 talks
  • 3 Plenary Keynotes & 4 Panels
  • GIZ Women in AI Pavilion
  • Gauteng SMME Pavilion
  • City of JHB SMME Pavilion
  • Startup Zone
  • University R&D Poster Zone
  • VR Zone
  • Robot & Drone showcase
  • 4x 200 seat AI Skills workshops 
  • AI TV Media Lounge
  • Fully catered VIP lounge
  • Event App
  • Private VIP opening reception
  • Coffe, DJ & Selfie Bar

Meet the 90+ brands confirmed for AI Expo Africa 2023

Accenture, AdBot, African Technopreneurs, AI Africa Consortium, AI in Africa, AI Media Group, AICA, AIESEC in South Africa, AIForged, AlgoAtWork Robotics Academy, ALTAIR, Amathuba AI, ARM, Artificial Intelligence Institution of South Africa - TUT Hub, Augmented Startups, Auxo Digital, BabesgotbyteS, Batazia, BCX, Blaze Guard, Blues, Bonafela AI, BP3, C4IR South Africa, City of Joburg, CSIR, CTRL Robotics, Data Sciences Corporation, DataRobot, Deloitte, DigiBlu, DWYKA Mining Services, Ecosystem AI

Eden AI, Enlabeler, Epigos AI, Explore AI, Gauteng Tourism Authority, Geekulcha, GIZ, GoodApp, Google South Africa, GotBot AI, Helm, Huawei Technologies South Africa, ICT Intelligence, Intel,, KasiD, KID Group, Kobliat, LARCAI, Lyric Lab, MANCOSA, MarketMX, Matogen Applied Insights, Michalsons, mlab, MobileGPT, Naz Consulting, NeuralAILabs, NITheCS - National Institute for THEORETICAL AND COMPUTATIONAL SCIENCES, Novosense Intelligence, NVIDIA, Opennetworks, OpenText, Pinnacle, RocketDNA, Sagehill Business Solutions, SENTECH Soc Ltd, Sisekelo Institute of Business and Technology, SoftiDoc, South African Artificial Intelligence Association, South African Tourism, SuperMicro, , Tarsus on Demand, Teraco, The SKILLS MINE, TinyML, TrueNorth Group, Tshwane University of Technology, UC-Wireless, UI Path, UNIFI Value Framework, VAST DATA, Veza Interactive, Vibho Technologies Pty Ltd, Vito Solutions, X-Reality Lab, XR Works, Zindi Africa, 1064 Degrees & 4IR Incubator


From real-world case studies to detailed tech demos the event aims to engage delegates about the current and near term state-of-the-art, best practice, available technology and cloud platforms, deployment challenges, ethical considerations allied to the vibrant innovation and start up ecosystem driving the industry in Africa TODAY. 

  • Machine / Deep Learning Business Solutions
  • RPA / Intelligent Automation
  • Chatbots / Conversational AI
  • Big Data / Data Ops / Analytics
  • Cloud / Data Centre / Storage / Super Computing
  • ML Ops / ML Commons
  • Security / DevSecOps
  • IoT / 5G / Mobile / Edge
  • Smart Devices / Hardware
  • Autonomous Systems / Industrial Robots
  • AR / VR / Mixed Reality / Metaverse / Web3
  • Creative Media / Generative AI
  • Training / Education & Skills
  • Women & Youth in AI
  • Applied University R&D
  • AI4Good / Ethics / Privacy / Standards / Regulation & Policy
  • Smart Cities / Smart Society & Smart Citizen
  • National AI Strategies / Community Building


AI Expo Africa 2023 will be the prestigious Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa for our biggest show to-date (see floor plan below)

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AI Expo Africa 2023
Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa
161 Maude St, Sandown, Sandton, 2196
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