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SAIS'23 - ________ Africa's Innovation Frontier

Wed Sep 27, 08:00 - Thu Sep 28, 18:00

Sun International Grand West, Sun Exhibits


Get ready to witness a wave of revolutionary ideas and concepts as Cape Town braces itself for an electrifying event in September 2023! SAIS’23 is set to bring together the crème de la crème of entrepreneurs, investors, corporate giants, policymakers, and thought leaders. This event is all about driving startup success and propelling economic growth throughout Africa, featuring an exciting line up of panel discussions, masterclasses, keynotes, pitch battles, expos, networking opportunities, and plenty of entertainment and fun-filled parties!

WORK, CONFERENCE, and PLAY at SAIS’23 as we unleash the most innovative creations to emerge from Africa. This spectacular event is set to take place at the Sun Exhibits, Grand West (Goodwood, Cape Town, 7460).

This year's Theme is ‘______ Africa's Innovation Frontier', a new era of innovation, collaboration, and co-creation in the African start-up ecosystem. At the heart of this transformation lies the principles that define the future we are building. So… what role will you be playing this year?

Celebrating? Africa's Innovation Frontier

Enabling? Africa's Innovation Frontier

Investing in? Africa's Innovation Frontier

Why should you attend?

With a global reach and a local focus, the heart of SAIS’23 is based on these four pillars:

INSPIRATION - See the genius and bravery of the most innovative start-ups and entrepreneurs on the start-up stage.

CONNECTION - Meet up with investors, find collaborative partners and explore new markets through productive matchmaking meetings.

LEARNING - Gain a more insightful learning experience by attending workshops, masterclasses, and keynotes by thought leaders, industry experts, academia, decision-makers, and peers.

SHOWCASING - Top talent, tech, innovation, and trends are showcased to create an amazing event experience!

Embark on an exhilarating journey as we explore the innovative technologies that promise to reshape our lives, businesses, and careers through our three thought-provoking tracks at SAIS'23:

DIGITAL AND DEEP TECH AFRICA - Dive into the future of the digital realm with a dynamic exploration of AI, machine learning, robotics, and the power of next-gen connectivity. We will look at the impact of decentralisation, like blockchain, and token-based economics.     

GREEN NEXUS TECH - Experience an awe-inspiring fusion of renewable energy, advanced battery technologies, and the exciting world of biotechnology. Witness how these emerging technologies merge with water, energy, and food solutions to transform traditional ecosystems and create a sustainable African future.           

BUILDING OF ECOSYSTEMS - Traverse the African continent as we uncover the most extraordinary tech and tech-enabled startups solving Africa's pressing challenges. Delve into ecosystem realities, glean insights from international success stories, and examine the factors that contribute to entrepreneurial growth.

Don't miss out on this epic opportunity to join the leading voices in Africa's Innovation Frontier and witness the latest innovations at the SAIS 23 in Cape Town. Get ready to be energized and inspired beyond measure!

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SAIS'23 - ________ Africa's Innovation Frontier
Sun International Grand West, Sun Exhibits
1 Jakes Gerwel Dr, Goodwood, Cape Town, 7460
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