EVENT: DigiMarCon Africa
VENUE: Hyatt Regency Hotel, Rosebank, Johannesburg
DATES: 30-31 October 2019
This year, the focus at the annual DigiMarCon Africa will be on how to build traffic and expand brand awareness to improve customer service. Today’s entrepreneurs can’t ignore the role digital technology plays in growing their businesses. Delegates will gain insights into the latest digital tools, such as social media marketing, web experience management, growth hacking, mobile marketing and more.
EVENT: Banking Innovation Forum (BIAF)
VENUE: Radisson Blu Le Vendôme, Cape Town
DATES: 6-7 November 2019
This forum will bring together thought leaders, experts and professionals in the banking industry from across Africa and beyond. The aim is to share insights and trends that serve as possible solutions for the challenges in the industry. BIAF’19 will focus on how disruptive innovations can shape the future of African banking. On the cards this year are the introduction and adoption of new technologies in banking, such as blockchain, artificial intelligence (AI), application programming interfaces, advanced banking platforms and analytic tools which are enabling banks to dramatically change the way customers experience and interact with products and channels.
EVENT: AI Summit Cape Town
VENUE: Cape Town International Convention Centre
DATES: 12-14 November 2019
Innovators from the giant tech companies, as well as start-ups, consultancies and thought leaders, will converge for the world’s leading AI event for businesses. The summit aims to analyse the global AI sector and explore AI technologies for the business world for an audience of divisional heads tasked with digitally transforming their organisations.
EVENT: Advertising Week Africa
VENUE: 1 Fox Precinct, Johannesburg
DATES: 28-31 October 2019
This is the sixth edition of Advertising Week and the first time it will take place in SA. Industry professionals from the marketing, advertising, technology and creative spaces from all over Africa will gather to discuss the future of the sector, as well as the latest trends, challenges and opportunities.