The next edition of eCommerce Africa Conference & Exhibition is set to hold from 3 – 4 February 2015 at the CTICC in Cape Town, South Africa. In a statement, organisers said for the continent’s leading ecommerce event for 2015, leaders in the industry have been consulted to tailor an agenda that is both current and topical.
“The anticipated event is set to bring together senior-level ecommerce and marketing professionals from all major industries throughout South Africa and Africa,” organisers said. They added the “2-day event will include tech workshops, networking opportunities and functions and supplier demonstrations.”
Organisers stated: “Providing a unique platform, industry professionals and attendees are able to stay up-to-date with the latest developments in the field, as well as be given the opportunity to learn from and connect with influential industry leaders. This platform will also allow attendees to gain ideas and strategy for SME players looking at setting up an ecommerce business, including those taking their current online business to the next level.”
They added the event would feature expert-led advisory panel which includes Raphael Afaedor, Co-Founder of Jumia, and CEO and Co-Founder of Supermart; Jaco Jonker, CEO of bidorbuy.co.za; and Paul Galatis, Director of Yuppiechef.com.
“Along with the advisory panel, the conference will also host over 30 keynote speakers representing leading companies in the ecommerce space,” organisers said.