The 2021 online event from September 28-30 will bring together decision-makers from across Africa’s vibrant mobile ecosystem to explore how technology and connectivity can lead the global recovery.
This premier event is part of the GSMA’s flagship series of MWC events, which includes editions in Barcelona, Shanghai and Los Angeles
The theme for MWC Africa 2021 is “Powering a Continent”.
During the next three days at MWC2021 over 100 keynote speakers will inspire, provoke and explore the potential impact of 5G and showcase how the mobile ecosystem is sparking conversation and imagination – powering a better future.
Among the notable speakers are Paula Ingabire, Minister of ICT and Innovation, Government of Rwanda; Lacina Koné Director-General, Smart Africa; John Omo, Secretary General, African Telecommunications Union; Stéphane Richard, GSMA Board Chairman and CEO Orange; Alioune Ndiaye, Chief Executive Officer, Orange Middle East and Africa; Shameel Joosub, CEO, Vodacom Group; Yolanda Cuba, Group VP Southern and East Africa Region, MTN Group; Michael Foley, Regional Director – Francophone Region, Airtel Africa; Amnah Ajmanl, EVP, Market Development, Middle East and Africa, Mastercard.
Expected reports on mobile trends and usage