The AppsAfrica.com Innovation Awards identify and celebrate the leading African innovations from across the continent, providing winners with global publicity across multiple channels, recognition and networking with 300+ industry peers and investors at the Awards party.
Winners will receive:
- AppsAfrica.com Innovation Award
- Global media exposure across multiple media channels
- Exhibition space at Africa Tech Summit London (ATSLDN) 2018*
- 2 x delegate passes to ATSLDN 2018*
- Publicity at ATSLDN 2018
- Global online publicity on AppsAfrica.com
- One years MEF Membership for suitable category winners
- Tickets to MEF Connects at MWC2018*
- Global online publicity in MEF Newsletter
What kind of publicity do winners get?
Finalists and winners have received international coverage from leading media including BBC, IT News Africa, Quartz, Ventures Africa, MemeBurn, TechCabal and many others.
Who can enter?
The awards are open to all individuals or entities who can clearly demonstrate suitability for the categories entered.
What is the deadline?
The deadline for entries is September 8th, 2017.
Do finalists pitch?
The awards party showcase all finalists selected by our expert judges with promo video and there is no pitching involved.
What if my venture is not based in Africa?
The awards celebrate innovation regardless of location and we encourage global entries once the innovation has been launched in at least one African market.
How many categories can be entered?
Entrants can enter multiple categories once they are relevant to the specific category.
Can you pay for us to travel to the awards?
Unfortunately we cannot cover travel or accommodation costs for 60 finalists to attend the awards, that said we think it is worth you coming as excellent networking and media opportunities.
When will the finalists be announced
Appsafrica.com Innovation Awards shortlisted finalists will be announced in October 2017.
When will the winners be announced
The winners of the Appsafrica.com Innovation Awards will be announced in Cape Town, November 6th, 2017.
How can my company get involved in the awards as a sponsor?
Award categories and other elements of the Awards event are available for sponsorship. please contact us.
*Travel and accommodation to these events is not covered