Consumer Electronic Show : What & Why ?
International CES (Consumer Electronics Show®) is the most important exhibition for technological innovation in consumer electronics. It is held annually in Las Vegas, Nevada (USA) and is organized by the Consumer Technology Association. The next edition will take place between January 9th and January 12th of 2018.
At the crossroads of electronics, computers, mobile devices, home automation, Internet of Things, Robotics, E-health, connected cars, and much more, International CES is a must for innovative companies around the world. It’s where business gets done: on the show floor, in and around conferences and in planned meetings and special events.
CES by numbers
3D Printing / Cyber security / Accessibility . Gaming & Virtual Reality / Education & Technology / Robotics / Unmanned Systems / Cloud Solutions / Global Technology / Smart Homes / Smart Vehicles / Fitness & Technology / E-commerce / App Economy / Augmented Reality / Health & Wellness / Smart Watches / Wearables
Africa Tech Now 2018: Your African event at CES
Government officials, heads of incubators/accelerators and African entrepreneurs will be able to join the first African delegation @ CES as visitors.
AFRICA TECH NOW VILLAGE will offer promising African Startups the ability to demonstrate their innovations during the show.
The annual meeting of Governments and leaders with key International decision-makers.
Digital transformation: Africa’s main challenges
Mobile payment has become a powerful tool for managing financial flows.
Digital weather services, drones and mobile usage are at the heart of agricultural development.
Data collection, predictive sciences and mobile services will help improve healthcare drastically.
Smart cities will improve the quality and performance of urban services.
Opportunities offered by MOOCs, access to knowledge & coding schools are key to education.
Digital innovation will serve the development of green and renewable energy
AFRICA TECH NOW FORUM will enhance the visibility and attractiveness of African countries on the international stage. It will allow them to:
• Develop industrial economic and technological partnerships
• Attract businesses and foreign investors
• Encourage the transfer of skills and the development of local capabilities
Showcase emerging technologies
Meet global tech companies
The AFRICA TECH NOW VILLAGE is a pan-African initiative showcasing the creativity of African businesses in the area of new technologies. Startups will be hosted on their country’s booth or participate as visitors.
Désire Makan II
General Manager, Africa Business Solutions
ABS (Africa Business Solutions) specializes in consulting and business development in Africa. ABS owns 7 operating subsidiaries worldwide and a network of partners in more than 30 countries, helping companies get established in growing African markets in a timely manner.
President, International Boost
Christian has been at the forefront of the creation of the French Pavilion at CES® in January 2014. His contribution has enabled the French startups ecosystem to shine at the international level. France can now be proud to gather the world’s largest delegation at CES® after the United States.
DJOUMAN is a platform connecting innovative start-ups operating in Africa with business partners based in Europe and America. Its vocation is to facilitate collaborations bewteen change makers in Africa by initiating projects around sustainable development and innovation
President, Africa Observers
AFRICA OBSERVER is the first Pan African solution for strategic watch. Our goal is to meet your corporate needs in Africa. We can also help your marketing and sales departments decipher Africa’s competitive landscape and cultural environment.
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