DUO selected as AfricaCom media partner

africa-comDUO Marketing and Communications has been selected as an AfricaCom media partner. Established twelve years ago, the consultancy delivers strategic communications, content curation, and digital marketing services to technology companies designing solutions for Africa’s businesses.

“Never before has technology been a more powerful enabler for our continent, and we are excited, through our partnership withAfricaCom, to engage with and learn from some of the greatest minds in our industry. We remain relentless supporters of the opportunities that disruptive innovation enables for the people of Africa,” says Judith Middleton, CEO of DUO Marketing and Communications.

AfricaCom’s agenda addresses the theme, Economic development and social empowerment, through digital connectivity. With a growing audience, the conference is currently the largest gathering of Africa-focused tech decision makers, globally. It’s considered ‘the meeting place for those driving Africa’s digital transformation.’

“We work closely with industry leaders across sub-Saharan Africa in enterprise technology organisations in the telecoms, IoT, mobile banking, business continuity and security sectors, as well as with innovative tech companies designing augmented reality and human resource solutions for prominent brands. We are privileged to strategically engage with and witness the impact disruptive innovation has on the economic development of Africa,” adds Middleton.

The event is now a week-long festival of thought-provoking content, immersive satellite events, and unique networking experiences. The new programme consists of 20 tracks, and new satellite events including IoT and Smart Cities Africa, Telco Big Data, and the Leaders In Africa Summit.

Attendees will have the opportunity to celebrate digital excellence in Africa at the new AFest concert with a line-up of artists including Black Coffee, Mi Casa, and Freshly Ground.