Africa’s leading small business technology event

BIGFIVE SUMMIT 2023

The BigFive Summit builds the partnerships that help Africa’s SMEs digitally transform

*Early bird rates in effect through 31 January 2023

ABOUT BIGFIVE SUMMIT 2023

 

BigFive Summit 2023 connects the various segments of the SME tech space into a cohesive progressive narrative. These segments all work together to enable small businesses to utilize the latest innovative technologies to help them get ahead.

These include establishing a digital presence, acquiring and retaining customers, processing payments, fulfilling orders, accessing capital, managing their finances, strategic use of data, and more.

THE SUMMIT ADDRESSES THE TECHNOLOGY NEEDS OF AFRICA’S SMES THROUGH THE FOLLOWING FRAMEWORK

SME Finance

SME Marketing

SME Commerce

SME Logistics

BigFive’s primary audiences includes companies developing digital tools for African SMEs and the platforms that can bring these tools to market (e.g., banks, telecoms, media companies, SaaS platforms, digital agencies, etc.). Other important audiences include investors and the SMEs themselves.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND BIGFIVE SUMMIT 2023?

  • Adtech & martech platforms
  • Banks
  • Digital agencies
  • eCommerce platforms
  • eLogistics platforms
  • Fintech platfoms
  • Foodtech platforms
  • Hosting companies
  • Location management platforms
  • Media companies 
  • SME-focused SaaS companies
  • SME-focused blockchain companies
  • SMEs
  • Social media platforms
  • Search engines
  • Telecoms
  • VC & PE firms
  • Website builders

JOIN THESE GREAT COMPANIES IN SPONSORING BIGFIVE DIGITAL EVENTS

2023 MEDIA AND MARKETING PARTNERS

INTERESTED IN SPONSORING BIGFIVE SUMMIT 2023?

Contact us at:

info@bigfivedigital.org

BIGFIVE SUMMIT 2023 VENUE

BigFive Summit 2023 is moving to the Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel, located on Cape Town’s famed V&A Waterfront.


This will be the site of our main conference activities on 15-16 March 2023.

Beach Road Granger Bay Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa

BIGFIVE SUMMIT 2023 PRELIMINARY PROGRAMME

EVE OF SUMMIT – TUESDAY 14TH MARCH 2023

This day will feature pre-event workshops and networking activities to be announced

DAY ONE – WEDNESDAY 15TH MARCH 2023

The BigFive Summit – Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel

DAY TWO – THURSDAY 16TH MARCH 2023

The BigFive Summit – Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel

07:30 – 09:00 Coffee & Networking

09:00 - 10:30 Conference sessions

10:30 - 11:00 Morning Networking Break

10:30 - 12:30 Conference sessions

12:30 - 13:30 Networking Lunch

13:30 – 15:00 Conference sessions

15:00 - 15:30 Networking Break

15:30 - 17:30 Conference sessions

17:30 - 19:00 Networking Reception

07:30 – 09:00 Coffee & Networking

09:00 - 10:30 Conference sessions

10:30 - 11:00 Morning Networking Break

10:30 - 12:30 Conference sessions

12:30 - 13:30 Networking Lunch

13:30 – 15:00 Conference sessions

15:00 - 15:30 Networking Break

15:30 - 17:30 Conference sessions

17:30 - 19:00 Farewell Drink

END OF SUMMIT

Block A, 2nd Floor, 7 West Quay Road, V&A Waterfront
Cape Town, Western Cape 8001
South Africa