Soweto will see it’s first Tech and Gaming Festival set to take place later this month.
The e-Kasi Tech Festival & Gaming Expo 2017 will host industry players, entrepreneurs and experts in township technology innovation from 25 to 27 October 2017.
The event will specifically provide a platform for entrepreneurs, ICT pioneers and the youth to engage each other and exchange ideas about the ownership, management, and participation of SMMEs in townships.
In addition, developing the e-Kasi Innovation Economy, Smart Cities, Blockchain Technologies, Bitcoin and the SA eSports Symposium will all feature during the three-day Tech Fest.
Speakers include the Deputy Minister of Telecommunications & Postal Services – Stella Ndabeni Abrahams, Lorien Gamaroff – CEO of Banky Moon, Dr Erika Kraemer – Mbula Professor at the University of Johannesburg, Cambridge Mokanyane – CEO of VS Gaming, and Mr Warren Hero – CTO of Microsoft SA, amongst others.
The cover charge for the event is free – but you will be required to register, head to www.e-kasifest.co.za with all details of the event.