SAN FRANCISCO

2 days / 15 talks / 1pitch competition
20 speakers / 6 workshops
Awesome moments

November 10th-11th
NEW THIS YEAR *PICK A*

CONFERENCE TRACK

Friday’s conference schedule will be split into three tracks full of workshops, intimate fireside chats, and networking with your track groups. Each track is designed and lead by industry leaders to give you a in depth day filled with energy and learnings.

Technical Track

Design, Data & Engineering

Dive deep and learn from CTOs, designers and engineers of the world’s fastest growing startups and tech companies. Walk away from the Technical track with new skills and new perspectives on the latest technologies.



Hustler

Entrepreneurs & Startups

In the trenches launching or scaling your business. Learn from founders and early employees about what it takes to grow your startup, get capital and build a strong team. Hear from CEOs who’ve raised millions and successfully scaled their businesses.



Building strong businesses

Biz Dev, Ops, & Marketing

Businesses are only as good as the people on the team. This general track will discuss growth marketing and the challenges and issues growing companies have like hiring, operations and legal. All you Sales, Marketing, and Biz BD GURUS… This is your track!



Exclusive & Mandatory

Collegiate (Sub track)

Students will pick a general track and are required to attend student sessions at the conference. Through the student workshops and meetups you will be introduced to startups and companies looking to hire you. Get your questions answered and meet others in your field.


Meet the

Speakers

Afrotech speakers are top class entrepreneurs, CEOs, and innovators. We have a rigorous invite only speaker selection process that ensures the programming at Afrotech is top notch. Here is a preview of Afrotech17 speakers already on our roster!

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Rodney Williams

CEO, Founder Lisnr


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Christopher Gray

CEO, Founder Scholly



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Camille Hearst

CEO, Founder Kit


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Morgan DeBaun

CEO, Founder Blavity


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Frederick Hutson

CEO, Founder Pigeonly


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Jessica Matthews

CEO, Founder Uncharted Play


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Ben Silbermann

CEO, Pinterest


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Abiola Oke

CEO, Founder Okay Africa


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Diishan Imira

CEO, Founder Mayvenn


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Everette Taylor

CMO, Skurt



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