As a dynamic, innovative and well-connected city, Cape Town has the potential to become a major international hub for start-ups and is the perfect location to host this international event.
As a globally focused city, Cape Town is the best run city and has the fastest growing economy in South Africa. For example, the city has one of the largest open access fibre network in Africa.
Cape Town hosts also a powerful tech ecosystem thanks to its culture of creativity and innovation. A lot of well-known tech companies (Naspers, Capitech Bank, Amazon Web Services…) are based in the city that also attracts a most of the national and international impact investors (58% of South Africa’s VC funds located in Cape Town).