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African Smart Cities Summit

28 JUNE 2023

Gallagher Convention Centre, Johannesburg

Advancing Africa’s cities. Together.

The African Smart Cities Summit is Africa’s only dedicated conference that explores how smart cities can deliver a quality life and enable economic growth through IoT, technology and creative thinking. Providing African solutions for Africa’s cities, this high-profile conference will tackle Africa’s readiness to fully adopt smart methodologies for implementation to current infrastructure.

Taking place at the Gallagher Convention Centre in Johannesburg from 27 – 29 June 2023, this exclusive gathering of key smart cities private and public stakeholders co-locates with The Big 5 Construct Southern Africa (previously African Construction Expo) and Totally Concrete Expo and is one of the must attend events in the calendar.


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Be inspired to create change in your city. Discover practical smart city solutions, connect with key government and private stakeholders and get behind-the-scenes access at an exclusive site visit.

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By attending the African Smart Cities Summit, you will have access to:

Expo and Smart Cities Pavilion

Experience leading-edge products and solutions first-hand on The Big 5 Construct Southern Africa expo floor and in the dedicated Smart Cities Pavilion. Exclusive product demos will help you explore the latest innovations and discover how to implement in current and future projects.

Stakeholders Engagement Forum

Have your say at this popular forum, in partnership with NAFBI, which gathers the construction industry’s private and public sector stakeholders to tackle the industry’s most critical issues.

African Smart Cities Summit

Providing African solutions for Africa’s cities, the exclusive conference will welcome leading experts who will explore practical and actionable methodologies through real-life case studies, challenges faced, and lessons learnt as well as admit to the reality on the time it takes to build these cities.

Technical workshops

The interactive Smart Construction Talks explores innovative integrated construction management software and how these technologies take information from various sources, such as 3D models, 2D engineering tools, materials management, project controls and scheduling systems.

Exclusive networking

Connect with high-profile private and public stakeholders and expand your network with exclusive networking opportunities throughout the three-day event.

Site visit

With a Gold Delegate Pass, you will get exclusive behind-the-scenes access and experience smart city solutions and technologies in action.