Uganda will be hosting the first ever Swarm Summit and Technology Expo which is slated for November 22 to 23.
Running under the theme “Celebrating Uganda’s Digital Transformation,” the expo will be happening at UMA Conference hall.
The Swarm summit is an annual event aimed at recognizing the different levels of development of Uganda’s digital landscape, showcasing the different entities that work to create a harmonious tech Eco-system.
The first of its kind and organized by Hive Colab in partnership with ICT Association of Uganda (ICTAU),the Expo will act as an excellent market place integrating a broad array of local and international service providers, suppliers and manufacturers among others.
“The Swarm Summit and Expo 2019 shall bring together and celebrate Uganda’s top business and technology minds building enterprises powering Uganda’s emerging digital economy. We’re thrilled to provide a larger stage to showcase the technological innovations shaping Uganda’s digital economy,” said TMS Ruge, Co-founder and Director, Hive Colab.
The Expo shall also enable exhibitors to engage more with buyers head-on, making it well-positioned to promote different products and services. The Expo is open for the public to attend and exhibitors get to register for free.
“The two-day event will be a celebration of Uganda’s digital journey and will be an avenue to discuss solutions to the on-going setbacks in a bid to build better digital spaces and transform Uganda’s tech ecosystem,” said Albert Mucunguzi, Chairman, ICT Association of Uganda.
Swarm Summit continues to be Uganda’s premier annual stage that fast-growing companies can target as a launch pad for new innovations, introduce emerging technology breakthroughs and gain exposure.