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The African ICT Industry’s Biggest Networking Event

13 – 15 November 2023

Cape Town, South Africa

Unlocking knowledge: bridging past and present

Join us for an Open Access journey through time…

Welcome to Open Access, the place where a highly diverse community of people influence and shape the decisions that are building the backbone of the African Internet.

ABOUT

What is
Open Access?

It is the African ICT industry’s biggest networking event

Returning for its 11th edition, Open Access promises a captivating exploration of how communication has evolved, liberating knowledge from the confines of the past, and ushering it into the boundless modern realm.

1000
Delegates
720
Bilateral Meeting Sessions

Open Access brings together more than 1,000 delegates in a jam-packed week filled with bilateral meetings, networking opportunities, and exclusive by-invitation-only social events. Whether you focus on cloud, connectivity, content distribution, disruptive technologies, digital services or ICT strategy, Open Access is the place to network, learn, and get deals done. You really don’t want to miss out.

Join the Open Access revolution and embrace the future of knowledge sharing.

SPONSORS

Our Sponsors

Open Access is hosted by Teraco, with support from our valued sponsors.

Teraco, Africa’s leading carrier-neutral colocation provider, is the first provider of highly resilient, vendor-neutral data environments in sub-Saharan Africa.

Located within Teraco data centre facilities in Cape Town, Durban and Johannesburg, NAPAfrica IXP’s founding goal is to help make Internet access more accessible for Africa.

AGENDA

High Level Agenda

Open Access is Africa’s biggest ICT industry networking event

13th, 14th & 15thNovember

09:00 – 16:00
CT2 Data Centre Tour, Brackenfell, Cape Town

By Arrangement Only

14th & 15th November 2022

Bilateral Meetings

09:00 – 17:00 daily
The Cullinan Hotel, Cape Town

Whether you focus on cloud, connectivity, content distribution, disruptive technologies, digital services or ICT strategy, Open Access is the place to network, learn, and get deals done.

Participants get access to our meeting tool, where you can schedule one-on-one meetings with other participants.

15th November 2022

Open Access Networking Event. By Invitation Only

18:30
Harringtons Cocktail Lounge, Cape Town

INTERESTED IN ATTENDING

Register your Interest

Open Access is an exclusive 'Invitation Only' event, and space is limited. Register your interest to attend one or more of the Open Access events.

Thank you for your interest in Open Access.
Registration is now closed for this year’s event.

Terms and Conditions

Open Access is a private, by-invitation-only event hosted by Teraco Data Environments and its sponsors. Attendance is restricted to our clients and wider community and we reserve the right to limit the number of attendees. Admittance to Open Access venues is strictly subject to a valid confirmation email from the organisers. Submitting this form is NOT an automatic registration to attend Open Access. You are subscribing to receive updates and information about this event. You will receive confirmation by email if you are eligible to attend this event, along with information on the Bilateral Meetings, the Meeting Tool or any other associated events.