6 Tech Events to attend in Lagos between April and October 2024

Tech Events in Lagos

Starting from April 2024, many tech events will begin to hold till October 2024. During these period, with exclusive tech events will hold and I have curated the tech events in this article. Hence, you can attend all or any of it to broaden your knowledge in African technology innovations.

All of the events will be hosted in Lagos, Nigeria. You can start preparing to travel to Lagos to experience and hear what experts have to say about the evolving tech ecosystems in Africa. If you’re not in Nigeria, you can start applying for your Visa to travel down to Muritala International Airport Lagos to witness the events.

Here are the six (6) tech events happening in Lagos from April to October 2024:

6. Moonshot by TechCabal [October 9 to 11]

Experience the pinnacle of Africa’s tech community at Moonshot, the premier conference organized by TechCabal, Africa’s foremost tech publication. As the continent’s largest tech and commerce gathering, Moonshot sets the standard for Africa-centric yet globally resonant events. Here’s what awaits you:

1. Networking Extravaganza: Over two days, immerse yourself in unparalleled networking opportunities. Connect with innovators, entrepreneurs, thought leaders, CEOs and industry giants from across Africa, fostering collaborations that drive the continent’s tech ecosystem forward.

2. Insights and Inspiration: Prepare to be enlightened by a stellar lineup of 50+ speakers, comprising government officials, CEOs, and tech venture capitalists. Previous editions featured luminaries such as Minister of Communication and Digital Technology, Bosun Tijani, and Flutterwave’s Olugbenga Agboola. Gain invaluable insights and inspiration to propel your endeavors in the African tech landscape.

3. Focused Tracks: Delve deep into key thematic areas through specialized tracks. Explore the future of commerce, dissect big tech and enterprise trends, engage with emerging technologies such as AI, VR/AR, and Web3, celebrate the dynamism of startups, and unravel the potential of the creative economy. Moonshot offers a comprehensive exploration of the diverse facets shaping Africa’s tech trajectory.

Mark your calendar and seize the opportunity to be part of Moonshot – where Africa’s tech aspirations meet global standards.

5. Web3 Lagos Tech Conference [September 5 to 7]

The tech event and conference targets Web3 enthusiasts and tech aficionados. You can attend to get an immersive experience at the Web3 Lagos conference, where the future of the internet will be deived into – Web3.

In the tech event, you will connect with fellow enthusiasts, participate in engaging workshops, and acquire the skills to develop cutting-edge Web3 applications. Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to be part of the Web3 revolution. The conference will take place at The Zone, Gbagada, Lagos State.

4. IOT West Africa [June 25 to 26]

This tech conference will focus mainly on Internet of Things (IoT). Hence, don’t miss out on this tech event if your business aims to harness the potential of the Internet of Things (IoT). In the event, you will explore how IoT is revolutionizing industries and uncover its diverse applications for your business, shaping the future of commerce and technology. Join us at the IOT West Africa event, hosted at Federal Palace, Lagos, Nigeria, and stay ahead in the dynamic landscape of IoT innovation.

3. Blockchain Interoperability Hackathon [May 2 to 4]

Attention all blockchain enthusiasts! This exciting hackathon event is designed to tackle the pressing challenge of interoperability within the blockchain ecosystem. This tech event offers a unique opportunity to learn, innovate, and compete for prizes.

Don’t miss out! The Blockchain Interoperability Hackathon will be held at Radisson Blu Hotel, Lagos Ikeja, Isaac John Street, Lagos, Nigeria. Best of all, application and registration are free!

2. Code Cash Crop 5.0: Financing The Hidden Middle [July 20]

If you’re an entrepreneurs or investors, the this tech event is probably for you. Attend to get an insightful event that delves into the intricacies of financing small and medium-sized businesses in Africa.

This gathering offers a comprehensive exploration of both challenges and opportunities in the realm of business financing. Don’t miss out on the Code Cash Crop event, happening at Lagos Oriental Hotel, 3 Lekki Epe Express Way, Lagos, Nigeria. Plus, general admission is free!

1. Tech Summit [April 6]

The upcoming Tech Summit 2024 in Lagos is poised to address the urgent challenge of unemployment through the transformative potential of technology. With its theme “Breaking Barriers of Unemployment through Tech,” this event marks a significant milestone for the tech community, not only in Lagos but also beyond. Join the event at 12a Oba Akinjobi Way, Ikeja GRA, Lagos, for an insightful exploration of innovative solutions to unemployment.

Final words

In conclusion, these events serve as vital platforms for fostering innovation, collaboration, and knowledge exchange within Africa’s burgeoning tech ecosystem. From Moonshot’s comprehensive exploration of Africa’s tech landscape to the specialized focus of conferences like Web3 Lagos, IOT West Africa, Blockchain Interoperability Hackathon, and Code Cash Crop, each event offers unique opportunities for entrepreneurs, investors, developers, and enthusiasts to engage with cutting-edge technologies, tackle pressing challenges, and chart the course for the future of commerce and technology in Africa and beyond.

As these events continue to gather momentum and attract diverse stakeholders, they play an instrumental role in shaping the trajectory of technological advancement, economic growth, and social empowerment across the continent. Don’t miss out on the chance to be part of these transformative experiences and contribute to Africa’s tech-driven journey towards prosperity and innovation.