Event Partners In this fourth installment of the Global Illicit Trade Summit, The Economist Events brings the conversation to Africa. As the continent moves towards deeper integration, illicit trade is set only to increase. https://bit.ly/2Jxg6QS AfricaCom: Dates: 12-14 November 2019, CTICC, Cape Town The place to meet everybody who’s anybody in African telecoms and technology. AfricaCom brings together 14,000 attendees, 450 speakers and 400 exhibitors. Whether your focus is connectivity infrastructure, disruptive technologies, digital services or ICT strategy, this is the place to network, learn and get deals done. Website: https://tmt.knect365.com/africacom/ AfricaTech: Dates: 12-14 November 2019, CTICC, Cape Town Accelerating enterprise digital transformation to elevate African economies. A zoned exhibition dedicated to AI, IoT, blockchain, fintech, cloud, data centres and security with cutting-edge content and a host of networking opportunities. Website: https://tmt.knect365.com/africacom/africatech ITU Telecom World 2019 takes place from 9 -12 September in Budapest, Hungary, a dynamic hub of innovation and commerce in the heart of Europe. The global event for tech SMEs, corporates and governments, it is a platform for accelerating ICT innovation through partnerships and collaboration to improve lives faster, and make the world better, sooner.