2nd East Africa Fibre Optics Conference & Exhibition

“The #1 Fibre Optical Communication Networking Forum in East Africa”

Optix East Africa 2020 will gather East Africa’s leading experts in Fiber Optic communication. It is the ideal platform for operators, Enterprise and vendors to meet, do business and learn about the latest innovations and strategies driving forward Fibre Optic connectivity in the region and beyond.

Showcasing the rapid growth in the optical market in Africa, the conference will bring together insights and experience of operators and vendors assessing the massive technical challenges the industry faces to deliver high speeds, and ensure that networks are fast enough to handle the current and anticipated traffic demands.

Optix 2020 will gather the entire optical ecosystem under one roof to speak and debate with the leading experts, experience live demos on the exhibition floor and make those important new contacts to drive your optical business into the future.


Raddison Blu Hotel

Nairobi, Kenya



18 June, 2020

The Conference is back in:

Numbers that matter

+200 Delegates from across the region
+30 International Speakers
Over 20 Exhibitors showcasing latest technology in Optical Fibre Communications
Numerous networking Opportunities
Over 10 countries represented
C-Suite Executives constitutes more than 65% of attendances

Industries Represented

R & D
Broadband & MSO

Register for Conference by 30th April 2020 to SAVE $100

Participation Categories

Meet East Africa's senior telecommunication & technology executives under 1 roof
  • Exhibitor Cost

  • Display area of 2m x 2.5m with table, 2 chairs.
  • Two complimentary delegate registration.
  • Company profile of 100 words in the conference booklet.
  • Company URL & logo on website with link to your website.
  • Access to all networking sessions cocktail, lunch and coffee breaks.
  • USD1000

Why Attend?

The exponential growth of data traffic has led to a dramatic increase in demand for advanced optical networks and optical communication solutions. The latest optical technologies promise additional capacity at reduced operating cost – a decisive competitive edge in today’s business environment. Operators now need to increase capacity or miss out on business opportunities.

At the upcoming Optix 2020 Conference, you will learn firsthand about the latest strategies and solutions that allow your fiber infrastructure to scale bandwidth more cost efficiently. Come hear global experts discuss how recent advances in packet, electrical and photonic switching technologies along with innovations in transport and transmission that can add to the scalability, intelligence and agility of your network. Don’t miss this outstanding opportunity to learn, exchange ideas and discuss the current developments and issues that are important to you.

Who should attend?

“If you are involved in the Fibre Optics communication sector in the region, then this is the event for you”

• Fixed line and Mobile Carriers
• Service Providers
• Broadband Service Providers
• Power Companies and Utilities
• Cable Operators & Broadcasters
• Network Operators
• Telecom Operators
• Systems Integrators
• Telecom Research Institutions
• Telecom Regulators
• Systems and Subsystem Vendors
• Component/Device Manufacturers
• Internet Content Providers
• ISPs/Wireless ISPs
• Major Enterprises
• Industry Analysts
• Trade Media

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Conference Agenda


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Thoughts from 2017 Conference

Wycliff Eshiwani
Very Well Organised.

Wycliff Eshiwani
GM-Business Development
Solution Telmec
Vincent Kasangaki
Very Informative I was happy to see young people participate , would like to be a panelist.

Vincent Kasangaki
Board Chairman
Uganda Communications Commission
Mwihaki Edna
It was an eye opening event. If we could join hands to implement the ideas raised we could actually reach 100% connectivity.

Mwihaki Edna
Project and Implementation Manager
TBT, Kenya
Mutuma Mutethia Mutunga
Summit was well planned with good speakers and well organised agendas touching current technology and trends.

Mutuma Mutethia Mutunga
Engineer Instrumentation & Control Section
Kenya Pipeline Company

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2017 Conference Video

“Meet East Africa's senior telecommunication & technology executives under 1 roof”

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