Sign Up for SBC Digital Summit Africa Interactive Conference

Sign Up for SBC Digital Summit Africa Interactive Conference The largest virtual and interactive event to cover the African betting market is scheduled to take place on October 6 – 7, 2020. This is the African edition of the world’s largest online betting and gaming event overall.

The event will address the state of the African gambling industry, as well as emerging opportunities in local markets. The summit will include what the organizers call “a star-studded roster of speakers and sessions” over two exciting days. It will cover issues that affect the entire gaming industry, including sports betting, online casinos, Mergers & Acquisitions in the African markets, the COVID-19 situation, payment methods, lotteries and more.

Key Note Speaker

The Nigerian football legend, Yakubu Ayegbeni will open the summit with an exclusive interview. He will discuss his successful career and his present role as brand ambassador for the sports betting group, Interwetten. There will also be time for a Question and Answer session.

How the Summit will Work

An advanced digital platform will provide all delegates with access to a full-on virtual even space, along with conference space, virtual exhibition space, and plenty of networking and business opportunities.


Over 2,000 delegates will attend the conference, including 60 world-class speakers.

The delegation is currently broken down as follows:
– 44% operators
– 30% suppliers
– 15% affiliates
– 11% others

Networking in the African Betting Market

Identifying the importance of networking in the South African betting market, the SBC Digital Summit Africa event will provide attendees with plenty of opportunities to connect and discuss business opportunities.

Suppliers and operators can use the Virtual Exhibition to learn about the latest products and services and connect and interact live with exhibitors.

Delegates will be able to connect at themed networking sessions that focus on specific markets.

Some of the leading experts in their fields will host a series of workshops that provide attendees with solutions to challenges which they face every day.

Conference Agenda: October 6th

09:00 – 09:30: Keynote Q&A with Yakubu Ayegbeni
9.30 – 11.00: How to get a licence in South Africa
10.00 – 10.40: Opportunities in Eastern Africa
11.00 – 11.40: The challenges of West Africa
12.00 – 12.40: Tales from South Africa
12.00 – 13.30: How to set up an affiliate program
13.00 – 13.40: Gaming in Africa
14.00 – 14.40: Payments in Africa
15.00 – 15.40: Lotteries in Africa
15:00 – 16:30: Making mobile payments work
16.00 – 16.40: Marketing in Africa
17.00 – 17.40: Affiliation in Africa

Conference Agenda: October 7th

09:00 – 09:30: Analysing the African Sports Consumer
9.30 – 11.00: Women in Gaming
10.00 – 10.40: Football betting – Local v International
11.00 – 11.40: Overcoming technical challenges
12.00 – 12.40: KYC – How well can you know your player?
12.00 – 13.30: Sports sponsorship networking
13.00 – 13.40: Problem Gambling – The South Africa approach
14.00 – 14.40: Virtuals to the rescue
15.00 – 15.40: The role of retail betting
15:00 – 16:30: Affiliate Networking
16.00 – 16.40: Racing ahead – popular sports in Africa
17.00 – 17.40: Esports in Africa