Tech4Africa is the largest tech innovation, startup and entrepreneur platform in Africa. 12 tracks, 4 event days including a Hackathon and a Startup Day, with over 55 excellent speakers and just 600 available seats.

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Hannes Prinsloo

Opera Mediaworks
Managing Partner | Africa
Cape Town
Hannes Prinsloo, Managing Partner of Opera Media Works Africa, the world’s largest mobile-only media player, is uniquely positioned as a core player in the mobile media market in Africa. In 2014 Hannes and his partner sold AdVine to OMW in a deal that saw them grow not only market share, but also first to market opportunities unlike any local publisher. Hannes spent 3 years at Advine as Strategic Creative Director, where he launched Shazam for TV and Radio, as well as SA’s first mobile HTML5 media, both of which have won numerous awards at the local Bookmarks awards over the last 3 years. His springboard into mobile started at Brandsh (now NativeVML) as social and mobile media specialist where he built his experience as an accomplished mobile strategist.With over 10 years in market experience, Hannes has been the ideal partner responsible for growth for Opera Mediaworks into Africa and combining local data and learning with international best practice for Opera Mediaworks product rollout into the market. He is passionate about mobile’s importance in the wider media mix, and champions this at the iAB and other local events and clients.

My Speakers Sessions

Thursday, October 8

2:00pm SAST