April 1st & 2nd 2016


GEMS Cambridge International School Kampala


245 Tickets


30 Professional Speakers


Always supported and sponsored by Google, Drupal Association, Automattic (WordPress), ICT Association of Uganda (ICTAU), Dev School, Governmental Institutions and other respected companies suchSnowdog, among others, CMS AFRICA SUMMIT remains the best and premier Web, Business, and Mobile event in Africa.

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Web Developers

Open Source organisations


Internet Service Providers


Web Hosting Companies

Web administrators


E-Commerce professionals






University Students


Online Sellers




Two full days

One day is never enough for our things. So we take you through two full days of talks and workshops. We’ll be disrupting old ideas and enforcing new ones while taking you through what moves the IT world.


48 hours Hackathon

Are you a coder? Well, 50 Hackers will be burning the daylight rays and midnight oil as they race against time to develop the sleekest, disruptive, and most commercial viable app. Join them, be counted where great minds converge.


30  Speakers

We’ve put together the most versatile speakers we’ve ever landed; They’re not just highly regarded. They run their own companies. They know about business. They understand concepts. They drive the world economy.


40 Sessions

We’re covering Disruption, e-commerce, Leadership, Marketing, Mobile, Social, Startups, Tech, UX. This is exciting, is it not? You cannot be left out.

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We have put together top notch speakers. They have been picked for what they know, what they do, and what they are good at. Your business and profession will be revolutionized by them. Seriously.

Benjamin Kiyita

Myths about Drupal

Benjamin is a technology enthusiast and a web architect with over 4 years in Web Application development and Interactive design. He specializes in Drupal development. He is

Joe Ssekono

The mistakes many Drupal learners make.

Joe Ssekono is a co-founder and web developer at Novariss with over 8 years of professional experience in the web design industry. He specializes in Front End

Sarah Watz

Joomla! on Mobile

Sarah was the president of Joomla! User Association Sweden during 2009-2012 and the project manager for Joomla! Day Sweden 2012. Sarah has been working on the project

David Hurley

Make Mobile viewing beautiful

David Hurley is an open source advocate and travels most weeks of the year to speak around the world on topics of tech, PHP and open source

Kyle Spencer

Internet and Africa

Kyle Spencer is a Director at the Uganda Internet eXchange Point(UIXP), a Co-Coordinator of the African IXP Association (AFIX), Board Member of the global Internet eXchange Federation

Michael Niyitegeka

Personal Brand – how do you carry out yourself?

Michael Niyitegeka is an ICDL Africa Accreditation Consultant for Uganda. He is an expert in Leadership Development, and Business Technology Strategy. He holds an MBA from MsM/ESAMI

David Hurley

How to sell ideas

David Hurley is an open source advocate and travels most weeks of the year to speak around the world on topics of tech, PHP and open source

Mushabe Dickson

How do you retain your customers?

He has over 9 years of experience in Information and Communication Technology, Information Exchange Systems and Business Automation. He is the Founder of Hostalite Cyber Academy, an

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Speakers / From around the world

Albert Mucunguzi

Gen. Secretary of the ICTAU

Adedayo Ajibike

CEO Daydah Concepts, Nigeria

Onyait Odeke

VP Marketing at Dignited

Musa Kalenga

Client Value Partner for Facebook in Sub Saharan Africa

Job Thomas

Education and Training Manager at Automattic

Deborah Becket

Happiness Engineer at Automattic

David Hurley

Technology enthusiast and a web architect

Kyle Spencer

Director at the Uganda Internet eXchange Point(UIXP)

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Event Price list / Perfect price for event

1 Day

40,000 UGX

Access to All Keynote addresses
Access to all Workshops
Free Lunch and Breakfast
Free Give away from sponsors

2 Days

60,000 UGX

Access to All Keynote addresses
Access to all Workshops
Free Lunch and Breakfast
Free Give away from sponsors


1,500,000 UGX

Exhibition Table
3 Complimentary summit tickets
1 ticket to Cocktail
Network and Sell Products

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Eye-opening Workshops

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In fun and interactive way

Innovation is the key

Web developers & administrators

Advertising Professionals

Open Source organisations

E-Commerce professionals

Online merchants

E-marketers & E-bankers

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