Made by the Lenno agency, the African Creative Meeting is a event organize for the Africa2020 Season in virtual format on 23 & 24 September 2021.
This event is unique and focuses on the talents and initiatives of the African creative industries, with a particular focus on video games, esport, animation and graphic arts. Like the Africa2020 Season, it is part of the logic of creating links, collaboration and highlighting the ideas of the various stakeholders in the sector.
The event reflects the potential and life of the African creative industries ecosystem and represents a crossroads between the continental industries as well as a point of contact with external organizations.
To promote this thriving cultural industry, the African Creative Meeting is committed to promoting and highlighting its contributors in three areas:
between African countries and industries and develop a network of cooperation on a continental scale.
Develop African ecosystems
by participating in exchange sessions with financing and training organisations and creators from the continent.
Promote these African industries
in France and internationally.
In partnership with the Institut Français, the mobile operator Orange, Afric’up, Africa In Colors and 3DNet-Info. The African Creative Meeting is the largest gathering of African stakeholders in the creative industries, the crossroads of today’s and tomorrow’s talents, the meeting point for professionals seeking to create solid and sustainable partnerships.
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The event’s programming is organised in partnership with Mohamed Zoghlami, “Animation and video games” sector expert for the Africa 2020 Season, co-founder of Afric’Up (African innovation & startup summit) in Tunisia & of Africa in Colors (digital platform dedicated to digital creative industries) in Rwanda.
The African Creative Meeting will be animated by virtual workshops, project presentations, conferences and meetings in French and English, and will bring together speakers and stakeholders from the 54 states of the continent.
Afric’up Startups Summit is an event dedicated to promoting support and meetings between actors and startups of digital, innovation and technology in Africa.
3D Netinfo is the only training school for creative professions (3D, video games, animation, VR) in Francophone Africa. Alongside strong partners such as Epic Games, Facebook Occulus and Microsoft, it promotes and develops training for young Africans.