TechCon Lesotho 2019

The conference that brings people and technology together

September 2019
Manthabiseng Convention Center

" Developing skills for the future. "

What is TechCon Lesotho ?

The Lesotho TechCon is everything technology, a conference to disrupt the technology space in Lesotho. The latest technologies and emerging trends, organizational skill demand and showcase of the country's tech innovations. Most of all we want to excite the future generations (current tech students at higher education and Form E) by showing them what tech can do. The session will be informative and educational and therefore industry professionals are too encouraged to attend.

It is also a fundraiser for BasaliTech projects such as Labs 4 You, a mobile lab initiative to take labs(computer, physics, chemistry and biology) to disadvantaged schools that do not have labs on premises. With over 20 schools nominated, we need all the help we can get. We also need help reaching as many girls as possible, to bridge the gender gap in STEM

Audience

Technology affects all of us and therefore the event will be broadcasted live for the world to indulge. However, the following are most encouraged to attend - organizations creating and utilizing tech, tech professionals, tech students at higher education and Form E students who are soon to transition to higher education.

Activities

A Tech Expo will take place throughout the event and there will be informative and educational presentations related to:

  • Robotics and Drones
  • The 4IR
  • Data Science and Machine Learning
  • Cyber Security
  • Internet of Things
  • Tech Socio - Economic Impact

Get your Ticket

Click here to register for the event. Companies can also sponsor tickets for a number of their employees through our sponsorhip packages.

Ticket availability will be announced soon.

Apply to Exhibit

Have a cool tech product to showcase at the event? Apply now and stand a chance to present your product as part of the main event program. Or get a stall to showcase through out the event. Click here to apply

Become a Sponsor

Sponsor the event or any of our initiatives to help us move Science, Technology and Engineering forward, and bridge the gender gap in Science, Engineering and Technology in Lesotho. Please contact us here
info.basalitech@gmail.com
+266 5717 7749

TechCon Awards

The TechCon awards are for companies, organizations and individuals that are transforming Lesotho through technological innovation and impact though the creation or use of technology in Lesotho. The two categories to vote for are

Innovative Company

For the company or organization that is doing the most through technology in Lesotho, it could be through technology products or services to make peoples lives easier or technology education.

Innovative Individual

For the innovative individual in the technology space. It could be transforming the ordinary, creating or using technology products in Lesotho, leader of a prominant tech startup, amont others.

Event Speakers

Adding more speakers every week



Event Sponsors


Our Partners


Event Program

Day 1

  • 08:00 - Registration

    Admission into the event, seat allocation

  • 08:30 - Event Coordinators Intro
    Lerato Mphaka
    Tokiso Nthebe

    Get to know our event coordinators / masters of ceremonies

  • 08:40 - Keynote Address

    Start of the event by delivery of a keynote speech. Theme : Developing skills for the future

  • 11:00 - Break

    Admission into the event, seat allocation

  • 13:00 - Lunch

    Admission into the event, seat allocation

  • 15:00 - Networking Session

    Announcing the receipients of the most Innovative Individual and Company or Organization in tech, through the use of tech or provision of tech skills

Day 2

  • 08:00 - Registration

    Admission into the event, seat allocation

  • 11:00 - Break

    Admission into the event, seat allocation

  • 13:00 - Lunch

    Admission into the event, seat allocation

  • 14:30 - TechCon Awards

    Announcing the receipients of the most Innovative Individual and Company or Organization in tech, through the use of tech or provision of tech skills

  • 15:00 - Networking Session

    Announcing the receipients of the most Innovative Individual and Company or Organization in tech, through the use of tech or provision of tech skills