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Grab your sunnies and your good vibes because EthCapeTown is back!

September 20 - 22, 2024

ETH Cape Town is the best opportunity for developers & companies alike to expand on their current blockchain knowledge, network with key industry experts and gain valuable personal and business related insights.

The Upcoming Summit

Leading minds within the blockchain space will join international hackers, developers and the curious to collaborate on building a decentralized future using Ethereum. This event will be inclusive and educational to inspire communities through their own creative design of blockchain applications.

Developers of all backgrounds and skill levels will work on projects using Ethereum to build something of value that can have a real impact on the world.

// The biggest developer and tech ecosystem...

Cape Town is the

●  South Africa has 121k software developers, the most in Africa
●  Cape Town has 39% of South Africa’s developers and 40 000 employees in Tech
●  It’s the HQ of Luno, one of Africa’s largest crypto exchange
●  2 of Africa’s best universities are based here giving strong access to young talent

IN THE KNOW

Tracks

Mobile DApps
(payments and remittance)
These include peer to peer remittance solutions, mobile payment solutions, stablecoins, and mobile gaming DApps. There is a particular focus on this Track due to the Opera MiniPay Africa rollout.
Tooling for

Mass Adoption
Create tools or applications that make decentralized finance more democratized and available for mass adoption (e.g. wallet abstraction, fiat onramp tooling)
Climate & ReFi
Tools that help develop ReFi applications 

(e.g. tokenised carbon credits)
SocialFi
How do we develop tools to bring African developers together into Web3 (e.g. tools like Farcaster)

Mentors, Judges & Speakers

// The brains and voices behind this event...
Devon Krantz
ETH Cape Town Organizer
Richi3
Kalah Haley
Speaker
Nick Hill
ETH Cape Town Organizer
Nokululeko Ntuli
Speaker
Yuval
ETH Cape Town Organizer

SEPTEMBER 20 - 22

Event Schedule

The Venue: Workshop 17 // Waterfront

Leading minds within the blockchain space will join international hackers, developers and the curious to collaborate on building a decentralized future using Ethereum. This event will be inclusive and educational to inspire communities through their own creative design of blockchain applications.
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2019 // THE LOOKOUT

Last Event Recap

Main space can accommodate 200 people
for speaking events and hackers.
  • 300 attendees, 192 hackers
  • Hackers from ALL around Africa
  • 64% of attendees were South African!
  • 42% brand new Ethereum development

A BIG THANK YOU TO ALL

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FAQ'S

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