Who We Are
Africahackon is a Cyber Security collective dedicated to fostering excellence through research, capacity building, and development of a strong community of experts in Africa.
Africahackon is dedicated to promoting excellence in the field of cyber security in Africa. We believe that by fostering research, capacity building, and the development of a strong community of experts, we can help to improve the overall security of the continent.
We work to achieve this goal by providing a platform for researchers and experts to share their knowledge and collaborate on projects, as well as by organizing events and workshops to help educate and train the next generation of cybersecurity professionals in Africa. In addition to these efforts, Africahackon drives impact by helping to build the overall skillset and talent of Africa’s cyber security ecosystem.
We collaborate with governments, private sector organizations, training institutions, and other stakeholders to help identify and address key challenges and opportunities in the field. By working together in this way, Africahackon is helping to pave way for a more secure and prosperous future for the continent.
Cyber Space Kenya
Over the years, and through various partnerships, the program has been able to identify, nurture, and promote both local and international talent through such mini-programs as Cyber Defense Club (CyDC), the Human Firewall Project (HFP) and the CyberSpace CTFRoom.
The Africa Hackon is an exciting event that brings together the best minds in the African tech community to showcase their skills and creativity. This annual gathering provides a platform for attendees to connect, collaborate, and engage in discussions on the latest advancements in technology, while also creating innovative solutions to real-world problems. From keynote speakers to hands-on workshops, the Africa Hackon offers something for everyone and provides an unparalleled opportunity for growth and development in the tech industry. Join us for a vibrant and dynamic experience that will inspire, educate, and transform the way you approach technology and innovation.