Net Prophet 2016

By : Christopher Wray | March 31, 2016 | Blog

Net Prophet 2016

March 31, 2016

Net Prophet 2016 returns on 7th April 2016 for its 7th year! Bringing together industry leaders, passionate entrepreneurs and innovative online professionals. This year Cape Town’s top Tech innovation conference promises to be bigger and better than ever before, with 1 500 Net Prophet attendees packing out the Artscape Opera House for a day of inspiration and innovation.


Net Prophet 2016


The best in the Start-up/Entrepreneurship and Technology innovation industries, each take to the stage to share their stories, passion, trend forecasts and the lessons they have learnt through their years in the online industry in a TED talk type forum that you won’t want to miss. Previous speakers have included Julian Assange from WikiLeaks, Jody Ford from EBay and South Africa’s own Arthur Goldstuck from World Wide Worx and Triggerfish’s Stuart Forrest.

Hosted by RSAWEB, UCT Graduate School of Business, Artscape, Sea Monster, Woo Commerce, Automattic and PayFast, for professionals involved in the online industry, or those with a passion for all things digital who want to enter the online world, Net Prophet is THE event of the year!


Net Prophet 2016


The tech industry’s biggest event of the year, Net Prophet 2016 promises an incredible speaker line-up including:

  • Michael Jordaan – Venture Capitalist and former CEO of First National Bank (FNB)
  • Stephan Ekbergh – CEO/Founder of Travelstart group
  • Marlon Parker – Founder of RLabs
  • Erik Hersman – ‎CEO of Kenya’s BRCK
  • Michelle Atagana – ‎Head of Communications and Public Affairs at Google South Africa
  • David Wilson – CEO and co-founder of Asimmetric


Net Prophet 2016


Now, for the first time in Net Prophet history, passionate conference attendees will be able to ‘pay-it-forward’ with a Net Prophet VIP ticket.

A VIP ticket will enable you to interact with speakers and some of the industry’s greatest minds PLUS part of your ticket goes towards sponsoring a bootstrapped start-up or a student who may otherwise be unable to attend the conference. One VIP ticket equals one sponsored ticket for a techie/geek in need.

VIP Tickets include breakfast, lunch, Golden Circle seating, bottomless freshly ground coffee and access to the Net Prophet after party. Plus, of course, the knowledge that you helped out a broke future-Musk. Be up-close and personal with the speakers to ensure you don’t miss a thing!

Tickets can be purchased through Computicket at R950 for VIP and R450 for general entrance – book today to avoid disappointment!

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