Kua Africa Forum

Africa's top venture building forum is here


kua africa is designed as an intimate, knowledge-rich gathering that empowers drives deep knowledge exchange and impactful dialogue among Tanzania’s top entrepreneurial talents and their peers worldwide.

This forum features a select group of highly knowledgeable speakers, renowned for their expertise and insights, providing a stage for probing questions and transformative discussions that are both meaningful and actionable.

kua africa is created to be a catalyst for growth and collaboration, aimed at enriching the entrepreneurship landscape within Tanzania and broadening its impact across Africa and beyond.

Named after the Swahili word for “grow,” kua africa reflects our core values of collaboration, care, support, and dedication—essential for driving sustainable development throughout the continent.


May 18 - 10:00 - May 19 - 17:00
OrganizerCube Zanzibar
Website Visit website
Zanzibar, Tanzania
Targets Africa
Sectors Sector agnostic

Event goals

Unlock Knowledge Sharing: We aim to facilitate a vibrant exchange of knowledge, best practices, and lessons learned. Our goal is to empower participants to leverage collective wisdom, enhancing their ability to navigate challenges and capitalize on opportunities for innovation and growth.

Empower Collaboration: kua africa prioritizes high-quality networking, paving the way for meaningful collaborations and partnerships. By bringing together diverse stakeholders from entrepreneurs and investors to policymakers and academics, we foster a cohesive ecosystem conducive to shared prosperity and collective action.

Inspire Action: The forum seeks to ignite a commitment among participants to pursue impactful innovations and strategies within their organizations and communities. We aspire to cultivate a culture of accountability and impact-driven change, inspiring attendees to implement real and lasting transformations.


Entrepreneurs and Startup Founders: From seasoned entrepreneurs to emerging startup leaders, participants are the driving force behind innovation, offering essential insights and experiences.

Investors and Venture Capitalists: Key players in funding dynamics, these professionals are crucial for driving capital flow into the burgeoning innovation ecosystem.

Policymakers and Government Representatives: These individuals shape the regulatory and policy frameworks that determine the landscape of innovation and entrepreneurship.

Academics and Researchers: Bringing academic rigor and critical research into the fold, these participants enhance the forum’s discourse with scholarly insights and analytical depth.

Industry Experts and Thought Leaders: Providing cutting-edge trends and best practices, these influencers help steer the direction of innovation across sectors.

Youth and Next-Generation Leaders: Young visionaries and change makers bring fresh perspectives and energy, vital for the ongoing evolution of the ecosystem.

kua Africa is leveraging on Zanzibar’s historic role and position as a gate for Africa to enable knowledge exchange and openness to neighboring regions. It is more than a forum — it is a movement towards an interconnected and resilient African venture building and innovation landscape. By engaging with and learning from each other, we not only share in the journey of growth but actively shape the future of our continent.

Join us at kua Africa, so we grow Africa together.


A PARTNERSHIP between two of the continent’s most respected entrepreneurship enablers


Formerly known as Cube Innovation hub, empowering entrepreneurship and innovation in Tanzania since 2018.


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