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Tech law and policy in Africa


Gain a greater understanding of how tech law and policy decisions are made.

Through this course you will gain an understanding of the policies and laws implemented around priority tech law themes including: intellectual property, cybersecurity, digital inclusion, e-commerce, jurisdiction, internet governance and digital rights.

When and where?

30 August to 7 September 2021, 9:00-12:00 (first day), 9:00-11:00 (other days) SAST

This course will be held remotely, most likely on Zoom - exact details will be sent to registered participants a few days before the course.

Please note: this course was originally advertised as a contact course, but circumstances have forced us to reschedule it as a remote course.

Who will benefit from this course?

This course is for legal practitioners, advocates, government officials, civil society and any person looking to understand how tech law and policy decisions are made.


This course is presented in conjunction with Endcode. EndCode is a tech law advisory that specialises in assisting startups in navigating the legal frameworks that impact their businesses. We are proud legal mentors for tech startups at the Innovation Hub in Pretoria and the pan-African Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST).

How much?

R3,500 per person


A certificate of attendance from UCT will be awarded to students who attend the full course.

How to sign up

Complete and submit the registration form. You will then be given the payment information. Please note that registrations will not be accepted until payment has been made.

One or two days before the course, we will send you the Zoom link. You will need to register and use a password to enter the virtual classroom.

Registrations close three days before the course starts.

Download the brochure.

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