Toby Shapshak

Toby Shapshak
  • Editor & Speaker

ABOUT
Toby is the editor-in-chief and publisher of Stuff magazine; is a contributor to Forbes and writes a weekly column for the Financial Mail. He has been co-hosting a weekly TV show on CNBC Africa for the past three years.

WHY WE ASKED HIM TO SPEAK
For starters, Toby’s TED talk on how Africa is solving real problems has had over 1,4-million views; and he has been featured in the New York Times.

Toby has also spoken at the South by South West (SxSW) conference in Austin, Texas, (thrice) on how mobile is being used in Africa (2013) and how music is being consumed (2014); and The Guardian‘s Activate: Johannesburg on innovation out of necessity.

He has also spoken at Intel’s IDF conference in San Francisco, Germany’s Zukunftskongress (Future Congress), TEDxGateway in Mumbai, Pivot East in Nairobi, and Tech4Africa in Coburg.

The man is worth listening to!

My Sessions