The event, implemented in collaboration with partners of eTrade for all and the private sector, represents a unique opportunity to strengthen the multi-stakeholder dialogue on e-commerce and development in Africa.

Africa E-commerce Week will bring together Heads of State, government ministers and other senior government representatives, business leaders, civil society and international organizations for a week of dialogue to discuss the theme “Empowering African economies in the digital era”. It will enable youth and women entrepreneurs, as well as small and large businesses that are exploring digital opportunities, to interact with regulators, policymakers and civil society in search of solutions to current challenges.

In this context, ACSIS is in charge of organizing the Civil Society Forum with one of the flagship events which is the competition on the best mobile e-commerce application. »E-commerce Mobile Application Africa AWARD »(ECMAAA), for young university student all over the African Continent.

Though this Mobile App Competition , ACSIS offers Youth the chance as a young students and future managers to share their ideas with experts in ICT field the African continent during Africa Ecommerce Week in Nairobi.

SO ,You are invited to submit an introduction of your project before 04’November
Selected Team from each country will present (Oral) their projects to Jury committee from 10 to 13 December in UN headquarters at Nairobi. Then, technical Committee should select one Project from each country to final selection. Technical committee consists of :
Cisse Kane , President ACSIS, Senegal Bill Dian, ICT expert, Kenya Chris Prince Udochukwu Njọkụ, ICT Expert, Nigeria Imed Hanana, ACSIS- ADRI Aymen Gatri, ICT expert, Germany\Malek Channoufi, ICT expert, Tunisia Ahmed SahabGhamdi, CEO and Chairman of ITCL, KSA Aicha Jeridi, ICT in Education Expert, Tunisia In the first selection, the winning teams from each country will benefit from:
Round-trip to E commerce Week in Nairobi Accommodation in Nairobi.

Second selection will be made in Nairobi from 10 to 13 December during « Africa e-commerce week “Empowering Africa Economies in the digital era” ».
Fifteen minutes Pitch is given to each team during 3 days to present their projects in front of of several African Leaders. A jury committee composed of international ICT expert will choose the best project according to the criteria scale, mentioned below. The Award Ceremony will be held on December’14

The Jury committee consists of :
Cisse Kane, President ACSIS
Sabrina Ielmoli , UNCTAD
Ibrahima Nour Eddine Diagne, Administateur General Gainde 2000, Senegal
Aymen Gatri, CEO Numidias, Germany
Ahmed SahabGhamdi, CEO and Chairman of ITCL, KSA
Mohamadou Diallo, Directeur General CIO-Mag,France

15 countries have been shortlisted as finalists for the 2018 edition.

The qualified teams are as follows:

1. Djibril Pierre Clavair PAMOUSSO "Application A2M"
2.Elbachir Bash Ouedraogo "Helper Trade"
1. Foku Bertin "WhatsNear Application"
2. Teugmo Pavel Durent "Liludo Application"
1.Tidiane Diakite "Application pour le climat et l'agriculture"
2.Mamadou DOUMBIA Junior "Mobeele"
2.Yusuf Chimole "Application Lync eShop"
1. Maunthrooa Lavnish/ Yashvi Paupiah "Consommateurs"
2.Umar Waliyullah "Application de compagnon de voyage" 
1.Thierno Souleymane AGNE "Application E-connectAgri"
2. Diatta Jacob "Taxibokko Application"
1.Firas Karbous/Ayoub Selmi AFRI'ART
2.Moez Mehri/Khalil Yamoun
3.Slim Ben Chaabane
1.Laurain ESSONO NGOUA "Application Counter Victor"
1. Hassan Saah "App du marché libérien"
1.Moustapha Djimera “Iwanga”
1.Mikael Azaria "Achetez pour vous"
1. Mahamat Nour Ali "Application MamaAfrica"

The winners were

  1. Moustapha Djimera “Iwanga” of Mauritania
  2. Thierno Souleymane AGNE “Application E-connectAgri” of senegal
  3. Diatta Jacob “Taxibokko Application” of senegal

But basically everyone wins.