Empowering Africa's Tech Evolution: Bridging the Gap and Seizing the Future

Sep 7, 2023, 2:30 โ€“ 5:00 PM

Discover the transformative journey of Africa's tech landscape in 'Empowering Africa's Tech Evolution.' Explore strategies to bridge the gap and unlock the continent's boundless potential for a tech-driven future. Get your ticket!

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About this event

Get ready for an electrifying journey into Africa's tech future at "Empowering Africa's Tech Evolution: Bridging the Gap and Seizing the Future." This event is your ticket to unlock the immense potential of African technology, tackle its hurdles head-on, and ignite a digital revolution across the continent. Join us in shaping Africa's tech destiny.

  • Understanding the Tech Landscape in Africa: Gain insights into the current state of technology across the African continent. Explore the vibrant tech hubs, emerging trends, and success stories that are driving change.
  • Identifying Challenges and Gaps: Recognize the hurdles that Africa faces on its tech journey. We'll dive into issues like infrastructure gaps, access to capital, and regulatory hurdles, shedding light on the real barriers to progress.
  • Strategies for Bridging the Tech Divide: Our event will not just highlight problems; it will provide solutions. Experts will share strategies for bridging these divides, including fostering innovation, building sustainable ecosystems, and creating policies that support tech growth.
  • Case Studies: Success Stories from African Tech Innovators: Hear from visionary entrepreneurs and innovators who have successfully navigated the challenges of the African tech landscape. Their stories will inspire and inform.
  • Panel Discussion: Stakeholders in African Tech Transformation: Engage with thought leaders, policymakers, investors, and industry experts in a dynamic panel discussion. Gain insights into their vision for Africa's tech future.
  • Empowering the Next and Now Generation: Education and Skill Development: Education and skill development are critical pillars of tech evolution. Discover initiatives and programs that are equipping the next generation with the tools they need to thrive in tech.
  • Networking and Collaboration Opportunities: Connect with fellow attendees, potential collaborators, and industry leaders. Forge partnerships that could shape the future of African tech.

Who Should Attend:

  • Entrepreneurs and Startup Enthusiasts
  • Investors and Venture Capitalists
  • Policymakers and Government Officials
  • Tech Innovators and Creators
  • Educators and Students
  • Anyone passionate about Africa's tech renaissance

Opportunities:

  • Knowledge
  • Opportunities
  • Networking and refreshments

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Featured Attendees

  • Onsongo Onditi

    Avant Inc

    Director

  • Lumona Mulengwa

    Electrixitaty

    Founder & CEO

When

When

Thursday, September 7, 2023
2:30 PM โ€“ 5:00 PM UTC

Agenda

Arrival and Checkin
Introduction
Understanding the Tech Landscape in Africa
Identifying Challenges and Gaps
Strategies for Bridging the Tech Divide
Case Studies
Empowering the Next and Now Generation
Summarizing the event's key takeaways and a call to action
Networking

Hosts

  • Josphat Wanjiru

    Taka points

  • Sylvia Jebet Kipkemoi

    Elarian

    Developer Relations

Organizers

  • Bennett Benedict

    University of Dar Es Salaam

    Tanzania, Community Lead,

  • Veronica Michael

    Community Lead, Tanzania

  • Josphat Mwangi

    Kenya Community Lead

  • Sheriffo Jarju

    Community Lead Gambia

  • Isophel Natwijuka

    Community Lead, Uganda

  • Sanusi Abdulkadir

    Nigeria Kaduna Community Lead

  • Josh Venceslas

    Altech Group

    Co-Lead: Rwanda Community

  • David Okwii

    Sitemonki

    Africa's Talking Community UG Co-Lead

  • Cynthia Moraa

    WIT Kenya Co-Lead

  • Alexander Ikeh

    Community Co-Lead Abuja

  • Aaron Ujah

    Community Co-Lead Abuja

  • Roland Ganafa

    Africa'sTalking Uganda

    Co-Lead Uganda Community

  • Stanislaus Sakwiya

    MlimiPay Limited

    Community Lead, Malawi

  • Jackson Ngabonziza

    Community Co-Lead Rwanda

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