Bitange Ndemo is a Professor of Entrepreneurship at the University of Nairobi’s Business School. His research centers on the link between ICTs and small and medium enterprises with emphasis on how ICTs influence economic development in Africa. Prof. Ndemo is the Chairman of Kenya’s Distributed Ledgers and Artificial Intelligence Taskforce which will develop a road map for the country’s digital transformation. He is also an advisor and Board member to several organizations including Safaricom one of the leading telecommunication companies in Africa, Mpesa Foundation, and Research ICT Africa which is based in South Africa. Besides having been a Permanent Secretary of Kenya’s Ministry of Information and Communication where he was credited with facilitating many transformative ICT projects, he is a Senior Advisor to UN’s Global Pulse (Big Data initiatives) and the UNCDF’s Better than Cash Alliance. He is an Open Data/Big Data evangelist and dedicated to simplification (visualization) of data for ordinary citizens to consume. He writes two columns every week for Business Daily and Nation online.
Join us as we discuss our continent and its progress and as we look forward to enabling more developers and businesses across Africa on Tuesday, May 31st, 2022, at Africa’s Talking HQ, 23 Apple Cross, Lavington, Nairobi.
- Welcome and Ice Breakers
- Fireside Chat and Twitter Space
- Emerging Tech Use Case
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