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Opportunities and Challenges for Digital Pioneers in Africa​

Digital Pioneers in Africa.jpegDigital technologies allow forward-looking businesses and entrepreneurs to turn Africa’s challenges into opportunities to innovate, addressing the continent’s development needs and unmet demand for products and services. How are digital pioneers solving some of Africa’s most long-standing societal and economic challenges in innovative, inclusive and impactful ways? At the same time, what are some of the major challenges entrepreneurs and business people face when launching and monetising tech solutions on the continent?

Speakers include:

Lyndsey Duff                                                      Ndabenhle Junior Ngulube                            Prof Lyal White
Country Manager for what3words                      Co-Founder at Pineapple                              Senior Director of Johannesburg Business School
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 Kieno Kammies                                               Paul Carter-Brown
AI and ESD Strategist                                      Co-Founder of uKheshe
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Date: Friday, 26 July 2019
Time: 10.00 – 12.00
Cost: R280 per person.
Group booking discounts apply - please email liezl.rees@jbs.ac.za for more info.
Venue: Johannesburg Business School, corner of Barry Hertzog and Empire Roads, Milpark (Entrance on Napier Road)
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