Sunday, December 12 (GMT+2)
Africa accounts for almost a fifth of the world’s population, yet only 3% of the global GDP. The World Economic Forum predicts that the region has the potential for rapid growth with the condition that it accelerates policy reforms. Are smart cities and e-governance the secret to successful transformation? We have the data, let’s use it to our advantage.
Is the future of tech a future for Africa?
10:30 – 11:00
Keynote of the day
A panel discussion on Harnessing the Power of Big Data – demonstrating how this phenomenon disrupts traditional businesses and opens the door to new products and services.
A panel discussion on e-governance with a key focus on how to develop good guidelines and tools for building e-states in Africa.
Lavish Mawuena Mensah
A panel discussion on Cyber Security with a key focus on quantifying the financial impact of cyber attacks and how we can improve cyber resilience within our organizations.
A panel discussion on the Smart Cities and how Africa can adopt the same to meet its challenges of exponential urbanization.
Tony Lee Luen Len
African-European online hackathon program to find innovative solutions to socio-economic problems that have been further escalated by the COVID-19 pandemic.