KIGALI, Rwanda - The Africa Innovation Summit will bring together 1,000 innovators, entrepreneurs, policy makers, business and political leaders, as well as academics, researchers and investors to foster innovation in Africa.
13 Mar 2018
Climate change, youth political participation, the economy and security, top the agenda at the Commonwealth Africa Summit 2018 which started in London today.
12 Mar 2018
The 2018 South African Cultural Observatory's (SACO) international conference delivered on its promise of deep analysis and critical, creative debates on the future of South Africa's and the world's creative economy during a cultural think-tank creativity industry meet at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, which saw over 200 delegates in attendance.
12 Mar 2018
Africa is now at a stage whereby it is continuously seeing new and existing winning companies, and this can be attributed largely to disruptive and innovative business models, and forward thinking methods.
7 Mar 2018
The Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group announced its rebranding to Radisson Hotel Group, effective immediately, to leverage the significant international brand equity of the Radisson name. The announcement was made at the International Hotel Investment Forum (IHIF) in Berlin.
6 Mar 2018
The 5th Annual Commonwealth Africa Summit in London, 12-15 March 2018, will take place under the theme Common Good. The event aims to spark new thinking on how to achieve "Shared Prosperity and Common Good" for Africans and how Africa's growing youth population can transform the continent.
5 Mar 2018
Catherine Grenfell, ex-5FM presenter who co-founded and manages The Eye radio station, opened this year's IAB Digital Summit sharing her experience of digital in the radio space in particular. "I've always believed that radio is the most personal, yet anonymous medium," she said. "I also believe that by telling personal stories and experiences, whether, through radio or podcast, you connect with your listeners, but you also connect your listeners to each other."
Jessica Tennant 5 Mar 2018
ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast - The Africa CEO Forum, which is holding its 6th edition on 26 and 27 March 2018 in Abidjan, will turn the spotlight on Africa's disruptive technologies. Five African startups on the forefront of innovation will compete for the prestigious 'Most Promising Company of the Year' award.
2 Mar 2018
Kicking off on Wednesday, 21 February - Friday, 23 February, the 23rd edition of the Design Indaba will see ten global graduates presenting projects that speak to the water crisis, the power of sound, social entrepreneurship and so much more.
Juanita Pienaar 20 Feb 2018
KIGALI, Rwanda - An African Union high level panel on emerging technologies is to meet at The African Innovation Summit in Kigali, June 6-8, 2018. The High Level-APET has been constituted in recognition of the need to harness both existing and emerging technologies for the economic development of Africa.
19 Feb 2018