The annual gathering proposed for 26th – 28th October, 2016 aims to provide a unique opportunity for members and other stakeholders to convene, learn the latest hub insights, and build partnerships between and with hubs.
Unlike other technology conferences focused on just big government or Telcos, this gathering will focus on the grassroots innovation eco-system, their funders and the local governments.
In order to key into the African integration agenda, the regional development or political organization at the hosting country is also expected to be co-opted into the planning and launch of the gathering.
Innovation Ecosystem Interaction
An opportunity to interact with other hub managers, start-ups and funders who will for the first time have a grassroots oriented platform for annual interaction.
Corporate, Government and Development Agency Engagement
An opportunity to engage with corporate, government and regional development agencies, both in the run-up to , during and after the event especially for hubs in the host cities.
Showcase and Expansion of Indigenous Innovation
An opportunity to showcase indigenous innovations, start-ups and help expand the orientation and frontiers of the same.