AfriLabs, the largest pan African network of technology and innovation centers in over 45 African countries will be organizing a pop-up webinar for Hub managers on the continent. The webinar is proudly sponsored by the African Development Bank (AfDB) Jobs for Youth in Africa Innovation Lab. The Information and Innovation Lab was formed to strengthen capacity, increase knowledge sharing, innovation and incubation, create linkages and leverage partnerships for entrepreneurial ecosystems across the continent.
Creating the Right Brand for your Hub
This will cover areas such as communication, creating a specific area of expertise for your hub so as to attract the right investors and stakeholders, attracting the right mentors amongst others.
Platform: WebinarJam Date: 27th of February 2020 Time: 11am GMT
Rene Parker, the Managing Director of RLabs, South Africa has played a leading role in transforming RLabs into an award-winning global social enterprise from the humble beginnings of a community project in Cape Town. RLabs is a global movement that has inspired replication of the model in 23 countries and impacted more than 13.5 million people since its inception. Rene has a passion for empowering women in technology and business and entrepreneurship. She has been the driving force for RLabs Women training programs and the founder of Junk.fund an innovative funding and support network for women in business. She was a 2019 Africa Netpreneur Prize Judge, a program created by Jack Ma and run by the Jack Ma Foundation, which aims to support and showcase African Entrepreneurs #ANPI.