Commercializing African Innovation Forum (CAIF)


Commercializing African Innovation Forum (CAIF) 2021

Commercializing African Innovation Forum (CAIF)
03 – 04 November 2021
Location: Online via Zoom | 8:00 AM in Eastern Time (USA and Canada)

eNubia is hosting its 2nd annual Commercializing African Innovation Forum (CAIF) on 03 and 04 November in partnership with the African Union and Association of African Universities.

This year’s theme is Scaling African Research Innovations in Science, Health, and Development by Utilizing Artificial Intelligence & Data Science.

Keynote Speaker, Ambassador Fred Ngoga Gateretse, Head of the conflict prevention and early warning division at the African Union Commission (AU)
Keynote SpeakerJohn Kamara, Founder, Ada Labs & AI Centre for Excellence Africa
Keynote SpeakerDennis Matanda, Staff Director, Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health & Global Human Rights, U.S. House of Representatives

Zoom link will be sent out after registration

Expect technology firms, African Diaspora, and United States Government Agencies are to participate in this virtual forum to discuss their efforts to support AI and Data Science partnerships in Africa.

According to The World Bank, the African population is projected to reach two (2) billion by 2050; how can STEM research inventions and innovations being currently produced in African universities be scaled to improve livelihoods across the African continent?

The African continent needs to scale exponential research, inventions, and innovations to solve its challenges and opportunities, and to create millions of future jobs for Africans who haven’t been born yet. Read More.

About eNubia:

eNubia’s mission is to commercialize indigenous African tertiary scientific research and innovations through our partners for commercialization purposes. Oftentimes, we use volunteers and AI to identify promising African research that has the potential to scale and solve African challenges.