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AfricInnov – Innovation and shared growth in Africa

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Africa is locked into a strange paradox – it is clearly the future of growth and economic development on the planet, and while it is growing faster than nearly all other regions, it is growing slower than expected. It’s as if the wonderful promise of a better tomorrow remains, no matter how many todays have past. As a result, in terms of…

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A Peep into the Future of (Technology in) Education

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The present is NOT a clue to the future As we try to attempt the very humbling task of thinking about what the future might hold for technology (and innovation) in education, it is important to remember that the future can rarely be extrapolated from the past. Tim Urban has a great post on artificial intelligence where he introduces a…

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Innovation in Africa – Morocco on the move

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All around the world cities, regions, and countries are looking to create innovation ecosystems, usually starting with entrepreneurial ecosystems. I have been extremely appreciative of the chance I have had to witness first-hand over the last twenty years Israel’s emergence as the start-up nation of reference (nicknamed the “Silicon Wadi”), have visited with many different players, shakers and movers in…

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