When Education and African Entrepreneurs Intersect
"Africa has shown an incredible ability to leapfrog older forms of technology in favor of adopting the latest," writes Njideka Harry, President & CEO, Youth for Technology Foundation. The continent "skipped traditional landlines - as well as dial-up Internet access - and moved straight to mobile broadband. Digital manufacturing and 3D printing will revolutionise Africa's manufacturing industry in the same way that smart phones and mobile broadband are transforming the service, trade and agricultural industries."
GE Africa, 2 February 2016
Africa's young innovators can leapfrog into the digital revolution with the right tools and training. Read more »
GE Reports - STEM
GE Garages Nigeria ran from 23 June to 11 July at GE's regional headquarters in Lagos, and featured curated speakers sessions and workshops amidst a fully equipped fab lab.
East African, 26 July 2015
Sub-Saharan Africa has an unprecedented opportunity to boost growth, create jobs and improve social stability, thanks to a burgeoning population that is likely to double by 2050. Read more »
One hundred students of the University of Ghana will have their tuition fully paid by General Electric (NYSE: GE) until they complete their studies. Ashesi University ... Read more »
General Electric (GE) has been ranked by Aon Hewitt, the global human resources and consulting company, as first on its annual Read more »