18 May 2018


The 2018 Innovation Prize for Africa set to hold in Rwanda

Rwanda has been picked to host the prestigious 2018 Innovation Prize for Africa event, which is in recognition of the country’s deliberate drive towards a knowledge –and technology-powered economy.

The African Innovation Foundation (AIF) announced on Tuesday that the 7th edition of the renowned Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) will take place from October 11th – 12th, 2018, at thr Kigali Convention Center in Rwanda. The selection as host city was an acknowledgement of the East African country’s commitment towards building a knowledge-based economy by promoting innovation and entrepreneurship. This year’s theme: ‘Investing in Inclusive Innovation Ecosystems.’ Read the full article on Venture here.