Economic Forum

The 2017 LéO Africa Economic Forum focused on the impact of disruptive innovations on growth and development in Africa. The Forum brought together over 250 thought leaders from government, civil society, academia and the private sector from across East Africa who featured on panels on various themes including, how governments can embrace and support innovation and how global culture is influencing the adoption of new technologies. 

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