Industrial Development
Industrial development is the engine for growth in developing nations. Focus on green, renewable technologies is key.
Infrastructure Development
Infrastructure development is essential for developing nations. This is a key focus in the lead up to 2020 and beyond.
Transport Innovation
The travel and transport sectors are expanding in developing nations, being ahead of the curve is key for growth.
Travel & Tourism
Travel and tourism are growing industries across continents and an important source of economic growth for developing nations, innovation in this space is a primary focus.
Information & Communication Technologies
The ICT sector continues to be a key sector for innovation and growth in the developing world.

Connect with Africa

Africa is the world's second-largest and second-most-populous continent. At about 30.2 million km² (11.7 million sq mi) including adjacent islands, it covers six percent of the Earth's total surface area and 20.4 percent of the total land area. With approximately 1.3 billion people as of 2018, it accounts for about 15% of the world's human population. 

 

Connectivity

Africa has seen the fastest growth rates in internet penetration, with the number of internet users across the continent increasing by more than 20% compared to 2017.  Many African countries have made significant progress toward creating an Internet sector, with broad sector reforms and focus on increasing broadband availability.  Internet in Africa is largely used for access to social media, however, access to new services is growing. 

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Travel & Transport

Africa represents a rapid growing market for aviation and additional transportation sectors.  As this growth continues,  understanding the requirements and unique challenges and opportunities in the Pan-African environment is key for successful deployment of new services.  Creating positive outcomes for the Pan-African travel and transportation industries as well as growth in the global travel and transportation markets. 

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Developing Africa

Africa is developing.. the many immediate challenges must be managed and require innovative solutions .. alongside large scale development projects. Economic growth in Sub-Saharan Africa continues to recover steadily and is forecasted to pick up to 3.1% in 2018 and to firm to an average of 3.6% in 2019–20.

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