The PEI #ScienceAfrica UnConference is back and this year it’s bigger and better than ever!
Join us for an interactive day of high-level presentations, table working groups and participant-led workshops as we celebrate all those individuals, research groups, commercial organisations and academic institutions driving scientific and technological advancement in and for the continent.
Africa and Africans can and are making significant contributions to global science, in fields as diverse as agri-business, public health, space science, energy and water. And we want your help to promote the successes, showcase great ideas, address challenges and galvanise support for the continent’s science and technology pioneers.
Connect with over 250 people passionate about African development; learn about the latest and greatest scientific and commercial innovation defining Africa’s development; and meet the individuals and organisations at Africa’s cutting-edge.
Attend – We’ll be welcoming over 250 people from business, academia, policy and civil society, all passionate about Africa, science, technology and innovation. Why not join them and sign up today. Meet, connect, chat and exchange ideas about the big challenges facing Africa, and hear first hand about the big ideas to tackle them.
Sponsor – Promote your organisation as one that’s committed to African development and support us as we build a movement for science on the continent. With a diverse and engaged audience from across the international development spectrum, the PEI #ScienceAfrica UnConference provides organisations with great opportunities for networking and branding.
Enter our competitions- We’ll be running two competitions in the lead-up to the UnConference:
#BigIdeasForAfrica Videos: We want to hear about your Big Ideas – whether it’s a project, a business plan, a new technology or just a crazy dream. So, to be in with a chance of winning some great prizes, submit your Big Ideas for Africa via social media. The best video with the best Big Idea wins! Learn more here.
Run a #ScienceAfrica UnConference workshop: We want to showcase cutting-edge science, technology and innovation happening in and for Africa. Got a Big Idea for Africa that you want to share? We’ve got two workshop slots up for grabs so submit your concept to be in with a chance of becoming a workshop leader. Read on for more information.
Register here: http://ow.ly/yG2630anhva