All those in the diaspora, today is the last day to register for the MIT Africa 2.0 conference featuring Dr. Ngozi Okonjo Iweala, Kola Karim and an impressive list of progressive Africans!!
MIT is offering free ticket discounts to all CP-Africa readers who read this post. The discount code is —> DISCOUNT_MEDIA. This saves attendees about $16 (a 20% discount) off the full ticket price which is about $84 this year. If you intend to attend, hurry and register now!
Find the list of speakers scheduled to speak this year below. Spread the word.
Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala
Managing Director, The World Bank Group
His Excellency Amani Abeid Karume
Former President of Zanzibar
Focus in renewables
Telecoms & Mobile Panel
Innovating beyond voice
CEO, Txt Eagle, USA
M-PESA Marketing Manager, Safaricom, Kenya
Jenny C. Aker
Asst. Professor of Development Economics,
The Fletcher School, Tufts University, USA
President, MIT Africa Information Technology Initiative, USA
Reaching the unbanked
Made for Africa
Bridging the IT gap
Rajkamal J. Iyer, Finance Panel
Asst. Professor of Finance, MIT Sloan, USA
Calestous Juma, Technology Panel
Director, Science, Technology, Globalization, Belfer Center for Science & International Affairs,
John F. Kennedy School of Government, USA