The session discusses the degree to which enterprises in East Africa use of advanced industrial technologies and the potential benefits and challenges associated with their further adoption.
The session focuses on initiatives of innovative entrepreneurs and startup companies that draw from the application of new industrial technologies.
The session aims at discussing how advanced technologies in the specific value chains can benefit workers, farmers, processors and consumers in East Africa and lead to the production of higher quality goods and contribute to development outcomes, such as improved nutrition, poverty alleviation, increased income, employment, and environmental performance, as per the 2030 Agenda.
Leather and Textiles
Pharmaceuticals, Vaccines and Cosmetics
The third panel discussion will address the changing environment of industrial policy and measures to promote public and private investments in enterprise development, telecommunication and digitalization infrastructure, and technology adoption.
On site discussion with company staff and value chain actors
Return to hotel