From May 8 to 11, 2023, 20 people from Germany, Austria and France visited Rwanda with our "Learning Journey to Digital Rwanda". Here are some impressions.Read MoreImpressions from the Learning Journey Digital Rwanda 2023
Read MoreLearning Exchange in Silicon Savannah
23/09/2024-26/09/2024, Nairobi, Kenya
This Learning Exchange is a further development. The collaboration with Kenyan stakeholders will be deepened with a focus on the challenging topic Skilled Labor Migration.
Read MoreBusiness in Africa – a one-day Online-Workshop
30/11/2022, 9am-5pm , online-workshop
The pandemic is accelerating the digital transformation in African countries. Get ready to be part of it. Learn about new business models and agile methods.
Read MoreOnline-Workshop Part 1: Rwanda
24th June 2020, 16-18.15 CEST: Online-Workshop Part 1:Rwanda – the Proof-of-Concept Country What do companies that operate successfully in Rwanda have in common? They have chosen Rwanda to innovate! The country has a government with a clear vision and a…
Read MoreOnline-Workshop Part 2: Silicon Savannah
1st July 2020, 16-18.15 CEST: Online-Workshop Part 2:Silicon Savannah – Why real needs make up a different digital transformation The mobile revolution in the 2000s showed the Western world something previously unknown: communication is a basic human need and enabling…
Read MoreOnline-Workshop: Doing Business in Africa
24/06/2020, 01/07/2020, 08/07/2020, Webinar
This three-part online-workshop provides quick and profound insights into East Africa's business opportunities through direct interaction with local players.
Read MoreConnecting with African Startups – a Webinar
Webinar: 1.4.2020 10-11.30 CEST - The digitization surge caused by the Corona crisis will make something possible and at the same time a must: the adaptation of business models to local conditions. Startups can play a key role.
Read MoreNetworking in Africa – a Workshop
26/02/2019, 9am to 5pm, Vienna, Austria
EUR 390 + VAT
More and more European companies are expanding to Africa. Successful is who knows how to adapt and go new ways. Through an exchange with practitioners this workshop provides insights in new business models and shows you the importance of agile methods in emerging markets.
The video documentation of the Side-Event at the 'High-Level Forum Africa-Europe' in Vienna on December 19th, 2018. Watch a 2-minutes clip with interviews and the full documentation of the introduction and the panel discussion.Read MoreDisrupt Collaboration! – Video Documentation
Read MoreDisrupt Collaboration! – Africa and Europe in the Digital Age
18/12/2018, 9-10.30am, Austria Center Vienna
A Side-Event at the 'High-Level Forum Africa-Europe' in Vienna. Digitization and Globalization lead to a big transformation that shapes Africa and Europe at the same time, but differently. Practitioners and experts are calling for new approaches to African-European collaboration allowing to exchange, learn and co-create.
Read MoreGood Tech Venture Lounge
24/05/2018, 7pm - 9pm, Vienna, Austria (Kanzleramt Bar, Schauflergasse 6)
free, registration required
The event will gather a selected group of international, purpose-driven investors and executives for an evening of inspiration and networking with a particular focus on the economic development and chances for investments in Africa.
Read MoreGlobal Innovation Ecosystems
05/06/2018, 4 - 6pm, Vienna, Austria - Weinplateau Südafrika, Tiefer Graben 7, 1010 Vienna
for free, registration required
To understand our economies and societies we have to understand the different global innovation ecosystems. This event presents "Global Innovation Expert", a unique program allowing you to dive into innovation cultures in Africa, Europe, Asia and the USA. Innovators, companies and researchers present their cases in on-site 2-day seminars in Cape Town, Vienna, San Francisco, Nairobi, Shanghai and Shenzhen.
Cape Town/South Africa on March 8/9, 2018: A 2-day seminar has provided valuable insights into the highly dynamic and very specific innovation ecosystem of Africa's most southern city. A start-up system which is trying to solve many of Africa's most pressing problems and at the same time trying to create global standards.Read MoreGlobal Innovation Expert – module Cape Town (completed)
On personal invitation only: Book presentation of Irene Yuan Sun in Vienna on Nov 15, 2017: The Next Factory of the World: How Chinese Investment is reshaping AfricaRead MoreBook Presentation Irene Yuan Sun
Kick-off Global Innovation Expert: Join us on June 13 in Vienna for a discussion on Silicon Savannah: With the ambassador of Kenya in Austria, the Consul of Mozambique and lectures on the new Africa and its innovation ecosystemRead MoreKick-off Global Innovation Expert in Africa – June 13 in Vienna