At the Industrial Digital Transformation Conference-Live, Huawei officially released the Huawei ICT Academy Program 2.0.
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Huawei set to develop 2 million ICT professionals over the next five years

At the Industrial Digital Transformation Conference-Live, Huawei officially released the Huawei ICT Academy Program 2.0. Through this program, Huawei aims to develop 2 million ICT professionals and popularize digital skills over the next five years by collaborating with universities. This is part of Huawei’s digital inclusion initiative, TECH4ALL, which is intended to expand the benefits […]

In a bid to address the challenges of air pollution in Kampala and other African cities, AirQo, a research initiative from Makerere University was yesterday officially launched to focus on collecting, analysing and forecasting air quality data in Uganda, and most importantly working with other stakeholders to inform mitigation actions.
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Air Quality: Makerere University initiative eases detection

In a bid to address the challenges of air pollution in Kampala and other African cities, AirQo, a research initiative from Makerere University was yesterday officially launched to focus on collecting, analysing and forecasting air quality data in Uganda, and most importantly working with other stakeholders to inform mitigation actions. This is the first local […]

Today, the Next Einstein Forum (NEF) announces the 25 finalists for its Challenge of Invention to Innovation (Ci2i) competition in five categories to be held on 10-11 March 2020 in the NEF Innovation Salon.
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Next Einstein Forum Unveils Top 25 Innovators for Nairobi Gathering

Today, the Next Einstein Forum (NEF) has announced the 25 finalists for its Challenge of Invention to Innovation (Ci2i) competition in five categories to be held on 10-11 March 2020 in the NEF Innovation Salon. “The third cohort of Ci2i finalists, selected from 260 applications, are ambitious African innovators developing scalable solutions to local challenges […]

Chinese firm Huawei Technologies alleges that US carrier Verizon “profited greatly” from using its patents without authorization.
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Huawei Hits Verizon With Patent Lawsuit

US carrier Verizon has been served with a lawsuit from Chinese networking giant Huawei Technologies, over alleged unauthorized patent use. Huawei alleges that American carrier used 12 of its patents without authorization, and it is seeking compensation, as well as ongoing royalty payments. The patents cover a number of technologies including computer networking, download security […]

Thirty-Five students from 8 countries across Africa will benefit from the third cohort of the Africa Industrial Internet Programme (AIIP) multi-million-dollar fund aimed at equipping young Africans with skills needed in the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR).
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35 African students to benefit from $500,000 digital fund

Thirty-Five students from 8 countries across Africa will benefit from the third cohort of the Africa Industrial Internet Programme (AIIP) multi-million-dollar fund aimed at equipping young Africans with skills needed in the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR). The beneficiaries are drawn from the oil and gas, transportation, power, energy, manufacturing, healthcare, telecoms and aviation industries. Over […]