African countries are amongst five of the world’s twelve fastest growing economies, with foreign direct investment five times what it was a decade earlier. For its people and for those who want to invest in the future of Africa, the continent offers new opportunities.
This conference aims specifically at bringing together participants from academia, business, and other stakeholders interested in the interplay between education and economic development. It is a forum for researchers and practitioners alike. Thus, the event is a response to the popular request to build bridges of communication between the worlds of education.