The Gauteng Provincial Government (GPG) will be hosting the Technology Innovation Conference 2018 at the Gallagher Conference Centre on the 1st and 2nd of February 2018.
The conference will bring together ICT experts and decision makers from across the public and private sectors and from academia to analyse the wave of digital and technological innovation that is sweeping across the South African economy.
It will seek:
- To explore the impact of the 4th Industrial revolution on Gauteng’s economy, understand current and future developments and trends to enhance our trajectory towards full e-maturity;
- To describe a technology innovation ecosystem that will:
o Harvest the opportunities of Industry 4.0 and its new technologies;
o Manage the risks created by innovation and innovative technologies;
- Explore how innovation can stimulate skills development and growth of the economy, particularly in townships and for township entrepreneurs.
Gauteng is on course towards creating an integrated city region characterised by economic inclusion. As one of the leading economies on the continent underpinned by smart and green industrial and socio-economic development.
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