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12 thought-provoking Tweets on African innovation from @AfriLabs

May 8, 2013  »  BusinessNo Comment

AfriLabs is a network of 19 technology hubs in 13 African countries. Members recently met to discuss community building, open innovation, regional collaboration, and creating new hubs.

The AfriLabs Twitter account emerged from a hiatus to share updates from its first annual meeting and subsequent presentations at the re:publica conference in Berlin. Needless to say, the future of Africa’s innovation ecosystem is bright.

12 thought-provoking Tweets on African innovation from @AfriLabs:

Not always the mainstream or the obvious


 
Hard to quantify, for now…


 
Worth repeating


 
African markets set the bar high


 
Internet access is limited by lack of public-private partnerships


 
Change your perception


 
Entrepreneurship empowers


 
Think outside the app


 
One is electricity


 
Hardware


 
Be realistic


 
The role of tech hubs