Africa is making strides for a single digital economy. In the rise of robotics & AI , relationship building skills , problem solving, creative thinking and collaboration skills become become critical and a priority area for human capital development in Africa . So what happens when we get entrepreneurs from different parts of the continent into one room to share experiences, ideas and aspirations? You get solutions and increased avenues for collaboration.
With theme ‘Upskilling Industries workforces in preparation for Africa’s Digital Transformation,’ AYES is on a mission to showcase what we can achieve when we let young minds lead the way. With 50% of the African Population being under 25, there is an urgency to accelerate the capacity to develop and execute solutions by African Youth to African Challenges. By highlighting youth commitments and achievements across Africa, we create a platform for youth to create wealth through developing and operating sustainable businesses on the foundation of collective ideas, collective plans, collective encouragement and motivation.