ACADEMIA-PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP FORUM AND EXHIBITIONS 2017

Entry Date Aug 18 2017 // News, Events

“The East African Common Higher Education Area: Opportunities for Industrialization through Academia-Public-Private Partnerships”

Venue: Catholic University of Eastern Africa (CUEA), Nairobi, Kenya
Date: 18th -19th October 2017

Introduction

The Inter-University Council for East Africa (IUCEA), the East African Business Council (EABC), the East African Science and Technology Commission (EASTECO), and the East African Development Bank (EADB) are jointly organizing the Academia-Public-Private Partnership Forum and Exhibitions 2017, which will be held under the theme The East African Common Higher Education Area: Opportunities for Industrialization through Academia-Public-Private Partnerships. The Forum is expected to provide an avenue for stakeholders to strategize, deliberate and reinforce the EAC Partner States’ commitment to the wide range of aspects of Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) as essential ingredients in driving industrialization and sustainable development. Subsequently, putting a distinctive emphasis on knowledge generation, translation and realization, bringing closer convergence between research, innovation and sustainable development. The Forum will comprise of plenary sessions, breakaway sessions and exhibitions.

For more information please find attached Concept Note and Provisional Programme

To participate in the Forum or Exhibitions registering online at www.iucea.org/forum by September 16 2017.

All inquiries in regards to the Academic-Public-Private Partnership Forum and Exhibitions 2017 can be made to the following contacts:

Executive Secretary, Inter-University Council for East Africa, Kigobe Road, Kyambogo, P.O. Box 7110, Kampala, Uganda, Tel. +256-773-181662; E-mail exsec@iucea.org, www.iucea.org
Executive Director, East African Business Council, Oloirien House, Kijenge, Perfect Printers Street, P.O. Box 2617, Arusha, Tanzania, Tel +255-27-2543047, Fax +255-27-2509997, E-mail:
director@eabc-online.com, www.eabc.info

Concept_Note_APPPF2017_

Tentative_Programme

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