Tag: artificial intelligence
James Kanyangi, Head of Robotics and Artificial Intelligence at TechnoBrain Group joins CNBC Africa to discuss the trends of artificial intelligence which the continent is urged to adopt to improve efficiency in various sectors
Muhammad Belgore, Senior Advocate of Nigeria and Partner at Sofunde Osakwe Ogundipe and Belgore Legal Practitioners says by combining artificial intelligence, technology and existing systems, third-world countries can bridge the gap in development. To discuss this, he joins CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole for more.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Wednesday said that computers are getting smarter than humans in more and more spheres and that the trend will continue.
Approximately 319 million people in Sub-Saharan Africa live without access to hygienic water and out of these, 19 million people are in Kenya. To share how smart technologies can be leveraged to unlock potential that exists in Kenya’s arid lands, which could play a big role in the achievement of Kenya’s Big 4 Agenda on food security, Aisha Walcott, Research Manager of Artificial Intelligence at IBM Research Africa joins CNBC Africa for more.
The average skill now lasts just six years, which means that workers should be well-equipped with the skills to adapt to the changing work environment.
The gender digital gap in South Africa, and on the African continent more broadly, is only widening, with women having lower digital literacy, less access to internet based technologies, and less relevant online content to men.
As it is very evident that Africa is rushing towards the fourth industrial revolution, the need to promote the growth of a vibrant AI ecosystem in Africa is very critical. Joining CNBC Africa to help understand why’ is Anu Shah, Founder and CEO of EFI Hub.