Following the World Economic Forum’s Globalisation 4.0 theme this year, the private and public sector was invited to a Fourth Industrial Revolution workshop on the 7th of March at the Industrial Development Cooperation in Sandton. CNBC Africa’s Chris Bishop caught up with Mark Nasila, Chief Analytics Officer of Consumer Banking and Chief Risk Office at FNB and asked him about the future of the digital economy and how the banking sector will be dealing with this.
Exponential technologies within business practices are rapidly changing the business landscape worldwide. But is Africa ready for this? A workshop themed “The Fourth Industrial Revolution” was held recently at the Industrial Development Cooperation in Sandton. The current impact of this revolution on South African businesses - in the context of financial inclusion, was discussed at this conference. CNBC Africa’s Chris Bishop asked Karabo Morule from Old Mutual how financial institutions will bring this to the mass population in South Africa’s smaller towns.
Elsie Kanza, Head of Africa & Member Executive Committee, WEF spoke to CNBC Africa’s Chris Bishop on how ready is Africa for the fourth industrial revolution on the side-lines of the #SA4IRPotential in Sandton.
Petrus DeKock, GM: Research, Brand South Africa discusses the impact of the fourth industrial revolution on everyday South Africans.
CNBC Africa’s Chris Bishop spoke to Zama Madonda-Tembe about entrepreneurship in the fourth industrial revolution on the side-lines of the #SA4IRPotential in Sandton.