Straight talk with young African leaders: Net Neutrality and African Innovation – Rightscon 2016
IREX convened young technology experts and social entrepreneurs from sub-Saharan Africa to debate net neutrality, zero ratings, and African innovation at RightsCon 2016 in Sillicon Valley. Research ICT Africa’s Chenai Chair, was one of the panelists together with Raindolf Owusu from Ghana, a tech entrepreneur who launched Africa’s first web browser, Munyaradzi Dodo, who developed Zimbabwe’s award-winning video-on-demand and content aggregator, and Sherry Tumusiime, an advertising tech executive in Uganda, who provides technical and software solutions for SME’s. Chenai Chair contributed to the supply and demand side issues related to net neutrality and innovation.
The panel session can be viewed here.