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South African Innovation Summit 2018 | SABLE Accelerator Network

South African Innovation Summit 2018
September 12, 2018 | Cape Town Stadium, Cape Town South Africa
This year’s summit will include a master class in corporate venturing, a session hosted by the IDC called THINK BIG, a CEO discussion on the Fourth Industrial Revolution, a panel on digitization, and a Match and Invest platform where you can find solutions or investments FinTech, BioTech, AgriTech, EduTech, Smart Cities, and Artificial Intelligence / Robotics. Read more »

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GLOBAL ANXIETY AUDIT HIGHLIGHTS FEARS OF TRAVEL TO AFRICA AND NEED FOR COUNTRY DESTINATIONS TO PROVIDE COMPELLING REASONS TO VISIT
One in Four Global Travelers Ditched Travel Plans Over Safety Concerns in 2015; Africa Suffers Most
San Jose, CA (Dec. 07, 2015) - Roughly half of more than 2,000 active travelers surveyed in major Western markets are avoiding destinations in Africa due to increasing fears of personal safety, crime, terrorism and disease. This represents a critical branding and marketing challenge for African tourism economies, such as Egypt... Read more »

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Help Businesses Tap into Knowledge and Skills in the Diaspora
August 28, 2015 – The Citizen
SABLE can help reverse Africa's brain drain by putting African businesspeople in contact with fellow Africans in the diaspora who are keen to provide support in the form of funding, access to markets, management support, technical assistance or any other help they need. Read more »