Leveraging the Power of Mobile to Advance Digital Africa - GSMA Mobile 360 Series

Leveraging the Power of Mobile to Advance Digital Africa


Fecha y Hora

Wednesday, 12 Jul

16:30 - 17:45


Around the world, mobile technology has allowed the status quo in each industry vertical to be challenged, policies reshaped and communities empowered. Power is being redistributed. So how do we enable and sustain this momentum across Africa?


Mobile technology offers a transformative opportunity to advance digital Africa; from the digitisation of humanitarian services and the provision of access to information in displacement contexts, to the scaling of mobile money and utilities services in fast developing sectors of the economy. 


Mobile is the main technology to arrive at a digital future. In this closing session, we ask how organisations can continue to achieve scale in creating accessible pathways for a digital Africa. Looking ahead, what innovations and expectations can we set for the region ahead of the 2018 Mobile 360 Africa gathering?