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THE LARGEST SCIENCE AND INNOVATION GATHERING ON THE AFRICAN CONTINENT


Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC)

Nairobi, Kenya

10-13 March, 2020

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NEF Global Gatherings are exciting biennial global events where the world of science and technology meet on Africa soil to unveil breakthroughs in science, respond to existing challenges and look to the future. In this way, the NEF is unique.

Speakers

Host

H.E. Uhuru Kenyatta
President of Kenya

President Uhuru Kenyatta is the fourth and current President of the Republic of Kenya. He served as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Gatundu South from 2002 to 2013. Currently, he is a member and the party leader of the Jubilee Party of Kenya.

Aaron Cicehanover

Nobel Laureate Professor in the Technion in Haifa, Israel

Anita de Waard

VP of Research Collaborations at Elsevier

Connie Nshemereirwe

Co-Chair of the Global Young Academy

Jason Njoku

Founder and CEO, IROKO

Jennifer Blanke

Vice President Agriculture, Human and Social Development at the African Development Bank Group

Omar Cissé

CEO of InTouch SA

Richard J. Roberts

Nobel Laureate Chief Scientific Officer at New England Biolabs

Romain Murenzi

Executive Director of TWAS

Thierry Zomahoun

President and CEO of the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS)

NEF Global Gatherings are exciting biennial global events where the world of science and technology meet on Africa soil to unveil breakthroughs in science, respond to existing challenges and look to the future. Get to know some of our speakers.

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