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Equipping the Next Generation of Tech Leaders -- ASTARS at AfricaCom 2016

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This year's AfricaCom kicked off with the brand new ASTARS programme, an invite-only day-long series of sessions focussing on enabling Africa's rising stars set to shape the region's digital future.

Topics included the power of social media to mobilise communities, the art of digital story-telling, and developing a mountaineer mind-set to embrace disruption and become a more decisive leader in a rapidly shifting digital landscape.

Speakers included:

  • Deshun Deysel -- Mountaineer and entrepreneur
  • Mich Atagana -- Head of Communications and Public Affairs, Google SA
  • Lanre Aina -- Brand Activation Specialist, Google


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