@iLabAfrica will hold an info session about Innovation Prize Africa on 4th September 2014. The Innovation Prize Africa (IPA) is an initiative of the African Innovation Foundation (AIF) started in 2011. IPA honours and encourages innovative achievements that contribute toward developing new products, increasing efficiency or saving cost in Africa.
The info session will be conducted by Robinson Esialimba the IPA process manager. Applications are currently open for IPA 2015. The deadline for application is 31st October 2014.
Up to 150, 000 USD will be awarded to innovators who develop applications with:
- Best innovation based on marketability, originality, scalability, social impact, scientific/technical aspect and clear business potential.
- Best commercial/business potential.
- Highest social impact in the community/country
Who Should Attend? Students, innovators and anyone intending to submit an application.
Date: 4th September 2014
Time: 4:15 pm