The old narrative of an Africa disconnected from the global economy and mired in conflict is rapidly fading as the continent transforms itself into a global powerhouse. Pushing this transformation is a wave of modernization, technological innovations and a growing pool of talented Africans changing their countries not only from within but also from abroad.
What impact will Silicon Valley have on the tech boom in Africa? How should policy makers and business leaders view these changes throughout the continent?
Founder and CEO, MallForAfrica
Author and Visiting Fellow, Africa Center, Atlantic Council
Whitehead Fellow, Foreign Policy Association
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