Disruptive Technologies for Africa: Riding the Wave of the Digital Revolution
Africa is embracing technological disruption in a way that sets it apart from other continents, as it is rapidly embracing the digital revolution to accelerate development and innovation. This has had tangible benefits for African trade, employment, society and much more. A prevailing part of this whirling process consists in digitalisation which, in addition to deep changes in all the sectors and activities of the African societies, is producing major breakthroughs in the energy sector.
On this regard, innovation in the area of digital technology will be a real game changer, enlarging clean energy access, saving remarkable quantities of power, allowing integration between decentralized solutions and national grids, and much more.
RES4Africa considers energy digitalisation a pivotal theme: therefore, it is organizing a series of webinars, dedicated to manifold declinations and best practices, as well as to stimulate discussion and arise awereness among African stakeholders.
The second one, titled Digital transformation of energy management in Africa: solutions for mini grids, will be carried out online on 28th April 2021, from 10.30 am to 1.00 pm CEST.