iN4iN Africa Conference, Tanzania

For the purpose of contributing and sharing knowledge on SME innovation, as well as stimulating an effective environment for the growth of innovative SMEs, the Centre for Policy Research and Advocacy (CPRA) and the Tanzania Private Sector Foundation (TPSF) through the support of Business Environment Strengthening for Tanzania (BEST-D) in collaboration with the Intelligence for Innovation (iN4iN) Africa Network, sponsored by the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and the German Academic Exchange Service will host a stakeholders’ roundtable on Accelerating Innovation and Growth of SMEs Through Responsive Policies on 23rd and 24th November 2016 at Kisanga LAPF International Conference Centre, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

The policy roundtable for 2016 builds on the previous iN4iN Africa conferences’ and workshops’ resolutions and ideas to integrate policy makers into Universities’ effort to promote innovative SMEs. The previous conferences focused on: Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Universities (2013), Industry-Academic Relationship in enhancing Entrepreneurship in Rwanda (2014), The Role of Higher Education Institutions in facilitating the University-Industry Linkage for opportunity-based Entrepreneurship (2014); and New Concepts for Business Acceleration in Africa (2015).

We cordially invite you to be part of this event and to celebrate the success of the iN4iN Africa Project!

For more information please contact: richard.adu-gyamfi(at)uni-leipzig.de