– Create strong links between the London tech ecosystem and its counterparts in key African tech clusters (Kenya, South Africa, Nigeria, Rwanda, Uganda and Ghana).
– Work with SMEs, entrepreneurs and corporates to provide insights and workshops to enable them to learn about the opportunities and challenges in Africa and London.
– Collect information from members on the existing ecosystems and ensure it is readily available.
– Act as a multiplier for disparate Africa focused groups in London and promote events that may be of interest to our members.
PLANNED ACTIVITY FOR 2016
– Welcome to TLA Africa – Our launch event will take place on 14 April, from 6pm at WeWork Old Street, where we will outline the aims of the group and hear from three companies that have found success operating in London and Africa.
– Africa Technology Business Forum (London Tech Week) – The Africa Technology Business Forum is a one day conference showcasing the most exciting technology opportunities that are unfolding across the African continent.
NUMBER OF ADVOCATES IN GROUP
Dylan Richts – Dylan.firstname.lastname@example.org
Steve Berry – email@example.com
Akosua Annobil – firstname.lastname@example.org
Twitter – @TLAAfrica