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WATCH AGAIN: Engineering robust smart cities in Africa

Add to your knowledge of developing Africa’s smart city landscape.

The discussion looks at the following aspects:

  • Cultivating the smart city framework for African cities
  • Unpacking the pillars of a smart city
  • Addressing cyber threats and privacy issues in smart city infrastructure
  • The benefits of moving toward agile smart city designs
  • Urban growth is a strain on the capacity of government to provide basic services, such as water, electricity and public transport

On our panel of experts we have:
Brian Williams | Industry Advisor: Energy & Natural, Resources, SAP EMEA South
Songo Didiza | Founding Director of Green Building Design Group
Dr Minnesh Bipath | Acting CIO and General Manager: Smart Grids, Data & Knowledge Management at SANEDI


Digital Energy Festival
The following sessions are still available to watch on demand as part of the Digital Energy Festival for Africa:

   – African Utility Week & POWERGEN Africa sessions, (now Enlit Africa) click here – FREE access
   – ESI Africa sessions, click here – FREE access
   – Oil & Gas Council sessionsclick here

The Digital Energy Festival for Africa in 2020 was hosted jointly by four of Clarion Events’ leading energy brands Africa Energy ForumAfrican Utility Week & POWERGEN Africa (now Enlit Africa) and the Oil & Gas Council’s Africa Assembly and the leading energy journal ESI Africa providing six weeks of compelling content.

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