Day 2 | 3:00pm
Is VC for Africa?
In recent years, the African continent has emerged as a dynamic hub of innovation and entrepreneurship, fueled by a youthful population, increasing access to technology, and a growing middle class. Amid this backdrop, the role of venture capital in shaping Africa's economic landscape has become a topic of intense interest and debate. This panel brings together investors, founders, and ecosystem players at the forefront of the venture capital ecosystem to delve into the question: "Is VC for Africa?" Panelists will engage in a comprehensive discussion exploring the current state of VC in Africa, capacity building, macroeconomic trends enabling a favorable/unfavorable investing environment, etc.