The Ministry of Education and Skills Development will host Innovation Africa 2013 Summit on the 15th to 17th of October 2013 at Gaborone International Convention Centre (GICC) at 0800.
Industry giants; HP, Google, Oracle & IBM are some of the high profile global organisations attending this summit.
The summit will host a record number of Ministers and government officials from various African Ministries of Education, ICT and Science & Technology.
The event has been organised by African Brains, part of The Brains Network, and is being held under the Patronage of The Ministry of Education & Skills Development, Botswana.
Welcome address by Minister Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi.
CHOPPIES ENTERS ZIM MARKET
Botswana’s largest retail group, Choppies, has announced plans to expand into Zimbabwe, following its entry into South Africa three years ago.
Choppies issued an advisory on October 3 on the Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE) announcing that the company had entered into an agreement with a third party to acquire 49 per cent of the business of a supermarket chain which runs 10 retail stores in Zimbabwe.
RAMOTSWA HOSTS HIV/AIDS FAIR
As a build up to the National World AIDS Day Commemoration to be held in Ramotswa on December 2, NACA in collaboration with the South East District and other stakeholders will host the HIV and AIDS Fair on October 26th from 8am to 12 noon in Ramotswa at the Magopane Primary School Grounds.
Assistant Minister of Presidential Affairs GUS Matlhabaphiri will officiate.