On Tuesday, June 5th, 2018, the international African Tech Roundup LIVE Tour launched with a live event in The Netherlands dubbed #VillageDiariesAmsterdam. Check out the after-movie to get a sense of the vibe:
For the evening's programme's second (and final part), hosts Andile Masuku and Musa Kalenga were joined by a stellar lineup of African tech and innovation ecosystem insiders who have past and present links to Amsterdam. Namely, Tania Habimana (Co-founder and Head of Digital and Strategy: Nonzēro Africa), Babusi Nyoni (UX Designer: Booking.com and UNHCR), Danai Musandu (Investment Associate: Goodwell Investments) and Augustina "MS.ABA" Austin (Artist, Entrepreneur and Host of HiRadio Netherlands' "Africa on Focus").
This meandering roundtable conversation features candid views on how it's like to navigate Amsterdam's increasingly Africa-focused impact and innovation scene while African—confronting several awkward truths that are too frequently swept under the rug.