Professor Charles Kwesiga Shares at the Nordic East Africa Business Expo and Conferences

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

As Nordic and East African businesses sought to explore joint ventures at the Nordic East Africa Business Expo and Conference. Professor Charles Kwesiga the Executive Director of the Uganda Industrial Research Institute joined other high profile speakers to share insights from the East African perspectives.

These speakers included Ritva Reinikka (Former World Bank Director, Africa Region), Steve Hawes (Business Development Director for Fortum eNext), Dana Simovic (Social Entrepreneur in Uganda, Board member of Swedish - East African Chamber of Commerce – SWEACC), Georges Williams Betoka (CEO of Canareco Ltd. Founder of the networking organizations Nordic Central and OJEAC).

Professor Charles Kwesiga made a presentation on Sustainable Industrial Revolution in East Africa and how startups and incubators change African Economies. The wealth of his presentation was steeped in the experience of steering an Institution that serves as a hub for incubation in Uganda and has birthed business incubators.