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A veiw from the top: Why Silicon Valley is decamping to Algiers

June 25 2018 - The value of venture capital investment is fuelling Africa’s emerging technology landscape. Whilst Kenya’s Silicon Savannah ecosystem has been at the forefront of the narrative over the past decade, the rise of infrastructure development opportunities within Northern Africa has become an increasingly attractive proposition to the Silicon Valley investment community. More tellingly, global technology entrepreneurs, the African Disapora, are starting to head home, or become dual-homed, hoping to find fruitful opportunities to launch new technology ventures in their native countries.

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Why citizens must drive smart city transformation 

June 20 - 2018 - With all the discussions surrounding smart cities, many members of the public, even policy makers are still unclear about what exactly a ‘smart city’ is.  And while this is slowly changing, Governments are starting to realise that decisions on the future of cities needs to be a collaborative effort, and citizens must be involved, so they are beginning to look towards the next phase of smart city implementation and want to encourage citizens to become active participants in the movement. 

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The African Tech Hubs pioneering innovation: How digital transformation can drive growth and job creation across emerging economies.

June 13 2018 - Innovation and entrepreneurship play an ever-increasing role in growing Africa’s emerging technology ecosystem. According to research by the GSMA Ecosystem Accelerator, over the past two years alone, Africa has seen the number of innovation hubs double. Whilst the big 3 cities – Nairobi, Lagos, Cape Town – have been dominating the Sub-Saharan growth narrative, the next wave of incubators are arriving from new ecosystem cities in North Africa.

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The World Economic Forum, United Nations, OECD and World Bank come together to discuss sustainable smart city business models for emerging economies at The Global Technology & Investment Summit 2018

June 07, 2018 - The heart of a city’s future is to build intelligence through its infrastructure, to bring together technologies, solutions and audiences to create the connected ecosystem, establishing the Smart City of the Future.

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Smart City and tech hub investment to leverage growth across Emerging World, say Government advisers

April 30, 2018 - Investing in technology innovation hubs as part of a Smart City investment strategy is critical to leveraging economic growth and bridging the development gap across Emerging Markets, especially the Middle East and Africa, say Government investment advisers taking part in the Smart Cities Global Summit 2018 in Algiers from June 27-28.

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Digital transformation of Service Economy can drive growth across Middle East and Africa says World Bank

April 24 2018 - Investment into digital transformation in the major Cities of the Middle East and North Africa region can unlock huge potential for the service economy to drive growth and job creation across the region, according to the World Bank.

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Smart Cities Global Summit hosted by Smart City Algiers announced to assess the latest technology and investment strategies

13 April 2018 - The inaugural Smart Cities Global Technology & Investment Summit 2018 has been announced to take place in Algiers, hosted by Smart City Algiers, on June 27-28, to assess global Smart City growth strategies and partnership opportunities with a special focus on Africa and Emerging Markets.

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Sommet international en juin à Alger : villes intelligentes

El Moudjahid - 11 April 2018 - Sous le haut patronage du Président de la République, Alger, Smart City» accueillera les 27 et 28 juin prochain au Centre international des conférences (CIC) un sommet international des villes intelligentes 2018 intitulé «Smart Cities Global Technology & Investment Summit.

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Plus de 4000 participants nationaux et internationaux attendus à Alger

El Watan - 28 March 2018 - P lus de 4000 participants, d’envergure nationale et internationale dans les domaines des technologies modernes et des start-up, ainsi que des leaders dans l’investissement des villes intelligentes, prendront part, les 27 et 28 juin prochain à Alger, à un sommet international des «Smart Cities» (villes intelligentes), a-t-on appris auprès de la wilaya d’Alger.

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Sommet "Smart city 2018": plus de 4000 participants à Alger les 27 et 28 juin

El Watan - 26 March 2018 - LGER - Plus de 4000 participants d’envergures nationales et internationales dans les domaines des technologies modernes et des startups ainsi que des leaders dans l’investissement des villes intelligentes prendront part les 27 et 28 juin prochain à Alger à un sommet international des "Smart cities" (villes intelligentes), a-t-on appris lundi auprès de la wilaya d’Alger.

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Smart Cities Global Summit hosted by Smart City Algiers announced to assess the latest technology and investment strategies

TMTFinance -14 March 2018 - The inaugural Smart Cities Global Technology & Investment Summit 2018 has been announced to take place in Algiers, hosted by Smart City Algiers, on June 27-28, to assess global Smart City growth strategies and partnership opportunities with a special focus on Africa and Emerging Markets.

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Focus on smart city technology at international summit in Algiers

African Review - Friday 16 March 2018 - Smart Cities Global Technology and Investment Summit 2018 will be held in Algiers, Algeria, from 27-28 June 2018, highlighting the global and regional smart city growth strategies with a focus on Africa and emerging markets.

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Smart Cities Global Summit to take place in Africa gathering International Government and Industry leaders to assess regional Smart City technology and investment strategies

CNBCAFRICA - Thursday 15 March 2018 - Smart Cities Global Technology & Investment Summit 2018 (www.SmartCityAlgiers.com) has been announced to take place in Algiers, Algeria, on June 27-28, gathering international Government and Industry leaders to assess global and regional Smart City growth strategies with a special focus on Africa and Emerging Markets.

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Smart Cities Global Summit announced to gather Government and Industry leaders in Algiers

Digital Journal - Thursday 15 March 2018 - Smart Cities Global Technology & Investment Summit 2018 ( http://www.smartcityalgiers.com/ ) has been announced to take place in Algiers, hosted by Smart City Algiers, on June 27-28, to assess global Smart City growth strategies and partnership opportunities with a special focus on Africa and Emerging Markets.

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Smart Cities Global summit to take place.

BusinessGhana - Thursday 15 March 2018 - Smart Cities Global Summit to take place in Africa gathering International Government and Industry leaders to assess regional Smart City technology and investment strategies.

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Smart Cities Global Summit announced to take place in Algiers to assess regional, Africa and emerging market technology and investment strategies

PRWeb - Friday 16 March 2018 - Smart Cities Global Technology & Investment Summit 2018 will gather international Government and Industry leaders in Algiers from June 27-28, to assess regional and Emerging Market Smart City growth strategies, hosted by Smart City Algiers in partnership with global events business TMT Finance. Over 400 Delegates expected with focus on : IT & Telecoms Infrastructure; Data & Technology; Finance and Economy; Governance and Partnerships; Safety & Security; Mobility; Sustainability and Society.

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Smart Cities Global Summit hosted by Smart City Algiers announced to assess the latest technology and investment strategies

TMT Finance - Wednesday 14 March 2018 - The inaugural Smart Cities Global Technology & Investment Summit 2018 has been announced to take place in Algiers, hosted by Smart City Algiers, on June 27-28, to assess global Smart City growth strategies and partnership opportunities with a special focus on Africa and Emerging Markets.

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Smart Cities Global Summit announced to take place in Algiers to assess regional, Africa and emerging market technology and investment strategies

Kuam - Thursday 15 March 2018 - Smart Cities Global Technology & Investment Summit 2018 will gather international Government and Industry leaders in Algiers from June 27-28, to assess regional and Emerging Market Smart City growth strategies, hosted by Smart City Algiers in partnership with global events business TMT Finance. Over 400 Delegates expected with focus on : IT & Telecoms Infrastructure; Data & Technology; Finance and Economy; Governance and Partnerships; Safety & Security; Mobility; Sustainability and Society.

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