Fireside Chat Live from South Africa with Louise Jupp & Kim James
Thursday September 7, 2023
5:30 pm Johannesburg, South Africa
11:30 am EST / 10:30 am CST / 8:30 am PT (USA)
Senior Instructor & 2022 Woman to Watch
The session will explore the dynamic landscape of the drone industry in Malawi, with a particular emphasis on the remarkable contributions of the African Drone and Data Academy over the last three + years. The discussion will center on the various applications of drones in Malawi, including healthcare, agriculture, and environmental monitoring. We will look into the Academy’s crucial role in cultivating local talent and equipping them with cutting-edge expertise in drone technology and data analysis. We will gain some insight into how it has catalyzed positive transformations in addressing real-world, cross-sector challenges. From disaster response to infrastructure development, we will emphasize the academy’s essential role in nurturing innovation and promoting sustainable development in Malawi.