IT and telecoms form the backbone for the growth of any country and Africa has been one of the fastest growing markets worldwide in ICT adoption and communication technology. In recognition of the relationship and commitment between India and African countries, the government of India hosted the 3rd edition of Indo-Africa ICT Expo 2017 in conjunction with IT and Telecoms Summit in Lagos, Nigeria.
CEO, Parminder Vir OBE spoke at the event on “The Role of Digital Innovation and Cross Sector Partnerships for the economic transformation of Africa”. She highlighted how entrepreneurs are building the ICT ecosystem in Africa and how partnership could aid them further. Parminder also shared on successes of TEF entrepreneurs solving problems across Africa with the aid of technology.