Trescon’s World AI Show is debuting in Kenya this March to exhibit Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) revolution in Kenya and the African continent.
The World AI Show aims to address the rising interest in innovative technologies for multiple countries across the African continent.
Countries in Africa including South Africa, Ethiopia, Rwanda, Sierra Leone have voiced their support and admiration for Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta ‘Big 4’ initiative that is looking to incorporate Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML) and Robotics into Food Security, Affordable Housing, Manufacturing and Public Healthcare.
Kenya is one of the pioneering nations in Africa that is exploring the adoption of innovative technologies into sectors such as Healthcare Management, Public Transportation, Banking & Financial Services and Agriculture.
“The AI and Blockchain Task Force of Kenya is implementing radical changes in the education sector to boost national learning capabilities,” says Hon. Michael Onyango, a member of the taskforce mandated to publish a roadmap for distributed ledger and AI for the country with the primary objective of making Kenya a leader in job creation through the big four agenda.
Hon. Onyango adds that the task force has concluded their initial research and will soon be releasing the report to the public.
“The rate of adoption of innovative technologies such as Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning has helped businesses across the globe become more efficient and transparent,” Mohammed Saleem, CEO of Trescon, says.
The show will play host to a slew of industry thought-leaders and policymakers such as Dr. Bitange Ndemo, Chairman of Blockchain and AI Taskforce for the Government of Kenya; the Hon’ Mr Michael Onyango, Member of Distributed Ledgers and Artificial Intelligence Task Force, Ministry of Information, Communication and Technology for the Government of Kenya; and also the world’s first ‘humanoid’ robot Sophia.
The event will be exploring various relevant topics surrounding AI, ML and Robotics based technologies through a series of interactive panel discussions, tech-talks and keynote presentations.