The Digital Object Architecture Forum (DOA) was held in Shenzhen, China in November 2018. The forum invited Casual Payroll founder and CEO Clement Muhirwa to present his start-up...
What is Smart Incubator?
A programme created to assist and support technology-oriented entrepreneurs and start-ups in the early development stages including but not limited to Artificial Intelligence (AI), Blockchain and Internet of Things (IoT).
The ITU Smart Incubator was launched in September 2018 at the ITU Telecom World in Durban, South Africa, with special thanks to Saudi Arabia and Rwanda for their financial support.
Its goal is to enable innovation and change of telecommunication/ICTs through the digital transformation of society by empowering local entrepreneurs and start-ups. The work of this programme is linked to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).
The ITU Smart Incubator is a multi-stakeholder platform that includes Member States, UN specialized agencies, Standards Development Organizations, Industry, Academia and Foundations.
The Smart Incubator is based on four key pillars:
See innovative technologies in action with demonstrations and showcases on AI, digital financial services and smart cities.
Experience first-hand the products, services and applications shaping the future
Legal, Intellectual property rights
Meet the leaders and innovators influencing these key sectors.
Are you a start-up in the technology field focusing on Artificial Intelligence (AI), Blockchain or Internet of Things (IoT), looking to develop further?
Apply today to become part of the Smart Incubator and benefit from:
- Expertise from world-class partners to help develop your start-up
- Key opportunity to explore technical standardization and policy guidance
- Meet with global leaders and investors in your field through our structured networking
- Exhibit your start-up before an international audience at our global events
- Take your start-up to the next level
Email us for more info on how to apply at firstname.lastname@example.org
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