2019 Sustainable Research and Innovation (SRI) Conference

The 2019 International Sustainable Research and Innovation (SRI) Conference was held in Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) from 8-10th May, focusing on the theme of ‘Sustainable Development Through Technology Innovation and Industry Linkages’.

Prof. Ochieng Aoyi, Director of Research and Development at Botswana International University of Science and Technology delivered the keynote speech on the role and impact of industrial and international collaboration on sustainable growth in research and innovation in Africa. Another keynote speaker, Prof. Jinsoo Park, Emeritus Professor of Korea Maritime and Ocean University gave a speech on the current trends in maritime education and training.

Group photo during the SRI 2019 conference

Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) supported the SRI conference through the AFRICA-ai-JAPAN Project.

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