The panel will address crucial aspects of AI's role in Africa's development. The discussion will cover practical applications in economic development, health, and agriculture, emphasizing real-world examples. Ethical considerations, including algorithmic bias and privacy concerns, will be explored alongside strategies for promoting inclusivity in AI adoption. The panel will also delve into nuanced aspects of AI and Data, focusing on Africa-specific challenges. Finally, a key focus will be on Responsible AI policies and frameworks tailored to address infrastructure, capacity, and data challenges unique to Africa. Overall, the panel aims to contribute to a comprehensive understanding of how AI can drive inclusive development on the continent.
Panel Topic: AI for Inclusive Development in Africa: Practical Applications, Ethics, and Policy Frameworks