ARUA Conference

ARUA Conference: Leverage on Research to Spur 4th Industrial Revolution

Speaking during the opening ceremony, Prof. Isaac Mbeche, the Vice Chancellor, University of Nairobi observed that Africa produces one percent of the global knowledge and hence African researchers must pull up their socks despite the budgetary constraints from African governments. “No one university is strong enough to achieve impact alone, hence the need to collaborate together on research endeavours. African Research Universities Alliance (ARUA) seeks to leverage on partnerships and networks, to achieve a greater research impact,” he said. Prof.