“Africa is on the move, a new Africa is emerging” —Barack Obama
After the Agrarian Revolution, the Industrial Revolution and the Digital Revolution, Forbes magazine claims the fourth Revolution with smart cities, factories and economies is now upon us. And Africa could be leading this new revolution.
When you think of the top 10 things that come to mind when thinking about Africa, its high-tech AI industry would probably not come to mind.
But today, teenagers in Africa are predicting breast cancer using AI technologies, Microsoft is strengthening its position in the continent when it comes to AI, and 19-year olds in Ethiopia are pioneering the industry.
This issue of The Frontier brings you the latest on the use of AI in healthcare, with a special emphasis on its use in Africa.
Wishing you a good week,