An exceptional High-Level Panel on Digital Africa organized in Dakhla

March 16, 2019

An exceptional High-Level Panel dedicated to the challenges of Digital transformation for African emergence was held in Dakhla, in the framework of the Crans Montana Forum on Africa and South-South Cooperation.

On this occasion, the Crans Montana Forum presented its latest initiative: the Crans Montana Communication Forum.

The Crans Montana Communication Forum aims to create interaction for businesses and governments with the world of media and social networks as the play a growing role in politics, business and the global society.

Mrs. Alexandra Richert, Director General of Dentsu Consulting, and Mr. Jean-Luc Ricci, Strategy & Development Director Africa of HEC Paris, presented innovative solutions of Crisis Communication Management in the Digital Era. 

This Panel was co-chaired by Mr. Mohcine Jazouli, Minister Delegate for African Affairs of Morocco and Mr. Mohammed Tawfik Mouline, Director General of the Royal Institute for Strategic Studies, and moderated by Mr. Chakib Bojji, Research Associate of the Royal Institute for Strategic Studies.

Many exceptional speakers took part in the debates, including: Mr. Henry Mussa, Minister of Information and Communication Technology of Malawi, Mr. Solomon Jamiru, Dep. Minister of Information and Communication of Sierra Leone, Mr. Rufino Ovono Ondo Engonga, Secretary of State for Telecommunications & ICT of Equatorial Guinea, Mr. Ahmed Youssouf Elmi, Secretary General, Ministry of Communication of Djibouti, Mr. Laurent Lamothe, Former Prime Minister of Haiti, Mr. Ahmed Ali Kotoko, Programs Specialist, Economic and Digital Francophonie, IOF, Mr. Mohammed Jebbar, CEO,BC Skills, Morocco, Mr. Hicham Oudghiri, CEO, Enigma, United States, Mrs. Kriss Brochec, Founder and Managing Director, Africa Digital Academy, Congo, Mrs. Diane Audrey Ngako, Founder, Visiter l’Afrique, Cameroon, Mr. Hicham Iraqi Houssaini, Director General, Microsoft Morocco and French-speaking Africa and Mr. Guiako Obin, Co-Founder, Baby Lab, Côte d’Ivoire.