Tuesday, March 14
14:00 to 14:50
Sandton Convention Centre - Pavilion Level 5

A workshop that looks at the range of opportunities that digital technologies provide to the entrepreneurship landscape and businesses as a whole. From access to new markets to data on consumer preferences and habits, digital has opened new doors for entrepreneurs, allowing them to solve real problems effectively and more efficiently.  The presentation will seek to showcase a range of examples of how this has been done, examine what’s needed to continue its growth, along with an overview of the products, tools and initiatives that Facebook has put in place to support this work.

Attendees will receive: 

  • A clear understanding of the numbers of people online globally and how they are currently engaging on various platforms
  • An understanding of how Facebook and other digital platforms are contributing to global business
  • A range of examples of digital products and tools that can be used to enhance existing business
  • Inspiring examples of digitally driven enterprises that are meeting everyday needs
  • An overview of the items needed to ensure that future generations can contribute to the digital economy
Speaker Bios: 
Sherry Dzinoreva