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Rock Star Sophia Bekele Catalyzes the SOLD OUT 2015 Africa Business Forum at UC Berkeley Haas School of Business

Rock Star Sophia Bekele Catalyzes the SOLD OUT 2015 Africa Business Forum at UC Berkeley Haas School of Business

Business, Mobile
Sophia Bekele who has been called a Rock Star of Internet Tech was recently in the Haas School of Business in the University of California, Berkeley, as the featured keynote speaker of the 2015 Africa Business Forum. Below is a short preview of how the event happened and the key points that were given to the audience. "I was appointed as a policy advisor to ICANN when I came across this opportunity and asked what can I do for Africa? and thought I should bring this domain to Africa. I then anchored our campaign on 3 KEY principles. To brand Africa on the internet with the various products and services; to host the infrastructure & services in Africa so as to build capacity, as well as encourage Africans to purchase .africa domain and pay an African company instead of the current ...