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Wits leads ambitious partnership to drive AI in Africa

9 September 2021

The AI Africa Consortium partners with Cirrus AI to bring large-scale AI infrastructure capacity and expertise to the African research community and industry.

Professor Zeblon Vilakazi announces the Consortium in his welcoming address at AI Expo Africa 2021

9 September 2021

Wits University invites Africa’s research community to join its newly formed AI Africa Consortium which aims to develop a collaborative network focussed on the advancement of artificial intelligence (AI) and the application of AI in research and innovation. Watch Professor Zeblon Vilakazi, Vice-Chancellor and Principal of Wits University announcing the Consortium in his welcoming address of AI Expo Africa 2021 ONLINE.


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