Director of the African Centre of Excellence in Data Science, Rwanda
Prof. Ruranga has been working in the education sector since 2002. He has over 19 years of experience in academia, research, grants development and management and consultancy. Prof. Ruranga is Associate Professor of Econometrics in the Department of Applied Statistics and Director of African Center of Excellence in Data Science, University of Rwanda. He is also the President of the Board of Directors and Legal Representative of Economic Policy Research Network. Prof. Ruranga currently serves as the Director of African Center of Excellence in Data Science.
14:30 - 15:30
Academia session: Biotechnology - How is it shaping our future?
Moderator and chair of the session: Dr. Jelena Begović, Director of Institute of Molecular Genetics and Genetic Engineering (IMGGE) and Full Research Professor
Business session: Accelerating innovation
Moderator and chair of the session: Prof. Robert C. Wolcott, Co-Founder and Chairman of The World Innovation Network (TWIN) and Adjunct Professor of Innovation at Booth School of Business at University of Chicago & Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University