How can business use technology to reach the unreachable?

With unemployment figures sitting at almost 28% in South Africa and with a very low skilled population, a conversation needs to be held about how to prepare the economy to be able to be on par with other countries.

A conversation on how the new digital revolution will enable the transformation of business and contribute to the progress of the society and challenge Africans to change the status quo.

READ: How technology is changing the world of archaeology

Speaking to Bongani Bingwa CEO of SqwidNet Phathizwe Malinga says customers expect things to improve on a daily and yearly basis.

What digital does or what information does is it brings in a hyper improvement cycle that we are not quite used to and that means over time something will drop in price by double every two years and that is significant and the downside is that we are unable to imagine a world in the future where things are half the price that are today.

Phathizwe Malinga, CEO of SqwidNet

Especially in the realities that we live in, so we expect everything to go up. But here there is technology that gives us the ability to remain improving our products for our customers.

Phathizwe Malinga, CEO of SqwidNet

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