Smartlab Limited and the University of Dar es Salaam Sign partnership agreement to collaborate on fostering innovation and entrepreneurship in Tanzania
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Smartlab Limited, and the University of Dar es Salaam, College of Information and Communication Technologies, are proud to announce the partnership agreement to collaborate on fostering innovation and entrepreneurship in Tanzania.
The partnership will enable Smartlab Limited, an innovation wing under Smart Africa Group, to offer its expertise and resources to support the University of Dar es Salaam in developing and collaborating on modern and comprehensive technology projects. The collaboration will also help bridge the gap between academia and industry, ensuring graduates have the necessary skills to succeed in the job market.
"We are excited to partner with the University of Dar es Salaam College of Information, and Communication Technologies to foster and collaborate on innovation projects and programs in Tanzania," said Mr. Larry Ayo, Director of Business Smartlab Limited. "This partnership will help equip the next generation of technology professionals with the skills they need to succeed in the industry, and we are proud to be a part of it."
The partnership agreement will facilitate joint research projects, knowledge-sharing initiatives, and the development of industry-driven innovation projects and programs that meet the needs of the current job market. The partnership will also provide students with access to real-world industry experience through internships, mentorship programs, and other practical learning opportunities.
"We are pleased to collaborate with Smartlab Limited on this important initiative," said Dr. Mercy Mbise, representing the principal of the University of Dar es Salaam College of Information and Communication Technologies. "This partnership aligns with our mission to provide relevant and high-quality education that prepares our students for successful careers in the technology industry."
The signing of this partnership agreement marks a significant milestone, not only in the efforts to advance innovation and technology but also in Tanzania. The partnership will help foster innovation, entrepreneurship, and economic growth in the country.
For more information, please contact:
Larry Ayo, Director of Business
University of Dar Es Salaam
Dr. Mercy Mbise, Representing Principal