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CTO Secretary-General moderates panel at GSMA’s Ministerial Programme

Shola Taylor, Secretary-General of the CTO moderated a discussion on the role of mobile in expanding growth, inclusion and innovation in Africa at the GSMA Ministerial Programme in Barcelona on 27 February 2017.

Shola Taylor during a panel discussion at the MWC, Barcelona, Spain

The panel were examining the argument that mobile is critical to accessing a number of life enhancing services that are driving economic growth and inclusion across the continent and they explored ideas for including mobile connectivity in strategies and plans in order to expand growth, inclusion and innovation.

“I was honoured to moderate this panel discussion at the Ministerial Forum,” said Mr Taylor. “The esteemed panel members all contributed innovative ideas as we debated the role of mobile technology in expanding access to the Internet and the socio-economic benefits this brings.”