The following are the methods the AUIA intends to implement in the day two day workshop.
The Business Case for Academic Research in a Changing World - The African Perspective
This stream is a 2-day workshop which will focus on highlighting the opportunities for academic research to constructively enable economic and social development in Africa despite known challenges. Participating Universities will learn and contextualise how to:
Mapping Research Excellence : Strategy Planning and Development
Building on the outcome of the first stream, participating universities will receive hands-on support and capacity development in order to;
Building Capacity to Deliver - Capturing and Contributing Value in a Changing World
With ever increasing demand from society and industry for leadership from universities to leverage knowledge for competitiveness, this stream will support participating universities to build capacity to support and create linkages between academic research and society.
More specifically, universities will be supported to: