Forum for Innovation in African Universities

Welcome to the Forum for Innovation in African Universities.

Anchored on African Union’s Agenda 2063 and the UN SDGs, the FIAU is a not-for-profit global initiative for a University-Industry knowledge exchange partnership. Our Annual Meetings bring together leading minds in academia, business, government, and the third sector to debate, network and co-create solutions to weak infrastructural challenges that threaten higher education and Africa’s future as the new global economic frontier.


FIAU’s Focus

Promoting knowledge co-production and exchange for high education innovation

Integrating entrepreneurship and technology into teaching and learning.

Creating knowledge pathways for African universities to become entrepreneurial.

Fostering University-Industry partnerships to deliver impact at scale.

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