Attended this years High Way Africa conference from the 28th – 29th of August 2016. This was the 20th edition of this conference, and it ran under the theme The Internet & The Media. (Celebrations, Reflections, The Future). It was held in Grahamstown hosted by Rhodes University School of Journalism and Media Studies.
Highway Africa Conference is at the centre of Africa’s debates on journalism, media and Information and Communication Technology (ICT). It has become the largest annual gathering of African journalists in the world.
One of the highlights this year was the time capsule (above pictured). Twenty years ago, different IT gadgets valid at the time were enclosed in this case and have remained, it was opened during the graduation dinner. It is amazing to see how technology has moved up since.
© All Photographs Copyright : Steven Chikosi 2016