Digital Economy & 4IR

Finland has globally renowned expertise in innovative technologies, including connectivity, Artificial Intelligence, machine learning, data science, IoT and cybersecurity. In South Africa, Finland offers automation expertise and technology for sectors such as mining, health, energy and infrastructure. Finland also supports initiatives such as those of the companies Nokia and EduExcellence, which have partnered with Forge Academy (layout.types.url.description)to provide 4IR skills training in South Africa. The goal of the Academy is to bridge the digital skills gap, reinvent future technology skills development and support innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem in South Africa.