Headai hosted a Bootcamp workshop in Helsinki Business Lab as a partner company of the BOOST UP programme supported by the Southern Africa Innovation Support (SAIS) to support early-stage startups solving societal problems using technology.
Anu Passi-Rauste & Sernaz Naeena Ahmed presented an extensive presentation on advanced technologies enabling sustainable business on the 25th of November. They shared the story of Headai Artificial Intelligence and some ideas and examples for using AI methods with perspectives and tools for predictive data-driven analysis. Nearly 20 startup companies from South Africa, Zambia, Namibia, Tanzania, and entrepreneurs from some other countries attended the workshop to gain practical tools to package their business ideas and develop their pitching skills to scale up their business.
@headaiofficial delivering a great session on AI and how it can be a tool for impactful development!! #BoostUp2021 #SAIC #BDIH #SAIS #innovation #DevelopmentCooperation #FinlandxAfrica @YourBIH pic.twitter.com/KjKan6kW0C
— Kagiso Koyabe (@KagisoKoyabe) November 25, 2021
“The event was super interactive, participants were super excited to play with the tools and technology provided by Headai. Headai successfully planted a dream inside their minds to scale up their businesses with sustainable goals creating solutions to the societal problems experienced around.” – Sernaz Naeena Ahmed, trainee, Headai
Founder and Chairman of Headai, Harri Ketamo also gave his comment on how Headai can help companies towards sustainability:
“Headai SDG Scorecard can help African startups to reach United Nations’ Agenda 2030 goals.” – Harri Ketamo, Founder and Chairman of Headai
Headai has been sponsoring also other similar types of events this year, like Satakunta 2.0 Innovation Challenge.