STEERING COMMITTEE

Jeremy de Beer

Prof. Jeremy de Beer works at the intersection of technology, intellectual property (IP), international trade, and development and is affiliated with the...

Caroline Ncube

Prof. Caroline Ncube is an NRF rated researcher and holds the DST/NRF SARChI Research Chair in Intellectual Property, Innovation and Development. She...

Erika Kraemer-Mbula

Prof. Erika Kraemer-Mbula is Professor of Economics at the University of Johannesburg (UJ) and a Senior Lecturer and Research Fellow at the...

Chidi Oguamanam

Prof. Chidi Oguamanam joined the Faculty of Law (Common Law Section) at the University of Ottawa in July 2011 and is affiliated...

PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Nan Warner

Nan Warner has specialist knowledge of higher education partnerships and cooperating with donor organisations, with particular expertise in designing and managing African...

Victoria Schorr

Victoria Schorr is a sub-Saharan Africa specialist with nearly 15 years of experience analysing African politics, economics, trade, and business. She holds...

PROJECT SUPPORT

Elsabe Gelderblom

Elsabe Gelderblom of Farm Design, has been responsible for the visual design for Open AIR since its inception. Projects have included...

Phyllis Webb

Phyllis Webb started her finance career working for various big corporates and the local municipality. Here she was given the opportunity to...