Nasiru Taura

Nasiru Taura

Lecturer, University of Bournemouth

Dr. Taura, originally from Nigeria, is a seasoned lecturer, thought leader, and digital entrepreneur. He is a lecturer at Bournemouth University, UK; a visiting lecturer at Southampton University, and external examiner at Bath Spa University, UK. Dr. Taura made a number of peer-reviewed publications in high impact international journals like Entrepreneurship & Regional Development; Journal of Small Business Management and has written several book chapters. His research themes and professional practices encompass all aspects of digital entrepreneurial clusters/hubs/ecosystems in African business settings, including infrastructure, logistics and supply chain. His recently published book is the most eclectic on digital entrepreneurship in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Bournemouth University is a public university in Bournemouth, Dorset, England, with its main campus situated in neighbouring Poole. The university was founded in 1992; however, the origins of its predecessor date back to the early 1900s.

DAY
Wednesday

DATE
 02 Oct. 2019

TIME
11:00 to 12:30

Theme 2: Digital Networks

How will digital platforms and new analytical models enable humanitarian and development supply chains to lift people out of poverty?