Shaping the trajectory of the Fourth Industrial Revolution is a global effort. Local knowledge can empower global change.
Affiliate Centres selected to join the Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution Network can access and share research and analysis across our Centres and portfolio areas.
Combined with emerging technology policy initiatives managed locally, Affiliate Centres will play a vital role in helping to shape the development of national Fourth Industrial Revolution strategies and public-private initiatives.
Organizations eligible to join the C4IR Network as Affiliates include governmental offices, advisory commissions or related research bodies, academic institutes or universities, non-profit organizations or business associations. Affiliates will actively engage with their host government in the policy design and piloting activities.
Launch Date: 28 April 2019
Centre Focal Points: AI/ML, Blockchain, Precision Medicine
Mariam Al Muhairi, Head of C4IR UAE
Launch Date: 29 April 2019
Centre Focal Points: AI/ML, IoT, Blockchain, Data Policy
Erez Zaionce, Head of C4IR Colombia
Launch Date: 19 September 2019
Centre Focal Points: Data Policy (Health Data), Avs/AAMs, Drones
Daniella Partem, Head of Israel Affiliate Centre, Israel Innovation Authority
Launch Date: 7 January 2020
Centre Focal Points: IoT, Data Policy (Ocean Data)
Bjorn Tore Markussen, Head of Centre, CEO of the Ocean Data Foundation
Launch Date: 23 March 2020
Centre Focal Points: IoT, Blockchain, Data Policy
Ntsibane Ntlatlapa, Head of the South African Affiliate C4IR Centre
Launch Date: July 28-29, 2021
Centre Focal Points: AI/ML, IoT, Blockchain, Data Policy, AVs/AAMs, Drones
Dr. Mansour Alsaleh, Head of C4IR KSA
Launch Date: Fall 2021
Centre Focal Points: AI/ML, Data Policy, Drones
Crystal Rugege, Head and Managing Director, Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution Rwanda
Launch Date: 10 December 2020
Centre Focal Points: AI/ML, IoT, Mobility
Efe Erdem, Head of C4IR Turkey
Launch Date: December 2020
Centre Focal Points: AI/ML, IoT, Data Policy
Lucas Camara, Head of C4IR Brazil