Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution

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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.

Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution United Arab Emirates

Launch Date: 28 April 2019

Centre Focal Points: AI/ML, Blockchain, Precision Medicine

Mariam Al Muhairi, Head of C4IR UAE

C4IR United Arab Emirates

Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution Colombia

Launch Date: 29 April 2019

Centre Focal Points: AI/ML, IoT, Blockchain, Data Policy

Erez Zaionce, Head of C4IR Colombia

C4IR Colombia

Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution Israel

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

Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution Ocean

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

C4IR Ocean

Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution South Africa

Launch Date: 23 March 2020

Centre Focal Points: IoT, Blockchain, Data Policy

Ntsibane Ntlatlapa, Head of the South African Affiliate C4IR Centre

C4IR South Africa

Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution Saudi Arabia

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

Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution Rwanda

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

Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution Turkey

Launch Date: 10 December 2020

Centre Focal Points: AI/ML, IoT, Mobility

Efe Erdem, Head of C4IR Turkey

Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution Brazil

Launch Date: December 2020

Centre Focal Points: AI/ML, IoT, Data Policy

Lucas Camara, Head of C4IR Brazil

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