New partnership with Africa In Colors to promote IP management within the African creative industry.
Updated: May 15
The SIP management team is proud announce their new partnership with Africa In Colors, an initiative aiming to further the advancement of the creatives industries within the African continent.
Africa in Colors is an annual festival taking place in Kigali, Rwanda from 26th March to 28th March in 2020, and expected to attract over 5000 thinkers and pioneers within the creative industry from and beyond Africa.
It is a great platform creative industry should embrace and thinking collectively on how Africa should position itself on the global market of the creative industry, which would be of a great opportunity to African countries to create not only important revenues in the African economy but also a great asset to creating jobs for Africans.
Raoul Rugamba, Founder of Africa In Colors Festival.
Africa in Colors will bring together 4 sectors in the creative industry, which are, fashion, art (music, theatre, painting, and visual arts), gaming, and film. The festival will bring key players all together to discuss on how the whole chain of those industry work and interact together to the benefits of each of those players and our continent in general.
The platform’s objectives are to :
• Connect players of the creative industry
• Promote creative output and trade creative industry
• Create a strong voice for the international market
• Create and sustain an African creative industry ecosystems
The SIP platform will help Africa In Colors build better Intellectual Property (IP) awareness within its community of creatives while providing access to a variety of related IP services through the SIP Management web application and marketplace.
The Creative and Cultural Industry ( CCI ) it's one of biggest contributor to global IP assets trade and management.
This partnership represents a further step towards the SIP team's commitment to provide accessible and affordable IP management tools and services to individuals and communities around the world.