The summit is aimed at demonstrating the importance of innovation in education and the skills development of young people. This annual event will bring together ministers and senior officials for education, higher education, science and ICT from all participating in South Africa. The summit’s key stakeholders participating in the summit will also include leading South African universities, public schools and private schools.

ACE provisional list of speakers:

1. Dr Tony Wagner-Harvard

2. Dr Bill Rankin- Apple

3. Dr Julia Gillard- Former Prime Minister of Australia

4. Fred Swaniker-Co-Founder ALA

5. Panyaza Lesufi- MEC Education Gauteng

6. Angie Motshekga- Minister of Education