Opolot Nicholas

Programme Officer, Konrad Adenaeur Stiftung Uganda and South Sudan

Opolot Nicholas L’akwang is a Cyber Lawyer, Social Entrepreneur and Climate Change Activist with extensive experience working in the civic technology, media and knowledge sectors. Currently he works with Konrad Adenaeur Stiftung Uganda and South Sudan as Programme Officer. As a prolific writer, Opolot has authored articles on a wide range of issues such as Climate Change, 4IR in Uganda, Africa’s digital economy, the future of work and the Start-Ups Ecosystem. He is a member of the Internet Society Uganda Chapter and a World Economic Forum, Global Shaper.


10:00 - 10:10

Wednesday 25th Aug


Introduction and SMC Highlight Video Showcase


Wednesday 25th Aug

Introduction to Afternoon Session

Opening Remarks

10:00 - 10:10

Thursday 26th Aug

Day 1 Recap Video and Introduction

Program Host

10:30 - 12:00

Thursday 26th Aug

Main panel discussion

Theme: Tackling emerging digital threats: Extremism, trafficking and Radicalization (Virtual Broadcast)