Annual Event Speaker profile: Dr Budzanani Tacheba

Dr Budzanani Tacheba

Dr Budzanani Tacheba is the Director of Innovation and development at the Botswana Innovation Hub and Technology Park, where he oversees Innovation support programmes facilitating R&D, technology and innovation commercialization. His previously held positions include: Research Fellow at the University Of Botswana (ORI); Regional Coordinator for the Global Monitoring for Food Security consortium; and interim Coordinator in the Botswana Innovation Hub Project Office. He has more than 16 cumulative years’ experience in academia (R&D), industry and government. He also serves in the Medical Education Partnership Initiative Advisory Board and Botswana Geosciences Board. Budzanani has a PhD in Environmental Science, MSc in Remote Sensing Certificate in Science, Technology and Innovation Policy.