Many African governments are leveraging ICTs to advance their socioeconomic landscapes. But the governments continue to grapple with a myriad of challenges towards effective implementation of ICT. Among ways the governments are circumventing the challenges is through deployment of e-learning methods. This also faces the challenge of lack of energy...
ECOMMAS is a platform designed to aggregate ecommerce merchants, create consumer awareness and support the growth of ecommerce businesses within the region. This is achieved through ECOMMAS Week that happens twice every year; ECOMMAS WEEK virtual show held in March The ECOMMAS Virtual show will be held for one week from...
Intership UG - a startup that allows users to shop from online shopping sites in the United States (US), United Kingdom (UK), Dubai and China and have their packages delivered to Uganda - has won the Kampala round of the Seedstars World competition and will represent Uganda next year...
The 2015 East Africa Information Security Conference organized annually by ISACA kicked off this morning at the Africana Hotel in Kampala, under the theme “Opportunities and Challenges of New Technology: A New Era Or A New Normal?” The premier event is organized for professionals in IT risk, security and governance,...
WordCamp Cape Town is the annual conference for the WordPress community of Cape Town, South Africa. With an expected attendance of 400 individuals from all sectors of society and business, this year's WordCamp promises to be engaging, educational, and full of moments to remember. The host of international and...
LAGOS, Nigeria – Over 200 entrepreneurs from across Africa are set to receive the resources, networking opportunities and mentorship needed to start their own businesses. Microsoft 4Afrika has collaborated with AMPION to provide financial, technical, and mentorship support for the 2015 Venture Bus, fellowship and accelerator programs. The program will...
ISACA Kampala Chapter in partnership with NITA-U invites you to attend the annual East Africa Information Security (InfoSec) Conference 2015 from the 12th to the 13th of August 2015 at Hotel Africana, Kampala under the theme:  “Opportunities and Challenges of New Technology; A New Era or A New Normal?” The...
During the week of 13-17 March 2017, the World Communication Forum, will be held again in Switzerland, for the 8th time. However, this time the Forum is planned to be very different. Compared to its previous 7 editions that took place in Davos, the upcoming WCF will offer a larger...
The Managing Director of African Brains, John Glassey, has arrived in Uganda to kick off the fifth annual Innovation Africa conference, to be hosted at Speke Resort in Munyonyo, Uganda from September 30 to October 2. On Friday September 25th, Mr. Glassey joined the State Minister for Higher Education,...
Now in its second year, the ground breaking Invest in Data Center Africa Summit will host speakers from leading companies operating on both sides of the Mediterranean including Orange, Vodafone and Schneider Electric. The summit will take place on the 7th of June, collocated at the Datacloud Europe 2017 conference in...