Broadband leaders from across the Middle East and Africa region will gather in Dubai this March for Broadband MEA, the largest and most prestigious broadband event in the Middle East and Africa. The region’s most senior executives from leading companies including Etisalat, STC, Zain, Mobily, Google, Batelco and many...
Huawei Technologies Kenya in partnership with The Brains Network and the Ministry of Education Kenya held the 6th Innovation Africa conference from the 20th to 22nd September 2016. The conference brought together various Information Communications and Technology ministers from over 20 African states as well as high level experts to shed more...
A selection of Uganda's young and up-coming ICT entrepreneurs, as well as those who have been on the scene much longer will be represented at the Innovation Africa conference's ICTAU exhibitor booth. Some of these exhibitors shared their hopes and expectations for the conference, as well as reflections on...
The 7th East Africa Internet Governance Forum has opened in Kampala, Uganda today. It is being convened by ISOC Uganda Chapter in partnership with the country's Ministry of ICT. The forum aims at creating a Community of Practice that will build a sustaining foundation for meaningful participation of East African...
Resilient Africa Network (RAN) and partners are organizing the GIS Hackathon 2016 slated for Friday July 22 2016 at the RAN labs in Kololo. The main challenge for this year’s Hackathon will be climate change. The event is expected to attract over 40 programmers that will be divided into groups...
The 3rd Digital Impact Awards Africa 2016 (DIAA2016) will present “Africa’s Digital Inclusion Medal of Honor” award to Mr. Ren Zhengfei, founder and CEO of Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. The award and honor that will be presented at Serena Kampala Hotel on August 18th 2016 is an appreciation of...
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...
PIVOT East, an innovative competition geared towards nurturing the growing ICT talent in East Africa has unveiled semi-finalists for this year's competition. The competition opened a call for applications in February 2014 with startups from Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda and Ethiopia applying through an online portal. To reach the best...
Almost 9 months after its launch, the ICT Association of Uganda announced this month that it'll be holding its first Annual General Meeting this Friday at the Association offices in Kampala. The Association targets to contribute to Uganda’s technological development by bringing organisations and key ICT Stakeholders under one body...
Kampala, Uganda – Global Vice President of Education, Anthony Salcito, will reaffirm Microsoft’s education investments on the continent at the Innovation Africa Summit in Uganda this week. Innovation Africa is the continent’s leading summit for education and innovation and brings together all education players, from schools and civil society toInformation...