- CAPACITY AFRICA 2007
10-11 September, Cape Town, South Africa
Capacity Africa 2007 provides a forum for providers from across Africa, along with the international carriers and service providers to meet and discuss the new business opportunities in the liberalising African markets including South Africa, Nigeria, Ghana and Botswana. With an extensively researched programme providing high quality content, senior level speakers and attendees, and lucrative networking opportunities, Capacity Africa 2007 is the premier pan-African wholesale telecommunications congress.
-SATWIBB AFRICA: AFRICAN SATELLITE & WIRELESS BROADBAND CONFERENCE & VOIP FORUM
West Africa: Muson Centre, Lagos, 17-18 September 2007
Theme: "Broadband bridges across Africa: First and last mile solutions"
Local and international industry leaders will make presentations on the following topics:
Efficient bandwidth delivery mechanisms
Next Generation Networks: Selecting the right migration path
Building wireless communities
Fiber optic vs. satellite-based connectivity: Do they compete or do they complete?
DVBS2: Its role in trunking
Rural Wireless: The role of WiMAX, WiFi, CDMA and hybrid technologies
VoIP survival strategies for telcos, ISPs and cyber cafes
Build vs. buy: VoIP solutions for Africa
Providing a VoIP service over a WiMAX network
Maximising international VoIP services
The event also includes a Masterclass on Building Wireless Communities by Paul Munnery, CEO, Wireless Digital Cities, UK
- ICT AFRICA 2007
October 1-5, 2007, Kenyatta International Conference Centre, Nairobi, Kenya
ICT Africa is an annual continental information and communications technology conference addressing all aspects of ICT development in Africa. The conference is convened by NEPAD council in collaboration with the NEPAD Kenya secretariat. The 2007 event will be organized by Global Conferences, Cape Town, South Africa.
- INFRASTRUCTURE PARTNERSHIPS FOR AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT (IPAD) CENTRAL AFRICA
3rd - 5th October, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
iPAD Central Africa 2006 provides an opportunity to network directly with key partners. The event aims to facilitate regional planning and collaborations under one roof between government, the public sector and business. iPAD Central Africa 2006 is a one-stop-shop for investigating investment opportunities in DRC and the Central African region as a whole.
- The EuroAfrica-ICT initiative upcoming events.
8-9 October, Gaborone, Botswana
11-12 October, Yaoundé, Cameroon
The EuroAfrica-ICT initiative is organising its 5th and 6th awareness workshops in sub-Saharan Africa (,). These workshops specifically aim at supporting the development of a deeper and broader Scientific and Technological cooperation between the European Union and sub-Saharan Africa in the ICT sector.