CAIRO ICT 2003, CAIRO INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE CENTER (12 - 15 JANUARY 2003)
Cairo ICT 2003 starts in earnest tomorrow morning. The conference has sessions on: E-learning - strategies and policies (including a number of case studies); E-Health: Strategies and Policies of Using IT in the Medical Sector (including Dr Samir Shahin, Director of the Egyptian Tele-Medicine Network); E-Health: Using IT in Medical Applications &SHY; Success Stories; E-Access: Beyond Infrastructure &SHY; Plans and Solutions; A New Initiative: Affordable PC for Every Home &SHY; Challenges & Opportunities &SHY; Live Panel; Export Opportunities in IT Services: Value Added from Egypt (with several speakers on call centres);Wireless LANs (IEEE 802.11 Standard) and it’s Revolutionary Applications in Campus Networking; E-Learning: Regional Experiences; Policies and Strategies of ICT in Banking; E-Business in the Information Age; Smart Cards Technologies and Applications and the Free Internet Initiative: A Balance Sheet - Live Panel.
SATCOM AFRICA 2003, JOHANNESBURG (11-14 FEBRUARY 2003)
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