* INET Africa Meeting 2009
18 May 2009, Cairo, Egypt
INET Africa meeting will be held together with AfNOG and AfriNIC meetings that will be held during the same week. Please note that the meeting date has been moved from the one announced on AfNOG and AfriNIC sites.
This year’s INET’s title is “IGF Sharm El Sheikh: An Opportunity to Foster Regional Internet Governance”. It is organized by the Internet Society (ISOC) and the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology of Egypt. The meeting aims at holding discussions to prepare the African Internet community for the Internet Governance Forum that will take place in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, next November. It will discuss the issues of focus of this year’s IGF with an African perspective.
* Elearning AFRICA 2009
4th International Conference on ICT for Development
27-29 May 2009, Dakar, Senegal
eLearning Africa 2009 will welcome nearly 300 speakers from 50 countries to Dakar, Senegal. The programme, which is now available on the eLA website, will feature state-of-the-art presentations and interactive workshops, together with practical demonstrations and cutting-edge debates on key issues in the field of eLearning for the African continent. A range of new initiatives will also be presented.
* Mobile Banking & Financial Services Africa
20-22 July 2009, Southern Sun Grayston Hotel, Johannesburg
Building on the highly successful inaugural event last year, the conference will again deliver timely insights into the key business, technical and security considerations that all players in the mobile banking and payments industry in Africa must address.
For more information and to book your place now, call +44 (0)20 7017
* MMT 09 - Mobile Money Transfer
26-27 October2009, Dubai.
MMT 09 is a 'must attend' event for anyone who is serious about remittances. Over 350 mobile network operators, microfinance institutions, money transfer networks, banks and technology providers will converge at MMT 09 to discuss the best ways to make money from mobile money transfer. Nowhere else in the world will you find so many MMT project leaders all gathered in one place.