Jobs and Opportunities


* Expert for feasibility study for deploying a power line communications (PLC) network in Seychelles

he study is to design a PLC network using PUC’s electricity network, recommend the appropriate equipment for it implementation, indicated the relevant costs involved and finally show how this facility could be run commercially, from a financial point of view. Should funds be available, a small scale test of high speed Internet access on PUC’s electricity network would demonstrate that PLC is practicable.

The application deadline is Tuesday 27 May 2008.

* Gsm Roll Out Manager – Sudan

The company is looking for an individual with a bachelor degree in Civil engineering or equivalent discipline with a minimum 8 years experience in GSM Roll Out field, PMP or MBA is a plus. Arabic native speaking is a must.

* Call for proposals

SANGONeT and are pleased to announce that they will be hosting the MobileActive08 Summit. The theme of the event is “Unlocking the Potential of Mobile Technology for Social Impact”. SANGONeT and are therefore inviting practitioners, researchers and technologists to submit proposals for workshops and short talks on the topic of mobile technology for social impact, as well as to showcase products and services in the interactive SIMplace and SIMlabs - interactive marketplaces for applications and products.

The deadline for submissions is the end of June 2008.