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WIMAX & CDMA FORUM
24-26 April, VW Conference Centre, Midrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
The event is being supported by the international CDMA Development Group (CDG) and will include the launch of the African CDMA Forum, an industry body to represent users across the continent and facilitate knowledge-sharing.
For details of the forum log on to www.aitecafrica.com

ICT AFRICA INVESTMENT SUMMIT 2006 STRATEGIES FOR SUSTAINABLE development of ICT infrastructure in Africa
4 – 6 May 200, Intercontinental Hotel, Kigali, Rwanda
For further information contact titi@cyberschuul.com

AFNOG WORKSHOP ON NETWORK TECHNOLOGY
7 12 May 2006, Nairobi, Kenya.
Further information and application forms are available at http://www.afnog.org/afnog2006/workshop/.

VOIP WORLD AFRICA 2006
8 – 11 May 2006, Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa
For more information, contact Christinah Mazibuko on +27 11 516 4940 Or by email at christinah.mazibuko@terrapinn.co.za

OIL & GAS COMMUNICATIONS CONFERENCE: AFRICA AND THE MIDDLE EAST
15-17 May 2006, JW Marriott Hotel, Mirage City, Cairo, Egypt. The conference will bring together key leaders and experts from the oil &gas sector, end-user, community, as well as the communications industry, provider, community into one high-level discussion and networking forum. In so doing, the conference will create opportunities for companies in a major global vertical to call upon ICT solutions providers – whether based on terrestrial wireline or wirelesss, or satellite – to match their offerings more closely to the specific demands and requirements of this end-user sector.
For further information contat the Global VSat Forum by phone on +44 1727884 739 or visit www.gvf.org

GSM EAST & CENTRAL AFRICA
16-17 May 2006, Safari Park Hotel Nairobi, Kenya
Held in association with the GSM Association, Informa Telecom & Media’s2nd annual GSM East & Central Africa event is the most important conference and exhibition in East & Central Africa’s mobile industry calendar.
It will once again provide top-level decision makers with the latest information; keynote operator presentations, technology reviews, reports from financial leaders and industry analysts and new product demonstrations which will take networks and services to the next level. FREE attendance for Regional Operators & Regulators GSM East & Central Africa will provide you with the knowledge to form strategies and decisions and give you new insights into the mobile market of tomorrow.
To book your place at this event please complete the booking form at the back of your brochure and fax back to Customer Services on +44 (0) 207 017 4747. Alternatively, please telephone +44 (0) 20 7017 5506 or visit the website www.gsm-3gworldseries.com/ecafrica 

USING ICT AS A TOOL FOR INFORMATION & KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP.
Tuesday 16th Thursday 18th May 2006, Accra Ghana
The global trend points to a lot of successful examples of how businesses are using Information and Communication Technology (ICT) to enable information and knowledge management for improved results.  In order to build on the capacity of both private and public sector in developing strategies for knowledge management using ICTs.
For further information contact aitec@africaonline.com.gh

ELA E-LEARNING AFRICA 2006
May 24 26, UNCC, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
1st International Conference on ICT for Development, Education and Training For further information please visit www.elearning-africa.com

VOIP AFRICA 2006
05-09 June 2006, Table Bay Hotel, Cape Town, South Africa
VoIP Africa 2006 will be IIR's second African forum focusing on the crucial, and interrelated, topics of VoIP and Interconnection. Last year's event was hugely successful, attracting more than 150 participants from across the African continent and beyond.
Download the full programme at http://www.iir-events.com/IIR-Conf/page.aspx?id=1572
For more information contact Wendy Bell wbell@iir-conferences.com

HIGH SPEED ACCESS TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE
20 22 June 2006, CSIR Convention Centre, Pretoria, South Africa
For further information contact  Chimwemwe Kainja,  on Tel 011 669 5017 or by mail at Chimwemwe.kainja@iqpc.co.za

GLOBAL EVENT ON DOMAIN NAMES AND ADDRESS SYSTEMS ON THE INTERNET
24 June 2006, Palais des Congrès of  Marrakech, Morocco
The French and Moroccan Chapters of ISOC have joined effort to organise the annual meeting of the Global Event on domain Names and address assignment on the Internet. The main objectives of this meeting are: a) to make it possible for Morocco, and for Africa in general, to get more involved in the spreading of the use of the Internet by the the public at large; b) to sensitize national as well as regional institutions to the stakes involved in Intenet governance.
For further information visit www.misoc.ma

TELECOMS AND INVESTMENTS 2006
4-6 July , 2006 at Sheraton Hotel & Towers, Abuja Nigeria.
For further information please telephone:+234 9 671 8799, Fax:+234 9 413 9293, Cell:+234 803 563 9927
Website: http//www.telecomsandinvestments.com
Email: info@telecomsandinvestments.com

STORAGE CONTINUITY INFOSECURITY AFRICA 2006
10 14 July 2006 Sandton Convention Centre, Sandton, Johannesburg
For further information please see http://www.terrapinn.com/2006/sciza/

EXPLOITING IT FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Conference on Information Technology and Economic Development (CITED2006)
July 21-23, 2006, University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana
For further information see www.information-institute.org/cited/

10TH ANNUAL CONTACT CENTRES WORLD AFRICA
28th 31st August 2006, Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa
Effective strategies for excellence in call centers
For further information visit http://www.terrapinn.com/2006/ccwza/

THE 4TH ANNUAL CTO FORUM 2006
4th – 6th September 2006, London
This year’s Key Focus Areas are on realising the socio-economic benefits of mobile communications, policy making to encourage competition, regulating for mobile success, incorporating new technology to aid mobile development and generating the highest possible ARPU.
For further information visit the CTO’s website http://www.cto.int/forum06/

1ST INTERNATIONAL ICT INVESTMENT CONFERENCE FOR AFRICA
14th – 15th November 2006, Tunis, Tunisia.
Under the auspices of Secretary General United Nations Conference on Trade & Development (UNCTAD) Regarding sponsorship or delegate attendance, please contact Dan Morrissy in London on +44 207 2871326 or at dmorrissy@i-ep.com