Africa Mobile and ICT Expo 2015 in Ghana

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Coasters Company Limited, the Ministry of Communications in Ghana and Samsung will hold the Africa Mobile and ICT Expo 2015 in Accra between July 29 and July 31. This conference will include “apps/software developers, programmers, tech engineers, mobile technology lovers, students, device manufacturers, telcos, regulators and policymakers, investors and enthusiasts of the ICT industry.”

There are four main components of the conference:

  • Thought-leadership conference, which includes a variety of speakers from business, mobile operators, and regulators, among others;
  • ICT job fair for youth, with a particular focus on funding for young tech entrepreneurs;
  • AppWorld, which teaches attendees to develop mobile apps, which is, again, aimed at particularly helping youth; and
  • Next generation, which exhibits products and services.

This conference is intended to help Africans take advantage of the empowering opportunities provided by ICTs.

Source: Techaafriko.com, distributed by Starr FM