The Ministry of Information, Communication and Technology in conjunction with the ICT Authority and industry players will convene an independent Multi-stakeholder ICT Innovation forum on 24th-25th February, 2015.
The event will engage stakeholders in exploring the needs of the innovation ecosystem and come up with ways to address barriers in the market.
The event will have two components:
- An ICT Innovation Forum: This will be a thought leadership and decision making forum, bringing together top echelons of decisions makers in the innovation ecosystem. This include, solution providers/innovators, academia and research institutions, government policy makers, bilateral organizations, venture capitalists, incubation labs, and ICT consumers.
- An ICT Innovation Expo: This will target technological breakthroughs in such main concern areas as manufacturing and service industry, financial inclusion, health and well-being, agriculture and agribusiness, environment, Transport, energy and water as well as education.