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Africa’s innovators to showcase their talent in Nairobi

August 29, 2012 • EventsComments Off on Africa’s innovators to showcase their talent in Nairobi

All roads will be leading to Nairobi this October to witness technology at its birth. Forty of the most innovative start-ups from across Africa will come to launch their products at the DEMO Africa stage, the first ever DEMO event in the continent. DEMO Africa is the flagship initiative of the Liberating Innovation in Opportunity Nations [&hellip...

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Radical thinkers unite to spur innovation revolution

August 27, 2012 • EventsComments Off on Radical thinkers unite to spur innovation revolution

This year’s Innovation Summit aims to ignite Africa’s and South Africa’s inventive spirit over three days of inspiration, interaction and collaboration. The summit, 28-30 August in Johannesburg, will bring together a high-powered panel of local...

African Innovator Magazine launched to tell the story of Africa’s technology rise

August 7, 2012 • Events, Top StoriesComments (2)

The publishers of IT News Africa (www.itnewsafrica.com) have launched African Innovator Magazine (AIM), a quarterly magazine dedicated to the coverage of Information Communication Technology and its impact on Africa. The first edition was officially launched...

LTE Innovation Dinner a success as industry gets to grips with controversial issues

August 2, 2012 • Events, Top StoriesComments Off on LTE Innovation Dinner a success as industry gets to grips with controversial issues

No one can deny the fact that there are challenges to Long Term Evolution (LTE) network and 4G technology application and rollout in Africa – but there are clear opportunities to be realised, particularly if all stakeholders can work together. This was the...

More Ministers, universities confirmed for Cape Town Innovation Summit

August 2, 2012 • EventsComments Off on More Ministers, universities confirmed for Cape Town Innovation Summit

AfricanBrains is pleased to announce that even more African Ministers of Education, ICT, Communications and Science & Technology have confirmed their attendance at the Innovation Africa Summit taking place in Cape Town this 5-7 October. The Summit...

IT leaders to converge at East Africa Summit in September

July 30, 2012 • EventsComments Off on IT leaders to converge at East Africa Summit in September

The anticipated 2nd annual IT Leaders East Africa Summit will take place from 5 to 6 September 2012 in Nairobi; in the heart of Kenya’s esteemed capital city. The summit is produced and hosted by international business-to-business conferencing company,...

ICASA Chairperson, Zim ICT Minister, African Broadband Forum chair to speak at Innovation Dinner

July 26, 2012 • Events, Top StoriesComments Off on ICASA Chairperson, Zim ICT Minister, African Broadband Forum chair to speak at Innovation Dinner

The forthcoming Innovation Dinner, hosted by IT News Africa, scheduled for 31 July at the Michelangelo Hotel and Towers in Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa, will offer several speakers a credible platform to discuss the direction of the continent in terms of...

Innovation Dinner: MDC minister to shed light on ICT opportunities in Zim

July 18, 2012 • Events, Top StoriesComments Off on Innovation Dinner: MDC minister to shed light on ICT opportunities in Zim

Executives and decision makers from Africa’s burgeoning ICT  industry will join high profile speakers to chew the fat over several issues at the next IT News Africa Innovation Dinner, scheduled for 31 July at the Michelangelo Hotel in Sandton, Gauteng....

Conference to discuss data centre development

July 12, 2012 • EventsComments Off on Conference to discuss data centre development

The DatacenterDynamics Converged conference, taking place on 20 September at the Sandton Convention Centre, is expected to draw a strong response from those operating in the data centre space. This is the 5th successive return to Johannesburg for the...

IT Infrastructure Africa Summit set to target IT executives

June 8, 2012 • EventsComments Off on IT Infrastructure Africa Summit set to target IT executives

The 2nd annual IT Infrastructure Africa Summit will take place from 12 to 13 July 2012 at the Westin Hotel, Cape Town. Hosted by international business-to-business conferencing company, Kinetic Events, the summit will focus on IT Infrastructure challenges and...

Open Innovation Africa Summit helps plot path for Africa’s innovators

May 31, 2012 • Events, Top StoriesComments Off on Open Innovation Africa Summit helps plot path for Africa’s innovators

After an intense three days of animated discussion and debate, the second Open Innovation Africa Summit concluded with an inspiring, vibrant group of Africa’s top innovators committing to a firm path forward for innovation across the continent. The...

Samsung to sponsor SA’s first enterprise mobility forum

May 31, 2012 • Events, Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Samsung to sponsor SA’s first enterprise mobility forum

Cape Town is preparing to host the first ever Enterprise Mobility Forum in June this year. This conference is designed specifically with CIOs and senior managers in mind and will focus on delivering a comprehensive overview of enterprise mobility topics and...

Expect BIG things from the next Innovation Dinner

May 18, 2012 • Events, Top StoriesComments Off on Expect BIG things from the next Innovation Dinner

Continuing its track-record of successful Innovation Dinners, ITNewsAfrica (www.itnewsafrica.com) – Africa’s technology news leader – will host the next Innovation Dinner under the theme BIG DATA: BIG VALUE – Understanding & Unlocking the...

Airtel Nigeria to flex its tech muscle at ICT congress

May 3, 2012 • Events, Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Airtel Nigeria to flex its tech muscle at ICT congress

Leading telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria has finalized arrangements to showcase the latest data and Internet offerings on its newly upgraded 3.75G network at this year’s edition of the West African Information and Communication...

Gallery: CTO Diamond Bank, CEO Internet Solutions WA and others at Innovation Dinner Nigeria

May 2, 2012 • EventsComments Off on Gallery: CTO Diamond Bank, CEO Internet Solutions WA and others at Innovation Dinner Nigeria

IT News Africa, Africa’s ICT news leader, hosted its first Innovation Dinner outside of South Africa, in Lagos, Nigeria, on 25 April 2012. The invitation-only event took place at The Wheatbaker Hotel situated in the upmarket neighbourhood of Ikoyi, and...

Innovation Dinner Nigeria a success for financial sector

April 30, 2012 • Events, Top StoriesComments Off on Innovation Dinner Nigeria a success for financial sector

IT News Africa, Africa’s ICT news leader, hosted its first Innovation Dinner outside of South Africa, in Lagos, Nigeria, on 25 April 2012. The invitation-only event took place at The Wheatbaker Hotel situated in the upmarket neighbourhood of Ikoyi, and...