2012 Africa-EU Cooperation Forum on ICT
The 2012 Africa-EU Cooperation Forum on ICT (an event designed for anyone with an interest in Euro-African collaborative project on ICT) will be held on 28-29 November 2012, at the Centro Cultural de Belém (CCB) in Lisbon, Portugal.
The event is organised by the EuroAfrica-P8 EU/FP7 funded project in the framework of the EuroAfrica-ICT Initiative and with the support of the National Science Foundation (FCT) of Portugal.
This major event is the fifth of a series of very successful conferences organised by the EuroAfrica-ICT Initiative under the aegis of the European and the African Union Commissions (EC & AUC).
Previous conferences include:
1: 25-26 March 2009 – Brussels, Belgium
2: 4 February 2010 – Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
3: 7-8 December 2010 – Helsinki, Finland
4: 14-15 November 2011 – Cape Town, South Africa
Organised in the framework of the Africa-EU Strategic Partnership (JAES) and hosted by the Government of Portugal through the Ministry of Education and Science (MEC), this 5th Forum edition will mainly aim at strengthening and supporting the development of cooperation on ICT research and ICT4D between Africa and Europe.