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1st Digital African Week

​Contact:Reyna Ubeda​

The International Telecommunication Union, at the kind invitation of the Nigerian Communications Commission, is organizing the 1st Digital African Week from 27 to 30 August 2019 in Abuja, Nigeria.

The 1st Digital African Week will bring together leading specialists in the field, from top policy-makers to engineers, designers, smart city planners, government officials, regulators, standards experts, academia and others.

Discussions will be held in English and French.

Participation in the Trainings and Forums is open to anyone with an interest in topics related to smart and sustainable cities, frontier technologies, EMFs and circular economy. Participation in the events is free of charge.

The ITU-T Study Group 5 Regional Group for Africa (ITU-T SG5RG-AFR) and ITU-T Study Group 20 Regional Group for Africa (ITU-T SG20RG-AFR) meetings will be restricted to delegates and representatives from Member States, Sector Members and Associates of ITU-T SG5 and ITU-T SG20 in the African regions respectively, in conformity with clause 2.3.3 of WTSA Resolution 1 (Rev. Hammamet, 2016).