Africa Internet Summit (AIS) 2017 @ Nairobi, Kenya
May 21 – Jun 2 all-day

The Africa Internet Summit (AIS) is an annual, regional, multi-stakeholder ICT conference. It is the pinnacle educational and business ICT event in Africa where key players in the Internet industry can interact with the global Internet community. Launched in The Gambia in 2012, the Summit consists of seminars, workshops, tutorials, conference sessions, birds-of-a-feather (BOFs), and other forums for sharing ICT knowledge within the African region.

Click on AIS for more information on this event.

The 8th African Peering and Interconnection Forum (AFPIF) 2017 @ Abidjan, Côte D’Ivoire
Aug 22 – Aug 24 all-day

An open and inclusive forum, AfPIF focuses on developing Internet interconnection and traffic exchange opportunities by bringing together key players – infrastructure providers, Internet service providers (ISPs), Internet Exchange Points (IXPs), content producers and providers, data center operators, policy-makers and regulators, to advance the peering ecosystem in Africa.

For more information on the event, click on AFPIF2017

Forum on Internet Freedom in Africa @ Johannesburg, South Africa
Sep 27 – Sep 29 all-day

The Collaboration on International ICT Policy for East and Southern Africa (CIPESA) and the Association for Progressive Communication (APC) are happy to announce the date and location for the Forum on Internet Freedom in Africa (FIFAfrica) 2017.

This year’s edition of the Forum will held be in Johannesburg, South Africa, on September 27-29, 2017,  thus expanding the physical footprint of the Forum which has since inception in 2014 been held in Kampala, Uganda.

Visit the Forum page for more information on previous Forums and updates over the coming weeks.

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