eI4Africa Workshop

eI4Africa Workshop
past over 3 years ago

Starts: Wednesday, 19 March, 2014 09:00am

Ends: Wednesday, 19 March, 2014 06:00pm

Event Details

The workshop is organized by the West and Central African Research and Education Network (WACREN) and the UbuntuNet Alliance with the support of SIGMA ORIONIS (France) and all the eI4Africa consortium partners. It is co-hosted by the Center for Atmospheric Research (CAR), an activity centre of the Nigerian National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA), and the Eko-Konnect Research and Education Initiative.

The workshop’s main objectives are to:

  • Enhance collaboration among West-African and European scientists
  • Raise awareness on the regional research and education networks and their transformative potential
  • Propose alternate means of conducting research and delivering services
  • Demonstrate the relevance of e-Infrastructures and advanced networks
  • Provide a forum for discussions and debates on recent development and perspectives in the field

For more details, see the tentative agenda here.