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iWeek 2016

  • Category: News
  • Published: Friday, 12 August 2016 10:25

iweek2016

iWeek, South Africa’s leading annual Internet industry conference celebrates its 15th Year of existence at the Wanderers Club, Johannesburg, South Africa from 19 - 23 September 2016. This is such an auspicious occasion as co-hosts ISPA and INX-ZA look back on the enormous changes that have taken place in the industry since that first small gathering in 2001.

iWeek brings together all of South Africa’s major Internet organisations for a series of presentations, panel discussions, workshops, training sessions and social events.

A number of partners are supporting iWeek 2016 by facilitating content or hosting events, including AFRINIC, FID/IDEA, FPB, ISOC-Gauteng, ISOC-ZA, WAPA, Wi-Fi Forum SA, ZACR and ZADNA.

Make sure that you register early. Make participation this year a MUST!

The conference is free to attendees.

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FID/IDEA will be taking part in iWeek 2015

  • Category: News
  • Published: Thursday, 27 August 2015 10:25

iweek 2015

iWeek is South Africa’s leading annual Internet industry conference, and has been held each year since 2001.

iWeek brings together all of South Africa’s major Internet organisations for a series of presentations, panel discussions, workshops, training sessions and social events. The iWeek co-hosts are:

  • Internet Service Providers’ Association (ISPA)
  • Internet Exchange – South Africa (INX-ZA)
  • ZA Central Registry (ZACR)

In addition, a number of partners are supporting iWeek 2015 by facilitating content or hosting events, including:

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Foundation for Internet Development Appoints Board Members

  • Category: News
  • Published: Tuesday, 19 August 2014 11:41

The Foundation for Internet Development (FID) has recently appointed four board members who will FID's entrepreneur development mandate to the next level.

Press release by the Foundation For Internet Development

24 June 2014

"FID aims to consolidate the Enterprise Development efforts of the ICT industry. There has already been tremendous interest in FID's objective of uniting the ICT industry's efforts to develop resources and skills in accordance with Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment," said Octavia Kumalo, FID Managing Director.

The Foundation for Internet Development was formed by ZA Central Registry, ISPA, WAPA and ISOC-ZA to provide a mechanism for ICT industry players that want to make a meaningful contribution in terms of Enterprise Development, but do not have the capacity, nor the platform to do so themselves.

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ICT Training through Partnership with ISPA

  • Category: News
  • Published: Tuesday, 19 August 2014 11:34

The training has had a very real impact on the lives of the participating teachers and on their learners. In many cases, the teachers run after-hours classes for other teachers and students at their schools, as well as for their local communities, passing on the skills they have acquired even further.

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