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5th AfICTA Summit | Abuja 11.07.2017 12:00 PM 14 Days 5th AfICTA Summit | Abuja

Membership Benefits

  1.    Advocacy and Liaison with National Government in support of member initiatives
  • Promote value of ICTs in national government service delivery
  • Assist with development of e-governance strategies and policies
  • Partner in developing incubators and technology parks
  • Advise in developing appropriate tax policies
  • Advise on procurement policies to support local industry
  • Lobbying for appropriate legislation and regulations in AU & regional parliaments

 

  1. Product and Service Endorsements on a continental level
  • Endorsement of your new and other product/s
  • Endorsement of services

 

  1. Identification of Business Opportunities
  • Encouraging intra-African business opportunity MOUs
  • Share Tender databases for International bids
  • Provide advisory for International tenders
  • Network through global partners
  • Publish African news and market intelligence

 

  1. Conducting Research
  • Annual survey of African ICT Sector
  • Target reports on specific markets
  • Participate in international data collection and research

 

  1. Strengthening the African Brand
  • Participation in the UN, ICANN, ITU, ICC and other ICT events throughout the year
  • Strong promotion and support of member in-country events
  • Run Annual ICT Champion Awards
  • Generate Media Participation and Coverage of ICT issues

 

  1. Providing membership services
  • Mails on topical issues
  • Regular E-Newsletter
  • Annual Summit of members
  • Members Directory
  • Discounts for events and publications (to get the membership fees back in the shortest time)
  • ICT industry mediation and arbitration (cut down legal costs and maintains credibility of the industry by keeping matters out of court)

 

  1. Managing the URL
  • Members ICT News in the Press 
  • International Technology News
  • Member news and success stories
  • Member Directory
  • Hot links
  • Forum for African ICT Community
  • Promotion of member product and services on the web

 

  1. Opportunities in global Associations
  • Steering Committee Membership of WITSA, WEF
  • Membership of International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)
  • Membership of Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) key constituencies (e.g Business)
  • Participation in the WSIS Process

 

  1. Partnering with Stakeholders (g Universities/ Civil Society/ICT Users)
  • Providing opportunities for industry-academia synergy
  • Promoting Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
  • Promoting business-civil society engagement

 

  1. Events and Development Program
  • The Alliance organizes summits, workshops and continuous Professional development in collaboration with member national associations.