IST-Africa 2007 Conference & Exhibition

09 - 11 May 2007, Maputo, Mozambique

Keynote Presenters

Keynote presentations will focus on strategic issues related to African-European research co-operation as well as eHealth, eInfrastructures, Technology Enhanced Learning and ICT Skills, ICT for Environmental Risk Management, ICT for Networked Enterprise, eGovernment & eDemocracy and ICT for Inclusion.

Keynote speakers already include:

- Professor Dr. Eng. Venâncio Massingue, Honourable Minister of Science and Technology, Mozambique

- Ms Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi, Honourable Minister of Communications, Science and Technology, Botswana

- Dr. Olivia Muchena, Honourable Minister of Science and Technology Development, Zimbabwe

- Prof Peter Mahamudu Msolla, Honourable Minister for Higher Education, Science and Technology, Tanzania

- Dr. Tomaz Salomão, Executive Secretary, Southern African Development Community (SADC)

- Mr Peter Zangl, Deputy Director-General, DG Information Society and Media, European Commission, Belgium

- Dr Phil Mjwara, Director-General, Department of Science and Technology, South Africa

- Ambassador Mr. Markku Kauppinen, Embassy of Finland, Mozambique

- Dr. Pascoal Mocumbi, High Representative, European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership, Netherlands

- Professor Sospeter Muhongo, Executive Director, ICSU Regional Office for Africa, South Africa

- Professor Dr. Eng. Lidia Brito, Eduardo Mondlane University, Mozambique

- Ms Isabel Neto, The World Bank Group, Mozambique

Venancio Massingue, MST, Mozambique

Minister Venson-Moitoi, MCST Botswana

Dr. Tomaz Salomao, SADC

Peter Zangl, European Commission

Dr Phil Mjwara, Director-General, DST South Africa

Pascoal Mocumbi, EDCTP

Professor Sospeter Muhongo, ICSU Africa