By Toneo Tonderai Rutsito
Zimbabwe through the Ministry of Information Communication Technology, Postal & Courier Services will this week on the 3rd of April at HICC be hosting a public sector ICT forum where knowledge will be shared with International achievers in the sector.
The Vice president of Zimbabwe Hon Joice Mujuru will officially open the event.
The ZimbabwePublic Sector ICT Forum 2014, in collaboration with Huawei Technologies Co.Ltd, which is a leading global ICTcompany from China will be turnin the lights on for this year`s Public Sector Forum. Participants will be drawn from OPC, all Ministries, and State owned enterprises (SOEs).
Huawei will invite ICT experts to share their successful stories from all over the world, with particular focus on Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), so as to enable delegates to extend their knowledge on how to leverage ICT for socio-economic development.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd is a world’s leading telecommunication and ICT solution provider serving 45 of world’s top 50 telecom operators. Their product and solutions are benefiting 1/3 of the world’s population. With the joint effort of their 150,000 employees in more than 140 countries, they have made themselves a Fortune 500 company with annual sales revenue standing at 39.4 billion USD in 2013.
From the local office in Zimbabwe Huawei has engineers and technicians who give dedicated support to various service and product requirements, like Optical transmission network, Switching network, and Turn-key project solutions etc. At present Huawei is a strategic partner to Netone and Telone.Huawei setup GSM wireless and CDMA networks for local telecom operators: GSM wireless and transmission network to Netone, and CDMA access and transmission network to Telone.
here is the full time table of the event.