Panel Discussion IV: Broadband Access & Smart African Communities

  • Is homogenous digital market in Africa a Reality or Myth?
  • What are the pre-requisites for a winning strategy for implementation?
  • What business & architectural models will guarantee success?
  • What is the role of optical communication networks in provision of Smart African Cities’ essential social utilities – broadband, power, water, transport etc.
  • Should we build from scratch or use existing networks? What are the challenges and opportunities?
  • Is fibre optics the future proof technology for connected African cities?

Panel Discussion
Location: Mt. Elgon Hall Date: May 24, 2017 Time: 9:50 am - 11:30 am Dobek Pater Eng. Eric Wanjala Dr. Abiud Mulongo David Mugambi Hans Haerdtle