Organized by: National Computer Board (NCB) Entrance is: FREE
The National Computer Board (NCB), operating under the aegis of the Ministry of Technology, Communication and Innovation, is organising ICT Expo 2015 at Kendra Shopping Mall, Saint Pierre on 6 and 7 June 2015.
The National Computer Board (NCB), operating under the aegis of the Ministry of Technology, Communication and Innovation (MTCI), has so far organized 6 editions of ICT Expo with the aim to create more awareness on emerging technologies and to bring ICT closer to the rural communities. In the past, ICT Expos were held at the following places:
Bel Air Social Welfare Centre (April 2014) : 1,500 visitors.
Goodlands, Farmers Service Centre (July 2013) : 4,500 visitors.
Rose Belle, Centre du Vieux Moulin (April 2013) : 4,500 visitors.
Riv. du Rempart Youth Centre (August 2011) : 7,500 visitors.
Riv. des Anguilles Community Centre (August 2011) : 5,000 visitors.
The objectives of the ICT Expos are to:
Create awareness on emerging technologies
Bridging the digital divide in rural areas
Sensitize on the potential applications of ICT and choice of technology
Sensitize on career opportunities in the ICT sector (ISDP)
To promote and encourage ICT literacy
Bring Government services closer to the people
Introduce access to Internet (Cyber Caravans)
Dates and Venue
ICT Expo 2015 will be held at Kendra Shopping Complex at St Pierre on 6 and 7 June 2015. The opening function will take place on Saturday 6 June 2015 at 10h00. The chief guest for the opening ceremony is the Hon. Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, Minister of Technology, Communication and Innovation.
The opening days and hours of the event are as follows:
Saturday 6 June 2015: 11.00 hrs to 19.00 hrs
Sunday 7 June 2015: 09.00 hrs to 15.00 hrs
Entrance is free of charge. Around 7,000 people are expected to visit the event.
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