Somaliland ICT Conference 2020 14 – 15 November, 2020 Watch Teaser Register Now Shaping Somaliland’s Digital Future #SLICTC2020

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The 2nd ICT Conference In Somaliland
About #SLICTC2020

Somaliland ICT Conference 2020

Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (MICT) has initiated first annual Somaliland ICT Conference (SLICTC 2019).
The SLICTC 2019 was an opportunity to bring together Somaliland Government, ICT professionals, academics, policy makers, educational institutions, telecommunication companies, and ICT businesses. It facilitated discussion on how the ICT sector can be improved in order to create an enabling environment that can build appropriate sustainable solutions for long-term national development.
The conference in this year will focus on the role of ICT in the development of government sectors including education, health, finance and business sector.
This concept note outlines the SLICTC 2020 background, objectives, participants, conference outreach, key organizers, implementation modality, sponsors packages, themes and conference outcomes.

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Themes to Discuss

eGovernment

FinTech

eHealth

Women Tech

Edu-Tech

Days
Two days of top-level content from leading brands, embracing and presenting cutting edge technologies.
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Attendees
The Conference will bring together Government officials, policymakers and regulators, Telecom, Fintech companies, Technology Solutions providers, ICT Consulting firms etc.
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Speakers
We pride ourselves on curating the best possible agenda for our audience and welcome proposals for excellent keynotes from industry leaders.
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Director Level & Above
The conference agenda will present a series of expert keynotes, interactive panel discussions and solution-based case studies.
What you will Listen

Agenda

  • 8:00 AM — 8:45 AM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Registration and Networking
    Registration and Networking
  • 8:45 AM — 9:00 AM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Opening Remarks
    • Ali
      Eng. Ali Abdillahi Dahir
      DG, Ministry of Information and Communication Technology.
  • 9:40 AM — 10:20 AM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Keynote Speeches
  • 9:00 AM — 9:10 AM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Keynote Speeches
    Keynote Speeches
    • Dr Mohamoud
      Dr. Mohamoud Yousuf
      President, University of Hargeisa
  • 9:10 AM — 9:20 AM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Keynote Speeches
    • Pro Saleban
      Prof. Saleban Ahmed Guleid
      President
  • 9:20 AM — 9:30 AM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Keynote Speeches
    Keynote Speeches
    • Adna
      Drs. Edna Adan Ismail
      President, Edna University
  • 9:30 AM — 9:40 AM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Keynote Speeches
    Keynote Speeches
    • Abdiwhaab
      Abdiwahab Mohamed Maah
      Corporate Communication Director, Telesom
  • 9:40 AM — 9:50 AM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Sponsors Speech: GTS
    Sponsors Speech: GTS
    • Khaled
      Khaled Muhumed Sheikh
      General Manager, GTS
  • 9:50 AM — 10:00 AM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Welcome Remarks
    Welcome Remarks
    • abdiwali
      Dr. Abdiweli Sh. Abdillahi Suufi
      Minister of Information and Communication Technology.
  • 10:00 AM — 10:10 AM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Welcome Remarks
    Welcome Remarks
    • Minister
      Mr. Omer Ali Abdilahi
      Minister of Health and Development
  • 10:10 AM — 10:20 AM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Official Opening Speech:
    Official Opening Speech: The President of the Republic of Somaliland
    • Saylici
      H.E. Abdirahman Abdillahi Ismail (Saylici)
      Vice President
  • 10:20 AM — 10:50 AM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Coffee Break
    Coffee Break & Touring of Exhibition Stands
  • 10:50 AM — 11:20 AM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Presentation: Localization of ICT knowledge
    Director of Institute of Languages, Gollis University
    • User
      Prof. Abdirahman Guri-barwaaqo
      Director of Institute of Languages, Gollis University
  • 11:20 AM — 11:40 PM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Presentation: The rebuilding of a country: The role of GIS in Somaliland
    Managing Director, GEOSOL
    • User
      Eg. Ibrahim Yousuf Isse
      Managing Director, Geosol
  • 11:40 AM — 12:00 PM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Showcases
    Showcases
  • 12:00 AM — 1:40 PM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Lunch & Prayer
    Lunch & Prayer
  • 1:40 PM — 2:40 PM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Panel discussion: empowering and sustaining of ICT local talent of Innovations
    Panel discussion: empowering and sustaining of ICT local talent of Innovations
    • mubarik ibrahim
      Prof. Mubarik Ibrahim Aar
    • abdirashid
      Abdirashid Ibrahim Abdirahman
      DG, Mesaf
    • User
      Dr. Aidarus Mohamed Ibrahim
    • User
      Khadar Eidle Ibrahim
      Youth Program Manager OXFAM
  • 2:40 PM — 3:00 PM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Panel discussion: Software Development Industry: Covid 19 software solutions
    Panel discussion: Software Development Industry: Covid 19 software solutions
    • User
      Eng. Hussein Muse Ibrahim
      Lead Software Engineer, GTS
  • 3:00 AM — 4:00 PM
    In Front of Grand Haadi Hotel
    Coffee Break
    Exhibition, Prayer, Networking & Coffee Break
  • 8:00 AM — 8:30 AM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Registration
    Registration & Networking
  • 8:30 AM — 9:00 AM
    Hodaalle 1
    Presentation: Ethics and Social media
    Presentation: Ethics and Social media
    • User
      Sh. Maxamuud Sh. Axmed Dalmar
      Media Expert
  • 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Penal Discussion: Covid-19: Consequences & Opportunities for Somaliland ICT Sector
    Penal Discussion: Covid-19: Consequences & Opportunities for Somaliland ICT Sector
    • Khaled
      Khaled Muhumed Sheikh
      General Manager, GTS
    • User
      Ahmed Muse Muroud
    • User
      Eng. Ahmednasir Hassan Haji
    • adnan
      Adnan Dahir Muhumed
      International Relation Manager, Telesom
  • 10:00 AM — 10:30 AM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Coffee Break
    Exhibition, Networking & Coffee Break
  • 10:30 AM — 10:50 AM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Presentation: Somaliland a nation in transformation: How the emerging technology is shaping our future
    Presentation: Somaliland a nation in transformation: How the emerging technology is shaping our future
    • Jama
      Dr. Jama Muse Jama
      Director, Hargeisa Cultural Centre
  • 10:50 AM — 11:10 AM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Presentation: Voice Verification in Humanitarian Project
    Presentation: Software Development Industry: Covid19 Software Solutions
    • User
      Eng. Ali Omer Basir,
      Telesom
  • 11:10 AM — 11:30 AM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Presentation: Importance of Data Protection
    Presentation: Importance of Data Protection
    • Hamse
      Eng. Hamse Hayer
      Director, Global ICT Institute
  • 11:30 AM — 11:50 AM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Presentation: 21st Century skills and 4th generation industry
    Presentation: 21st Century skills and 4th generation industry
    • User
      Dr Mohamed Jama Madar
      Director, Hikma Foundation
  • 11:50 AM — 12:10 PM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Q & A
    Q & A
  • 12:10 PM — 2:00 PM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Prayer & Lunch
    Prayer & Lunch
  • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Penal Discussion: Somaliland e-government Progress: challenges and Opportunities.
    Penal Discussion: Somaliland e-government Progress: challenges and Opportunities.
    • User
      Abdirahman Muse Abdi
    • User
      Eng. Sahardid Ahmed Ali
      Director of ICT, MICT
    • User
      Dr. Adam Ismail Hassan
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      Prof. Mustafe Ismail Eleba
      Dean of Computer Science at UOH
  • 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Coffee Break/Prayer
    Coffee Break/Prayer
  • 4:00 PM — 4:15 PM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Conclusion Remarks
    Conclusion Remarks
    • Ali
      Eng. Ali Abdillahi Dahir
      DG, Ministry of Information and Communication Technology.
  • 4:15 PM — 4:30 PM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Closing Remarks
    Closing Remarks
    • abdiwali
      Dr. Abdiweli Sh. Abdillahi Suufi
      Minister of Information and Communication Technology.
  • 4:30 PM — 4:40 PM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Closing Ceremony Speech
    Closing Ceremony Speech
    • Saylici
      H.E. Abdirahman Abdillahi Ismail (Saylici)
      Vice President
  • 4:40 PM — 5:00 PM
    Grand Haadi Hotel
    Award Distribution & Closing Ceremony
    Award Distribution & Closing Ceremony
Who you will meet

Speakers include

President Muse
H.E. Muse Bihi Abdi

President of the Republic of Somaliland

Saylici
H.E. Abdirahman Abdallahi Saylici

Vice President of the Republic of Somaliland

abdiwali
Dr. Abdiweli Sh. Abdillahi Suufi
Minister of Information Communication and Technology
Ali
Eng. Ali Abdillahi Dahir
Director General

Ministry of Information Communication and Technology

Minister
Mr. Omer Ali Abdilahi
Minister of Health Development
Khaled
Khaled Muhumed Sheikh
General Manager, GTS
Abdiwhaab
Abdiwahab Mohamed Maah
Corporate Communication Director, Telesom
Grow with us

Our Sponsors

A unique opportunity to promote your company, product, service to a group of Government officials , policymakers and regulators, Telecommunication companies, Fintech Companies, Technology Solutions providers, ICT Consulting firms, Legal experts, Academicians, Journalists, ICT Start-up Innovators and Training Centers, NGOs and Development Organizations, World Bank Group and other ICT stakeholders.

The Conference Organizers team has designed several packages that will provide a range of benefits that can strengthen the sponsor institutions image, presence and enhance visibility during the event. The sponsorship packages will offer you as sponsor the opportunity to:

  • Differentiate your institution from other competitors in the market
  • Increase your brand visibility.
  • Access to all networking functions providing a social and enjoyable environment to meet with all conference attendees and presenters.
  • Introduce and highlight your latest products and services
  • Message conveyance.
  • To promote their products and services through ICT magazine to be produced by the Ministry.
BRONZE SPONSOR
$ 3000

One (1) Delegation to attend the Conference

Sponsorship signage displayed at the conference.

Solutions Showcases

All days
SILVER SPONSOR
$ 5000

Two (2) Delegations to attend the Conference.

Sponsorship signage displayed at the conference

Solutions Showcases

All days
GOLD SPONSOR
$ 7000

Three (3) Delegations to attend the Conference.

Sponsorship signage displayed at the conference

Big Discussion Panel

Front line space (booths)

Award

Solutions Showcases

All day
PLATINUM SPONSOR
$ 10000

Four (4) Delegations to attend the Conference.

Sponsorship signage displayed at the conference

Front seats

Speak at an Executive Session

Big Discussion Panel

Front line space (booths)

Award

Solutions Showcases

all days

Event Organizer

MoCT

Platinum Sponsor

GTS

Gold Sponsor

Telesom

Bronze Sponsors

Geosol

Event Partners

SomSite

Media Partners

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Event Tickets

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Ends Friday 12 November 2020.

The Venue

Grand Haadi Hotel

Grand Haad’s Hall will offer an awe-inspiring experience in comfortable chairs.