Oct 23 – 24, 2024
TBD
Africa/Mogadishu timezone

SomNOG7 Program Overview

SomNOG7 represents the latest installment in the annual conference series organized by the Somali Network Operators' Group (SomNOG). This event serves as a pivotal platform for stakeholders within the ICT sector, including professionals, policymakers, Internet service providers, academics, and others, to converge, exchange insights, and chart a course for the digital future of Somalia.

Here's a preview of what SomNOG7 has in store:

SomNOG7 Conference Highlights

   Expected attendance from diverse stakeholders across the ICT spectrum
   Engaging sessions covering a wide array of topics crucial to Somalia's digital landscape
   Networking opportunities to foster collaborations and partnerships

4 Days of Technical Workshops: October 19th - 22nd, 2024

The capacity-building aspect of SomNOG7 will be highlighted through a series of technical workshops. Spanning four days, from October 19th to 22nd, these sessions aim to enhance the skill sets of ICT professionals and aspiring graduates. Through hands-on training, participants will gain practical knowledge relevant to industry demands, thereby bolstering employability and service delivery within the sector.

2 Days of Conference: October 23rd - 24th, 2024

The centerpiece of SomNOG7 is its two-day annual conference, scheduled for October 23rd and 24th, 2024. With a focus on addressing contemporary challenges and exploring growth avenues within the ICT sector, the conference promises insightful discussions and thought-provoking presentations. Expert speakers will delve into pertinent themes and sub-themes, offering valuable perspectives on Somalia's digital transformation journey.

Venue: To Be Determined

While the overarching theme of SomNOG7 is yet to be revealed, attendees can anticipate sessions that cover a spectrum of topics, including governance, cybersecurity, infrastructure development, collaborative initiatives, and education.

Through these discussions, participants will gain actionable insights to drive positive change and propel Somalia towards a digitally empowered future.

Stay tuned for further updates on SomNOG7 as we unveil the full program agenda and theme in the coming weeks.

Starts
Ends
Africa/Mogadishu
TBD
Mogadishu, Somalia

This annual event will bring together more than 150 professionals from the ICT sector, policy-makers, Internet service providers, academics, International ICT communities, and other stakeholders to discuss current issues facing the ICT sector, development opportunities and ideas for growth.