The Africa mobile and ICT Expo will bring together investors and stakeholders in the ICT industry to exhibit, discuss and identify investment opportunities which will provide solutions to societal challenges, and propel socio-economic transformation at a faster pace.
The three-day event being organised by Coasters Company Limited in partnership with the Ministry of Communications will run from June 7th to June 9th in Accra at the Accra International Conference Center.
Please note that though it is a free event you need to register to receive a name tag upon arrival. click here for registration Information.
I’ve been following the speakers and exhibitors closely on social media for some months now and here are my predictions for this years event. You won’t want to miss this.
Virtual reality is the next big thing. It features the user having a simulated illusion of a different reality. In short you’re In Accra but the glasses makes you see Kumasi as though you’re there in person.
3D printing is the latest technology in industry, medicine and food all over the world. The printer brings digital drawing to life by printing with its 3 dimensional ordinates. Yes it’s that cool. Come meet Micro-P Laboratory.
These bamboo bikes have been around for some time. The metallic frame of the typical bicycle is replaced with local bamboo branches. This bicycle model has sold all across the world and you wouldn’t want to miss it.
The company that made the Bamboo bikes will be exhibiting their bamboo mobile phone speakers. They managed to amplify the sound of phone speakers with bamboo branches and no electronics.
Condom vending machine made by the Creativity Group and Kumasi Hive.
Besides planes, birds and witches, there is an autonomous machine called a drone that flies. Usually quad propelled, light weight and remote controlled. Some models have a camera attached to them for aerial cinematography.