October 29, 2014

The eI4Africa and iMENTORS EU-funded projects are very pleased to invite you to their joint conference on “e-Infrastructures for Africa: Gateways to the Future”. Organised under the aegis of the European Commission (DG CONNECT) the conference will be held on October 29, 2014 in Brussels at the Hotel Bloom.


This major conference in the field will bring together policy and research stakeholders from both Europe and Africa, to discuss the status and perspectives of e-Infrastructures in Africa and to present the eI4Africa and iMENTORS main project outputs.

The event will feature various session types:

  • Plenary session (featuring officials from the European Commission, the African Union Commission, and internationally acknowledged e-Infrastructures experts);
  • Presentation sessions (organised around the main conference themes);
  • Discussions and debates sessions (offering participants the opportunity to actively contribute to the Conference outputs);
  • Networking sessions (aiming at facilitating additional networking opportunities).

Do not miss this unique opportunity! Mark your calendar and stay tuned via eI4Africa and iMentors! (registrations will open soon)

Stay tuned for more information coming up soon on the eI4Africa and iMentors projects websites!