The Ghana-India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in ICT (AITI-KACE) has held its annual graduation in Accra to recognise students who have successfully met all requirements for the award of their certificates within the 2014 / 2015 academic year.
Stakeholders in Ghana's E-Commerce sector have proposed education, cultural & attitudinal change and better organisation and collaboration among player as priority issues to tackle in order to move faster towards a cash-lite economy.
This session was part of activities at the annual Innovation Week (i-Week) organised by the Ghana-India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in ICT (AITI-KACE).
iWeek 2015 Hackathon Launched: Cash Prizes, Credits, Tech Support For Winners
The iWeek 2015 hackathon has been launched at the Ghana-India Kofi Annan Center of Excellence in ICT (AITI-KACE) with a call to application developers to build innovative solutions that create impact and improve processes. This year's hackathon competition will present three APIs from sponsors for developers to create and innovate with: the VOTO Mobile API, the DreamOval SlydePay API and the MPower Payment API.
The iWeek 2015 hackathon at AITI-KACE will take place from 8th to 14th of September, 2015, sponsored by Voto Mobile. All are invited to build innovative products that creates impact and improves processes. The hackathon competition will present three APIs for developers to create and innovate with, the VOTO Mobile API, the DreamOval SlydePay API and the MPower Payment API.
Airtel Ghana in partnership with the Ghana-India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in ICT (AITI-KACE) will launch the maiden edition of the Airtel App Challenge scheduled on August 5, 2015 at AITI-KACE ( 2nd Avenue Ridge or Haile Selassie / King Hassan intersection)
Startups Advised To Go Into Business For The Right Reasons
Startups, small businesses and entrepreneurs have been advised to start businesses with the aim of meeting needs and solving problems instead of focusing on money.
Alex Bram Adjei, Chief Executive Officer of SMSGH gave this advice when he spoke at the July edition of Technology Transformation Seminar (TTS) held at the Ghana-India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in ICT.
The Director-General of the Ghana-India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in ICT (AITI-KACE) Dorothy Gordon has indicated that Africa needs to achieve a critical mass of digital literacy in order to reap the full benefits of the ongoing digital revolution. She made these remarks at the opening of the Africa Mobile and IT Expo 2015 held in Accra.-Ends-
Youth Leaders Encouraged to Build Mobile Apps That Meet Needs
Some 30 youth leaders have been encouraged to use their skills to develop mobile applications which solve existing problems in their community.
This was contained in an address by the Director-General of the Ghana-India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in ICT (AITI-KACE) at the end of the first phase of the 4-month training in mobile applications development at AITI-KACE.