I.T. OPEN DAY ORGANISED FOR SENIOR HIGH SCHOOLS IN ACCRA, GHANA
An Information Technology Open Day has been organised by the Ghana-India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in ICT young people in the High Schools to learn critical thinking skills, computing, proper of use of the Internet and social media as well as IT career opportunities.
Students and faculty from the Department of Mathematics at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in Kumasi have visited the Ghana-India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in ICT(AITI-KACE) for their annual educational tour.Students and faculty of the Maths department interacted with faculty at the Centre, toured the facility and learned about the supercomputing resource at the Centre and how it could be accessed for research.The team at the Centre's Secured Server room interacted with student on issues including System security, Networking, Cloud computing etc.
The Director-General, Ghana-India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in ICT (AITI-KACE), Dorothy Gordon, has urged organisers of app competitions to institute a 30% quota for women from all entries received. She made these remarks at the second edition of the MTN Apps Challenge awards night.
Christened the big debate, an event to guage levels of consumer knowledge, preferences and satisfaction of internet services in Ghana has been held at the Ghana-India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in ICT (AITI-KACE).
A panel discussion on the recent implementation of regulations to ensure all networks use uniform short codes has come off in Accra at the Innovation Month 2014 hosted by the Ghana-India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in ICT (AITI-KACE).
A panel of eminent Ghanaian educationists, speaking at the Innovation Month 2014 (iMonth2014) event, have adviced policy makers, institutions, and stakeholders in Ghana's education sector to be innovative and take advantage of the benefits of Open Educational Resources (OER's).