Microsoft "ICTs for NGOs" Day - East London

Microsoft and SANGONeT will be hosting a one-day "ICTs for NGOs" event on Thursday, 12 May 2011 (09h00-13h00), at the Premier Hotel Regent in East London.

Participants will have the opportunity to highlight and discuss the ICT challenges and opportunities facing NGOs, and learn about new ICT applications and solutions available from Micorosoft.

As part of the programme, SANGONeT will highlight new technology offerings available to NGOs through SANGOTeCH.

Refer to the programme for the event listed below.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to learn how ICTs can be used more strategically in your NGO.

Participation is free of charge.

To register and confirm your participation, please forward your name, designation, organisation and e-mail address to Botswang Kgeledi at SANGONeT on by Wednesday, 11 May 2011.

For a map and directions to the venue, click here.


TimeTopic   Presenter
08:30 - 09:00 Registration and Networking  
09:00 - 09:10 Welcome and Introduction David Barnard, SANGONeT
09:10 - 09:30 Overview of Citizenship and the Importance of NGOs and Public Institutions  Themba Mdlalose, Microsoft
09:30 - 09:45 SANGOTeCH - Providing NGOs with Technology Botswang Kgeledi, SANGONeT
09:45 - 10:10 Use of Mobile Technology for Social Change  Matthew de Gale, SANGONeT
10:10 - 10:30 Cloud Computing  
10:30 - 11:00 Serenic End-toEnd NGO Solution  Grant van der Westhuizen, Serenic
11:00 - 11:20 ICT4D Case Study  Mymie Vos, NBI
11:20 - 12:00 ICTs and NGOs - What are rhe Challenges and Opportunities Going Forward  
12:00 - 12:15
Evaluation and Closure
David Barnard, SANGONeT & Themba Mdlalose, Microsoft
12:15 - 13:00 Lunch and Networking  

Event Start Date: 
Thursday, 12 May, 2011
Event End Date: 
Thursday, 12 May, 2011
Event Venue: 
Premier Hotel Regent, 22 Esplanade, Beachfront, East London
Event Type: 

NGO Services

NGO Services