Vodafone Uganda has announced that it will hold its premier Information and Communication Technology (ICT) empowerment forum dubbed “Vodafone Power Talks” in Kampala, on Friday April 24, 2015
The forum is expected to attract over 200 SME entrepreneurs, managers and ICT enthusiasts from industries including; telecoms, banking, education, media, health, engineering and medicine. The theme of the premiere forum is ICT: A World of Endless Possibilities for Your Business.
Vodafone Uganda’s CEO Allan Richardson is quoted saying;
This is a deliberate effort to create a more internet literate Uganda by proactively engaging, challenging, educating entrepreneurs on the transformative power of the internet as well differentiating our offering… Vodafone is passionate about people and what technology can do for them. As such this forum is critical to engage and learn about best practices in ICT and how these can be leveraged to empower businesses in becoming more efficient, effective and globally competitive.
Vodafone CEO further noted that the internet has turned the world into a global village and has become the universal source of information for billions of people, at home, at school, and at work. It’s therefore important that every Ugandan embraces the internet. This forum is designed to inspire majority of Ugandans to utilize the internet and related technologies to power their business to the next level of growth.