Third African FOSS conference heads to Senegal

By   |  February 27, 2008

Time is running out to register for Idlelo 3, the third African Conference on Free and Open Source Software and the Digital Commons. The conference will be held in Dakar, Senegal between 16 and 20 March. Previous Idlelo conferences were held in South Africa and Kenya. (Teconic covered those here and here.)

Idlelo 3 will include senior government speakers from around the continent. From South Africa, public service and administration minister, Geraldine Fraser-Moleketi, will be participating, as will be Senegalese minister of education, Moustapha Sourang, and Senegal’s public service minister Innocence Ntap.

The plenary and exhibition are to be hosted at the Université Cheikh Anta Diop (UCAD II), while the workshops and hands-on trainings shall be at Campus Numérique de la Francophonie, Dakar, Senegal.

To register for the conference go here. To apply for a fellowship go here.

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