Company Name:
Association of Women in ICT
City:
Centurion
Phone:
0837032554
Email:
awict01@gmail.com
Industry Sector:
Consulting
Region:
Africa
Number Employees:
0
Synopsis:
The Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) calls for speedy transformation in the Information & Communication Technology (ICT) sector. The future is increasingly digital, yet women are under-represented in this high-growth sector of the economy. They are less likely to take up studies in this field and are much less represented in the ICT job market and business opportunities.
Keywords:
Automation, connection, cloud computing, nanotech, IOT, 3D printing, system integration. Participate in the ITU Women and Girls in ICT programme. Intensive programme for selected SMMEs within ICT sector aimed at providing unique opportunities to upscale and fast-track the participation of women in the mainstream economy through joint ventures.Ensure Internet access for economically disadvantaged people or those with disabilities, covering areas such as hardware, software, distribution and best practices. Help rural Libraries in SA to embrace the Digital Age in partnership with the Department of Communications. The majority of the libraries do not have computers.Share ideas and make recommendations on ICT policies of the public and private sector.
Company Profile:
The Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) calls for speedy transformation in the Information & Communication Technology (ICT) sector. The future is increasingly digital, yet women are under-represented in this high-growth sector of the economy. They are less likely to take up studies in this field and are much less represented in the ICT job market and business opportunities.
Nature of Business:
Consulting, Non Profit Company - Association
Target Industry Sectors:
Agriculture (see also Agribusiness), Automotive industry, Broadcasting, Computer industry, Construction industry, Defense industry, Education industry, Electrical power industry, Energy industry, Film industry, Financial services industry, Health care industry, Information industry, Insurance industry, Internet, Manufacturing, Mining, News media, Petroleum industry, Public utilities industry, Publishing, Real estate industry, Software industry, Technology industry, Telecommunications industry, Transport industry, Water industry, World Wide Web
Geographic Coverage:
Africa, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga, Western Cape, Limpopo, Eastern Cape, Free State, North West, Northern Cape