ICT4D Conference

15 – 18 May 2017
Hyderabad, India

The ICT4D Conference brings together thought leaders from around the world to explore how innovation in technology is making a measurable difference in millions of people’s lives.

This year the focus is on using data to accelerate achievement of the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals – creating a healthy, prosperous and just world. Don't miss this hands-on opportunity to contribute your experience, ideas, and solutions.

The top themes of the plenary sessions:

Monday, 15 May: The impact of digital transformation on development
Tuesday, 16 May: Innovations in data visualization and analytics
Wednesday, 17 May: Enablers and barriers to open data sharing
Thursday, 18 May: Frontier solutions and their contribution to meeting the Sustainable Development Goals


Plus, choose sessions from eight parallel Conference Tracks:

  • Agriculture & Environment
  • Health
  • Education & Livelihoods
  • Disaster Management
  • Digital Financial Inclusion
  • Partnerships & Collaborative Solutions
  • Data-driven Adaptation & Strategy
  • Executive Session (Wednesday, 17 May)

The conference program also includes:

  • "Birds of a feather" sessions gathering like-minded attendees to network and exchange ideas in an informal setting
  • Press event with representatives of regional and international media, ICT4D publications
  • Exhibit hall demonstrating the latest product innovations and services
  • Map gallery illustrating results from development initiatives

For more information visit the official website of the ICT4D Conference.

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