eLearning Africa 2012 is the 7th international conference fon ICT for development, education, and training. It is Africa’s largest gathering of policy & decision makers, and practitioners from education, business, and government. This comprehensive group will come together in Cotonou, Benin from May 23-May 25 to focus on eLearning and sustainability. According to the conference website, eLA2012 will focus on ” the key themes of sustainable technologies and infrastructure; eLearning for sustainable communities; sustainable change management; eLearning and sustainable resources; and sustainable economy, culture and society.” Part of the conference includes a showcase, where exhibitors can show their latest ICT products and programs.
Check it out: http://www.elearning-africa.com/index.php
Do you think this type of conference will spur ICT development in education, or is it more of a “show” and less focused on actual change?