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Infotech 2018 – Booking of Stands
July 26, 2018

Infotech 2018 – Booking of St ...

​ We are pleased to inform you that the National Computer Board (NCB), operating under the aegis of the Ministry of TCI, is organising Infotech, the largest annual ICT event of Mauritius, from 30 August to 2 September 2018, at SVICC, Pailles.    This year marks the 25th edition of Infotech which has earned itself a well-recognized branding over the years, with a visitor turnout of around 100,000...

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WTISD 2018 - Enabling the positive use of Artificial Intelligence for All
May 08, 2018

WTISD 2018 - Enabling the pos ...

WTISD Workshop, 24 May 2018   Theme: Enabling the positive use of Artificial Intelligence for All   On the occasion of the World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD) 2018, the National Computer Board (NCB) in collaboration with the Ministry of Technology, Communication & Innovation and the Rajiv Gandhi Science Centre is organising a Workshop along the theme of Artificia...

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Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST) Technical Colloquium
December 05, 2017

Forum of Incident Response an ...

The Computer Emergency Response Team of Mauritius, a division of the National Computer Board operating under the aegis of the Ministry of Technology, Communication & Innovation hosted the Forum of Incident Response & Security Teams (FIRST) Technical Colloquium, a two-day event on cybersecurity for the 2nd time in Mauritius from 30th November – 1st December 2017 at the Swami Vivekananda In...

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Infotech 2017 – Live Broadcast of Opening Ceremony
November 28, 2017

Infotech 2017 – Live Broadcas ...

Infotech 2017 will be held from the 30 November 2017 to 3 December 2017 at the SVICC, Pailles   The opening ceremony of the event will be broadcasted LIVE on Wednesday 29 November as from 19:00hrs:   MBC channel 3 Facebook page – Infotech Mauritius   Opening Hours   The Exhibition will be opened to the public as follows:   Thursday 30 November 2017, 10.00 hrs to 19.00 hrs Frida...

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01
Oct
Start Time:Oct 01, 2018

Open Source Workshop

The National Computer Board is organising a two-day workshop on the 1st and 2nd October 2018 at the Conference Hall, Level 1, Cyber Tower 1, Ebene. The workshop is targeted mainly to IT Professionals in public and private institutions and will cover among others, the following: -   Session 1-An overview of Open Source Software Licensing: This session will focus on the history of the free software and open source Software movement as counter-reaction to restrictions in businesses and Copyright Law. The understanding of the basic licensing model is fundamental for understanding common Open Source licenses. Session 2- Open Source Licenses in Detail: This session will focus on an understan ...

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30
Aug
Start Time:Aug 30, 2018|Category: Public

Infotech 2018

​     Infotech 2018 Background  Since 1995, the National Computer Board (NCB) has been organising Infotech in Mauritius with the aims of creating awareness on emerging technologies, bridging the digital divide and providing a platform for local ICT operators to develop business opportunities with potential technology partners and customers. The NCB has so far organised 24 editions of Infotech. Infotech has gathered momentum over the years to become the largest annual ICT event of Mauritius, drawing a visitor turnout of around 100,000. Infotech is organised with the objectives to: ·         Provide information on developments and achievements in the ICT sector; ·         Create aware ...

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03
Aug
Start Time:Aug 03, 2018|Category: Public

Infotech Rodrigues 2018

​   Background   Following the satisfaction of exhibitors and large visitor turnout for the six previous editions of Infotech Rodrigues, the National Computer Board (NCB), operating under the aegis of the Ministry of Technology, Communication and Innovation (MTCI), is organising the 7th edition of Infotech Rodrigues, in collaboration with the Rodrigues Regional Assembly (RRA), to create more awareness on emerging technologies and to bring ICT closer to Rodriguans.   Furthermore, the RRA is organizing an ICT Week from the 1st August 2018 to the 5th August 2018 whereby several activities related to ICT will be organized including Infotech Rodrigues.   Infotech Rodrigues   The exh ...

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25
Apr
Start Time:Apr 25, 2018|Category: Non-Public

Open Data Initiative

In 2015, Government embarked on the Open Data Initiative, by developing the National Open Data Policy, and carrying out the Open Data Readiness Assessment (ODRA) with the assistance of the World Bank. Subsequently, Government approved the National Open Data Policy in April 2016 and the Open Data Readiness Assessment Report in July 2017. The main objective of the National Open Data Policy is to create economic value out of the releases of Government datasets as Open Data. Open Data is considered as the bedrock of innovation which will be the driving force of the Mauritian economy in the next few years.   Opening up datasets will go a long way towards stimulating the economy to the benefit ...

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30
Nov
Start Time:Nov 30, 2017|Category: Public

Infotech 2017

​ ​ ​1. Background   Since 1995, the National Computer Board (NCB) has been organising Infotech in Mauritius with the aims of creating awareness on emerging technologies, bridging the digital divide and providing a platform for local ICT operators to develop business opportunities with potential technology partners and customers. The NCB has so far organised 23 editions of Infotech. Infotech has gathered momentum over the years to become the largest annual ICT event of Mauritius, drawing a visitor turnout of around 100,000.Infotech is organised with the objectives to:  Provide information on developments and achievements in the ICT sector; Create awareness on emerging technologies; ...

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About NCB

   The National Computer Board (NCB) set up in 1988 is a Government agency
   mandated to spearhead the development of ICT in Mauritius. It is a para-
   statal body administered by a Board of Directors and operates under the
   aegis of the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology.
 
 

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