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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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Infotech 2017 - Booking a stand
October 03, 2017

Infotech 2017 - Booking a sta ...

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 November to 3 December 2017, at SVICC, Pailles.   This year marks the 24th 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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NCB 3D Printing Service Centres
September 13, 2017

NCB 3D Printing Service Centr ...

Background   The National Computer Board (NCB) has been mandated by the Government to set up two 3D Printing Service Centres. Below is an extract of the 2017-2018 budget speech, mention is made in paragraph 63 :    “We are setting up two 3D Printing Service Centres at the National Computer Board to support manufacturing firms, university students and start-ups”   In this context, the NCB...

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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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04
Aug
Start Time:Aug 04, 2017|Category: Public

Infotech Rodrigues

The National Computer Board (NCB) and the Ministry of Technology, Communication and Innovation (MTCI), in collaboration with the Rodrigues Regional Assembly (RRA), have so far organized 5 editions of Infotech Rodrigues. The objectives of the event are to create more awareness on emerging technologies and to bring ICT closer to Rodriguans.   Infotech Rodrigues will be incorporated in the “Semaine de l’Informatique” in Rodrigues which will start on Monday 31 July 2017. ICT Week will comprise short awareness and lab sessions devoted to Technopole, Education Tour, Cyber Security, Internet of Things, Atelier Coding, Web Cup Junior and Workshop on ISO 27001 Information Security Standard Impleme ...

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01
Dec
Start Time:Dec 01, 2016|Category: Public

Infotech 2016

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 22 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 technologie ...

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05
Aug
Start Time:Aug 05, 2016|Category: Public

Infotech Rodrigues 2016 – 5th Edition

The National Computer Board (NCB) and the Ministry of Technology, Communication and Innovation (MTCI), in collaboration with the Rodrigues Regional Assembly (RRA), have so far organized 4 editions of Infotech Rodrigues. The objectives of the event are to create more awareness on emerging technologies and to bring ICT closer to Rodriguans.   The Event   Venue: Malabar   The Exhibition will be held from 5 to 7 August 2016 and will be open to the public as follows:   • Friday 5 Aug: 09:00 hrs to 15:00 hrs • Saturday 6 Aug : 09:00 hrs to 15:00 hrs • Sunday 7 Aug : 09:00 hrs to 14:00 hrs   Entrance to Infotech Rodrigues is FREE and Free Bus shuttles will be provided on Sunday 7 ...

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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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