We are a group of internationally reputed and award-winning Information and Communication Technology (ICT) industry analysts and consultants based in Lagos, professionally affiliated to African IT Journalists and Nigeria chapter of African ICT Media, the media caucus of African Information Society Initiative (AISI) of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA). Hence, we invite you to participate in the Nigeria Digital Sense Forum scheduled to hold in Lagos, on Thursday, November 5, 2009 at Golden Gate Paradise, Ikoyi-Lagos, as a prelude to the global annual Internet Governance Forum.
The purpose of the Nigeria Digital Sense Forum, endorsed by the Nigeria Internet Group (NIG) among others, is to act as a rallying point for Nigerian internet stakeholders in raising and addressing salient issues concerning the ICT sector with particular reference to the Internet Governance-related issues and development in Nigeria. In view of this, the Nigeria Digital Sense Forum offers stakeholders the needed platform to articulate a stand on Internet Governance and precisely to act as a preparatory forum toward the Internet Governance Forum holding in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, from November 15-18, 2009, for the country.
The keynote address on the proposed theme, â€˜Internet Governance â€“ Creating Opportunities for All Nigeriansâ€™ is to be delivered by the Executive Vice Chairman of Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC).