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JANUARY
30
ANNUAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY REQUEST FROM ICT ASSOCIATION - BOARD MEMBER ELECTION
January 30, 2016
Dear ICT Community,

Based on our efforts to address the varying objectives of the GTP – II period for ICT Hardware, ICT Software, ICT Services and Cross Cutting Initiatives, ICT-ET is scheduling its Annual General Meeting to hold elections of Board Members including the positions of President, Vice president, Secretary General, Assembly Chairperson and Assembly Vice Chairperson on January 30,2016 per Article 14/4 of the Association’s bylaws.

Per Article 14/1 of the Memorandum of Association, all electors and nominees need to be Full Members of the Association.

We invite all Full Members with current memberships of the association to participate in these elections which will be held on Saturday January 30, 2016 at the Association’s office.

Please send your Nominations to INFO@ICTET.ORG by December 30, 2015.

Important Dates

1. December 1, 2015- Annual General Assembly Notification to ICT Community

2. December 1, 2015 – December 30, 2015- Full Members to nominate candidates for the following positions:

A) AGM Chairman

B) AGM Vice Chairman

C) Board Member 1 - President

D) Board Member 2 - Vice President

E) Board Member 3 - Secretary General

F) Board Members (4 & 5)

G) Alternate Board Members (6 & 7)

Existing Board Members’ Profiles are provided at the following link: http://www.ictet.org/about+us.php

3. December 31, 2015 - List of Nominees to be emailed to Full Members

4. January 30 – Election of New Board Members

We encourage Full Members to actively participate in these elections and submit the Nominations of Full Members as follows:

1. Company Name

2. Nominee Name

3. Position Nominated For:

4. Brief Profile (e.g. education and professional experience)

5. Contact Email

6. Contact Phone

Please note that nominations are due by end of day on December 30, 2015.

Please let us know if any clarification is required and we look forward to hearing from you.

ICT-ET


DECEMBER
31
DIASPORA DIALOGUE IN TECH EVENT/WEBINAR
December 31, 2015
Dear ICT Diaspora Community,

With: MCIT Re: Diaspora Dialogue in Tech Event/Webinar

For: Diaspora involved in ICT

Date: December 31, 2015

Location: Online Webinar (for virtual participant) and UN ECA meeting Hall for physical participant

Time: 8:00AM – 10:30AM Addis Ababa Time

Diaspora Dialogue Agenda

8:00AM – 8:40AM , MCIT Overview including the ICT Park, MCIT Minister

8:40AM – 9:00AM , ICT-ET Initiatives and Overview of ICT Hardware, ICT Software, ICT Cross Cutting and ICT Services Working Groups and Plans ,ICT-ET

9:00AM – 9:30AM ,Investing in Tech Companies and Incubation: ShemTECH Venture Experience Sharing ,Shemelis Asefaw

9:30AM – 10:00AM ,Q and A ,MCIT

10:00AM– 10:30AM ,Closing , MCIT

This is to kindly invite all Diaspora’s to attend a workshop organized by Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (MCIT) and ICT Association Ethiopia (ICTET) which will be held Thursday December 31 , 2015

The event will give Diasporas the opportunity to know Initiatives and Overview from MCIT on ICT Hardware, ICT Software, ICT Cross Cutting and ICT Services working groups in the GTP II period and a perspective on investing on the technology sector.

We encourage you to take part in this workshop as the issues that will be discussed and presented are vital and will have consequences for the sectors development.

For physical participation, we kindly ask that you confirm your participation by sending an e-mail to info@ictet.org, ferdosina@yahoo.com For Virtual participant follow this link and test you connection ahead of the meeting : https://meet.lync.com/cimacus/david.reis/P5S60YN8 Note: please confirm your participation Best wishes, ICT-ET


DECEMBER
10
YOUTH DEVELOPERS WORKSHOP WITH THE MINISTRY OF COMMUNICATION AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY DECEMBER 10
December 10, 2015

Dear Youth Developers and Programmers,

This is to kindly invite all Youth Developers and Programmers to attend a workshop organized by Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (MCIT) and ICT Association Ethiopia (ICTET) which will be held Tuesday December 10, 2015 ( Hamus Hidar 30, 2008 Ethio. Cal.).

The event will give young developers the opportunity to showcase their products and begin an engagement process that can help facilitate needed support.

Note: if you Have a product please contact us by stating.

1. Your name

2. Your product title

3. Your product description

We encourage you to take part in this workshop as the issues that will be discussed and presented are vital and will have consequences for the sectors development.

We kindly ask that you confirm your participation either by sending an e-mail to info@ICTET.org or by calling 0922-44-77-77.

Please note that we email the venue of the workshop as soon as we receive it from MCIT and therefore it is essential that you register your participation as soon as possible.

Best wishes,

ICT-ET

Re: Workshop with MCIT on building capacity and creating linkage with Youth Developers

For: For Youth Developers and Programmers involved in ICT in Ethiopia

Date: Thursday December 10, 2015

Location: Ethiopia Hotel, Addis Ababa

Time: 8:30AM - 12:00PM Morning