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4th International Workshop on ICTs for Development: Mainstreaming the Marginalized, May 14, 2024, Islamabad – Pakistan

By: INIT
 Wednesday, February 21, 2024

The Inter Islamic Network on Information Technology in collaboration with Ministry of Information Technology & Telecommunication, Government of Pakistan, COMSATS University Islamabad and ICT4D Collective is convening “4th International Workshop on ICTs for Development: Mainstreaming the Marginalized” on May 14, 2024 at Islamabad, Pakistan

This Workshop is dedicated to harnessing ICTs for the development of marginalized communities in OIC Member States. It aims to bridge the current gap in ICT provision for education, particularly for the marginalized, elderly, and disabled individuals who have been isolated until now. Through interactive sessions, including presentations, panel discussions, and open floor debates, the Workshop seeks to address crucial topics such as accessibility policies, government support, and infrastructure availability. It emphasizes disseminating knowledge to uplift the most affected individuals through ICT implementation. The workshop contributes to evaluating human resources in marginalized communities, integrating ICTs to enhance their quality of life. It supports indigenous capabilities, self-sufficiency, and effective institutional structures, fostering collaboration among stakeholders for strategic ICT programs.

Registration for Nominees and Speakers for the Workshop is free. All interested are requested to fill the Registration Form and send it to tnaeem@comsats.edu.pk or init@comsats.edu.pk, along with professional contact details. Last date of registration for the Workshop is May 10, 2024.

The Brochure of the Workshop and Registration Forms (for Nominees and Speakers) are attached in the link below.


Brochure
Registration forms for Speakers
Registration forms for Nominees


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