Spacecom, Improvate, and the Tony Blair Institute for Global Change would be hosting Communication Africa 2021 on January 28. The theme of the conference is Communication Africa 2021: Enabling Nationwide Digital Services.
Communication Africa 2021 is a high-level event that would focus on the social and economic progress of Africa and its communication needs. Communication Africa 2021 would highlight the needs of African countries in communications systems. It would also bring together Africa’s most influential ministers, policymakers, and global technology leaders.
The importance and benefits of satellite communications as part of an overall nationwide communications system would also be demonstrated to senior government officials and international agencies.
The former prime minister of the United Kingdom, Tony Blair, who is currently the chairman of the Tony Blair Institute for Global Change, is expected to participate in the conference. Other expected participants include ministers of communications, space and technology, health, education, and homeland security, as well as other decision-makers from across Africa and Israel, investors and global banks.
According to the statement released by Spacecom, reliable satellite communications services are essential for African development. “When it comes to the deployment of communication infrastructure that connects all areas, urban and rural, to the economic and social centres of countries, [a] satellite is the most economical solution”.
Spacecom will also be presenting a new and unique service model for African countries, as well as various models to construct satellite-based communication projects and to purchase satellite services at the conference.
About the organisers of Communication Africa 2021
Spacecom is a leading satellite communications service provider in Africa. It is also the owner of the AMOS satellite fleet that covers Africa, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. Improvate is a business networking company that connects governments and innovation companies. And the Tony Blair Institute for Global Change is a non-profit organisation on a mission to equip leaders and government for a global future.