Conference Highlights 
 
The third edition of the ICT-BPO International Conference will be held at the InterContinental Mauritius Resort, Balaclava on 06th December 2013. 
 
Objective of the Conference
 
To provide a platform for harnessing ICT/BPO induced development strategies through dialogue, research and learning, sharing of best international practice and valuable insights, partnership building and networking with an international audience.
 
Theme
 
The thematic for this year’s edition will evolve around developing strategy for the export of ICT-BPO services and solutions to Africa and countries in the region for furthering the development of the ICT sector to the next stage of growth.
 Participants will have the opportunity to engage in high-level dialogue and experts insights on ICT opportunities and challenges. The role of policy makers will also be reviewed in terms of enabling the Information and Communication Technologies sector to upgrade towards becoming the main contributor to GDP growth. 
 
Youth Engagement Summit (YES)
 
The ICT-BPO International Conferences will be preceded by the Youth Engagement Summit (YES) on 04 and 05 December 2013. The YES Africa whose objective is to place youth at the centre of Africa’s ICT Development Agenda, is an initiative of the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology of Mauritius and is being organized in collaboration with Extensia Ltd.
 
Who Should Attend? 
    
  • Policy Makers 
  • C-Level Executives 
  • Investors 
  • Heads of Strategic Sourcing and Supply Chain 
  • Analysts and domain experts from the ICT-BPO world and Leader-IT Industry 
  • Funding Agencies/Regional & International Agencies dealing with IT
 
Why Attend? 
    
  • Learn about the attractiveness of Mauritius for doing business 
  • Assess how Mauritius can fit in your global delivery model 
  • Hear industry best practices and lessons learned from leading practitioners 
  • Seize investment opportunities 
  • Visit leading shared services and business service centres