RESELLERS ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROGRAMME (REP)
The NIRA Academy mounted the second .ng Resellers Entrepreneurship Programme (REP) for 2018 at the NIRA Office Complex, 8 Funsho Williams Avenue, Surulere Lagos on Tuesday 7th August 2018.
The REP is aimed at developing and training entrepreneurs & aspiring entrepreneurs in the Domain Name Industry. The training also provides insights into the vast opportunities that exist within the Domain Name Industry. Participants were encouraged to network with professionals within Industry. NiRA Accredited Registrars, Garanntor Nigeria and Radix Domains were present at the event.
THE 5TH NATIONAL CREDIT REPORTING CONFERENCE
On Monday, 4th
June 2018, the 2017 Nigeria Cyber Security Report was launched at Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos. This is the second edition of the Nigeria Cyber Security Report. This launch was by Demadiur in partnership with the E-Payment Providers Association of Nigeria (E-PPAN) and Serianu Limited Kenya. The presentations and deliberations gave new insights on how Cyber Security challenges can be tackled.
The report contains various articles on Home Security, Cyber Intelligence, Cyber Security trends, and Industry risk ranking, by various contributors. The theme of this edition is “Demystifying Africa’s Cyber Security Poverty Line”.
Call for Fellowships for AFRINIC-29
AFRINIC is offering fellowships for the AFRINIC-29 meeting, which would hold in Tunis, Tunisia from 26th
November 2018. The fellowship is reserved for individuals representing small organisations, universities and the media. These individuals must be actively involved in Internet operations and development or ICT policies in their countries. The fellow is expected to positively and actively contribute to IP address management awareness in the AFRINIC service region.
ICANN64 Fellowship Application Round Now Open
Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has launched the application round for applicants interested in participating in the ICANN64 Public Meeting through the Fellowship Program. ICANN64 will hold 9th
March 2019 in Kobe, Japan. The deadline to apply is 3 September 2018. Successful candidates will be announced on ICANN website https://icann.org
by the 12th
of November 2018.
The 38th GITEX Technology Week will hold 14th to 18th October 2018 at Dubai World Trade Centre. The One week will showcase the global technology and innovation. For Tech driven startups wishing to be sponsored by the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), register via the link: http://bit.ly/2uUj6Ny Registration closes by the 25th August 2018.
ICANN 63: Barcelona, Spain
Registration is open for the ICANN63 Annual General in Barcelona, Spain. The Public Meeting will take place from 20th to 25th October 2018 at the Centre de Convencions Internacional de Barcelona (CCIB).
Online pre-registration is available for all ICANN public meetings. Register Here
Date: 29th October to 3rd November 2018
Day 1- The 2018 Conference theme is "Internet Peering and Interconnection" which will enable high-value engagement between policy-makers, service providers, Internet Exchange Point operators, infrastructure and data centre providers, transit providers, Research and Education Networks, technology innovators and major Internet service consumers such as higher education institutions.
Days 2 - 5 is the annual ngNOG capacity-building workshops (running in parallel tracks) for technical hands-on details with network engineers, content managers and developers.
Please follow the link below to apply
The ngNOG secretariat can be reached via email firstname.lastname@example.org for further enquiries.