India Africa ICT Expo 2020

about india africa ict expo

What is India Africa ICT Expo

Africa continent continues to be one of the fastest growing one in ICT and there are several avenues for growth for the ICT sector – from e-commerce and e-services, mobile technologies, applications development, and automation to becoming a regional centre for the training of ICT professionals. The African region is an important trading territory for the Indian business community and the demand of Indian goods are increasing in the African continent.

To reiterate the relationship and commitment between India, Rwanda and other African countries, TEPC, with support of the Department of Telecommunications, Ministry of Communications, Government of India, has planned to host the ‘India Africa ICT Expo & Conference’ during October 20-21, 2020. The event is being supported by the Ministry of Industry & Trade of Rwanda, as well as Smart Africa, RDB, RURA, RISA, ICT Chamber, NIRDA and RCB, all Government agencies working for the ICT sector playing a significant role in foreign investment and collaborations.

The Event will see participation of Pan-Africa countries like Kenya, Nigeria, Ghana, Egypt, Madagascar, Uganda, Mali etc on their DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION and Economic upliftment through Indian ICT solutions.

India has proven capabilities in the ICT Sector and should be a preferred destination for ICT Infrastructure requirements of high-speed broad band connectivity, Smart solutions and services for Digital enablement in the African region

The vision of a knowledge-based society is built on an edifice where IT and Telecommunications merge. Rapid technological convergence has already established a symbiotic relationship between the development strategies of IT and telecommunications. IT flourishes on the telecom-network and in turn permits modern day telecommunications to use sophisticated IT-software

The India Africa ICT Expo – with conference, exhibition pavilions, business meetings and strategies aims to promote eco-systems of Digital Transformation, and forever change the way of seeing things and doing business.


Telecom Equipment and Services Export Promotion Council (TEPC) has been set up by the Government of India to promote and develop export of Telecom Equipment and Services.

TEPC as a Council plays a critical role in furtherance of Telecom export from India and assist Indian member companies in easy facilitation of their respective exports. The Council caters to the complete Telecom Ecosystem including Telecom Hardware Manufacturing, Telecom Service Provision, Telecom Software and Consultancy. It thus represents the strength of Equipment Manufacturers, System Integrators, Service Providers, and other stakeholders in the telecom domain.

TEPC recognizes the strengths of building a design-led manufacturing ecosystem for telecom products and the Government of India is committed to further support the creation of domestic products and enable manufacturing with high domestic value-addition. India is poised for another digital revolution given the massive thrust on “Make in India” initiative & launch of “Digital India” campaign, which creates a large opportunity for innovative products and services.

For more information visit www.telecomepc.in

The Ministry of Information Communication Technology and Innovation, Government of Rwanda has a mission of addressing national priorities for economic growth and poverty reduction through development and coordination of national information technology, communication & Innovation policies, and programs as well as citizen’s empowerment.


For more information visit minict.gov.rw

Telecom Equipment and Services Export Promotion Council (TEPC) has been set up by the Government of India to promote and develop export of Telecom Equipment and Services.

For more information visit www.telecomepc.in


If you have a question or queries related to the event, please contact us.