Kenya's premier television personality Ms. Julie Gichuru will lead the discussions at the Web for Development plenary. She is passionate about Web4Dev: "I see ICT changing the face of Africa as we know it. It will leapfrog Africa into the first world. It is already happening…the African renaissance is largely because of ICT."
The conference has drawn a distinguished group of speakers from around the world. They represent the latest thinking, newest ideas and cutting edge innovation in this rapidly evolving field. They are unique because they are collective experience has the common thread of using the Internet for development. Participants will have the opportunity to attend around 20 workshops and training sessions demonstrating innovative use of the Internet for development.