President Kagame is in Doha, Qatar where he is expected to attend the 5th Qatar IT Conference and Exhibition (QITCOM 2019) hosted by the Qatar Ministry of Transport and Communication, under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, the Emir of Qatar.
Themed “Safe Smart Cities”, QITCOM 2019 features an edition of the Smart City Expo in partnership with Fira Barcelona, the organizer of the international benchmark event, Smart City Expo World Congress.
Attended by over 300 technology exhibitors, 100 startups and 300 innovators and entrepreneurs, the gathering is a one-stop-shop for participants to showcase disruptive smart technologies and exchange next-generation knowledge.
Rwandan companies participating in the exhibition include AC Group, Ampersand, BSC, Irembo, Pascal Technology, QT Software and a youth-led recycling start-up called Wastezon.
This is Rwanda’s first time participating in QITCOM. Read more…