Within the framework of MCIT strategy empowering People with Disabilities (PWD), Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) organizes the second annual ICT for PWD conference, under the slogan “ Integration, Empowerment, Participation”, in an attempt to spread the culture of ICT in favor of the disabled people.
The conference is to take place on 2-3 April 2013. The conference is to be attended by the consultant of the Egyptian president and ministers of higher education and scientific research, as well as a number of governors.
Ambassador of the European Union in Egypt, UNESCO president, representatives of more than 14 countries and international institutions, such as the United Nations, the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and International Labor Organization are to attend the event.
An exhibition is to take place on the sidelines of the conference. More than 15 Egyptian and foreign companies are to showcase their latest inventions of software and devices empowering people with disabilities, inventions that make their lives easier.