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Launching of Microsoft's Cloud Camp
May 10, 2018

Launching of Microsoft's Clou ...

​ Launching of Microsoft's Cloud Camp, at Shagri-La Le Touessrok Hotel   ​    This event, with a hundred participants from the Middle East, Africa and Mauritius, provided hands-on experience on disruptive technologies like IoT (Internet of Things), Blockchain and Ai (artificial intelligence).   Collaboration between Microsoft and the Ministry of Technology, Communication & Innovation ...

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Web Cup Competition 2018
May 06, 2018

Web Cup Competition 2018

​   La Web Cup 2018   ​      La Web Cup est une compétition sur 24 heures non-stop, où les équipes candidates (amateurs & professionnels) réalisent un site internet.  Bravo aux lauréats de la 6e édition qui s'est tenue les 5 & 6 Mai à Ebène.     

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World Intellectual Property Day
April 26, 2018

World Intellectual Property D ...

​ ​ World Intellectual Property Day (26th April 2018 at Ebène)   The Mauritius Research Council, operating under the Ministry of Technology, Communication and Innovation, organised a workshop to sensitise and educate people on the importance of Intellectual property (IP). The theme this year was "Powering change: Women in Innovation & Creativity"  We also launched the IP HealthC...

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Launching of Open Data Portal, on the 25th April at Holiday Inn Hotel
April 25, 2018

Launching of Open Data Portal ...

​ ​ Launching of Open Data Portal, on the 25th April at Holiday Inn Hotel   Open Data is considered as the bedrock of innovation which will be the driving force of the Mauritian economy in the next few years. Opening up data-sets will go a long way towards stimulating the economy to the benefit of all economic operators, including Small and Medium Enterprises. This will also provide added bene...

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Launching ceremony of Storm Guidance's CyberSecurity & Digital Forensics Lab
April 25, 2018

Launching ceremony of Storm G ...

​​Launching ceremony of Storm Guidance's CyberSecurity & Digital Forensics Lab,  at Vivéa Business Park (Moka) - 25th April 2018.             

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30
Aug
Start Time:Aug 30, 2016

Draft Agenda SADC Cyber Security and PKI Workshop

​SADC Cyber Security & PKI Workshop ...

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01
Jun
Start Time:Jun 01, 2015

Open Data Readiness Assessment by World Bank

​Open Government Data can be conceptualized as being information, public or otherwise, which anyone is free to use, re-use and redistribute. In 2009 Open Data started to become visible in the mainstream, with various Governments (announcing initiatives towards opening up their public information. The key features of data openness are:   Availability and access: the data must be available as a whole in a convenient and modifiable form. Reuse and redistribution: the data must be provided under terms that permit reuse and redistribution including the intermixing with other datasets. Universal participation: everyone must be able to use, reuse and redistribute — there should be no discrimi ...

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08
Oct
Start Time:Oct 08, 2014

Mauritius Digital Government Summit

                                                                                                                                    Digital engagement is among the most significant factors driving business today: pushing the boundaries of traditional businesses, changing the way organisations are managed, and the way competition happens.  To this end and in line with the e-Government Strategy 2013 – 2017, the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology is organizing a Mauritius Digital Government Summit on 08 October 2014 at the Labourdonnais Waterfront Hotel, Port Louis from 09.00 hrs.  The Hon. Tassarajen Pillay Chedumbrum, Minister of ICT, will officially open the event. ...

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25
Aug
Start Time:Aug 25, 2014|Category: Training

Technical Aspects on Setting up, Operating and Administering Internet Exchange Points (IXPs) Training Workshop

The Ministry of Information and Communication Technology, in collaboration with the African Union Commission, conducted a Technical Aspects on Setting up, Operating and Administering Internet Exchange Points (IXPs) Training Workshop in Mauritius from 25th to 29th August 2014 at Cyber Tower 1, Ebene. This 5-day Workshop allowed the high level technical personnel and high level network engineers to receive hands-on training on interconnection techniques.  The participants were coached to design, implement dynamic interconnections necessary to support and maintain the technical operations between their networks and Internet Exchange Point.   At the end of the training on 29th Augu ...

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12
Jun
Start Time:Jun 12, 2014

Workshop on - From Cyber Island to Smart Mauritius

 Workshop on 'From Cyber Island to Smart Mauritius' The Ministry of Information and Communication Technology is partnering with Emtel Ltd in a number of Knowledge Series Initiatives which seek to bring together stakeholders from both public and private sector organisations for discussions regarding policy, lessons learnt, best practices, and forward thinking around emerging technologies.   The next workshop will be on the theme “From Cyber Island to Smart Mauritius” and will be held on 12 June 2014 at Cyber Tower 1, Ebène.  To achieve its ambition of joining the high income countries, Mauritius has to transform itself into a SMART economy. Today’s and tomorrow’s business environment, whe ...

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Vision and Mission

  Vision 

A well connected, knowledge-based and high income society, through a culture of innovation and the adoption of technology.
                           
 
Mission 
To provide a high speed communication infrastructure, develop a digital economy and strengthen innovation in industry by improving delivery of service as well as the dissemination of information through the optimal use of emerging technologies.
 
 

Objectives of the Ministry


  • Formulate appropriate policies and provide the necessary legal framework for the development of ICT and its optimal use across all sectors 

  • Facilitate, through the implementation of an E-Government programme, the provision of  Government services electronically anytime anywhere for the greater convenience of the public  

  • Promote and facilitate the development of the ICT sector 

  • Ensure that the ICT culture permeates all levels of the society  to bridge the digital divide to the extent possible

  • Promote the development of  ICT enabled services including e-business

 

  • Encourage the adoption of new technologies and best practices in the ICT sector

  • Promote capacity building in ICT sector

  • Promote and facilitate IT Security within Government Systems

 

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