Mobile Telecommunications Limited is a mobile telecommunications company in Namibia providing cellular access. It is the largest mobile operator in Namibia with over two million active subscribers. MTC was established in 1994 and was the only cellular provider in Namibia at that time.
We’re proud to say that we use the power of entertainment to enrich lives. We achieve this goal through showcasing compelling local and international stories, which bring people together around a shared passion. As Africa’s leading entertainment company, we create and secure the rights to phenomenal content from all over the world. This gets delivered through our Direct To Home (DTH), Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) and online video entertainment services. Our entertainment platforms – DStv, GOtv, Showmax and DStv Now – are a hub for approximately 14 million people across 50 countries. Through Irdeto, we‘re a world leader in digital platform security for video entertainment, video games, connected transport and IoT connected industries.
AVM offers an extensive selection of products for high-speed broadband connectivity and smart home networking. With the FRITZ! product range, AVM is a leading manufacturer of broadband devices for DSL, cable, LTE (4G) and fiber optics in Germany and Europe. Our Smart Home products, based on wireless LAN, DECT and powerline standards, ensure an intelligent and secure home network. Thanks to the FRITZ!OS operating system, FRITZ! products are intuitive and easy to use. Regular free updates provide new functions for greater convenience and increased security. FRITZ! is the leading brand for home networking in Germany. Since it started out in Berlin in 1986, AVM's focus has been on developing secure, innovative products for broadband connections in-house.
Our commitment to our stakeholders is to be the best and most successful distributor in our region. We strive towards this goal by being the most valued channel for our partners and by contributing to the growth and profitability of our shareholders, staff, vendors, channel partners and their customers. Our mission is to create value through excellent service, incremental efficiency realisation, demand generation, relevant skills, and access to markets. We provide offerings to our resellers which include our vendor relationships, relevant skills, access to credit, training and business development.
Business Connexion Namibia, while being a registered Namibian company, forms part of the International Group of Business Connexion South Africa and was also the first Namibian IT company to form a partnership with a local BEE company.Comparatively by international standards, Namibia is a small business environment but this does not detract from the fact that our clients demand the latest in technology and the best professional service we can provide. Therefore, the company has to be extremely diverse to meet all requirements and is capable of providing solutions and services covering a wide range of IT requirements.
The Communications Regulatory Authority of Namibia, established by the Namibian Communication Act on 18 May 2011 with the mandate to regulate postal and telecommunication services. It merged the former Namibia Communications Commission.
We are a truly Namibian company, providing information and communication technology (ICT) services to corporate Namibia. Our long-term objective is to sustain a Namibian business which makes positive contributions to all our stakeholders. Our vision is guided by Namibia’s national development plans, namely Vision 2030, the National Development Plan (NDP) 5 and the Harambee Prosperity Plan (HPP) of the Republic of Namibia.
Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. is a Chinese multinational technology company that provides telecommunications equipment and sells consumer electronics, including smartphones, headquartered in Shenzhen, Guangdong, China. The company was founded in 1987 by Ren Zhengfei.
Standard Bank is one of Namibia’s oldest companies. The banks original vision was to understand its customers better, have people with strong knowledge of local business conditions and to do a better job of connecting borrowers with lenders. This vision created the platform for the kind of bank it would become and qualities on which its customers and clients would come to rely.
MTN Group is a leading emerging markets mobile operator which is at the forefront of the technological changes sweeping the world. We invest significantly in advanced communications networks, connecting more than 203,8 million people in 22 countries across Africa and the Middle East. In the past five years alone, our capital expenditure has exceeded R130 billion in the countries where we operate. In pursuit of our vision to lead the delivery of a bold, new Digital World to our customers, and our mission to make our customers' lives a whole lot brighter, we leverage the talent of our 25 424 employees to offer innovative products and a quality customer experience. We recognize the value of diversity within a group with a solid organizational culture. Working with integrity, we value our relationships with the communities in which we work, our customers and employees, our shareholders and the media, governments and regulators, as well as suppliers and business and industry partners. We recognize the importance of these stakeholders, among others, in the sustainability of our business.
The Namibian Broadcasting Corporation is the public broadcaster of Namibia. It was established in 1979, under the name South West African Broadcasting Corporation.
PowerCom has been in operation since 2007 and became a subsidiary of Telecom Namibia Group in October 2013. Since its acquisition, the principle nature of business changed from a mobile telecommunications operator to an ICT infrastructure and equipment provider.
Schoemans Technologies (PTY) Ltd is a newly formed company operating under the umbrella of Schoemans. Schoemans Technologies is a joint venture company that combines 53 years of excellent service delivery to Namibia, with 25 years’ experience in Information Communication Technology and Utilities, backed by world renowned companies and products in the ICTU industry. Schoemans Technologies makes use of best-of-breed products for their solution orientated approach. It is one of the main contributing factors to our quality and reliable solutions.
Telecom Namibia Ltd is a telecommunications service provider operating in Namibia. It is the national telecommunications operator, established in August 1992 and wholly owned by the Government of the Republic of Namibia.
Syntex Technologies (Pty) Ltd is a Namibian ICT company that excels at solving complex business and systems problems using proven process and latest technologies. We consistently demonstrates our ability to identify and deliver on the promise of the best technological solution based on best practices and international standards. Syntex Technologies offers complete end-to-end services and solutions to its clients. Our project management processes include change management, business process re-engineering and knowledge transfer.
BI-Dynamics is a technology company that specializes in the provision of professional ICT Consultancy and technical Services.
We are specialists in everything tech including:
Software and App Development
Data Warehousing and Data Mining
Business Intelligence Services, Business Process, Development & Mapping
Multimedia, Graphic Design & Marketing Management
FNB Namibia Ltd. provides a full range of banking services to individuals, while FNB Business and RMB Namibia offer services and solutions that meet the needs of enterprises - both large and small - throughout the country. Our extensive countrywide branch and automated teller machine (ATM) networks, as well as self-service channels such as FNB Namibia Online Banking, Cellphone Banking & FNB App sites ensure that you have access to your accounts around the clock.
Investing in the community and future of our country is a priority. The FirstRand Namibia Foundation Trust is the vehicle through which we support non-profit organisations and institutions working towards the development and empowerment of the broader community.
Purpose-built and ready to protect, Forcepoint is driven by an understanding of human behavior and
intent. Our innovative technology, decades of experience and clear vision help solve critical
security issues to protect employees, business data and IP.
We offer a systems-oriented approach to insider threat detection and analytics, cloud-based user
and application protection, next-gen network protection, data security and systems visibility. It’s
a new approach to cybersecurity never seen before.
And as technology and users’ needs evolve, we are constantly looking to expand our offerings while staying true to our core in protecting the human point.Through our 20 years of frontline experience, proactive and context-based technologies, and data-centric, integrated solutions, Forcepoint enables better decision-making and more efficient security at the human point for more than 20,000 government organizations and enterprises world-wide.
Headway was founded in 2011 as a proudly Namibian company providing ICT consultancy services to corporate Namibia. The business is owned and managed by previously disadvantaged Namibians. We offer a variety of services to our customers including Consulting and Training. In addition, with a core staff of experienced professionals and a team approach to our consulting projects, Headway is able to offer product agnostic and objective consulting service with focused on elevating ICT to the level of a strategic enabler within organisations. Through this, we have developed an extensive track record in Namibia servicing both the public and private sectors, ranging from the biggest to the smaller organisations.
As one of the leading national news and information institutions, New Era Publication Corporation, a wholly-owned publishing corporation of the Government of the Republic of Namibia, is committed to providing an objective and factual information service to various readership groups, within its authorising environment. The Corporation, established in terms of the New Era Publication Corporation Act, No1 of 1992, publishes newspapers as well as providing content online and on various mobile platforms. New Era is the flagship English daily national newspaper, and Kundana, a weekly national national newspaper published in the indigenous language of Oshiwambo.
Paratus is multi-national organisation firmly rooted in Africa.
The name Paratus is derived from Latin and used in phrases such as semper paratus and in omnia
paratus, loosely translated as "always prepared" and "in all things prepared".
Paratus has established a prolific Africa network largely independent from other network carriers.
Although the development of its own infrastructure is a key component of business growth, Paratus believes that no organisation operates in isolation, and has thus established a symbiosis with strategically selected partner carrier networks to deliver a world-class collaborative pan-African network.Every interaction with the organisation is characterised by a sharp focus on the customer experience. Through a network of employees, wholly committed to delivering business value, Paratus provides next-generation converged telecommunications solutions to its clients. With a physical presence in Angola, Botswana, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa and Zambia, Paratus provides connectivity services to more than 20 African countries.
Proef is currently headquartered in Windhoek, offering to the market solutions in the areas of
Telecommunications, Energy and IT, specifically customized to this market.
At Proef, we know that we’re living in an increasingly complex and dynamic world. The ability to
adapt constantly has become a key competence for us to deliver services suitable to the needs
of the future.
In this process of transformation and progress, we are the trusted partner of our clients, we present innovative and tailored solutions to the challenges we face in the main sectors of activity - Telecom, Power, Cities & Territories and Corporate.
Shine Technologies Solutions (PTY)Ltd is a Namibian Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) Company and Monitoring Services. The firm was established in 2011 and was founded in response to the nation’s need for better monitoring services and increased innovation in the local ICT sector.
The company deals primarily in the following key areas:
ICT Hardware & Software Supply and Repair
Documents Management Systems
ICT project management and consulting
Integrated ISO Management System
ERP and BI Solution
ICT Server Infrastructure, Disaster Recovery and Storage
Network and Cabling
Hundreds of Information and Communication Technology, (ICT) experts and institutions will converge in Windhoek for the 6th National ICT Summit scheduled to take place from the 7th – 9th October 2019. The Summit will be held under the brand “Accelerating Digital Transformation”.
The Summit creates a platform for the ICT industry to discuss trends and challenges facing the industry globally and in the country. ICT industry players use this platform to showcase their ICT solutions and services.The Summit also exposes the youth to latest ICT trends and affords them the opportunity to also present their latest innovations and inventions.
This Summit will define the roadmap for development and effective integration of technology, as well as the agenda for growing ICT for an inclusive society.It will position ICT as a vital tool in achieving Government’s main national priorities of economic growth and development towards the goals of poverty eradication and shared prosperity for all Namibians.
To create a platform for the Information and Communication Technology ( ICT) industry to discuss the trends and challenges facing the industry globally and in the country.
To encourage ICT industry players to showcase their ICT solutions as well as to expose the youth to latest ICT trends.
To be the ICT Summit for all Namibians joining hands and live up to the image of ICT for all Namibians.
To be the main catalyst in empowering Namibians to be ICT professionals to be able to unlock the full potential of technology and human capital and deliver value to the citizens, visitors and investors, so that Namibia becomes a leader in ICT development in Africa.
Below are the details of the activities planned for the 3 day summit.
Watch some videos of the previous sessions at the summit
Day 1 - 15-Oct-2018
Day 1 - 15-Oct-2018
Day 1 - 15-Oct-2018
Day 1 - 15-Oct-2018
Day 1 - 15-Oct-2018
Below are some of the moments captured at the 5th National ICT Summit hosted in October 2018
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