The Faculty of IT held a consultative lunch meeting with members of the alumni and invited guests in preparation for the ICT conference to be held on 5-6 September 2014. The theme of this year’s conference is ‘Staying Ahead: Leap frogging the world though ICT’
Among the guests were William Makatiani who expressed his satisfaction with the way the Faculty was keeping in touch with its Alumni and involving them in the various activities. He suggested additional topics for this year’s ICT conference and explained that involving the industry in the conference would enrich the outcome of the event.
The Dean Dr. Joseph Orero thanked the Alumni body for its activities and William for being available to take part as well as giving his ideas on how to undertake different activities. He welcomed the input from various industry stakeholders on making the conference more beneficial to all stakeholders. He requested their participation as either presenters or sponsors for the event.
FIT Alumni Chapter Chair, Janet Mackenzie expressed gratitude for the opportunity given to her as the interim chair of the Alumni, FIT chapter. She gave additional topics for the conference and suggested amendments to the sponsorship request document. She also promised the faculty free LCD screens that will be used for the conference.
The Faculty of IT invites all who may want to partner with the university in the oncoming ICT conference to get in touch with the Local Organizing Committee
Dr. Vitalis Gavole Ozianyi