WACREN is organizing its 4th Annual Conference on 15-16 March 2018 in Lomé, hosted by TogoRER, the NREN of Togo.
The main theme of the conference is: "WACREN – Unleashing Potentials", with the following sub-themes:
i) Advanced Network Technologies and Services (SDN, Cloud services, mobility services, NOCaaS, …)
ii) Building and Strengthening User Communities (research communities, librarians, etc.)
iii) NREN Business Models and Use Cases – Experiences Around the World
The conference is organized in a special context: the rollout of the WACREN network, with the promise of dramatically changing the IT landscape in higher education and research in the region.
Authors of selected papers who are not able to get full or partial sponsorship from their organizations to attend the conference, may be supported for travel or accommodation, subject to availability of resources (for maximum one author per paper).