Mar 14 – 15, 2019
Accra Marriott Hotel
Africa/Accra timezone
Beyond Networks: Applications and Services

WACREN is organizing its 5th Annual Conference on 14-15 March 2019 in Accra, hosted by the Ghanaian Academic and Research Network (GARNET).

The theme of the conference is: "Beyond Networks: Applications and Services" with the following sub-themes.

  • Applications and Services (Cloud Services and Collaboration Tools, Trust and Identity, Cybersecurity)
  • User and Science Engagement
  • Teaching and Learning
  • NREN Business Models and Use Cases
  • Advanced Network Technologies

The conference is organized in a special context: the first to be hosted in a country connected to the WACREN backbone amidst pilots of advanced services and collaborations aimed at maximum utilisation and growth of the infrastructures.

Accra Marriott Hotel
Nkrumah Ballroom
Liberation Road, Airport City, Accra, Ghana

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).