Mar 19 – 20, 2020
Hotel Golden Tulip le Diplomate Cotonou
Africa/Porto-Novo timezone
Digital Transformation for Development

WACREN is organizing its 6th Annual Conference on 19 - 20 March 2020 in Benin's largest city and seat of government - Cotonou, hosted by Benin Research and Education Network (RBER).

The venue is the 4-Star Hotel Golden Tulip le Diplomate Cotonou

The theme of the conference is: 'Digital Transformation for Development', with the following sub-themes:

  1. New Technologies, Innovation and 4th Industrial Revolution

  2. e-learning, Life-long Learning and Education Strategy

  3. Open Science and Open Access

  4. Ethics and Governance

The 2020 Conference coincides with WACREN's 10th Anniversary and will include a special ceremony to celebrate the occasion. 

Hotel Golden Tulip le Diplomate Cotonou
Cotonou, Benin

As has been the tradition, the Conference will be preceded by a number of important meetings and workshops including the WACREN Board Meeting, Annual General Meeting, AfricaConnect3 Project Coordination and Administration Meetings, Technical Workshops and an inaugural WACREN Youth Day (a side event dedicated to youths in the community).  

Registration for this event is currently open.