Breakout Session 1: Big Data & Technology Advancements in the Energy Sector: A journey to Cleaner Energy”

11:00am - 12:30pm

About This Session

The Government has taken proactive measures to increase the levels of ICT penetration in Uganda. This includes the National Development Plan III, the digital transformation program, the National Broadband Policy and the Digital Uganda Vison. However, the uptake of internet use is still relatively low. Expert panelists shall advice on how Government and relevant regulatory bodies can reduce the costs of internet and bolster access to internet even in the most remote areas in the country. The panel shall also discuss the role of IXP regulation.