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2024 ICT4D Conference

Speaking is a great way to share your experience in advancing digital transformation and applying technology and data for humanitarian and development impact and stimulate discussion about the challenges and best practices surrounding their use.

The 12th ICT4D Conference is a cross-sectoral event that brings together presentations from different regions. The agenda will offer 80+ sessions, from high-level keynotes to hands-on training sessions, divided into three Conference tracks:

The Consortium aims to feature a diversity of voices and perspectives at the ICT4D Conference.

Speakers and sessions are selected on a competitive basis with reference to these criteria.

The Call for Speakers is open until October 30, 2023.


View the scholarship opportunities.


  • Applicants will be informed on the results from November 2023
  • If not selected to any session prior to the conference, you will still have an opportunity to share your insights as part of an ‘unconference’/ open-space session
  • All those offered a speaking slot must confirm acceptance by December 8, 2023, by paying the relevant registration fee
  • Speakers are responsible for their own travel, accommodation, and conference registration fees. Please also ensure you obtain a Ghanaian entry visa, if applicable
  • Please submit your session materials by February 29, 2024. Please use an accessible presentation format. We may make minor changes for layout and accessibility purposes


  • The 12th ICT4D Conference will be held at the Alisa Hotel North Ridge (21 Dr Isert St, Accra, Ghana)
  • All conference rooms will be equipped with a display screen, laptop, and internet connection. PA equipment will be available in larger rooms
  • Speakers are responsible for the provision of all peripheral equipment including adaptors, convertors, and cable connectors for use with any additional equipment
  • Presentations will be uploaded to the conference laptops.
  • Please ensure you upload your presentation onto our website by February 29, 2024


Location: Accra, Ghana

Dates: March 19, 2024 - March 20, 2024

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