The event, ITU Telecom World 2018, is the metaphorical wind which is aimed at small medium and micro entrepreneurs' wings to enable them to fly just as high as the established players in the industry. This is possible with some good ideas, a vision and some help which can be found at this event. This will take the whole South Africa forward and make us a goal which the rest of the continent will want to stive to.
The South African government’s national Digital Society SA strategy aims to position the country as a significant player in the development of ICTs throughout the value chain, accelerate uptake in all socio-economic sectors, increase inclusion, and transform the country into a fully digital society.
The ICT SMME Development Strategy works in parallel to facilitate the growth and entry of small, medium and micro enterprises (SMMEs) into the ICT sector, with a particular focus on youth and women entrepreneurs, to drive job creation, innovation and socio-economic growth