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AFRICA BUILD: 1st International Conference

AFRICA BUILD: 1st International Conference

AFRICA BUILD: 1st International Conference

AFRICA BUILD, one of the FP7 Africa Call projects, is to host its first International Conference on 25 November in Yaounde, Cameroon. [Image credit: AFRICA BUILD]

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Date: November 25, 2013
Location / Venue: Yaounde / TBC
Country: Cameroon

The first AFRICA BUILD conference will be held in Yaounde, co-located with the 4th Conference of the Cameroonian Association for Health Informatics (Société Camerounaise d'Informatique Médicale, SOCIM).

It will provide showcases targeted at attracting and informing decision makers from industry, government, education and research organizations. 

Several conferences are being organised to bring together experts, professionals, students and people interested in the topics of the project. With these conferences AFRICA BUILD aims to increase interest in these topics, attract various stakeholders and share knowledge among them.


The topics of interest for this conference include but are not limited to:

  • Biomedical Informatics tools for Health Research in Developing Countries
  • e-Learning
  • e-Health
  • Collaborative platforms for virtual health research
  • Mobile Technologies & Applications
  • Sustainability of training and biomedical Web applications in developing countries


There is no registration fee, but those wishing to attend must register by 5 November 2013. A Website will be provided soon for the registration.

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