The African Society for Information & Communication Technology (ASICT) is a society pioneering and promoting the participation of information technology and allied professionals in the growth and development of ICT in Africa. The association creates a forum for addressing the multi-prong challenges of Africa through ICT-based solutions which have contextual and cultural relevance. We seek to increase the influence of IT and Allied professionals among decision-makers in Africa by using collaboration and mentoring as viable tools for promoting informed policy on national and international ICT issues.
Our membership cuts across academics, scientists, engineers, professionals, and businesses in the information technology and allied professions. Organizations and individuals who share a common interest in enabling Africa to participate as knowledge producers and not just knowledge consumers in today’s information age are welcome to join the society.
AISCT aims to provide a forum for interaction and knowledge sharing in the teaching, research and practice of ICT for Development in Africa.
To establish a global network of academics and practitioners who will participate as producers of knowledge on the teaching, research and practice of ICT for Development in Africa.