DNS Entrepreneuship Training Workshop

DNS Entrepreneuship Training Workshop, ICAAN, NITA

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

NITA to host Domain Name Service (DNS) Entrepreneurship Workshop Accra  May  3  2016. The  Internet  Corporation  for  Assigned  Names  and  Numbers (ICANN)  Africa  Stakeholder  Engagement  bureau  is  organizing  a  2-day  training workshop on DNS Entrepreneurship at the Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in IT (AITIKACE) from 19 -20 May 2016.
The  workshop  which  is  geared  at  boosting  DNS  Business  acumen  in  Ghana  has objectives of:

  • Stimulating various registries, registrars and young entrepreneurs to develop proper marketing strategies for their domains
  • Demonstrating the economic potential of domain name business especially through sharing on similar case studies with participants.
  • Encouraging registries and registrars to think about sustainability of their businesses by leveraging various marketing strategies and business models to achieve growth.
  • Share on best practices with other successful players in the business.
  • Deepening engagements of stakeholders with ICANN .

The  Workshop  will  be  organized  in  collaboration  with  the  Ghana  ccTLD  Manager, Ghana  Dot  Com  (GDC)  Limited,  and  will  be  hosted  by  the  National  information Technology Agency (NITA). The target participant are businesses planning to go into or are already doing some DNS business. The Minister of Communications, Hon. Dr. Edward Omane Boamah, will be present the keynote address and officially open the workshop. For more information about the workshop, please visit the event website;


TO REGISTER VISIT: dnsentrepreneurship.org.gh

EMAL: dnsentrepreneurship.org.gh@nita.gov.gh

TELEPHONE: +233 0303968373          


About NITA

The National Information Technology Agency (NITA) is a government agency established by an act of Parliament of Ghana to regulate the Ghana IT industry and ensure smooth uptake of technology consistent with global best practice. NITA is also the implementing arm of the Ministry of Communications and has deployed nationwide 4G LTE Internet Service to facilitate Ministries Departments and Agencies Internet access for government business.

 About ICANN

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers(ICANN) is a non-profit organization that is responsible for coordinating the maintenance and methodologies of  several  databases,  with  unique  identifiers,  related  to  the  namespaces  of  the Internet- and thereby, ensuring the network's stable and secure operation. For more information please go to http://www.icann.org