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ICASA hosts inaugural 5G forum meeting

Monday 6 November 2017 | 11:04 CET | News
The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) hosted the inaugural Fifth Generation (5G) forum meeting from 01-02 November. The aim is to intensify collaboration between the government, institutions of higher education, research bodies, industry players and other interested parties.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: ICASA / ITU
Countries: South Africa
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