25-28 May 2015, Dakar, Senegal

BID Learning Network Design Collaborative Meeting

The BID Initiative invites BID Learning Network (BLN) country partners to join its design collaborative meeting from the 25th to the 28th of May, 2015 in Dakar, Senegal. The meeting will bring together multiple African countries from West, East, and Southern Africa to:

  1. Receive updates on current Logistics Management Information Systems (LMIS) activities in select countries and identify opportunities and challenges for designing appropriate LMIS systems in the African context.
  2. Apply the common requirements for logistics systems as a way to structure:
    1. Systems analysis, including identification of gaps in requirements, and the framing of country specific system requirements for logistics management.
    2. A design for an appropriate system for logistics management.
  3. Review essential activities in acquiring an eLMIS for each specific country.
  4. Identify immediate next steps for participants post-meeting within agreed timeframes.

NOTE: This meeting is by invitation only. If you are interested in getting involved with the BID Initiative, please join our Google Groups to voice your ideas and join our discussions.