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Souleymane Oumtanaga is the General Manager of NIC.CI, a position he has held since 1992. Oumtanaga is also a Professor at the National Polytechnic Institute Felix Houphouët-Boigny. He is also a member of the LARIT, serves as the Director of Strategic Partnerships at APTLD, and represents the African region in the ccNSO council.
Mr. Oumtanaga has served as the head of CFTIC (Training Centre for Information and Communication Technologies), EDIA (Doctoral School of Computer Sciences) and the University of Rennes. He is the initiator of many Internet-related projects in his country, such as the AI3L, the CIIXP, and IPv6 deployment in Ivory Coast.
Meetings and Workshops
He was a speaker at the Internet Governance Forum, Role of AfriNIC and IPv4 to IPv6 Challenges. and was the chair at Advanced Registry Operation Course Workshop during two sessions. He was a panelist at Worldwide NIC's co-development : "Joint initiative for an automated management"
He attended First African ccTLD Workshop, where he gave a presentation about automated Registry Systems.
He was an instructor at 2nd EURO-NF Summer School on Socio-Economic and Governance Issues.