eGovlab chaired the eGovernment track of the 2016 IST-Africa; an annual series of Ministerial Level Technology Research Conferences, supported by the European Commission (EC) and African Union Commission (AUC). The conference focused on Information Society and ICT Policy Dialogues, International Development and Research Cooperation and Community Building with participants leading public, private, education and research organisations from 50 countries to discuss policy and share insight.