Charley Lewis

Acting Chairperson and Councillor, ICASA, South Africa

Charley Lewis

Speaker Bio

) has extensive experience across the field of ICT sector policy and regulation, ranging from telecommunications and broadcasting to broadband and the Internet. His knowledge and expertise cover a wide array of key areas. These range from universal access and service, through the digital divide, consumer protection, quality of service, statistics, and indicators, to spectrum management and the 4th?industrial revolution.


 Regulating Telecommunications in South Africa: Universal Access and Service 



In August 2020 Dr Lewis was appointed by the Minister of Communications and Digital Technologies to serve a four-year term as Councillor at the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa and is currently serving as the Acting Chairperson. He was further recently appointed as an Adjunct Professor at the University of the Western Cape.<span class="EOP SCXW260159817 BCX9" data-ccp-props="{" 134233117":false,"134233118":false,"201341983":0,"335551550":6,"335551620":6,"335559738":0,"335559739":0,"335559740":240}"="" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; font-size: 12pt; line-height: 18px; font-family: " arial="" narrow",="" "arial="" narrow_embeddedfont",="" narrow_msfontservice",="" sans-serif;"="">