2nd International Symposium "Perspectives on ICT4D"

Bon, A. (Chair), de Boer, V. (Chair)

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Description

After the first very successful “Perspectives on ICT4D” Symposium in Amsterdam with over 100 international participants in May 2014, we organize a second one – like last year also as a special event as part of the ICT4D master course in Amsterdam. The central theme for this year is: Data 4 Development. Big & Open Data is hot in western advanced countries, but how is it in the developing and emerging world? International speakers will highlight recent issues, trends and debates regarding ICT4D, from a wide range of experiences, angles, and scientific disciplines. The Symposium aims to elucidate key questions surrounding ICT4D, including: What are successful approaches to ICT4D? What is the role of ICT in the broader context of development? Can ICT4D research contribute to real impact?
Period22 May 2015
Event typeConference
Conference number2
LocationAmsterdam, Netherlands
Degree of RecognitionInternational

Keywords

  • Connected World