Mobile Applications: Case Studies and Business Model Analysis

Our partner the eDevelopment Thematic Group of the World Bank is coming up with an event on Mobile Applications: Case Studies and Business Model Analysis.

From the event page:

This global event will connect specialists and practitioners from countries across four regions to share the latest World Bank study on the use of mobile applications for the health sector and the agriculture and rural development sector. A 90-minute session is scheduled for each sector.

Case studies from Haiti, India, Kenya, The Philippines and Sri Lanka will be presented.

The date for the event is Thursday, January 21 from 8:00 to 11:15 a.m. Washington time.

The event can be watched online via webcast. The Twitter hashtag is #wbmapps. Here the Facebook event page.

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Service Delivery & Electronic Identification (eID)

Just a short announcement of a new upcoming event:

The World Bank eDevelopment thematic group is holding a workshop on “Service Delivery & Electronic Identification (eID) – How National ID Cards and Other eID Applications can Improve Service Delivery” on 7 May from 8:00 to 13:30 Washington time (GMT-4).

In the context of e-government and ICT enables government transformation it deals with eID cards and other devices –

which are quickly becoming the preferred solution to ensure that government benefits are reaching the right people in a secure and cost effective manner.

The agenda with the schedule and speakers is online, there will be examples presented how eID solutions were already rolled out in several countries.

Oleg Petrov, the coordinator of eDevelopment group wrote a blopost about the eID event.

So if you have time – check it out and register here for the live stream .

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Service Delivery & Electronic Identification (eID)
was published on 01.05.2009 by Florian Sturm. It files under global
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