ICT4D-related Session at mSociety 2008 Conference (Turkey)

The Mobile Life Events are a series of conferences and exhibitions that explore the influence of mobile technologies on social life.

The next upcoming event organized by mLife is The First International Conference & Exhibition on Mobile Society (mSociety 2008), which takes place in Antalya, Turkey, 18-19 September 2008. Among other topics the event covers “Mobile Development – impact of mobile technologies on social and economic development” – definitely a potential panel for ICT4D projects.

The session is chaired by Stephane Boyera, who is W3C staff, where he is responsible for “the future work on the Mobile Web in Developing Countries, and how W3C can help bridging the Digital Divide.” He is also the scientific coordinator of the EU FP7 project Digital World Forum, focusing on the use of ICT to leverage economic development in Africa and Latin America.

See also Technology events in Africa and Participatory Design for Development 2008 Workshop.

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ICT4D-related Session at mSociety 2008 Conference (Turkey)
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