5-7 September 2012
At the joint CPRafrica 2012 / CPRsouth7 conference in Mauritius, “CONNECTING AFRICA & ASIA: ICT POLICY RESEARCH AND PRACTICE FOR THE GLOBAL SOUTH”, Colin Blackman participated in the pre-conference workshop for young scholars and acted as a discussant.
In the pre-conference workshop, Colin ran a session on Getting selected: Writing abstracts, paper and thesis proposals. For the panel discussion, Colin commented on three papers:
1. Useful and Easy-to-Use Interactive Voice for Emergency Data Exchange -Nuwan Waidyanatha, Manoj Silva, Brenda Burrell, & Tichafara Sigauke | Policy briefs | Presentation
2. Case study of e-waste management in Kenya: Towards an e-waste management framework – Jecton Tocho & Tim Waema
3. Assessing the efficiency and effectiveness of electronic payment systems in financial institutions. The case of commercial banking sector in Tanzania – Joan Valentine