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7th IDIA Conference Program

IDIA2013 Conference
Bangkok, Thailand
1-3 November 2013

Public and private access to ICTs in developing regions

Friday 1 November 2013

 
  10:00   10:30 Registration
  10:30   10:50 Welcome address: Chulalongkorn University President
  10:50   11:15 Welcome and Housekeeping
IDIA Director; Dr Jacques Steyn
        Chair Dr Suknya Somphiboon
Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
  11:15 - 11:50 Keynote Address 1
     
        Dr Surachai Srisaracam Permanent Secretariat
Ministry of ICT
Thailand
           
        Chair Assoc. Prof. Dr. Kamolrat Intaratat
  11:50 - 12:15 Keynote Address 2
    ICT Roles on Education
        Prof. Chailerd Pichitpornchai President
Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University (STOU), Thailand
           
  12:15 - 13:30 Lunch
        Partnership Power
           
        Chair Assoc. Prof. Dr. Kamolrat Intaratat
  13:30 - 14:00 Keynote Address 3
    The psychology of ICT4D
        Prof. Duang-Kamol Chartprasert Dean: Faculty of Communication Art. Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
           
           
           
  14:00 - 15:00 Panel I
Thai Telecentre Partnership Power
        Session Chair Assoc. Prof. Dr. Kamolrat Intaratat
        -Smart Women
-Smart Community Tourism
-Smart Creative Economy & Social Enterprise
-Smart E-Class : Local & ASEAN & e-Inclusive
-Smart Channel : Community TV
-Smart Cyber Scout : Cyber Volunteer
-Smart Health
 
           
  15:00 - 16:00 Panel II
Corporate Partnership Power
        Session Chair Asst. Prof. Dr. Waralak Vongdoiwang Siricharoen
        -Smart Youth : Young ASEAN Entrepreneur : Microsoft
-Smart Academy : Intel
-Smart Technopreneur : Cisco
 
           
  16:00 - 17:00 Panel III
UN Partnership Power
        Session Chair Asst. Prof. Dr. Jirayudh Sinthuphan
        -Smart Digital Literacy : Google
-Smart Farmer : FAO
 
           
        Conference Dinner  
  18:00   20:00 Dining Hall
Communication Arts Hall of Fame
4th Floor
Faculty of Communication, Art. Chulalongkorn University
 
 

Saturday 2 November 2013

 
  8:00   8:30 Registration
        Session 1  
        Session Chair Judy Van Biljon
University of South Africa
  9:00   9:25  
1.1   Using ICT as a smart enabler of socio economic development
        Darelle van Greunen School of ICT
Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
South Africa
           
  9:25   9:50    
1.2   An integrated approach towards ICT4D
        Braam Van der Vyver
Kamolrat Intaratat
Monash University, South Africa
Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University (STOU), Thailand
  9:50   10:15    
1.3   Communication Needs and ICT Usage of Low Income, Long Distance Migrants Living in Cape Town
        Chenai Caroline Nyamarebvu
Jean-Paul Van Belle
Centre for IT and National Development in Africa
Department of Information Systems
University of Cape Town
South Africa
           
  10:15 - 10:30 Refreshments
           
        Session 2  
        Session Chair Assoc. Prof. Dr. Kamolrat Intaratat
Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University (STOU), Thailand
  10:30 - 10:55  
2.1   Mobile Phones for the Elderly: a design framework
        Tobias Van Dyk
Helene Gelderblom
Karen Renaud
Judy Van Biljon
School of Computing
University of South Africa
  10:55   11:20  
2.2   A Validated Model for Operational Monitoring of Telecentres’ Activities in a Developing Country
        Jay Pancham
Richard Millham
Prenitha Singh
Durban University of Technology, South Africa
  11:20   11:45    
2.3   Reasons of non-use: a study on Mozambican telecenters
        Sara Vannini
Isabella Rega
Simone Sala
Lorenzo Cantoni
Università della Svizzera italiana
Lugano
Switzerland
           
  11:45   12:35    
2.4   Towards a Needs-ICTD Strategy Alignment Framework
        Gugulethu Baduza
Caroline Pade-Khene
Rhodes University
South Africa
           
  12:35 - 13:30 Lunch
           
        Session 3  
        Session Chair: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Usa Biggins : NIDA
  13:30   13:55    
3.2   What do we know about Douala? Access to information in and about the biggest Cameroonian city
        Marta Pucciarelli
Amalia Sabiescu
Lorenzo Cantoni
New Media in Education Laboratory
Faculty of Communication Sciences
Università della Svizzera italiana, Lugano
Switzerland
  13:55   14:20    
3.1   Practice-driven theory: Using Bourdieu’s critical lineage in ICT4D work
        Kirstin Krauss Rhodes University, South Africa
  14:20   14:45    
3.2   Challenges and lessons learnt from community interventions – the ‘People Side’
        Alida Veldsman
Darelle van Greunen
School of ICT
Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
South Africa
  14:45   15:10    
3.3   Co-design with Communities. A Reflection on the Literature
        Salomão David
Amalia Sabiescu
Lorenzo Cantoni
New Media in Education Laboratory
Faculty of Communication Sciences
Università della Svizzera italiana, Lugano,
Switzerland
           
  15:10 - 15:25 Refreshments
           
        Session 4  
        Session Chair: Darelle van Greunen
Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
South Africa
  15:25   15:50    
4.1   Participatory re-action: reflecting on a Design-Based Research approach in ICT4D
        Izak Van Zyl
Sara Vannini
Cape Peninsula University of Technology, Cape Town South Africa,
Università della Svizzera italiana, Lugano Switzerland
           
  15:50   16:15    
4.2   Methods used in organisations in South Africa for managing multicultural Information Systems project teams: Evidence from a Delphi study
        Tom Addison
Udo Averweg
University of the Witwatersrand
eThekwini Municipality and University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa
  16:15   16:40  
4.3   A Critical Analysis Of The Uses and Gratifications Experienced By South African Users Of The Digital Doorway
        Faizah Jummai Abbas
Braam Van der Vyver
Mario Marais
Monash University, South Africa
Monash University, South Africa
Meraka Institute, South Africa
           
        Conference Dinner  
  18:00   late Details to be announced  
           
 

Sunday 3 November 2013

Visit to Telecentre in Bangkok

Meet at main entrance in front of
Faculty of Communication Art.
Chulalongkorn University

Depart 9:00
Arrive back before 13:00