Schedule for Day 4: Thursday, March 15

Note: The “Pulling Back the Curtain” session scheduled for 4:15p has been moved to 2:15p in Conference 3.

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9:00 – 10:15 Careers for Technologists in ICTD:  A Panel Enabling ICTD From “Within”:  Educating Technologists for Development in Africa ICTD in Latin America: a review of trends and challenges Mobiles, Social Media and Democracy Nothing is as practical as a good theory!? Considering the added value of the capabilities approach for ICT4D research and practice Distant fields, common findings? Identifying the challenges and benefits of multi-country qualitative research
10:15 – 10:45 Break
10:45 – 12:00 ICTs as an Enabler for Private Sector Development Enabling ICTD From “Within”:  Educating Technologists for Development in Africa (cont.) ICTD in Latin America: a review of trends and challenges (cont.) Mobiles, Social Media and Democracy Beyond m apps for “people like us”:  Understanding teleuse to design for development Nothing is as practical as a good theory!? Considering the added value of the capabilities approach for ICT4D research and practice
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Distant fields, common findings? Identifying the challenges and benefits of multi-country qualitative research (cont.)
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch A
13:15 – 14:15 Lunch B
14:15 – 15:45 Reflections Spirit not the letter: Making ICT work for Human Development The Human Element: People-Centered Design for Marginalized Populations Photo Elicitation techniques to support research projects in the communities. Pulling back the curtain: A unbiased look at the future of wireless versus fixed broadband access across the globe Beyond Arab Spring: theories, methodologies and case studies on new methods of government citizen interaction online
15:45 – 16:15 Break
16:15 – 17:30 The Role of ICTs in Post-Conflict Situations No Session Developing Evaluation Capacity in ICTD: Test-driving Utilization focused evaluation Photo Elicitation techniques to support research projects in the communities (cont.) Does Openness Enhance Development? Beyond Arab Spring: theories, methodologies and case studies on new methods of government citizen interaction online (cont.)
17:30 – 18:30 Closing Session
Note that Posters and Demos will be on display during all 4 conference days in Conference A and Conference B, respectively.