Call for papers for the ICT4AD’19 conference

Third International Conference on Information and Communication Technology for African Development, ICT4AD’19

26-28, November 2019 
Mont Febe Hotel, Yaounde, Cameroon

Theme: ICT Adoption and Implementation for African Sustainable Development 

The use of ICT in African societies may enable development as many job opportunities are offered. It is vital for Africans to take advantage of these opportunities offered by technologies to foster their development. The ICT4AD is a platform that brings together researchers, practitioners and decision makers to address African development issues.

Important dates

Submission of Papers: June 15, 2019 
Reviews Sent to Authors: July 15, 2019 
Revised Articles Due: August 15, 2019 
Notification of Paper Acceptance: September 15, 2019 
Camera-ready due date : October 15, 2019 
Conference dates : November 26-28, 2019 

Papers are solicited on all aspects of ICT for development, including, but not limited to:

1.Theoretical Aspects in Information System 
– Information Systems Modeling 
– Information System Management 
– Process modelling and discovery 
– Data modelling 
– GIS and Society 

2. Cultural Issues of ICT in Africa 
– African Digital Entrepreneurship 
– Digital and Socio-Cultural Identity in Africa 
– Indigenous Theorising in the African Context 
– Knowledge Management and Knowledge Sharing in Africa 

3. Social Issues of ICT in Africa 
– Digital Economy in Africa 
– Socio-Cultural Issues of ICT in Africa 
– Impacts (positive and negative) of ICT use in Africa 
– Critical Realism and ICT4D in Africa 
– Applications of Social Media in Organizations in Africa 

4. ICT for Digital Transformation 
– E Waste in Africa 
– ICT driven Millennium & Sustainable Development Goals Implementation in Africa 
– E-Health, Telemedicine, and Traditional Medicine in Africa. 
– E-Commerce & E-Government in Africa 
– Ethical and Legal issues in ICT 
– Digital Platform Development and Application 

5. ICT for Education (ICT4E) 
– M-learning in Africa, 
– E-learning in Africa 
– Social Media driven Learning in Africa 

6. Applied ICT projects 
– Tax collection management 
– Road safety control management 
– Medicine management 
– Learning management 
– Agriculture management 
– Human Resource Management

For more information, see the full call for papers here.

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