An Open Session at ICTD2016 chaired by Edgar Napoleon Asiimwe (Örebro University) and Kui Kihoro Mackay (ICT4D Centre, RHUL)
Devinder Thapa (University of Agder, Norway)
Caroline Wamala Larsson (Karlstad University and SPIDER, Sweden)
The International Conference on Information & Communication Technologies and Development is a research conference that explores the role of information and communication technologies (ICT) in global development. The conference reflects the multidisciplinary and multisectoral nature of ICTD work, with representation from a broad range of areas (anthropology, communication, computer science, design, economics, electrical engineering, geography, global health, information science, political science, sociology, and many others), as well as participation from academia, industry, civil society, and government.
ICTD2016, Ann Arbor Michigan will be the 8th in a series of conferences that began in 2006