SIG GlobDev Pre-ECIS 2015 Workshop, Münster -Germany

  

 

Association for Information Systems
Special Interest Group for ICT in Global Development

(SIG GlobDev)

http://www.globdev.org 

 

Program

 

SIG GlobDev 2015 Pre-ECIS Workshop

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Münster, Germany

 

ISBN: 978-0-982-6068-7-2 

Theme:

Conversations on Development: Can ICTs make a difference in Climate, Political and Health Disturbances? 


PREFACE

GENERAL CO-CHAIRS

Kweku-Muata Osei-Bryson, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA

Ojelanki Ngwenyama, Ryerson University, CA

Sajda Qureshi, University of Nebraska Omaha, USA

 

 

PROGRAM COMMITTEE

Annika Andersson, Swedish Business School. Örebro University, Sweden

David Asamoah, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology, Ghana

Arlene Bailey, The University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica

Corlane Barclay, University of Technology, Jamaica

Francis Kofi Andoh-Baidoo, The University of Texas-Pan American, USA

Richard Boateng, University of Ghana, Ghana

Irwin Brown, University of Cape Town, South Africa

Jyoti Choudrie, Hertfordshire University, UK

Marlene Holmner, University of Pretoria, South Africa

Mathias Hatakka, Swedish Business School. Örebro University, Sweden

Pamela Abbott, Brunel University, UK.

Paulo Rupino da Cunha, Faculty of Science and Technology of the University of Coimbra, Portugal

Piotr Soja, Cracow University of Economics, Poland

Ricardo Gomez, University of Washington, Seattle, USA

Shana Ponelis, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA

Sergey Samoilenko, Averett University, USA

Gamel Wiredu, Ghana Institute of Management & Public Administration, Ghana

Yingqin Zheng, Royal Holloway University of London, UK 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


SIG GlobDev 2015 Pre-ECIS Workshop

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Fürstenberghaus, Room F229

Program Overview 

Time

                                              Event

09:00 - 09:15

Opening Remarks

 

09:15 - 10:30

 

Session I: Paper Presentations

10:30 - 10:45

 

Coffee Break 

10:45 - 12:00

 

Session II: Paper Presentations

12:00 - 13:00

 

Session III: Panel Discussion

13:00 -14:00

 

LUNCH

 

14:00 -15:15

 

Session IV: Paper Presentations

 

15:15 -15:30

 

Coffee Break

15:30 - 16:45

 

Session IV: Paper Presentations

 

16:45 - 17:00

 

Social/Coffee Break 

 

End of Workshop


 

SIG GlobDev 2015 Pre-ECIS Workshop

Presentation Schedule

Session I

Chair: Arlene Bailey 

1

Cybersecurity Policy Compliance: An Empirical Study of Jamaican Government Agencies

Charlette Donalds

2

Why Poor Stay Poor? Investigation of the Microeconomic Impact of ICT in Sub-Saharan Economies

Sergey Samoilenko

3

External Factors Affecting E-Commerce Institutionalisation in Tanzania: A Test And Validation Of Small And Medium Enterprise Claims

Salah Kabanda and Irwin Brown

Session II

Chair: Irwin Brown

4

Sustainability through improving information infrastructure

Thomas Jensen

5

ICT Infrastructure and Its Impact on National Development: A Research Direction for Africa

Felix Olu Bankole

6

Exploring Dialogues on a Tablets-in-Schools Programme: A Content Analysis of Online Responses to Newspaper Articles

Arlene Bailey

 

Session III

 

            Panel Discussion: Conversations on Development

 

 

                               **** LUNCH ****


 

Session IV

Chair: Sergey Samoilenko

7

Towards Designing A Sports Knowledge Management System for Sprinting In Jamaica

Marlon Walcott & Gunjan Mansingh

8

An Analysis of the Impact of the Use of Mobile Communication Technologies by Farmers in Zimbabwe. A Case Study of Esoko and EcoFarmer Platforms

Daisy Odunze and Tawanda Mtithwa Hove

9

Theorizing Mobile Phones use for Empowerment in the Context of Social exclusion: a Framework Based on the Convergence of Sen’s CA and Bourdieu’s Theory of Practice

Kasky Bisimwa, Kevin Johnston & Irwin Brown

Session IV

Chair: Charlette Donalds

10

Challenges Of Information Systems Strategy Implementation In Public Hospitals: A South African Experience

Boroto Hwabamungu, Irwin Brown & Quentin Williams

11

Building A Decision Support System for Automated Mobile Asthma Monitoring

Chinazunwa Uwaoma & Gunjan Mansingh

12

Towards an Affordance Perspective on mHealth Usage: A Clinic-Level View

Brendon Wolff-Piggott