Third Annual SIG Globdev Workshop

Saint Louis, Missouri 
 The Hyatt Regency, St. Louis at the Arch
 Sunday, December 12, 2010

ISBN 978-0-9826068-2-7


8:30 – 8:45 am
Session I - Plenary 


Introduction to the Workshop

Room: Sterling Studio 6

Session Chair
Ted Stohr, Stevens Institute of Technology, USA

Program Co-Chairs
Ojelanki Ngenyama, Ryerson University, USA
Sajda Qureshi, University of Nebraska at Omaha, USA

 

 

8:45 – 9:45 am
Session II – KEYNOTE ADDRESS

Room: Sterling Studio 6

Session Chair
Ted Stohr, Stevens Institute of Technologu, USA 

                Uhurunet: Delivering high capacity bandwidth to Africa’s businesses, schools, communities, civil society, and governments 

Victor Lawrence, Chairman of Baharicom Holding Co. Ltd.


9:45 -10:00 am
Coffee Break 


10:00 - 11:30 am
Paper Sessions - Two Parallel Sessions 


 

10:00 – 11:30 am
Session III – Social and Human Development 

Room: Sterling Studio 6

Session Chair 
Gladys Simpson, Florida International University, USA

Devinder Thapa and Maung K. Sein, University of Agder, Norway 

Sergey Samoilenko1 and Kweku-Muata Osei-Bryson2
 1 Virginia Union University, USA; 2  Virginia Commonwealth University, USA  

Towards the collaborative design and implementation of an ICT Management
Degree in Uganda

Kirstin Krauss and Machdel Matthee, University of Pretoria, South Africa 


10:00 – 11:30 am

Session IV - Effects of ICT Innovations in Development  

Room: Sterling Studio 7

Session Chair
David Tegarden, Virginia Tech, USA

ICT Innovation in Contemporary India: Three Emerging Narratives  

Sudhanshu Rai1, Sutirtha Chatterjee2 and Suprateek Sarker3 
 1 Copenhagen Business School, Denmark; 2 Prairie View A & M University, USA; 3 Washington State University, USA 

 Salihu Ibrahim Dasuki and Pamela Abbott, Brunel University, UK

 Kurt DeMaagd, Michigan State University, USA

 


  11:30 am -12:00 noon

Session V - Panel - The Global Text Project:
An Update and Discussion of Current Issues

Room: Sterling Studio 6

Session Chair
Doug Vogel, City University of HongKong, Hong Kong

Panelists
Donald J. McCubbrey, University of Denver
Richard T. Watson, University of Georgia

 


 

12:00 -1:15 pm

Lunch
Room: Sterling Studio 6

Session VI – Panel: ICT4D Curricula

Session Chair
Maung K. Sein, University of Agder, Norway

  
 Panelists
 
Jacques Steyn, Monash University, Australia
Muhammadou M.O. Kah, The University of The Gambia
Chris Westrup, The University of Manchester, UK

Paper Sessions - Two Parallel Sessions


1:15 – 2:45 pm

Session VII - Infrastructures for Development 

Room: Sterling Studio 6

Session Chair
Felix Bollou, American University of Nigeria, Yola, Nogeria


M. Holmner1, J.J. Britz12 and S.R. Ponelis2
 1 University of Pretoria; 2 University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Sergey Samoilenko1 and H. Roland Weistroffer2
1 Virginia Union University, USA; 2 Virginia Commonwealth University, USA

Ly-Fie Sugianto, Monash University, Australia

1:15 – 2:45 pm
Session VIII - eGovernment and Culture  

Room: Room: Sterling Studio 7

Session Chair
Mathias Hatakka, Orebro University, Sweden


Shirley Gregor1, Ahmed Imran1, and Tim Turner2
1 Australian National University; 2 Australian Defense Force Academy

Jyoti Choudrie, Emeka Umeoji and Cynthia Forson, University of Hertfordshire, UK

Subhasish Dasgupta1 and Babita Gupta2
1 George Washington University; 2 California State University, Monterey Bay

2:45 -3:00 pm
Coffee Break 


Paper Sessions - Two Parallel Sessions


3:00 – 4:30 pm
Session IX – Future Directions  

Room: Room: Sterling Studio 6

 Session Chair
Harry Yulong Jin, Stevens Institute of Technology, USA 

Community Mediation and Violence Prevention through Telecentre Usage: ICTs mediating the ‘Border Line’ 

Arlene Bailey1 and Ojelanki Ngwenyama2
1 The University of the West Indies, Jamaica; 2 Ryerson University, Canada 

Luis Flores Morales and Sajda Qureshi, University of Nebraska at Omaha, USA

Jason Dedrick1, Kenneth L. Kraemer2 and Eric Shih3 
 1 Syracuse University, USA; 2 University of California, Irvine, USA; 3 Sungkyunkwan University, Korea 

 

3:00 – 4:30 pm

 Session x - Research in Progress

 Room: Room: Sterling Studio 7

Session Chair
H. Roland Weistroffer, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA

Influence of Technical and Management Capacities on the Performance of Brazilian Software Development Firms

 Valter Moreno, Jr. and José Ricardo Monteiro Pinheiro, Faculdades Ibmec-RJ, Brazil

Felix Olu Bankole1, Irwin Brown1 and Muata Kweku Osei-Bryson2 
 1 University of Cape Town, South Africa; 2 Virginia Commonwealth University, USA

Hartley Steward and Gunjan Mansingh, The University of the West Indies at Mona, Jamaica


4:30 - 4:45 pm
Coffee Break (Courtesy Commonwealth Secretariat)


4:45 -5:15 pm

Session XI -  Plenary  

Panel:  ITD Journals - Meet the Editors

Room: Sterling Studio 6

Session Chair
Sajda Qreshi, University of Nebraska at Omaha, USA

Panelists

Robert Davison, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
The Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries

Matti Rossi, Helsinki School of Economics, Finland
Information Technology for Development


5:15 pm

 End of Workshop

5:15 – 6:00 pm

 Room: Sterling Studio 6

Editorial Board Meeting

Information Technology

for Development Journal

5:15 – 6:00 pm

Room: Sterling Studio 7

ICT4D Curricula

- Informal Discussion -