Event Date/Time: Nov 16, 2010
End Date/Time: Nov 17, 2010
Abstract Submission Date:
Oct 16, 2010
Paper Submission Date:
Oct 29, 2010
SM Foundation Nepal is organizing International Conference on â€œ ICT for Development and Educationâ€ in order to create awareness and bring all the experts and entrepreneurs in one platform. SM Foundation is a non profit and non governmental organization.
â€¢ How does devoting more resources to ICT4D (ICT for Development) help solve development issues such as governance, health, and climate change?
â€¢ How does advancement in ICT translate into development progress in the above areas?
â€¢ How do we encourage and promote innovation in LDCs (Least Developed Countries), especially where the benefits of education are diminished by brain drain?
â€¢ How do we address problems like brain drain and other barriers to encouraging and supporting human capital investment in ICT fields?
â€¢ How do we increase absorption capacity, especially in LDCs where other development challenges have yet to be resolved?