Program of the Symposium 23 May 2019

Location: VU Main building, 10th floor, conference room HG-10A00
De Boelelaan 1105, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

9.00-9.30 Registration and coffee 

9.30 Welcome by Symposium Chairs: Victor de Boer and Anna Bon

9.40 André Baart Amsterdam Business School, Universiteit van Amsterdam: “CARPA – Tackling Responsible Production in Africa with Crowdsourcing”.

10.10 Lia van Wesenbeeck – Director of the Amsterdam Centre for World Food  Studies: “Tackling World Food Challenges” 

10.40 Hans Akkermans – Professor of Business Informatics: Digital Humanism and ICT4D.

11.10 Poster session and student pitches during coffee break

11.40 Book launch of the new book about ICT4D: “Intervention or Collaboration, Rethinking ICT4D” by Anna Bon. She will present the first hardcopy version of this book to ICT4D researcher Francis Dittoh.

11.50 Jaap Gordijn, The Value Engineers “Tackling Sustainability of Networked Businesses in Rural Sarawak”.

12.20 Continuation of poster session and student pitches.

12.45 Closing of the Symposium by the Chairs.

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