The latest in Social Inclusion: Digital Literacy KPIs for Sustainable Development

Another new publication this Spring just came out: the Social inclusion academic open access journal with the special issue “Digital Inclusion Across the Globe: What Is Being Done to Tackle Digital Inequities?”. My colleagues and I wrote an article on digital literacy and the importance of key performance indicators (KPIs) …

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New publication in the Lancet: a special edition on Digital Health

I am proud to announce that the work of my colleagues and me have been published this spring (April 2020) at the Lancet’s issue on Digital Health. The title of the piece is Sub-Saharan Africa—the new breeding ground for global digital health, as a part of our DigI project in …

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“5G Network Slicing for Digital Inclusion” at IEEE COMSNETS 2018

Colleagues and I wrote a paper “5G Network Slicing for Digital Inclusion” the 10th IEEE COMSNETS – International Conference on COMmunication Systems & NETworkS, this January in Bengaluru, India. We focused on the societal challenges related to Digital Inclusion. Paper revisits the 5G mobile communication objectives, and adds the demand for 5G …

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The best dissertation award

I know this is rather a bit tardy to announce (read: a dynamic period over here), however, last month I won an award for the best dissertation in 2015! I won few awards before (once for the best short story in the literature and one for the ICTs contribution at theFaculty …

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The program for #Microposts2016 at #WWW2016 is out!

The final program for the #Microposts2016 workshop at the 25th International World Wide Web conference is ready. We’ll be in Room 520F, see you in Montreal! SESSION I 9:00 – 9:20 Welcome & Introduction 9:20 – 10:20 Invited Talk – Mihajlo Grbovic (Yahoo Labs) 10:20 – 10:30 Lightning Round – Posters 10:30 – 11:00 Tea Break with …

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CfP Updates: Extended deadline 25th January & other info #Microposts2016

The 6th Making Sense of Microposts Workshop (#Microposts2016) at WWW 2016, 11/12th Apr 2016 IMPORTANT DATES Main Track submission deadline:  ***25 Jan 2016*** Social Sciences Track submission deadline: ***25 Jan 2016*** ———————————————————————— BEST PAPER AWARD ———————————————————————— MAIN TRACK Award: £500 sponsored by the MK:Smart project (http://www.mksmart.org) SOCIAL SCIENCE TRACK Award: €300 sponsored …

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