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 CSE 590F, Computing and the Developing World, Winter 2008
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Winter 2008

The seminar meets Wednesdays, 3:30-4:20 pm.
The seminar will meet in CSE 503.
The course organizer is Richard Anderson (Anderson@cs).


The seminar will look at current work in ICTD by having participants present recent research results. In addition, there will be several outside speakers. The papers will be drawn primarily from the ICTD 2007.


DateTopicDiscussion LeadersReferences 
1/9/08Organizational Meeting, ICTD 2007 SummaryRichard Anderson  
1/16/08Information Systems Reaching Small ProducersRuth AndersonParikh et al. 
1/23/08Gender, Technology and Development: The AIR ProjectRevi SterlingSterling et al. SlidesNote: Talk will be held in CSE 403
1/30/08Warana UnwiredBrian DeRenziVeeraraghavan et al. 
2/6/08Bringing Internet to Rural ZambiaYaw AnokwaMatthee et al. 
2/13/08Digital Green: Participatory Video for Agricultural ExtensionRikin Gandhi Gandhi et al. Slides 
2/20/08Design of a Early Warning Flood Detections SystemTammy DenningBasha et al. 
2/27/08Is there a Future for Women in the Knowledge SocietySophia Huyer  
3/5/08Why Don't People use Nepali Language SoftwareJonathan PoolHall et al. Slides 
3/12/08Parental Perspectives on Computers in Rural IndiaChandrika Jayant and Rohit Chaudhri Joyojeet Pal 
The following papers look like the most appropriate ones to cover in the seminar:

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