Speakers Bill Gates and Carlos Braga keynote the confirmed programme
for the forthcoming ICTD2009 conference, to be held 17-19 April 2009
at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar: http://ictd2009.org/program.html
The 3rd IEEE/ACM International Conference on Information and
Communication Technologies and Development brings together the latest
ideas on ICTs-for-development from both technical and social science
perspectives. Alongside academic paper presentations, we have poster
sessions, workshops, panels and application demonstrations.
To register for the conference, click the "Conference Registration"
link near the top of page: http://ictd2009.confmaster.net
To obtain further details about registration, see:
Applications for fee waivers or travel support are being accepted
until February 25: http://ictd2009.org/scholarships.html (Some
funding support might be available for non-presenting participants,
with priority to applicants from developing countries.)
Early registration before February 28: US$200 General / US$150
Student. Standard registration from March 1 to April 19: US$250
General / US$200 Student.
Information about obtaining visas, hotel accommodation and other
travel needs is available at http://www.ictd2009.org/travel.html. If
you have any questions about registration, please contact:
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We hope that you will be able to join us in Doha for this exciting event.
Richard Heeks (Manchester University), Rahul Tongia (Carnegie-Mellon
Programme Committee Co-Chairs, ICTD2009