International Symposium on ICT Education and
Application in Developing Countries (ICTES2004)

October 19-21, 2004
UNECA Conference Hall, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Connecting Ethiopia to the Future!
Organized By:  Graduate School of Telecommunication and Information Technology(GSTIT), in Collaboration with UNECA

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Keynote Addresses

“Ethiopia ICT Education and Development”
Mr. Bobak Razaian,
world Bank

Special Session: The GSTIT Curriculum Development
Chair: Dr. Demissu Gemeda,
Addis Ababa University
Prelude: The Quality Control Group

The Telecommunication Engineering Curriculum Development,
Dr. Eneyew Adugna,
Faculty of Technology, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia.

The Information Technology Curriculum Development,
Dr. Yirsaw Ayalew,
Faculty of Informatics, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia.

The Telecommunications Management (MBA) Curriculum Development,
Dr. Tilahun Teklu,
Faculty of Business and Economics, Addis Abeba University, Ethiopia.

Session V

Theme: “ICT Education, E-learning & Local Content in Developing Countries”: Part II
Chair: Dr. Tesfaye Bayou, AAU & Solatec Plc., Addis Abeba, Ethiopia

Poster Session VI

Theme: “ICT Technologies and Services for Developing Countries”
Chair: Dr. Fisseha Mekuria,
GSTIT, A.A., Ethiopia

“E-Education: Enhanced By Content Delivery Networking,”
Cynthia Kotze
Business Connexion, South Africa.

“An Exploratory Survey on the Challenges and Prospects of Wireless Telecommunication Technology in Ethiopia,”
Getne Eshete,
Regional_Manager,Northeastern Telecommunications Corporation, Dessie, Ethiopia.

“Establishing Global University System in Ethiopia”,
Takeshi Utsumi
Global University System,
Tesfaye Teshome
Debub University, Ethiopia and
Berhanu Beyene,

University of Hamburg, Germany
"GSM Wireless network planning method,”
Mr. Lin Ning,
ZTE Corporation, Ethiopia.
Multimedia Communication & Wireless Networking Technology for E--Learning in Developing Countries,
E. Staikoulas, B. Beyene
University of Hamburg, Germany.
“Intelligent Acquisition of Products and Services for Information Technology”, Woldeloul Kassa and Dawit Birhanu,
Cisco, USA.
“Strategies for Use of ICT in Educational Institutions”,
Dr. Baharul Islam
Technology Promotion Council, Consultant UNECA, AA, Ethiopia
“Survey of Current Efforts and Potentials in Application of Telemedicine in Ethiopia”,
F. Lemma, S. Atnafu, S.K. Kassegne
AAU & University of California at Irvine, USA.
  “Application of Emerging ICT in Livestock Marketing in Eastern Africa.”,
Dr. Abdi Jama
Links GLCRSP, Texas A&T University, USA.
  “HERMES: sHort EmeRgency Medical Summary,”
D. L. Janáriz, G. F. Martínez, B. Cifre
Universitat de les Illes Balears d’Innovaciò I Spain.
  “ICT Entrepreneurship in Developing Countries and Poverty Alleviation”,
Adewale Adeniyi-Kie
Information Technology Expert, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia.
  “Optimized Design of a Wireless Infrastructure for ICT enabled Education in developing Countries.”
Dr. S.K. Sarma
Dept. of CSIT Debub Univ., Ethiopia.
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