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Conference: ICT for Development (ICT4D) in China: Digital divides, empowerment strategies, and development discourses
October 3, 2013 - 09:15-October 4, 2013 - 17:30
A conference organised by the Centre for East and South-East Asian Studies, Lund University, in cooperation with the Institute of Journalism and Communication, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS).
The conference addresses issues of access, use, and significance of ICTs for social, political, economic, and legal empowerment and development in China. It discusses the strategies that different individuals, groups of people, and NGOs use to bridge divides and appropriate ICTs for empowerment and development.
Those interested to attend the conference need to register with Marina Svensson ([email protected]) before 17 September. Please note that only a limited number of seats are available.
Funding for the conference has been obtained from: The Birgit Rausing Language Programme and the Swedish Research Council funded research project Digital China.
Place: Elite Hotel, Ideon, Lund
More information here.