Organizers

General Conference Chairs

Gary Marsden, University of Cape Town

Julian May, University of the Western Cape

Program Committee Chairs

Jonathan Donner, Microsoft Research India

Tapan Parikh, University of California, Berkeley

Notes Chairs

Marshini Chetty, University of Maryland, College Park

Ulrike Rivett, University of Cape Town

Open Session Chairs

Jenna Burrell, University of California, Berkeley

David Barnard, TechSoup Global

Demo Chairs

Carlos Rey-Moreno UWC Computer Science

Showcase Chair

Bill Tucker, University of the Western Cape


Senior Program Committee, Full Papers

Jenny Aker, Tufts University

Richard Anderson, University of Washington

Michael Best, Georgia Institute of Technology

Joshua Blumenstock, University of Washington

Gaetano Borriello, University of Washington

Jenna Burrell, University of California, Berkeley

Ed Cutrell, Microsoft Research India

Vanessa Frias-Martinez, Telefonica I+D

Roxana Barrantes Cáceres, Instituto de Estudios Peruanos

Dorothea Kleine, Royal Holloway, University of London

Shirin Madon, London School of Economics and Political Science

Gillian Marcelle, University of the Witwatersrand

Judith Mariscal, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas

Joyojeet Pal, University of Michigan

Balaji Parthasarathy, International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore

Idris Rai, State University of Zanzibar

Krithi Ramamritham, International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore

Roni Rosenfeld, Carnegie Mellon University

Umar Saif, Lahore University of Management Sciences

Aaditeshwar Seth, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

Matthew Smith, International Development Research Centre

Ramesh Srinivasan, University of California at Los Angeles

Revi Sterling, University of Colorado Boulder

Lakshmi Subramanian, New York University

Bill Thies, Microsoft Research India

Kentaro Toyama, University of California, Berkeley

Bjorn van Campenhout, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) - Kampala

Tim Waema, University of Nairobi

Terry Winograd, Stanford University

Ellen Zegura, Georgia Institute of Technology


Program Committee, Full Papers

Erwin Alampay, University of the Philippines

Ban Al-Ani, Automatic Data Processing (ADP)

Morgan Ames, Stanford University

Yaw Anokwa, Nafundi

Payal Arora, Erasmus University

Mahfuz Ashraf, University of Dhaka

John K. Bennett, University of Colorado, Boulder

Subhash Bhatnagar, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad

Nicola J. Bidwell, Meraka Institute

Richard Boateng, Southern University

Stéphane Boyera, World Wide Web Foundation

Chris Coward, University of Washington

Melissa Densmore, Microsoft Research India

Brian DeRenzi, University of Washington

Bernardine Dias, Carnegie Mellon University

Laurent Elder, International Development Research Centre (IDRC)

Ricardo Gomez, University of Washington

Richard Heeks, University of Manchester

Kurtis Heimerl, University of California, Berkeley

Heather Horst, University of California, Irvine

Faheem Hussain, Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar

Sibren Isaacman, Loyola University of Maryland

M. Sirajul Islam, Örebro University

Ashok Jhunjhunwala, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras

Aditya Johri, Virginia Institute of Technology

Matt Jones, Swansea University

Matthew Kam, American Institutes for Research

Kathi Kirtner, Intel

Beth Kolko, University of Washington

Neha Kumar, University of California, Berkeley

Renee Wittemyer, Intel Research

Mark Levy, Michigan State University

Carleen Maitland, National Science Foundation & The Pennsylvania State University

Indrani Medhi, Microsoft Research India

Amit Nanavati, IBM Research, India

Neil Patel, Stanford University

Ishmael Peña-López, Universitat Oberta de Catalunya

Anicia Peters, Iowa State University / Polytechnic of Namibia

Jack Qiu, Chinese University of Hong Kong

Nitendra Rajput, IBM India

Nimmi Rangaswamy, Microsoft Research India

Ulrike Rivett, University of Cape Town

Nithya Sambasivan, Google.org

Araba Sey, University of Washington

Thomas Smyth, Georgia Institute of Technology

Eswaran Subrahmanian, Carnegie Mellon University/NIST

Jo Tacchi, Queensland University of Technology

Hannah Thinyane, Rhodes University

John Traxler, University of Wolverhampton

Bill Tucker, University of the Western Cape

Balaji Venkataraman, Commonwealth of Learning

Niall Winters, London Knowledge Lab

Rajesh Veeraraghavan, University of California, Berkeley

Jay Chen, New York University - Abu Dhabi

Program Committee, Notes

Sheetal Agarwal, IBM Research - India

Ayomide Ajayi, Lancaster University

Patricia Esther Akello, Bank of Uganda

Elizabeth Belding, University of California, Santa Barbara

Eric Brewer, UC Berkeley

Deana Brown, Georgia Institute of Technology

Andy Bytheway , Cape Peninsula University of Technology

Han Ei Chew, United Nations University

Wallace Chigona ,University of Cape Town

Christophe Péguy Choub Faha, Université Laval

Debojyoty Chowdhury, Shahjalal University of Science and Technology

Aaron Ciaghi, Fondazione Bruno Kessler

de Wit Coetsee, Department Public Service and Administration

Catalina Danis, IBM research

Retha De la Harpe, Cape Peninsula University of T

Mariama Deen-Swarray, Research ICT Africa

Dane Dell, Syracuse University

Gopal Dey, IID

Dann Diez, Raise A Village Project

Francis Dittoh, Vrije Universiteit

Jonathan Donner, Microsoft Research

Ayodeji Fajebe, Georgia Institute of Technology

Nick Feamster, Georgia Institute of Technology

Claudia Flores Saviaga, Carnegie Mellon University

Ahsan Habib, North East University Bangladesh

Mohammad Abdul Hadi Bhuiyan, Nokia Siemens Networks

Nancy Hafkin, Women in Global Science and Technology

Claire Heffernan, Reading University

Aparna Hegde, ARMMAN

Aurin Huq, IID

Vigneswara, Ilavarasan IIT-Delhi

Lilly Irani, UC San Diego

Anupam Jain, IBM Research

Faheem Jehanziab, Punjab University

Andrew Kanter, Columbia University

Anne Kayem, University of Cape Town

Abhinav Kishore, IIT Guwahati

Gladys Kitony, iHub Research

Archna Kumar, University of Delhi

Rajendra Kumar, Electronics Niketan

Rich Ling, IT University of Copenhagen

Kasper Loevborg, Polytechnic of Nambia

Melissa Loudon, University of Southern California

Colin Maclay, Harvard University

Frank Makoza, University of Cape Town

Arnab Mandal, SIGMA

Alexio Mbereko

Wagner Meira Jr

Gianluca Misuraca, JRC-IPTS

ANJALI MOHAN, IIIT-BANGALORE

Aparna Moitra, University of Delhi

Mpho Moyo, Research ICT Africa

Arunima Mukherjee, Hisp india

Chrisostom Mwairumba, University of Nairobi/iHub

Lisa Nathan, University of British Columbia

Fortune Nwaiwu, University of Leicester

Robert Okine, mFriday

Elisa Oreglia, UC Berkeley School of Information

Amit Prakash, IIITB

Francisco Proenza, Universitat Pompeu Fabra

Nitendra Rajput, IBM Research

Isha Ray, UC Berkeley

Ehsan Sabhghian, Syracuse University

Amalia Sabiescu, Università della Svizzera italiana, Lugano, Switzerland

Camilius Sanga, Sokoine University of Agriculture

Daniyar Sapargaliyev, International Academy of Business

Aude Schoentgen, Telecom ParisTech

Chaitali Sinha, IDRC

Grace Ssekakubo, University of Cape Town

Ashay Tamhane, IBM Research India

Andrea Tapia, Penn State University

Annemijn Van Gorp, University of Twente

Elina Vartiainen, ABB Corporate Research

Santosh Vempala, Georgia Institute of Technology

Anja Venter, University of Cape Town

Adolfo Villafiorita, Fondazione Bruno Kessler

Geoff Walsham, Cambridge University

Stephen Wambura, Tumaini University

Brendon Wolff-Piggott, University of Cape Town

Huiming Yu North Carolina, A&T State University