Apps4Africa Kigali - Tue, 27 Jul 2010
How are brainstromed mobile app ideas transformed into working apps ? To have ideas is only the first stage. If you can help transform the ideas discussed at this conference, please visit this website: http://bit.ly/a5mwcA
Patrick Osodo, Program Manager, Norwegian People's Aid (NPA), opened the Apps4Africa Conference, Kigali 27th July 2010
His role was to help people/citizens become more engaged through effective Agency - citizens can participate in society.
Citizens need to (1) get access to information, (2) opportunity to express their views, (3) take initiatives - (4) expose themselves
He called on citizens to develop ICT apps to solve their problems
Speaker 2: Josh Berstein, Economist followed with the rules of the Apps4Africa Challenge Contest
Speaker 3: Philip Thigo
Ideas Breakout Session: Groups were formed and ideas on mobile ict apps were brainstormed. Short presentations by each group were made to the Conference about their ideas.
Jul 30, 2010