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Resources for Young Scholars

Young scholars can refer to two excellent resources in order to better familiarize themselves with this year’s conference topic: 1. The African Mobile Story  2. Reconceptualizing Development in the Global Information Age More information on the book’s chapters can be … Continue reading

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CPR South Conference: 2015

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PH regulator to measure internet service performance

LIRNEasia participated in a series of public consultations and technical working group meetings conducted by the Philippines’ National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) for the draft memorandum order on broadband quality of service, which is expected to be issued within the year.  … Continue reading

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Young Scholar Awards 2015: Extension of deadline

Extension of deadline for applications to 23 March 2015 2015 Young Scholars’ Seminar Innovation Center for Big Data and Digital Convergence: Yuan Ze University, Taiwan  24 – 25 August 2015 (CPRsouth 2015 conference : 26 – 28 August 2015) Full application details … Continue reading

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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: 2015 Young Scholar Awards

THE CHANGING LANDSCAPE OF ICT GOVERNANCE AND PRACTICE – CONVERGENCE AND BIG DATA Innovation Center for Big Data and Digital Convergence: Yuan Ze University, Taiwan Conference dates: 26 – 28 August 2015 2015 Young Scholars’ Seminar: 24 – 25 August 2015 Deadline … Continue reading

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New deadline for CPRsouth 2015 abstracts: 05 January 2015

The CPRsouth 2015 deadline for abstracts/paper proposals has been extended until the 5th of January 2015.  Kindly note that authors who have already submitted proposals are invited to revise and resubmit their entries by the January 2015 deadline should they … Continue reading

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CPRsouth 2015: Call for abstracts/paper proposals

THE CHANGING LANDSCAPE OF ICT GOVERNANCE AND PRACTICE – CONVERGENCE AND BIG DATA Hosted by the Innovation Center for Big Data and Digital Convergence Yuan Ze University, Taiwan 26 – 28 August 2015  CALL FOR ABSTRACTS/PAPER PROPOSALS CPRsouth 2015 Deadline for submissions: 15 December … Continue reading

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Nothing to fear in peering: A conversation with Bitstop.ph (Part 2 of a 3-part series)

This article is a repost of my blog which originally appears in Telecom Asia, with their kind permission. Since the May-28 Senate hearing investigating the Philippines’ slow and expensive internet, local IP peering has gained traction and media has since caught … Continue reading

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“To peer or not to peer”: A conversation with Bitstop.ph (Part 1 of a 3-part series)

This article is a repost of my blog which originally appears in Telecom Asia, with their kind permission. Last month, the Philippine Senate conducted a hearing to investigate the reason behind the country’s slow and expensive internet connection. What prompted the … Continue reading

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Highway Africa Conference 2014 – Call for Papers

Highway Africa Conference 2014  – Call for Papers Theme: Social Media – from the margins to the mainstream Dates: 7-8 September 2014 Venue: Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa Social Media – from the margins to the mainstream The birth of social … Continue reading

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