ICT and Agriculture
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EAT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
What role can ICT play in enhancement of agriculture sector in Tanzania, are there any major initiative which societies have take to utilize ICT in order to improve the agriculture sector. What should be done so that we can explore more on the field of ICT and agriculture?
Mobile Monday Dar-es-Salaam in Conjunction with 2Seeds Network & COSTECH presents the opportunity in discussing and debating on how ICT can improve agriculture sector in Tanzania. The event will take part on 12th February, 2013 at Sea Cliff (Bahari Vista conference room).
The panel will include the following speakers:-
The Apps4Africa 2011 winner for climate challenge, Eric has several years experience in building mobile application aimed for rural development.
Founder and Director of Product Development at Jamaa Technologies, Benedict is an experience software developer with the passion on helping the community through the use of ICT.
Vodacom AppStar Mobile Application 2012 national level winner, Ernest will be demonstrating his awarding winning application the “Farming Instructor”.
Assistant Lecturer, Institute of Development Studies (IDS) at University of Dar es Salaam. Hezron has been doing research related to ICT and poverty reduction in rural areas.
Chief Operation Officer at Nuru Infocomm, John is an experienced social entrepreneur. He has experience in developing mobile application for social development.
Please note that the event starts at 1800Hrs so please keep time.
MoMoDar / 2Seeds Organizing team