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"Africa and Information Technology: Practices, Potentials, and Challenges"

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Center for African Studies
Sep 11, 2013 - Sep 13, 2013  

The Center for African Studies (CAS) invites you to attend our Sept. 11-13 conference: "Information Technology and Africa: Practices, Potentials and Challenges."  The conference will  feature major online higher education figures from the continent: keynote speaker Dr. Atieno Adala, of the African Virtual University  (AVU) in Nairobi (Kenya), open access expert Professor Laura Czerniewicz from the University of Cape Town (South Africa) and Professor Yetunde Folajimi, renowned computer scientist and game designer from the University of Ibadan (Nigeria). Provost Ilesanmi Adesida will open the event at 7 p.m. September 11 in Illini Union 404.

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