Locally Relevant ICT Research

10th International Development Informatics Association Conference, IDIA 2018, Tshwane, South Africa, August 23-24, 2018, Revised Selected Papers

  • Kirstin Krauss
  • Marita Turpin
  • Filistea Naude
Conference proceedings IDIA 2018

Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 933)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIII
  2. ICT Adoption and Impact

  3. Mobile Education

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 75-75
    2. Karen Sowon, Olga Sikhwari, Mphatso Nyemba-Mudenda, Wallace Chigona
      Pages 94-106
  4. E-education

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 107-107
    2. Karsten Eskelund, Richard Heeks, Brian Nicholson
      Pages 109-124
  5. Community Development

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 139-139
    2. Simon Pettersen Nguyen, Petter Nielsen, Johan Ivar Sæbø
      Pages 141-155
    3. Elisabeth Fruijtier, Wilfred Senyoni
      Pages 171-185
  6. Design

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 187-187
    2. Masiya Alex Marufu, Alta van der Merwe
      Pages 189-205
    3. Martin Weiss, Adele Botha, Marlien Herselman
      Pages 206-222
    4. Maria Rosa Lorini, Melissa Densmore, David Johnson, Senka Hadzic, Hafeni Mthoko, Ganief Manuel et al.
      Pages 243-257
  7. Innovation and Maturity

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 259-259
    2. Sunet Eybers, Marie J. Hattingh, Osvaldo M. P. Zandamela
      Pages 279-294
    3. Mark Jonathan Corrigan, John Andrew van der Poll, Emmanuel Samuel Mtsweni
      Pages 295-310
  8. Data

  9. Back Matter
    Pages 327-327

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 10th International Development Informatics Association Conference, IDIA 2018, held in Tshwane, South Africa, in August 2018.

The 20 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 61 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on ICT adoption and impact; mobile education; e-education; community development; design; innovation and maturity; data.


Business Process Management (BPM) communication computer networks data management Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) information management information systems information technology mobile computing mobile devices web services

Editors and affiliations

  1. 1.University of South AfricaJohannesburgSouth Africa
  2. 2.University of PretoriaPretoriaSouth Africa
  3. 3.University of South AfricaJohannesburgSouth Africa

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