3rd ICT Summit Program

Tuesday 5th September 2017

Inagural Session

Venue: F/Hall

Time Activity Responsible
08:00 - 09:15


Organizing Committee

09:15 - 09:25

Welcome Note

Dr. Faraja Igira ( Co-Chair of the Summit)

09:25 - 09:30 Welcome and Opening Remarks Dr. Imanuel Mnzava ( Ag. Rector, IFM )
9:30 - 09:45

Opening Ceremony

Prof. Lettice Rutashobya (Chairperson, IFM Governing Council)

Tea Break, Group Photo and Networking

Time: 09:45 - 10:20

Industrial Discussions

Venue: F/Hall

Time Activity Responsible
10:20 - 11:00 ICT as an Oportunity to Create a Continuum from Basic Research Through Profitable Implementation Dr. Peter Raeth (Consultant in Computational Science, USA)
11:00 - 11:40 Impact of the ICT access cost on the use of ICT for Provert Reduction in Africa Dr. Sam Takavarasha Jr (Research Fellow, University of Fort Hare South Africa)
11:40 - 12:20 The "Digital Native" Fallacy Mr. Etinick Mutinda (General Manager, ICDL Africa )

Paper Presentations

Time Room Title Presenter Chairperson
12:20 - 12:50 F/Hall ICT for Improving Financial Access in Informal Business Ms. Mwanaidi Shafii Dr. Zanifa Omary
TH-K Critical Barriers of Informationn and Communication Technology on Small and medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) in Tanzania, E. Africa Vtalis Ndume Dr. Eliamani Sedoyeka

Light Lunch

Time: 12:50 - 13:40

Time Room Title Presenter Chairperson
13:40 - 14:10 F/Hall Accessing quality literature to enable Teaching Learning and Industry Dr. Peter Raeth Dr. Zanifa Omary
  TH-K Making a Case for the Adoption of e-agriculture for Poverty Reduction in Zimbabwe Dr. Sam Takavarasha Dr. Eliamani Sedoyeka
14:10 - 14:40 F/Hall Social Security Challenges Facing Mobile-Money Mr. Fredrick Masawe Dr. Zanifa Omary
  TH-K Challenges for Successfully Implementation of ICT Strategic Plans in Public Organisation in Tanzania Mr. Omari Gabriel Dr. Eliamani Sedoyeka
Indistrial Discussions

Venue: F/Hall

Time Room Presenter
14:40 - 15:20 Tanzania Towards 4th Industrial Revolution - Cyber Security Role Prof. George Oreku (Director of ICT and Technology Transfer, TIRDO )
15:20 - 16:00 Strategies for Nurturing ICT Skills Required for Building a Robust Industrial Economy in Tanzania Prof. Fredrick Mtenzi ( Lecturer & Researcher, DIT - Ireland)


Venue: F/Hall

Time Activity Presenter
16:00 - 16:10 Vote of Thanks & Closing Remarks Dr. Imanuel Mnzava ( Ag. Rector, IFM )