CALL FOR SPEAKERS NOW OPEN
Inspire and Make an Impact
Be a speaker at the 12th ICT4D Conference taking place April 21 - 23 2020 in Abuja, Nigeria
CRS and the ICT4D Conference Committee encourage you to submit your speaker application on Health and Nutrition via the website:
We will be looking for proposals demonstrating practical and meaningful impact along with innovation in Health and Nutrition
Specific areas of interest may include:
Digital tools for improved service delivery
Artificial intelligence: advances, uses and potential
ICT4D and SBC: How do end-users interact with ICT (social media, online communities, digital storytelling, phone prompts) which change behaviours
Lessons from success and failure in regional, cross border and horizontal collaboration with other sectors and actors
Big data for evidence of impact at scale.
Training and capacity building for Social Services and Healthcare Workers in responsible data and technology use
Applications of standardization and principles to digital health programs
Emerging technologies in healthcare and community setting
Health Information Systems architecture
Digital health strategies, governance structures and emerging best practices
Selection criteria will be based on the following:
Credibility and experience of presenter/organization
Practical focus and lessons learned
Clarity of the submitted abstract
Relevance of abstract to conference themes
Verifiable results and impact of the program/project
Extent to which the program/project is replicable and scalable
Exceptional innovation in ICT4D
Diversity of speaker or beneficiary audience: this includes and but is not limited to gender, age, ethnicity, previous participation as a speaker, region speaker is based.
Closing date for submissions: November 30 2019. Applicants will be notified from mid-December. We particularly welcome applications from women, youth and people with disabilities.
Join your ICT4D community of non-governmental agencies, private sector companies, multi-lateral and government agencies, academic and research institutions, and aid and development funding organizations in Abuja in April 2020.
For more information on the Conference and the application process, please visit ict4dconference.org.
We look forward to receiving your application!
ICT4D Conference Committee