Colloquium schedule

Time ActivityBy Whom?
09.30-10.00Introduction and IcebreakerObinna Anya
Google, USA
Joseph Igwe
Ebonyi State University, Nigeria
10.00-10.30Keynote: Toward a successful postgraduate studyHeike Winschiers
Professor
Computer Science
Namibia University of Science
and Technology
10.30-12.30Individual presentations: students (12 mins per student; 8 mins for discussion)Students and mentors
12:30-13:00LUNCH BREAK 
13.00-13.45Coaching, mentoring and discussionStudents and mentors
13.45-14.00Wrap-up: Summary and takeawayAll participants
14:00 ClosingAll participants

Selected participants

  • Ontology Based Model for Tracking Electronic Health Information System’s Compliance with Data Privacy Laws in Low and Middle Income Countries. A Case of Uganda – Barbara Kayondo
  • Investigating the usability metrics in adoption of eHealth systems in Tanzania context – Karisha Daniel Kavuta
  • Developing an Acoustic Model for Pronouncing African Names – Ndeyanale Taapopi
  • Emerging technologies for e-learning for the developing world using Nigeria as a case study: Adaption of codesign and participatory design as HCI methods – Tochukwu Chukwu
  • A Context Relevant Usability Evaluation Framework for Learning Management Systems: A Study Based on Higher Education Institutions in Ghana – Adu, Adolph Sedem Yaw
  • Development of mHealth apps for stress management for NUST students – Akinmoyeje, Benjamin Akintunde

Co-chairs and mentors

Obinna Anya

UX Research Scientist,
Google,
USA

Joseph Igwe

Lecturer,
Ebonyi State University,
Nigeria

Heike Winschiers

Professor
Computer Science
Namibia University of Science
and Technology

Aderonke Sakpere

University of Ibadan,
Nigeria

Fungai Bhunu Shava

Associate Professor at Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST)