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HPI Research School at UCT Workshop

The HPI-UCT workshop took place in Cape Town and was organized by Prof. Gary Marsden and Prof. Edwin Blake of the University of Cape Town together with Prof. Holger Giese of Hasso Plattner Institute.  

During this workshop, four of HPI research school PhD students and eight of UCT students gave presentations about their research topics. This was followed by lively discussion on research collaboration and applications. 

Research School in ICT4D Mini Workhop programme
Saturday 8th May 2010
Time Talk by
     
11:00-11:10   Introduction One  Prof. Edwin Blake
11:10-11:20  Introduction Two Prof. Dr. Holger Giese
11:20-11:40  Designing for Mediated Interaction: A case of Mobile Internet
 Use in a South African Urban Collective
Shikoh Gitau
11:40-12:00  Software support  for creating mobile content for Education Raymond Mugwanya
12:00-12:20  Trust and security in SOA: Reputation Systems Rehab Alnemr
12:20-12:40  Preserving Apartheid experience narratives at the District Six Museum Ilda Ladeira
12:40-12:50  Virtual road side: Coordinating Disparate Groups Christopher Chepken
12:50-14:30  Lunch Break  
14:30-14:50  Developing Context-aware Services Malte Appeltauer
14:50-15:00  Snap 'n Grab Lite - Mobile Media Distribution in Developing
Contexts
Graeme Smith
15:00-15:20  Tool Support for Monitoring Parallel Systems Alexander Schmidt
15:20-15:30  Towards a mobile solution for micro-entrepreneurs using mediated design Mike Talbot
15:30-15:50  A Model-Driven Infrastructure for Self-Adaptive Software Systems Thomas Vogel
15:50-16:00  Measuring The Impact of Mobile Technology Towards Mobile-Centric Youth in South Africa Sena Lee Allen
16:00-16:10  Enabling VOIP Communication over Rural Wireless Meshed Networks using Bluetooth Fritz Meissner
16:10-16:20  Clossing remarks Prof. Edwin Blake
     
17:30-19:00 Dinner All
Venue: HPI ICT4D lab, PD Hann building, level five

 

Time Presentation Title
11:00-11:10 Introduction by Prof. Edwin Blake
11:10-11:20 Introduction by Prof. Dr. Holger Giese
11:20-11:40 Designing for Mediated Interaction: A case of Mobile Internet Use in a South African Urban Collective by Shikoh Gitau
11:40-12:00 Software support for creating mobile content for Education by Raymond Mugwanya
12:00-12:20 Trust and security in SOA: Reputation Systems by Rehab Alnemr
12:20-12:40 Preserving Apartheid experience narratives at the District Six Museum by Ilda Laderia
12:40-12:50 Virtual road side: Coordinating Disparate Groups by Christopher Chepken
13:00-14:30 Lunch Break
14:30-14:50 Developing Context-aware Services by Malte Appeltauer
14:50-15:00 Snap 'n Grab Lite - Mobile Media Distribution in Developing Contexts by Graeme Smith
15:00-15:20 Tool Support for Monitoring Parallel Systems by Alexander Schmidt
15:20-15:30 Towards a mobile solution for micro-entrepreneurs using mediated design by Mike Talbot
15:30-15:50 A Model-Driven Infrastructure for Self-Adaptive Software Systems by Thomas Vogel
15:50-16:00 Measuring The Impact of Mobile Technology Towards Mobile-Centric Youth in South Africa by Sena Lee Allen
16:00-16:10 Enabling VOIP Communication over Rural Wireless Meshed Networks using Bluetooth by Fritz Meissner
16:10-16:20 Clossing remarks - Prof. Edwin Blake
17:30 - 19:00 Dinner

Agenda

TimeTalkby
11:00 - 11:10Introduction oneProf. Edwin Blake
11:10 - 11:20Introduction twoProf. Holger Giese
11: 20 - 11:40Designing for Mediated Interaction: A case of Mobile Internet Use in a South African Urban CollectiveShikoh Gitau
11:40 - 12:00Software support for creating mobile content for EducationRaymond Mugwanya
12:00 - 12:20Trust and security in SOA: Reputation SystemsRehab Alnemr
12:20 - 12: 40Preserving Apartheid experience narratives at the District Six MuseumIlda Ladeira
12:40 - 12 :50Virtual road side: Coordinating Disparate Groups Christopher Chepken
13:00 - 14:30Lunch Break
14:30 - 14:50Developing Context-aware ServicesMalte Appeltauer
14:50 - 15:00Snap 'n Grab Lite - Mobile Media Distribution in Developing ContextsGraeme Smith
15:00 - 15:20Tool Support for Monitoring Parallel Systems Alexander Schmidt
15:20 - 15:30Towards a mobile solution for micro-entrepreneurs using mediated designMike Talbot
15:30 - 15:50A Model-Driven Infrastructure for Self-Adaptive Software SystemsThomas Vogel
15:50 - 16:00Measuring The Impact of Mobile Technology Towards Mobile-Centric Youth in South AfricaSena Lee Allen
16:00 - 16:10Enabling VOIP Communication over Rural Wireless Meshed Networks using BluetoothFritz Meissner
16:10 - 16:20Clossing remarksProf. Edwin Blake
17:30 - 19:00Dinner