Indeed, the role of theory in ICT4D research was one of the key discussion points at the IFIP
of the IFIP
WoCo 9 on Grid-based Problem Solving Environments: Implications for Development and Deployment of Numerical Software, IFIP
The conference was convened by IFIP
affiliated with UNESCO in 2006 in Austria and in 2007 in China.
The meeting decided that the IFIP
TC8 First International Conference on Research and Practical Issues of Enterprise Information Systems (CONFENIS 2006) would be held in April 2006 in Vienna, Austria.
The 9th IFIP
World Conference on Computers in Education is an IFIP
event hosted by the Brazilian Computer Society-SBC (Sociedade Brasileira de Computacao), and organized by UFRGS (Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul), UFSC (Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina), IDESTI (Instituto de Capacitacao, Pesquisa e Desenvolvimento Institucional em Gestao Social de Tecnologia de Informacao).
Prof Thompson is chairman of the working group for vocational education and training for IT professionals within IFIP
, and is professor in applied software engineering at the university.
In Visual database systems 3: Visual information management (Proceedings of the 3rd IFIP