Using data to build smarter communities

Activity: Talk or presentationTalk or presentation at a workshop/seminar


The 3rd S-DIRECT seminar is an initiative of the International Joint Research Group (IJRG) combining the expertise of imec-Smit (Vrije Universiteit Brussel), University of Gent, University of the Western Cape (UWC) and its extended partnership.

The seminar is aimed at sharing methodologies, experiences and learnings on how social digital innovation and skills development interventions can stimulate social and digital inclusion in disadvantaged communities.

It attracts role players within the South African National Government, Provincial Governments and Local Governments, as well as digital inclusion intermediaries, business leaders and academics.
Period7 Mar 2018
Held at3rd S-Direct Seminar: The Data-driven economy: Implications for developing societies,cities & citizens, South Africa
Degree of RecognitionNational