Warigia Bowman

University of Mississippi

Topic: Challenges to and Opportunities for Information Technology in East Africa

Warigia Bowman will discuss emerging issues in Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and
Uganda for Information technology and governance. She will explore issues
surrounding electrification, deployment of the undersea cable, the emergence
of e-governance and telecenters. She will also consider the manner in which
IT systems reflect and reinforce the political systems they are created in.