April 2011 Workshop Photo Galley
About us (in pictures)
The HPI Research School in ICT4D
The Euro-African Cooperation Forums on ICT Research
The HPI Research School in ICT4D is a supporter as well as participant in the The “Euro-African Cooperation Forums on ICT Research” iniative.
HPI UCT Team Take Part in FutureSOC 2011
Dr. Kayem, Ms. Masinde, Mr. Chepken, Mr. SSekakubo and Mr. Ssembatya participated in the 6th Symposium of the HPI Research School held between June 16 and July 17, 2011 in Berlin Germany. During this event, Kayem, Masinde and Chepken presented their research work
Welcome! Welkom! Wamkelekile!
The HPI Research School in ICT4D is an initiative between the department of Computer Science at the University of Cape Town and the Hasso Plattner Institut in Postdam Germany. It was formed in April 2009 to foster research in the ICT4D arena. The Centre serves as a focal point for researchers who wish to create Information and Communication Technologies that address problems in the African Continent and other developing regions. The Centre offers annual fellowships to outstanding African students who want to pursue research in ICT4D.
Successful HPI Research School in ICT4D Annual Workshop
The annual HPI Research School in ICT4D Workshop was held between 28th and 29th April 2011 at the ICT4D conference room. It was a successful event with the PhD students from HPI Research School in ICT4D, University of Cape Town and those from The Hasso Plattner Institute for Software Systems Engineering (HPI), Potsdam University making their presentations.
The Hasso Plattner Institute and the University of Cape Town are offering PhD studentships in the field of ICT for Development. These will be made available to students from the African continent who already hold an MSc and wish to enroll in full-time study at the University of Cape Town.