The 1st International Conference on the Use of Mobile Information and Communications Technology in Africa (UMICTA 2014)

STIAS Conference Centre, Stellenbosch, South Africa: 9-11 December 2014

Final programmeNEW

Chairs and Technical Programme Committee

Call for papers – closed


This conference forms part of an ongoing collaboration effort between the department of E&E Engineering (through the MTN Mobile Intelligence Lab and MIH Media Lab) at Stellenbosch University, and the College of Computing and Information Sciences (through the AI lab) at Makerere University.

Below is list of the labs and departments involved, and the industry partners that will take part:

Labs and departments

 Industry partners

  • MTN (Gauteng, Kampala, and global)
  • Trinity Telecoms (Bellville, national)
  • Geomed/Diacoustic Medical Devices (Stellenbosch, global)
  • MiX Telematics (Stellenbosch, and global)
  • tomtom (Gauteng and global)
  • Eskom (National SA)
  • ITS-SA (National SA)