An information platform for low-literate villagers

研究成果: 著書/レポートタイプへの貢献会議での発言

3 引用 (Scopus)

抄録

Presently, 75% of the world's population do not have access to the Internet. Most of them are people at the BOP (Base of the Pyramid, the poorest but largest economic group in the world). Many of the efforts to popularize ICT focus on increasing villagers' access to facilities and on training in ICT use to demonstrate the power of ICT to bring financial or social benefits. Users are viewed as information consumers only. We have developed an information platform where BOP can be both information producers and owners. In order to generate and upload web contents, the challenges observed are the villagers' text literacy limitations, the limited capability of the devices they use, and the available network capability. In order to overcome these limitations, we propose a BoP adaptation layer in the current social information infrastructure. This paper introduces the BOP adaptation layer concept, its architecture, and an example of how a low-literate village farmer can generate and upload his/her product information on the web.

元の言語英語
ホスト出版物のタイトル24th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA 2010
ページ1271-1277
ページ数7
DOI
出版物ステータス出版済み - 7 12 2010
イベント24th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA2010 - Perth, WA, オーストラリア
継続期間: 4 20 20104 23 2010

出版物シリーズ

名前Proceedings - International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA
ISSN(印刷物)1550-445X

その他

その他24th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA2010
オーストラリア
Perth, WA
期間4/20/104/23/10

Fingerprint

Internet
Economics

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Engineering(all)

これを引用

Ahmed, A. U., Kabir, L., & Yasuura, H. (2010). An information platform for low-literate villagers. : 24th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA 2010 (pp. 1271-1277). [5474860] (Proceedings - International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA). https://doi.org/10.1109/AINA.2010.147

An information platform for low-literate villagers. / Ahmed, Ashir Uddin; Kabir, Lutfe; Yasuura, Hiroto.

24th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA 2010. 2010. p. 1271-1277 5474860 (Proceedings - International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA).

研究成果: 著書/レポートタイプへの貢献会議での発言

Ahmed, AU, Kabir, L & Yasuura, H 2010, An information platform for low-literate villagers. : 24th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA 2010., 5474860, Proceedings - International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA, pp. 1271-1277, 24th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA2010, Perth, WA, オーストラリア, 4/20/10. https://doi.org/10.1109/AINA.2010.147
Ahmed AU, Kabir L, Yasuura H. An information platform for low-literate villagers. : 24th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA 2010. 2010. p. 1271-1277. 5474860. (Proceedings - International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA). https://doi.org/10.1109/AINA.2010.147
Ahmed, Ashir Uddin ; Kabir, Lutfe ; Yasuura, Hiroto. / An information platform for low-literate villagers. 24th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA 2010. 2010. pp. 1271-1277 (Proceedings - International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA).
@inproceedings{7bb87e4cc46747879f5d18c8140f62ab,
title = "An information platform for low-literate villagers",
abstract = "Presently, 75{\%} of the world's population do not have access to the Internet. Most of them are people at the BOP (Base of the Pyramid, the poorest but largest economic group in the world). Many of the efforts to popularize ICT focus on increasing villagers' access to facilities and on training in ICT use to demonstrate the power of ICT to bring financial or social benefits. Users are viewed as information consumers only. We have developed an information platform where BOP can be both information producers and owners. In order to generate and upload web contents, the challenges observed are the villagers' text literacy limitations, the limited capability of the devices they use, and the available network capability. In order to overcome these limitations, we propose a BoP adaptation layer in the current social information infrastructure. This paper introduces the BOP adaptation layer concept, its architecture, and an example of how a low-literate village farmer can generate and upload his/her product information on the web.",
author = "Ahmed, {Ashir Uddin} and Lutfe Kabir and Hiroto Yasuura",
year = "2010",
month = "7",
day = "12",
doi = "10.1109/AINA.2010.147",
language = "English",
isbn = "9780769540184",
series = "Proceedings - International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA",
pages = "1271--1277",
booktitle = "24th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA 2010",

}

TY - GEN

T1 - An information platform for low-literate villagers

AU - Ahmed, Ashir Uddin

AU - Kabir, Lutfe

AU - Yasuura, Hiroto

PY - 2010/7/12

Y1 - 2010/7/12

N2 - Presently, 75% of the world's population do not have access to the Internet. Most of them are people at the BOP (Base of the Pyramid, the poorest but largest economic group in the world). Many of the efforts to popularize ICT focus on increasing villagers' access to facilities and on training in ICT use to demonstrate the power of ICT to bring financial or social benefits. Users are viewed as information consumers only. We have developed an information platform where BOP can be both information producers and owners. In order to generate and upload web contents, the challenges observed are the villagers' text literacy limitations, the limited capability of the devices they use, and the available network capability. In order to overcome these limitations, we propose a BoP adaptation layer in the current social information infrastructure. This paper introduces the BOP adaptation layer concept, its architecture, and an example of how a low-literate village farmer can generate and upload his/her product information on the web.

AB - Presently, 75% of the world's population do not have access to the Internet. Most of them are people at the BOP (Base of the Pyramid, the poorest but largest economic group in the world). Many of the efforts to popularize ICT focus on increasing villagers' access to facilities and on training in ICT use to demonstrate the power of ICT to bring financial or social benefits. Users are viewed as information consumers only. We have developed an information platform where BOP can be both information producers and owners. In order to generate and upload web contents, the challenges observed are the villagers' text literacy limitations, the limited capability of the devices they use, and the available network capability. In order to overcome these limitations, we propose a BoP adaptation layer in the current social information infrastructure. This paper introduces the BOP adaptation layer concept, its architecture, and an example of how a low-literate village farmer can generate and upload his/her product information on the web.

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=77954341114&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=77954341114&partnerID=8YFLogxK

U2 - 10.1109/AINA.2010.147

DO - 10.1109/AINA.2010.147

M3 - Conference contribution

AN - SCOPUS:77954341114

SN - 9780769540184

T3 - Proceedings - International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA

SP - 1271

EP - 1277

BT - 24th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA 2010

ER -