The PROMISE of MOBILE TECHNOLOGY: MOBILE MONEY SOLUTIONS for SMALL ENTERPRISES (part 1) and WHAT is the SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACT on RURAL COMMUNITIES? (part 2)
en GENEVA but also ON-LINE!!!!!!
The WSIS Forum 2011 - World Summit of the Information Society - is going on all this week - from 17 May 2011.
Join REMOTELYe-agriculture and Forum participants to discuss "The Promise of Mobile Technology" by webcasting!
"The first session will focus on how mobile money can offer solutions for
small enterprises. It will discuss some of the trends on mobile
financial services for small enterprises and the positive and negative
impacts that the development of mobile money solutions can bring to
small enterprises. It will consider emerging business models and address
key regulatory issues governments face to create an enable regulatory
Time: 14.45 - 16.15 (Geneva Time)"The second session will consider the broad potential benefits and
impacts created by the use of mobile technology in rural areas. It will
discuss some of the trends, from both public and private sector
perspectives, involving mobile technology in development and the
positive and negative impacts that are currently observed. It will
highlight the challenges faced and the role of different organizations
in supporting positive sustainable development in rural areas with
mobile technology and mobile-based services, and it will look to action
we can pursue going forward."
Time 16.30- 18 (Geneva Time)
Launch the webcast!