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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)

The WSIS Forum 2011 - World Summit of the Information Society - is going on all this week - from 17 May 2011.   Join REMOTELY e-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 environment." 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!
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http://groups.itu.int/wsis-forum2011/Agenda.aspx