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Francis Dittoh

Bio
First Name
Francis
Last Name
Dittoh
Position
Web Master
Department
ICT
Campus
Central Administration
Office/Room Number
Room 101
Contact Information
Email Address
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Address
P. O. Box TL 1350 Tamale Ghana
Academia
Education
  • Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands (PhD. Computer Science) Ongoing
  • Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands (MSc. Computer Science (Internet & Web Technologies)) 2011 - 2013
  • Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana (BSc. Computer Science) 2002 – 2006
Teaching Interests
  • Computer Skills
  • Data Management
  • ICT for Development
  • Programming
  • Data Analysis
Theses
  • Developing ICT Solutions for Marketing Agricultural Produce in Rural Ghana, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (Master’s Thesis) (2013)
  • 3-D Computer Game (“Sword of Sygos”) – BSc. Project Work, Department of Computer Science, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana (2006)
Research
Research Interests
  • ICT for Development
  • Information Access in rural areas
  • Content Generation for rural and urban Africa
Publications
  • Research Paper, “Voice-Based Marketing for Agricultural Products: A Case Study in Northern Ghana” (ICTD 2013 Conference, Cape-Town)(2013)
Workshops/Conferences/Serminars
  • Web Alliance for Regreening Africa Road Trip, Burkina Faso (2014)
  • Voice-Based Community-Centric Mobile Services for Rural Development (VOICES) Workshop, Tamale, Ghana (2011)
  • NSRC-GARNET-KENET Campus Network Design/NREN Development Workshop, University of Education, Winneba, Ghana (2010)
  • Advance Course: Construction of Student Assessment Instruments, Maastricht University, The Netherlands (2008)
  • Workshops on Problem-Based Learning, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University for Development Studies, Ghana (2007/2008)