ICT Unbounded, Social Impact of Bright ICT Adoption

IFIP WG 8.6 International Conference on Transfer and Diffusion of IT, TDIT 2019, Accra, Ghana, June 21–22, 2019, Proceedings

  • Yogesh Dwivedi
  • Emmanuel  Ayaburi
  • Richard Boateng
  • John Effah
Conference proceedings TDIT 2019

Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 558)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Technology Adoption, Diffusion and Ubiquitous Computing

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Ifeoluwatayo A. Ige, Bolanle F. Oladejo
      Pages 10-20
    3. Abdullah M. Baabdullah, Ali Abdallah Alalwan, Nripendra P. Rana, Ata Al Shraah, Hatice Kizgin, Pushp P. Patil
      Pages 21-30
    4. Ton A. M. Spil, Björn Kijl, Vincent Romijnders
      Pages 31-47
    5. Michael Adu Kwarteng, Abdul Bashiru Jibril, Fortune Nwaiwu, Michal Pilik, Maged Ali
      Pages 90-103
    6. Richard Boateng, Maame Yaa Prempeh Sarpong
      Pages 128-146
    7. Joseph Budu, Jefferson Seneadza, Edward Entee, Michael Fosu, Bismark Tei Asare, Charles Mensah
      Pages 147-153
    8. Rizky Amalia Kurnia, Dhata Praditya, Marijn Janssen
      Pages 154-169
  3. Big Data and Business Intelligence

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 225-225
    2. Varelle Fossi Maffock, Samuel Fosso Wamba, Jean Robert Kala Kamdjoug
      Pages 227-233
    3. Tigabu Dagne Akal, Tibebe Beshah, Stefan Sackmann, Solomon Negash
      Pages 234-254
    4. David Asamoah, Benjamin Agyei-Owusu, Francis Kofi Andoh-Baidoo, Emmanuel Ayaburi
      Pages 293-308
  4. Smart Cities

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 309-309
    2. Elvira Ismagiloiva, Laurie Hughes, Nripendra Rana, Yogesh Dwivedi
      Pages 311-324
    3. Samuel Fosso Wamba, Maciel M. Queiroz
      Pages 325-335
  5. Security, Privacy, Ethics and Misinformation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 337-337
    2. Gautam Prakash, Ravinder Kumar Verma, P. Vigneswara Ilavarasan, Arpan K. Kar
      Pages 339-350
    3. Jyoti Prakash Singh, Nripendra P. Rana, Yogesh K. Dwivedi
      Pages 351-363
    4. Krystan ten Berg, Ton A. M. Spil, Robin Effing
      Pages 364-381
    5. Eli Fianu, Kwame Simpe Ofori, Richard Boateng, George Oppong Appiagyei Ampong
      Pages 382-401
    6. Martin Offei, Francis Kofi Andoh-Baidoo, Emmanuel Ayaburi, David Asamoah
      Pages 415-424
  6. Social Media and Open Computing

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 455-455
    2. Anushruti Vagrani, Jenny John, P. Vigneswara Ilavarasan, Arpan Kumar Kar
      Pages 457-469
    3. Abreham Getachew, Tibebe Beshah
      Pages 487-496
    4. Shirumisha Kwayu, Banita Lal, Mumin Abubakre
      Pages 513-528
    5. Abayomi Baiyere, Thomas Jensen, Louise Fischer, Kalina Staykova, Michael Wessel, Jonas Hedman
      Pages 529-535
    6. Deborah Bunker, Stefan Stieglitz, Christian Ehnis, Anthony Sleigh
      Pages 536-552
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 561-562

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the IFIP WG 8.6 International Working Conference "ICT Unbounded, Social Impact of Bright ICT Adoption" on Transfer and Diffusion of IT, TDIT 2019, held in Accra, Ghana, in June 2019. 

The 30 revised full papers and 4 short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 72 submissions. The papers focus on Bright Information and Communication Technology, a concept that entails  the development of relevant technologies, business models, public policies, social norms, international agreements, metrics of measuring national progress and preventing undesirable activities on the Internet. They are organized in the following topical sections: technology adoption, diffusion and ubiquitous computing; big data and business intellligence; smart cities; and security, privacy, ethics and misinformation.


artificial intelligence cloud computing communication computer networks computer systems data privacy data security e-commerce e-government electronic commerce government data processing information systems information technology internet mobile computing social networking wireless networks wireless telecommunication systems World Wide Web

Editors and affiliations

  • Yogesh Dwivedi
    • 1
  • Emmanuel  Ayaburi
    • 2
  • Richard Boateng
    • 3
  • John Effah
    • 4
  1. 1.Swansea University SwanseaUK
  2. 2.University of Texas Rio Grande ValleyEdinburgUSA
  3. 3.University of GhanaAccraGhana
  4. 4.University of GhanaAccraGhana

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information IFIP International Federation for Information Processing 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-20670-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-20671-0
  • Series Print ISSN 1868-4238
  • Series Online ISSN 1868-422X
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