Information and Communication Technology for Development for Africa

Second International Conference, ICT4DA 2019, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia, May 28-30, 2019, Revised Selected Papers

  • Fisseha Mekuria
  • Ethiopia Nigussie
  • Tesfa Tegegne
Conference proceedings ICT4DA 2019

Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 1026)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Artificial Intelligence and Data Science Track

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. S. G. Saju Simon, X. Felix Joseph, Ararso Taye Waktola, Derera Senay
      Pages 3-10
    3. Waltengus Birhanie, Tesfa Tegegne
      Pages 11-23
    4. Getachew Mekuria Habtemariam, Sudhir Kumar Mohapatra
      Pages 24-37
    5. Gebremichael Shiferaw, Adane Mamuye, Marco Piangerelli
      Pages 38-45
    6. Yaecob Girmay Gezahegn, Abel Kahsay Gebreslassie, Maarig Aregawi Hagos, Achim Ibenthal, Eneyew Adugna Etsub
      Pages 46-56
    7. Patrick Kinyua Gikunda, Nicolas Jouandeau
      Pages 68-79
    8. Yakob Kiros Teklehaimanot, Dereje Shiferaw Negash, Endrias Alemayehu Workiye
      Pages 119-133
  3. Wireless and Mobile Computing Track

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 135-135
    2. Taddege Assefa Beyene, Beneyam Berehanu Haile
      Pages 137-145
    3. Seifu Girma Zeleke, Beneyam Berehanu Haile
      Pages 154-163
    4. Tirufire Aberra Fulle, Beneyam Berehanu Haile
      Pages 176-187
    5. Gizachew Hailegebriel Mako, Beneyam Berehanu Haile, Edward Mutafungwa
      Pages 188-202
    6. Workineh Gebeye Abera, Yihenew Wondie Marye
      Pages 203-212
    7. Nanda Kumar Thanigaivelan, Ethiopia Nigussie, Seppo Virtanen, Jouni Isoaho
      Pages 227-238
    8. Tesfa Tegegne, Hailu Beshada Balcha, Mebiratu Beyene
      Pages 239-249
    9. Atallo Kassaw Takele, Towfik Jemal Ali, Kebebew Ababu Yetayih
      Pages 250-259
    10. Jaakko Helminen, António José Leão, Ville Myllynpää, Silvia Gaiani, Mikko Apiola, Erkki Sutinen
      Pages 260-269
    11. J. Saravanan, A. Clement Raj, Raushan Kumar Singh, Ararso Taye
      Pages 270-277
  4. Natural Language Processing Track

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 289-289
    2. Mulualem Mheretu Temesgen, Dereje Teferi Lemma
      Pages 291-300
    3. Girma Neshir Alemneh, Andreas Rauber, Solomon Atnafu
      Pages 311-326
    4. Sisay Abera, Tesfa Tegegne
      Pages 327-340
    5. Hailu Beshada Balcha, Tesfa Tegegne
      Pages 341-358
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 359-359

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the proceedings of the Second International Conference on Information and Communication Technology for Development for Africa, ICT4DA 2019, held in Bahir Dar, Ethiopia, in May 2019.

The 29 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 69 submissions. The papers address the impact of ICT in fostering economic development in Africa. In detail they cover the following topics: artificial intelligence and data science; wireless and mobile computing; and Natural Language Processing.


artificial intelligence communication channels (information theory) image coding image processing mobile computing mobile telecommunication systems natural language processing systems Quality of Service (QoS) sensor nodes software engineering telecommunication networks telecommunication traffic wireless networks wireless sensor networks wireless telecommunication systems

Editors and affiliations

  1. 1.Council for Scientific and Industrial ResearchMeraka ICT InstitutePretoriaSouth Africa
  2. 2.Department of Future TechnologiesUniversity of TurkuTurkuFinland
  3. 3.ICT4D Research CenterBahir Dar UniversityBahir Dar Ethiopia

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