Emerging Technologies for Developing Countries

First International EAI Conference, AFRICATEK 2017, Marrakech, Morocco, March 27-28, 2017 Proceedings

  • Fatna Belqasmi
  • Hamid Harroud
  • Max Agueh
  • Rachida Dssouli
  • Faouzi Kamoun

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIII
  2. WSNs, VANs and Mobile Networks

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Omar Alfandi, Jagadeesha RB, John Beachboard
      Pages 3-11
    3. Amina Riyahi, Marouane Sebgui, Slimane Bah, Belhaj Elgraini
      Pages 22-32
    4. Mohamed Darqaoui, Slimane Bah, Marouane sebgui
      Pages 33-42
  3. IoT and Cloud Computing

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 43-43
    2. Piers W. Lawrence, Trisha M. Phippard, Gowri Sankar Ramachandran, Danny Hughes
      Pages 45-56
    3. Asmaa Achtaich, Nissrine Souissi, Raul Mazo, Camille Salinesi, Ounsa Roudies
      Pages 57-66
    4. Mohamed Amine Madani, Mohammed Erradi, Yahya Benkaouz
      Pages 67-76
  4. Smart Energy and Disaster Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 77-77
    2. Duarte Duarte, Orlando Belo
      Pages 79-88
    3. Mehdi Merai, Jia Yuan Yu
      Pages 89-96
  5. Big Data, Data Analytics, and Knowledge Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 97-97
    2. Hadeel El-Kassabi, Mohamed Adel Serhani, Chafik Bouhaddioui, Rachida Dssouli
      Pages 99-109
    3. Feras Al-Obeidat, Eleanna Kafeza, Bruce Spencer
      Pages 110-119
    4. May Al Taei, Eleanna Kafeza, Omar Alfandi
      Pages 120-125
  6. Web Services and Software Engineering

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 127-127
    2. Mounia Elqortobi, Jamal Bentahar, Rachida Dssouli
      Pages 129-139
    3. Nader Kesserwan, Rachida Dssouli, Jamal Bentahar
      Pages 140-156
  7. Mobile-Based Applications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 157-157
    2. Ernesto Damiani, Perpetus Jacques Houngbo, Joël T. Hounsou, Rasool Asal, Stelvio Cimato, Fulvio Frati et al.
      Pages 159-168
  8. Security

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 169-169
    2. Raja Jabir, Omar Alfandi
      Pages 171-180
    3. Khalifa AlRoum, Abdulhakim Alolama, Rami Kamel, May El Barachi, Monther Aldwairi
      Pages 181-191
    4. Jai Puneet Singh, Nizar Bouguila
      Pages 192-201
  9. Short Papers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 203-203
    2. Ilham Amezzane, Youssef Fakhri, Mohammed El Aroussi, Mohamed Bakhouya
      Pages 214-219
    3. Maurice Danaher, Kevin Shoepp, Ashley Ater Kranov, Julie Bauld Wallace
      Pages 220-225
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 239-239

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the First International EAI Conference on Emerging Technologies for Developing Countries, AFRICATEK 2017, held in Marrakech, Morocco, in March 2017.  The 15 full papers, 5 short papers, 2 invited papers and one poster paper were selected from 41 submissions. The papers are organized thematically in tracks, starting with wireless sensor networks (WSNs), vehicular area networks (VANs) and mobile networks; IoT and cloud computing; big data, data analytics, and knowledge management; processing big data over diverse clouds; Web services and software engineering; security.


artificial intelligence cloud computing cloud services computer crime computer networks data security developing countries Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) Internet of Things (IoT) machine learning mobile networks security telecommunication networks ubiquitous computing user interfaces vehicular area networks web services wireless networks wireless sensor networks

Editors and affiliations

  • Fatna Belqasmi
    • 1
  • Hamid Harroud
    • 2
  • Max Agueh
    • 3
  • Rachida Dssouli
    • 4
  • Faouzi Kamoun
    • 5
  1. 1.Zayed UniversityAbu DhabiUnited Arab Emirates
  2. 2.Al Akhawayn UniversityIfraneMorocco
  3. 3.LACSC - ECEParisFrance
  4. 4.CIISEMontrealCanada
  5. 5.ESPRITTunisTunisia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information ICST Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-67836-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-67837-5
  • Series Print ISSN 1867-8211
  • Series Online ISSN 1867-822X
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