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This Changes Everything – ICT and Climate Change: What Can We Do?

13th IFIP TC 9 International Conference on Human Choice and Computers, HCC13 2018, Held at the 24th IFIP World Computer Congress, WCC 2018, Poznan, Poland, September 19–21, 2018, Proceedings

  • David Kreps
  • Charles Ess
  • Louise Leenen
  • Kai Kimppa
Conference proceedings HCC13 2018

Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 537)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXI
  2. History of Computing: ‘This Changed Everything’

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Nadia Ambrosetti, Matteo Cantamesse
      Pages 3-15
  3. ICT4D and Improvement of ICTs

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 43-43
    2. Riana Steyn, Carina de Villiers, Hossana Twinomurinzi
      Pages 60-81
    3. Parakum Pathirana, Conrad Dias, Thisan Samarasinghe, Shanmugarajah Sinnathamby
      Pages 95-110
    4. Sonja M. Hyrynsalmi, Minna M. Rantanen, Sami Hyrynsalmi
      Pages 111-122
    5. Joey Jansen van Vuuren, Louise Leenen
      Pages 123-135
    6. Jesús Sánchez, Ana Zornoza, Virginia Orengo, Vicente Peñarroja, Petros Chamakiotis
      Pages 136-148
  4. ICTs and Sustainability

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 149-149
    2. Norberto Patrignani, Iordanis Kavathatzopoulos
      Pages 181-187
    3. Kathrin Bednar, Sarah Spiekermann
      Pages 202-218
  5. Gender

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 219-219

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 13th IFIP TC 9 International Conference on Human Choice and Computers, HCC13 2018, held at the 24th IFIP World Computer Congress, WCC 2018, in Poznan, Poland, in September 2018
The 29 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 48 submissions. The papers are based on both academic research and the professional experience of information practitioners working in the field. They deal with multiple challenges society will be facing in the future and are organized in the following topical sections: history of computing: "this changed everything"; ICT4D and improvements of ICTs; ICTs and sustainability; gender; ethical and legal considerations; and philosophy.


communication computing profession ethics gender history of computing Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) information systems information technology internet personal data privacy policies robotics robots social networking sustainability

Editors and affiliations

  • David Kreps
    • 1
  • Charles Ess
    • 2
  • Louise Leenen
    • 3
  • Kai Kimppa
    • 4
  1. 1.University of SalfordGreater ManchesterUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.University of OsloOsloNorway
  3. 3.CSIR, South AfricaCape TownSouth Africa
  4. 4.University of TurkuTurkuFinland

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