Presentation of the UNCTAD Information Economy Report 2011 in Joint Seminar on ICTs for Small Enterprise Development
29 November 2011
09:00-12:30 hrs., The Aspen Institute, 1 Dupont Circle, #700, Washington, D.C., 20036
Washington, D.C.

Key Issues

Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE) the mHealth Working Group and UNCTAD partner to host a half-day meeting on the role of information and communication technologies (ICTs) in private sector development.

The event will include a presentation of UNCTAD´s Information Economy Report 2011 and a discussion with ANDE members and partners on the implications for organizations working on small and growing business development in developing markets.


  • Randall Kempner, Executive Director, ANDE (Moderator)

  • Torbjörn Fredriksson, Chief, ICT Analysis Section, UNCTAD

  • Xavier Faz, Senior Technology Advisor, Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP)

  • Thao Nguyen, Newton Fellow and CEO Star Anise Foods

  • Christine Phillpotts, Portfolio Manager, Grassroots Business Fund

  • Kelly Keisling, Co-Chair, the mHealth Working Group (Moderator)

  • James BonTempo, Thought Leader in ICT4D, Jhpiego

  • Kristin Peterson, Co-founder & CEO, Inveneo


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