Differences between revisions 1 and 92 (spanning 91 versions)
Revision 1 as of 2007-02-08 22:47:09
Size: 1519
Editor: cpe-74-73-81-19
Revision 92 as of 2009-02-01 02:20:56
Size: 4656
Editor: scharff
Deletions are marked like this. Additions are marked like this.
Line 1: Line 1:
## Please edit system and help pages ONLY in the moinmaster wiki! For more
## information, please see MoinMaster:MoinPagesEditorGroup.
#format wiki
#language en
#pragma section-numbers off
= LEP =
  * '''Partnership:'''
Line 9: Line 3:
== Yices ==     [http://www.pace.edu http://atlantis.seidenberg.pace.edu/~scharff/images/pacelogo.gif] [http://www.ncnw.org http://atlantis.seidenberg.pace.edu/~scharff/images/us.jpg] [http://www.stonybrook.edu/ http://atlantis.seidenberg.pace.edu/~scharff/images/stonylogo.gif] [http://www.rupp.edu.kh/ http://atlantis.seidenberg.pace.edu/~scharff/images/us.jpg] [http://www.thies.univ.sn/sitethies/ http://atlantis.seidenberg.pace.edu/~scharff/images/thieslogo.jpg] [http://www.thies.univ.sn/sitethies/ http://atlantis.seidenberg.pace.edu/~scharff/images/senegalflag.jpg]
Line 11: Line 5:
* Yices Project Official Web site: [http://yices.csl.sri.com/ Yices]     {{{#!raw
USA <iframe src="http://free.timeanddate.com/clock/i12u38r9/n179/fs12/fcfff/tc090/ahl/ftbi/tt0" frameborder="0" width="278" height="16"></iframe><br>
Senegal <iframe src="http://free.timeanddate.com/clock/i12u38r9/n74/tlfr2/fs12/fcfff/tc090/ahl/ftbi/tt0" frameborder="0" width="249" height="16"></iframe><br>
Line 13: Line 10:
* ["Java API - Yices"]   * '''Sponsors: '''
Line 15: Line 12:
* Yices Web Interface : [http://atlantis.seidenberg.pace.edu:8180/yicesweb/ Yices Web] (soon)     * Sustainable Technology-based Entrepreneurship for the Senegalese Market National Collegiate of Inventors and Innovators Alliance (NCIIA), May 2008. This grant supports the partnership between Pace University, Stony Brook University, Thies University and NCNW.
Line 17: Line 14:
##What is this wiki about?      http://atlantis.seidenberg.pace.edu/wiki/senegal/Home?action=AttachFile&do=get&target=nciia.jpg
    * NOKIA provided Nokia N95 and 5300 devices to the University of Thies.
     [http://atlantis.seidenberg.pace.edu/wiki/senegal/Home?action=AttachFile&do=get&target=nokialogo.png] [http://atlantis.seidenberg.pace.edu/wiki/senegal/Home?action=AttachFile&do=get&target=N95_copper_05_jpeg_lres_.jpg]
Line 19: Line 19:
##Interesting starting points:
## * RecentChanges: see where people are currently working
## * WikiSandBox: feel free to change this page and experiment with editing
## * FindPage: search or browse the database in various ways
## * SyntaxReference: quick access to wiki syntax
## * SiteNavigation: get an overview over this site and what it contains
    * Pearson Education donated books for the students in Senegal.
Line 26: Line 21:
##== How to use this site ==       ''Kicking Butt with MIDP and MSA: Creating Great Mobile Applications, ISBN-10: 0321463420''
Line 28: Line 23:
##A Wiki is a collaborative site, anyone can contribute and share:
## * Edit any page by pressing '''[[GetText(Edit)]]''' at the top or the bottom of the page
## * Create a link to another page with joined capitalized words (like WikiSandBox) or with {{{["quoted words in ##brackets"]}}}
## * Search for page titles or text within pages using the search box at the top of any page
## * See HelpForBeginners to get you going, HelpContents for all help pages.
      ''Web Development: A Visual Spatial Approach, Craig Baehr, ISBN-10: 0131701223''
Line 34: Line 25:
## To learn more about what a WikiWikiWeb is, read about MoinMoin:WhyWikiWorks and the MoinMoin:WikiNature. Also, ## consult the MoinMoin:WikiWikiWebFaq.   * '''Description:'''
Line 36: Line 27:
This wiki is powered by MoinMoin.   Africa is referred to more for its problems than for its opportunities. But this may change with current investments from major mobile phone providers and venture capitalists targeting the mobile phone market. A substantial amount of money has been already invested in telecommunications and this continent is now the fastest growing mobile phone market in the world. Mobile phone subscribers have raised to more than 200 millions in Africa in 2006 - the fastest growing rate in the world.

  Developing mobile applications adapted to the African market is a challenge and an opportunity demanding a deep understanding of the African realities - as diverse as they are even inside a single country. African computer science students will play a crucial role in this context and be key in the development of such applications corresponding to the needs of their compatriots - from various backgrounds.

  The goal of this project is to educate Senegalese students of Thies University on the potential and procedures - at the technical and business levels - for creating tech startups corresponding to the needs and realities of their country.

  * '''People:'''

    * Prof. Christelle Scharff, PhD, Associate Professor, Pace University, US, cscharff@pace.edu, http://www.csis.pace.edu/~scharff
    * Prof. Anita Wasilewska, PhD, Associate Professor, Stony Brook University, US, anita@cs.sunysb.edu, http://www.cs.sunysb.edu/~anita
    * Prof. Ibrahima Ndiaye, PhD, Director of the Economic and Social Sciences Education and Research Unit, Thiès University, Senegal, ibndiaye2004@yahoo.fr, http://www.thies.univ.sn/sitethies/
    * Mamadou Bousso, Assistant Professor, Thiès University, Senegal, mamadoubousso@gmail.com, http://www.thies.univ.sn/sitethies/
    * Cheikh Sarr, Assistant Professor, Thiès University, Senegal, Cheikh.Sarr@insa-lyon.fr, http://www.thies.univ.sn/sitethies/

  * Previous partners:

    [http://www.ncnw.org http://atlantis.seidenberg.pace.edu/~scharff/images/ncnwlogo.jpg] [http://www.incubator-ncnw.org http://atlantis.seidenberg.pace.edu/~scharff/images/senegalflag.jpg] [http://www.pace.edu http://atlantis.seidenberg.pace.edu/~scharff/images/us.jpg]

senegal: Home (last edited 2013-06-08 03:19:42 by scharff)