Welcome to Telecommunities Canada 1997 Conference


August 15-18, 1997 Halifax, Nova Scotia

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On each of the three days, speakers from across Canada, the US and even Africa share their expertise, information and ideas about successful community partnerships.

Among them are

  • Graham Peter Hayman of Grahamtown South Africa who speaks about setting up community media networks for education and development in the Eastern Cape, South Africa;

  • Doug Isaak of Churchill talks about getting remote communities on line via Satellite systems;

  • Claire Smith-Murphy and Theresa Pitman of Newfoundland address the implications of community networks and economic development;

  • Successful Community Network Partnerships is the subject of the presentation by Stephen T. Bajjaly of the University and James McClelland, Libraries For the Future, New York City.