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Mrs Shilumbe Chivuno-Kuria


Phone : +264 61 207 2057
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Office Location : IT House


B.Sc.: Comp.Sci/Psych. (UNAM)


Databases, Participatory Design, Human Computer Interaction


Research Interest: 

Service Design, Participatory Design, Human Computer Interaction


Selected Publications: 

Rodil, K., Winschiers-Theophilus, H., Kapuire, G.K., Stanley, C., Chivuno-Kuria, S., 2014. Participatory exploration of digitalizing cultural content: getting married. are we ready?, in: Proc. of the PDC'14. Presented at the PDC'14, ACM Press, Windhoek, Namibia, pp. 93–97

doi:10.1145/2662155.2662185Gereon Kapuire, Edwin Blake, Heike Winschiers-Theophilus, Nicola Bidwell, Shilumbe Chivuno-Kuria, Exploring Success and Failure in Development Informatics:Innovation, Research and Practice. A revolution in ICT, the last hope for African Rural Communities’ technology appropriation, IDIA, 2010, Cape Town

Heike Winschiers-Theophilus, Nicola J Bidwell, Shilumbe Chivuno-Kuria, Gereon Koch Kapuire, Determining Requirements within an Indigenous Knowledge System of African Rural Communities, Proceedings of SAICSIT 2010, Pretoria


Notable Achievements: 

Obtaining my master’s degree in Information Technology and Best paper presented at SACSIT Conference “Determining requirements within an indigenous knowledge system of African rural communities”

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