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AMITY SCHOLARSHIPS

27-08-2015 Hits:964 Cocis News Maxwell Omwenga - avatar Maxwell Omwenga

AMITY SCHOLARSHIPS

ThePan-Africane-NetworkProject is a joint initiative of the Govt. of India and countries of the African Union.  It aims at imparting education to students of African countries participating in the project,...

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Two days annual PACT conference conclu…

29-07-2015 Hits:181 Cocis News Nyerere Geoffrey - avatar Nyerere Geoffrey

  Two days annual PACT conference concluded

By. Geoffrey Nyerere and Prossy Tulinomubezi The annual Pan African Conference on Science, Computing and Telecommunications (PACT 2015) that opened Monday 27 July,  has been wrapped up today Tuesday 28, 2015...

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ACADEMICIANS URGED TO DIVERSIFY SEARCH F…

28-07-2015 Hits:108 Cocis News Jacky Achan - avatar Jacky Achan

ACADEMICIANS URGED TO DIVERSIFY SEARCH FOR SCHOLARSHIPS

By: Jacky Achan Stenden University Senior lecturer, Dan Musinguzi has called on international scholarship seekers to diversify their area of search to stand a chance of winning funds  needed to cover...

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KUDU MOBILE PHONE SUPPORTED AUCTION SYST…

24-07-2015 Hits:156 Cocis News Nyerere Geoffrey - avatar Nyerere Geoffrey

KUDU MOBILE PHONE SUPPORTED AUCTION SYSTEM CONTINUES TO BOLSTER AGRICULTURAL SALES IN UGANDA.

By Jacky Achan A mobile phone supported auction system that enables real time agricultural market analysis – Kudu, is continuing to empower farmers in Uganda to successfully and profitably sell their...

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WHITEFLY MOBILE APP TO BOOST CASSAVA DIS…

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WHITEFLY MOBILE APP TO BOOST CASSAVA DISEASE DIAGNOSIS AND PRODUCTION

By Jacky Achan Cassava disease diagnosis is to improve in Uganda with the development of the Mobile Crop Surveillance project (mCROPS) disease recognition app (named the Whitefly app) which is in...

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CHEAPER TRAFFIC MONITORING APP UNDER INV…

23-07-2015 Hits:353 Cocis News prossy tulinomubezi - avatar prossy tulinomubezi

CHEAPER TRAFFIC MONITORING APP UNDER INVENTION

By Prossy Tulinomubezi A group of PhD researchers at Makerere University College of Computing and Information Sciences are inventing a traffic congestion monitoring app for developing cities which is cheaper compared...

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PhD Summer School

22-07-2015 Hits:146 Cocis News Maxwell Omwenga - avatar Maxwell Omwenga

PhD Summer School

Regional Course for PhD Students on Engaged Research Methods and Philosophy of Science August 10 – 14, 2015 Facilitator:   Prof. dr. Henk G. Sol , University of Groningen Co-Facilitators:   Dr. Mercy Amiyo,...

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MAK DIRECTORATE OF RESEARCH HOLDS CONSUL…

16-07-2015 Hits:73 Cocis News Nyerere Geoffrey - avatar Nyerere Geoffrey

MAK DIRECTORATE OF RESEARCH HOLDS CONSULTATIVE WORKSHOP

By Nyerere Geoffrey The Directorate of Graduate Research and Training (DGRT) Makerere University drew different stakeholders from different Colleges and Schools within the University on Monday to a consultative workshop to...

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COACHING CLIENTS ON NEW TECH APPLICATION…

16-07-2015 Hits:78 Cocis News Jacky Achan - avatar Jacky Achan

COACHING CLIENTS ON NEW TECH APPLICATIONS, IS THE PATH TO SUCCESS

By: Jacky Achan Upcoming innovators in the Information Technology (IT) world have been counselled to properly manage changes they introduce into businesses in Uganda and beyond if their innovations are to...

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COCIS HOLDS THE AFRICA CENTER OF EXCELLE…

14-07-2015 Hits:101 Cocis News prossy tulinomubezi - avatar prossy tulinomubezi

COCIS HOLDS THE AFRICA CENTER OF EXCELLENCE WORKSHOP

By Prossy Tulinomubezi The College of Computing and Information Sciences (CoCIS) in collaboration with the College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology (CEDAT) and the College of Education and External Studies...

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Libraries should be equipped with Web 2.…

10-07-2015 Hits:94 Cocis News Nyerere Geoffrey - avatar Nyerere Geoffrey

Libraries should be equipped with Web 2.0

By Nyerere Geoffrey Ugandan Libraries should be equipped with web 2.0 to improve service delivery and accessibility to users, Mr Maxwell Omwenga has said Mr. Omwenga, the head Corporate Relations Office, website designer...

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KAMPALA LEADING AFRICAN CITIES IN COMPUT…

07-07-2015 Hits:198 Cocis News Jacky Achan - avatar Jacky Achan

KAMPALA LEADING AFRICAN CITIES IN COMPUTER SCIENCE

By: Jacky Achan Kampala continues to gain the attention of academic researchers as a top African city rolling out more PHD graduates in the field of Computer Science than any other...

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SCIENTISTS URGED TO COLLABORATE WTH POLI…

06-07-2015 Hits:163 Cocis News Nyerere Geoffrey - avatar Nyerere Geoffrey

SCIENTISTS URGED TO COLLABORATE WTH POLICY MAKERS TO IMPROVE WEATHER INFORMATION

By Nyerere Geoffrey Scientists have been urged to collaborate with Policy makers to come up with policies that can help advance on weather information Speaking at WIMEA-ICT workshop held at College of...

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MIT MASTERS STUDENTS COMPLETE A TWO WEEK…

06-07-2015 Hits:222 Cocis News Jacky Achan - avatar Jacky Achan

MIT MASTERS STUDENTS COMPLETE A TWO WEEKS RESEARCH STUDY AT MAKERERE UNIVERSITY

By: Jacky Achan & Prossy Tulinomubezi Over 20 Librarians from select countries across Africa undertaking a Masters in Information Technology (MIT) have completed a two weeks research study at Makerere University...

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WIMEA-ICT PROJECT TO CATER FOR GENDER DY…

06-07-2015 Hits:190 Cocis News Jacky Achan - avatar Jacky Achan

WIMEA-ICT PROJECT TO CATER FOR GENDER DYNAMICS

By: Prossy Tulinomubezi Gender dynamics are to be addressed through the WIMEA-ICT project by devising strategies that support gender equality if access to weather information and weather information management is to...

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FAMILY TREE RECORD TRACK TO BE BOOSTED B…

06-07-2015 Hits:164 Cocis News Jacky Achan - avatar Jacky Achan

FAMILY TREE RECORD TRACK TO BE BOOSTED BY ICT

By: Jacky Achan Makerere University College of Computing and Information Sciences (CoCIS) is to partner with familysearch.org to boost usage of its Family tree platform that helps people create a lineage...

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PAIRING SCIENTISTS WITH JOURNALISTS IS T…

06-07-2015 Hits:142 Cocis News Jacky Achan - avatar Jacky Achan

PAIRING SCIENTISTS WITH JOURNALISTS IS TO BOOST SCIENCE COMMUNICATION

By: Jacky Achan Researchers in the field of Science have been asked to help the Ugandan media fully understand their trade and file informative reports on their projects other than indulge...

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CLIENT ENGAGEMENT MUST COME FIRST BEFORE…

29-06-2015 Hits:145 Cocis News Jacky Achan - avatar Jacky Achan

CLIENT ENGAGEMENT MUST COME FIRST BEFORE INNOVATION, COMPUTER SCIENTISTS HAVE BEEN ADVISED.

By: Jacky Achan Tech innovators undertaking an incubation challenge at Makerere University have been braved to first understand client needs before leaping into new software development in their field of...

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TALENT, NOVELTY AND PROFITABILITY ESSENT…

29-06-2015 Hits:159 Cocis News Nyerere Geoffrey - avatar Nyerere Geoffrey

TALENT, NOVELTY AND PROFITABILITY ESSENTIAL FOR SUCCESS IN TECH BUSINESS

By: Jacky Achan, Geoffrey Nyerere & Prossy Tulinomubezi Success in the field of technological innovation is possible for young innovators to achieve were talent and novelty is combined with a profitable...

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RUFORUM TRAINING STRETCHES TO MAKERERE U…

29-06-2015 Hits:137 Cocis News prossy tulinomubezi - avatar prossy tulinomubezi

RUFORUM TRAINING STRETCHES TO MAKERERE UNIVERSITY

  By: Prossy Tulinomubezi Makerere University College of Computing and Information Sciences (CoCIS) staff  have discussed ways of corporating with The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) so as...

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Indigenous methods of farming to be prio…

29-06-2015 Hits:87 Cocis News Maxwell Omwenga - avatar Maxwell Omwenga

Indigenous methods of farming to be prioritized

By: Nyerere Geoffrey and Tulinomubezi Prossy Makerere University’s College of Computing and Information Sciences (CoCIS) in collaboration with College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences (CAES), The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity...

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HUMANITARIAN SECTOR IN CRITICAL NEED OF …

25-06-2015 Hits:168 Cocis News Maxwell Omwenga - avatar Maxwell Omwenga

HUMANITARIAN SECTOR IN CRITICAL NEED OF INNOVATIONS TO IMPROVE SERVICES

By Nyerere Geoffrey & Jacky Achan Disease prevention, vaccination, health education and reestablishing family links have been identified as key areas that need critical innovations. This came to light in a...

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MAK scientists urged to communicate

18-06-2015 Hits:294 Cocis News Maxwell Omwenga - avatar Maxwell Omwenga

MAK scientists urged to communicate

By: Geoffrey Nyerere & Jacky Achan Ugandan Scientists have been urged to develop effective communication skills, if they are to ably share their innovations with communities that stand to benefit from...

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Makerere to hold a humanitarian innovati…

16-06-2015 Hits:115 Cocis News Maxwell Omwenga - avatar Maxwell Omwenga

Makerere to hold a humanitarian innovation event

By: Prossy Tulinomubezi Makerere University will hold a humanitarian innovation event Friday June 19, 2015 at Makerere University Main Hall, an ongoing drive by the International Committee of the Red Cross. According...

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CoCIS Students Join Vision Group Digital…

10-06-2015 Hits:391 Cocis News Maxwell Omwenga - avatar Maxwell Omwenga

CoCIS Students Join Vision Group Digitalization Projects

By ProssyTulinomubezi Twenty six students of Makerere University College of Computing and Information Sciences have been selected to participate in Vision Group content digitalization projects starting Thursday June 11, 2015. While...

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MAKERERE BOOSTING TECH INNOVATION THROUG…

08-06-2015 Hits:581 Cocis News Maxwell Omwenga - avatar Maxwell Omwenga

MAKERERE BOOSTING TECH INNOVATION THROUGH SUMMER SCHOOL

By: Jacky Achan Makerere University continues to play a crucial role in boosting tech innovation as 30 students from four different universities Monday kicked off a Mendix software development challenge at...

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SUMMER TRAINING

31-03-2015 Hits:796 Cocis News Maxwell Omwenga - avatar Maxwell Omwenga

SUMMER TRAINING

Starting 8th June – 12th August 2015     |     At Makerere University, College of Computing and Information Sciences (CoCIS)      Application Procedure. Write a motivational Letter (Half Page (A4)) Highlight your individual Technical Skills...

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CoCIS Connect Kicks off

26-03-2015 Hits:577 Cocis News Maxwell Omwenga - avatar Maxwell Omwenga

CoCIS Connect Kicks off

The long awaited CoCIS Connect Exhibition with the theme: From Invention to Innovation was lauched on 26th March 2015 by the Director ICT at Uganda Police Force Mr. Amos Ngabirano...

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CoCIS Connect From Invention to Innovati…

20-03-2015 Hits:418 Cocis News Grace Nansamba - avatar Grace Nansamba

CoCIS Connect From Invention to Innovation Exhibition

The College of Computing and Information Sciences (CoCIS), is a respected Centre of Excellence in Computing and Information Science training, research and consultancy services in sub-Saharan Africa. With over 6,000...

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Curriculum Development workshop - PAUIST…

02-03-2015 Hits:295 Cocis News Grace Nansamba - avatar Grace Nansamba

Curriculum Development workshop - PAUISTI Programs.

By: Grace.N.Senoga PAUISTI is a private Pan African University, Institute for Basic Sciences, Technology and Innovation.  It started as an initiative by the head of states (President Mugabe). Universities that showed...

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