Small Business Development: Opportunities and Challenges
The Information Technology for Development program at the
College of Information Science and Technology at the University of Nebraska,
Omaha involves the:
Research into the effects of technology adoption
and use on the economic, social and human development of people, businesses and
Training of students to conduct technology and
training interventions with small businesses to measure their growth.
Development of tools to support the data
collection and interventions.
Application of research and training to improve
the lives of people.
This program involves projects such as Small Business
Development: Opportunities and Challenges, Cloud computing for Small
businesses, ICT Maturity: An Index for assessing a country’s capacity to grow
through its ICT infrastructure and a Comparative Analysis of ICT adoption in
China and the USA.