Program Participant

Name:Heather Hudson
TitleCompany:Professor Emerita; Former Director, University of San Francisco; ISER, University of Alaska Anchorage, USA
Bio:Dr. Heather E. Hudson is Affiliate Professor of Communications Policy and former Director of the Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER), University of Alaska Anchorage, and Professor Emerita at the University of San Francisco. Her research focuses on applications of information and communication technologies for socio-economic development, regulatory issues, and policies and strategies to extend affordable access to communications, particularly in indigenous and developing regions. She has planned and evaluated communication projects in more than 50 developing countries and emerging economies, including the Pacific islands. Dr. Hudson is the author of numerous articles and several books. Her latest book is Connecting Alaskans: Telecommunications in Alaska from Telegraph to Broadband.
Title:You can find Heather in:
Sunday, 15 January 202309:00–10:30Broadband Policy and AvailabilityMPCC, South Pacific 3PTC23PROGRWS_BB
Sunday, 15 January 202315:30–16:45What Makes a Difference? The Impact of ICTs on DevelopmentMPCC, South Pacific 4PTC23PROGRWS_DEV