Dr. Dorothy Okello

Eng. Dr. Dorothy Okello is the principal investigator at netLabs!UG, Senior Lecturer, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Makerere University and Director of Innovation, Eastern Africa Resilience Innovations Lab (EA RILab).  Dr. Okello is also the faculty member responsible for the Celestini Project in Uganda.  She is an activist in the area of women’s rights and empowerment and has founded and served as a board member of a number of organizations dedicated to economic advancement in Uganda.

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Education in the Age of COVID: Connectivity is Just the Beginning

September 21, 2020/by Taia Pandolfi
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Get to Know 2020 Young Scholar Yasaman Ghasempour

September 10, 2020/by Taia Pandolfi
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The Digital Divide Complicates School Reopening Plans

September 1, 2020/by Taia Pandolfi
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Progress or Empty Promises? Five Young Technologists Share Their Experience With the Gender Divide in Engineering

August 26, 2020/by Taia Pandolfi
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The Truth about the Digital Divide: Urban and Rural Barriers in the U.S.

August 22, 2020/by Taia Pandolfi

Marconi Society Names Three 2020 Paul Baran Young Scholars

August 3, 2020/by Paula Reinman

Vikram Iyer Recognized with the 2020 Marconi Society Young Scholar Award

August 2, 2020/by Paula Reinman

Dr. Yasaman Ghasempour Recognized with the 2020 Marconi Society Young Scholar Award

July 31, 2020/by Paula Reinman
Piotr Roztocki Marconi Young Scholar

Piotr Roztocki Recognized with the 2020 Marconi Society Young Scholar Award

July 30, 2020/by Paula Reinman

The United Nations, The Internet and Digital Cooperation

July 6, 2020/by Paula Reinman

Colombian Students Recognized for Addressing Public Health Concerns Regarding Air Quality

July 6, 2020/by Paula Reinman

Rethinking How We Fund Connectivity

July 1, 2020/by Paula Reinman

Vint Cerf and Andrea Goldsmith Discuss Diversity in Engineering

June 24, 2020/by Paula Reinman

Vint Cerf: What Happened When I Got Covid-19 And How Our Medical System Must Change

June 18, 2020/by Paula Reinman

Marconi Fellow Ron Rivest Breaks Ground in COVID-19 Contact Tracing

June 11, 2020/by Paula Reinman

Q&A: The Pioneers of Web Cryptography on the Future of Authentication

June 8, 2020/by John Verducci

Vint Cerf and Broadband Advocate Talon Lane Discuss Digital Inclusion

June 1, 2020/by Paula Reinman

Three Lessons We’ve Learned About Digital Inclusion From COVID-19

May 26, 2020/by Paula Reinman