DOCTORAL FORUM DRAFT PROGRAMME 9 –10 MARCH 2015 UNISA Muckleneuk Campus

DOCTORAL FORUM DRAFT PROGRAMME
9 –10 MARCH 2015
Venue: Bamboo Auditorium, Kgorong Building
UNISA Muckleneuk Campus
08:00 – 08:30
08:30 – 09:00
09:00 – 10:00
10:00 – 10:20
10:20 – 11:00
11:00 – 11:40
11:40 - 12:20
12:20 – 13:00
13:00 – 14:00
14:00 – 14:40
14:40 – 15:20
15:20 – 16:00
MONDAY 9 MARCH 2015
REGISTRATION AND TEA
Chair: Dr Luyanda Dube, University of South Africa
Welcome, Prof. OB Onyancha, University of South Africa
Prof. Dennis Ocholla, University of Zululand
Application of theoretical and conceptual frameworks in LIS research
TEA
Chair: Dr Tony Rodrigues, University of South Africa
Michelle Kahn, University of Cape Town
Research data management and curation among arts researchers at South African researchintensive universities
Feedback and comments
Thatayaone Segaetsho, University of Botswana
Environmental considerations in the preservation of library and archival materials in selected
heritage institutions in Botswana
Feedback and comments
Mehluli Masuku, University of South Africa
Framework for electronic health records and electronic medical records standards for the
health sector in Zimbabwe
Feedback and comments
Ngoako Marutha, University of South Africa
A framework for embedding medical records management into the healthcare service delivery
in the Limpopo province of South Africa
Feedback and comments
LUNCH
Chair: Dr Madelein Fombad, University of South Africa
Gwakisa Kamatula, University of South Africa
A Framework for E-records and e-government implementation in the Tanzania Public Service
Feedback and comments
Titus Lyaruu, University of South Africa
A framework for integrating records management into the open government initiative in
Tanzania
Feedback and comments
Summary and closure
08:00 – 8:30
08:30 – 09:30
09:30 – 10:10
10:10 – 10:30
10:30 – 11:00
11:00 – 11:40
11:40 – 12:20
12:20 – 13:00
13:00 – 14:00
14:00 – 14:40
14:40 – 15:20
15:20 – 16:00
TUESDAY- 10 MARCH 2015
COFFEE / TEA
Chair: Prof. Veli Jiyane, University of South Africa
Prof Tennyson Mgutshini, University of South Africa
Qualitative research designs: - An overview of Phenomenology, Ethnography, Case-study,
Narrative Enquiry and Participation Action Research
Wulystan Mtega, University of South Africa
Strengthening agricultural knowledge systems for improved rural livelihoods in Morogoro
region, Tanzania
Feedback and comments
TEA
Chair: Dr Isabel Schellnack-Kelly
Martin Sehlapelo, University of South Africa
Methodological reflections on using a Grounded Theory approach and Qualitative Data Analysis
software to study the development and implementation of Information Society policies in the
SADC region
Feedback and comments
Mass Tapfuma, University of KwaZulu-Natal
Visibility of research in African institutions of higher learning: Institutional Repositories in
Zimbabwe's public universities
Feedback and comments
Tlou Masenya, University of South Africa
The adoption of digital preservation strategies in South African academic libraries
Feedback and comments
Abdulmumin Isah, University of Botswana
The adoption and usage of digital library resources by academic staff in Universities in Kwara
State, Nigeria
Feedback and comments
LUNCH
Abayomi Owolabi, University of Zululand
Access, use and challenge of clinical informatics among medical doctors in selected teaching
hospitals in Nigeria and South Africa
Feedback and comments
Nurudeen Adeniyi Aderibigbe, University of Zululand
Cyber ethical behaviour as predictor of academic integrity in selected universities in Nigeria and
South Africa
Feedback and comments
Summary of the session and closure
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