Conferences

A.F. van Gorp, N. Pogrebnyakov and E. Maldonado (2015). Just Keep Tweeting: Emergency Responders’ Social Media Use Before and During an Emergency. The European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS). Münster, Germany, June 26-28 2015.

A.F. van Gorp and E. de Vries (2014). Preventing and Managing Disasters during Public Events: The Collaborative Development of an ICT Ecosystem. The 25th European Regional Conference of the International Telecommunications Society (ITS). Brussels, Belgium, June 22-25.

E. Maldonado, A.F. van Gorp and N. Pogrebnyakov (2014). A Friend in Need: Emergency Responders’ Social Media Use and the Effects on Response Practices. The 25th European Regional Conference of the International Telecommunications Society (ITS). Brussels, Belgium, June 22-25.

A.F. van Gorp (2014). Integration of Volunteer and Technical Communities into the Humanitarian Aid Sector. The 11th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM). University Park, PA, USA, May 18-21. Paper nominated for Best Research Paper Award.

A.F. van Gorp (2013). The Changing Organization of Humanitarian Information Provision: Challenges of Technology-Mediated Citizen and Volunteer Participation. ETMAAL 2013 - 24 Hours of Communication Science. Rotterdam, the Netherlands, February 7-8.

A.F. van Gorp and C. Middleton (2009). Fiber to the Home and Competition: Developments in the Netherlands and Canada. The 37th Research Conference on Communication, Information and Internet Policy (TPRC). Arlington, Virginia, September 25-27.

C. Middleton and A.F. van Gorp (2009). How Competitive is the Canadian Residential Broadband Market? A Study of Canadian Internet Service Providers and Their Regulatory Environment. The 37th Research Conference on Communication, Information and Internet Policy (TPRC). Arlington, Virginia, September 25-27.

A.F. van Gorp and C.F. Maitland (2009). Regulatory Independence and Wireless Market Development: A Comparative Analysis of Two African Nations. Proceedings of the 2009 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies and Development (ICTD 2009). Doha, Qatar, April 17-19, 2009, 427-436.

A.F. van Gorp, L.M. Ngamassi Tchouakeu, C.F. Maitland, D.J. Saab, Andrea H. Tapia, E. Maldonado, R. Orendovici and K. Zhao (2008). VSAT Deployment for Post-Disaster Relief and Development: Opportunities and Constraints for Inter-Organizational Coordination among International NGOs. The 17th Biennial International Telecommunications Society (ITS) Conference. Montreal, Canada, June 24-27.

D.J. Saab, E. Maldonado, R. Orendovici, L.M. Tchouakeu Ngamassi, A.F. van Gorp, K. Zhao, C. Maitland, and A. Tapia (2008). Building Global Bridges: Coordination Bodies for Improved Information Sharing among Humanitarian Relief Agencies. In F. Fiedrich and B. van de Walle (Eds.), Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM2008), Washington D.C., USA, May 4-7, 2008, 471-483.

A.F. van Gorp and C.F. Maitland (2007). The Regulatory Design Problem Revisited: Tanzania’s Pioneering Position in Africa. The 35th Research Conference on Communication, Information and Internet Policy (TPRC). Arlington, Virginia, September 28-30.

C.F. Maitland and A.F. van Gorp (2007). Beyond Harmonization: The Role of Regions in Facilitating ICT-Based Development. The 35th Research Conference on Communication, Information and Internet Policy (TPRC). Arlington, Virginia, September 28-30.

A.F. van Gorp and C.F. Maitland (2007). Regionalization of Telecommunications Regulatory Policy: A Model to Assess Regional Effects on National Regulations. The 57th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association. San Francisco, CA, May 24-28.

A.F. van Gorp and C. Morris (2007). Rural Connectivity through WiFi: Regulatory Challenges and Opportunities in Southern Africa. The 57th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association. San Francisco, CA, May 24-28.

C.F. Maitland, A.F. van Gorp, A. Tarnacha, and J.R. Westerveld (2006). A Multi-Layer Approach to the Study of Inter-Organizational Wireless Infrastructure. In B. Spencer, M.S. Fox, W. Du, D. Du and S. Buffett (Eds.) Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Electronic Commerce (ICEC'06). Fredericton, Canada, August 14-16, 2006, 309-318.

A.F. van Gorp and C.F. Maitland (2006). Regionalization & Telecommunications Policy Harmonization: Exploring the Case of Southern Africa. The 16th Biennial International Telecommunications Society Conference. Beijing, China, June 12-16.

C.F. Maitland, N.A. Pogrebnyakov, and A.F. van Gorp (2006). A Fragile Link: Disaster Relief, ICTs and Development. Proceedings of the 2006 International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies and Development (ICTD 2006). Berkeley, CA, May 25-26, 2006, 339-346.

A.F. van Gorp (2005). ICT as an Enabler for Humanitarian Relief? An Assessment of Communication and Information Flow in Inter-Organizational Context. The 55th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association. New York, NY, May 26-29.

A.F. van Gorp (2004). Communications and the Use of ICTs during Humanitarian Crises. Connections 2004: The 9th Great Lakes Information Studies Conference, Toronto, Canada, May 15-16. Mini abstract published in CJILS/RCSIB Special Conference Issue, 28 (3).

A.F. van Gorp, C.F. Maitland and H. Hanekop (2004). The Broadband Internet Access Market: Market and Firm Specific Factors Influencing the Participation of ISPs.The 15th Biennial International Telecommunications Society Conference, Berlin, Germany, September 4-7.

Conference Poster Presentations

A.F. van Gorp (2008). Building Embedded Regulatory Autonomy through Regional-National Interactions: Experiences from Southern Africa. The 36th Research Conference on Communication, Information and Internet Policy (TPRC). Arlington, Virginia, September 26-28.

A.F. van Gorp and C. Middleton (2008). A New Wave of Liberalization in Southern Africa? The Role of Converged Licensing Frameworks in Stimulating Communications Market Development. The 36th Research Conference on Communication, Information and Internet Policy (TPRC). Arlington, Virginia, September 26-28.

A.F. van Gorp (2005). National Policy Formulation in an International Arena: Ethiopia’s ICT Uptake. Poster presentation at the Twentieth Annual Graduate Exhibition, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, March 20.

Journal Articles

A.F. van Gorp and C. Middleton (2010). Fiber to the Home Unbundling and Retail Competition: Developments in the Netherlands. Communication & Strategies, 78, 87-106.

A.F. van Gorp and C. Middleton (2010). The Impact of Facilities and Service-Based Competition on Internet Services Provision in the Canadian Broadband Market. Telematics & Informatics, 27 (3), 217-230.

A.F. van Gorp and C.F. Maitland (2009). Comparative Research on Regional Regulators’ Associations: A Theory-Driven Path for Progress. Telecommunications Policy, 33(1-2), 41-53.

C.F. Maitland and A.F. van Gorp (2009). Beyond Harmonization: The Role of Regions in Facilitating ICT-Based Development. The Information Society, 25(1), 23-37.

A.F. van Gorp and C.F. Maitland (2009). Regulatory Innovations in Tanzania: The Role of Administrative Capabilities and Regulatory Governance. Info: the Journal of Policy, Regulation and Strategy for Telecommunications, Information and Media, 11(1), 64-77. 

A.F. van Gorp and C. Morris (2008). Serving Under-Serviced Areas in South Africa: The Potential for Wi-Fi Community Network Deployment and the Role of Regulation. Info: the Journal of Policy, Regulation and Strategy for Telecommunications, Information and Media, 10(1), 65-78.

A.F. van Gorp, C. F. Maitland and H. Hanekop (2006). The Broadband Internet Access Market: The Changing Role of ISPs. Telecommunications Policy, 30(2), 96-111.

Book Chapters

A.F. van Gorp (2011). Barriers to Competition in Canada’s Residential Broadband Internet Market. In M. Moll and L. Regan Shade (eds.), Establishing a Connection with Telecom Policy: An Issues Primer, Ottawa: Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.

A.F. van Gorp (2006). A Developing Country Perspective on Women’s ICT Adoption. In E.M. Trauth (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Gender and Information Technology, Hershey: Idea Group Publishing, pp.185-190. Reprinted in F.B. Tan (Ed.), Global Information Technologies: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications, Hershey: Information Science Reference, 2007.

E.A. Maldonado, N.A. Pogrebnyakov, and A.F. van Gorp (2006). ICT Policies as a Means to Inhibit Social Exclusion: The South African Case. In E.M. Trauth, D. Howcroft, T. Butler, B. Fitzgerald, and J.I. DeGross (Eds.), Social Inclusion: Societal and Organizational Implications for Information Systems. New York, NY: Springer, 137-150.

A.F. van Gorp, C.F. Maitland, and B.H. Cameron (2005). Scaling the Wall: Factors Influencing the Conditions for Market Entry in the Mobile Data Market. In C. Sorensen, Y. Yoo, K. Lyytinen and J.I. DeGross (Eds.), Designing Ubiquitous Information Environments: Socio-Technical Issues and Challenges. New York, NY: Springer, 277-291.

Published Reviews

A.F. van Gorp (2006). Journal article Review of “Research on Information Systems in Developing Countries: Current Landscape and Future Prospects”, by G. Walsham and S. Sahay, Information Technology for Development, 12 (1), 7-24. Published in Computing Reviews, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). Review #: CR133391 (0708-0811).

A.F. van Gorp and Benjamin Yeo (2006). Book Review of ‘Open Networks Closed Regimes – The Impact of the Internet on Authoritarian Rule’, S. Kalathil and T.C. Boas, Washington, D.C.: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 2003. In Journal of Communications, 56 (1), 218-219.

A.F. van Gorp (2004). Book Review of ‘Toward a Political Economy of Culture – Capitalism and Communication in the Twenty-First Century, A. Calabrese and C. Sparks (Eds.), Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., Lanham, Maryland, 2004. In Information Technology & People, 17 (3), 339-442.


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