[csaa-forum] Call for papers - Telstra-TJA Christopher Newell Prize for Telecommunications and Disability

Gerard Goggin gerard.goggin at sydney.edu.au
Tue Sep 25 10:34:40 CST 2012

Dear CSAA colleagues,

Notice of an important and generous prize in disability and
telecommunications below (apologies for x-posting).


Gerard Goggin

A reminder (or first notice) that entries for the 2013 prize round, in
recognition of the late Rev Canon Dr Christopher Newell's contribution to
the Australian telecommunications industry, close 15 January 2013, with
awards and publication scheduled for May 2012.

The competition is managed by the Telecommunications Journal of Australia
(TJA) Managing Editor, Dr Peter Gerrand, on behalf of the ACS-TSA
(Telecommunications Society of Australia; a Special Interest Group of the
Australian Computer Society). Generous prizes will be awarded for the
best, original papers offered for publication by TJA that demonstrate the
tangible benefits that an innovative use of communications technologies
and/or digital inclusion programs can deliver for people with disability.

The competition is open to entries world-wide. Note that the criteria has
been broadened to include digital inclusion programs as well as
communications technologies.

Rules for the 2013 competition are at

Previous winners and papers accepted for publication as part of the prize
are at:

2012 - http://www.tja.org.au/index.php/tja/issue/view/18/showToc

2011 - http://tja.org.au/index.php/tja/issue/view/14/showToc

2010 - http://tja.org.au/index.php/tja/issue/view/6/showToc

The Managing Editor TJA can be contacted at: mailto:pgerrand at gmail.com

Please feel free to pass this announcement on to other relevant networks


Bert Ciavarra  Manager Disability Programs

Digital Inclusion |  Chief Sustainability Office |  Corporate Affairs

P  03 8649 2007 |  M  0418 244 472  |  E  Bert.Ciavarra at team.telstra.com |
 W  www.telstra.com.au/disability

Gerard Goggin
Professor and Chair
Department of Media and Communications
University of Sydney

Adjunct Professor, Social Policy Research Centre
University of New South Wales

e: gerard.goggin at sydney.edu.au
p:  +61 2 9114 1218
m: +61 428 66 88 24
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