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Mr. Lawrence Zikusoka

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Customer Project Manager

Ericsson AB LTD
Local Address: Madagascar
Background

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations

  • Founder
    CTPH
  • Board Member
    ICT for Development

Education

  • Masters degree , Telecommunications
    State University of New York Institute of Technology
  • Master's degree , Specialised Veterinary Medicine
    North Carolina State University/North Carolina Zoological Park
  • Master's degree , Telecommunications
    SUNY Institute of Technology
  • M.S. , Telecommunications
    State University of New York Institute of Technology
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Lawrence ...
www.ctph.org, 14 Dec 2012 [cached]
Lawrence Zikusoka
CTPH Founder and Director of ICT for Development
Lawrence Zikusoka is a CTPH Board Member and Wi-Fi Project Director for deployment of the first ever 802.11g telecentres with footprints in UNESCO World Heritage Site and Biosphere Reserve in Bwindi Impenetrable and Queen Elizabeth National Parks, enabling small enterprises, NGOs and eco-tourists to have local multimedia, broadband wireless and VoIP services in the Albertine Rift.
The pilot was funded by the World Bank, Uganda Communications Commission, WYSE Technology, and Uganda Telecom in 2004, and since then, UNIDO and Microsoft. The sustainable CTPH Telecentre model was nominated as a Finalist at the Stockholm Challenge Award, WSIS Best ICT Project in Africa, and featured on BBC's "Go Digital" and CNN's "Focus on the Internet."
Lawrence has 10 years experience in international telecom, electronics and IT environments working in 8 countries namely, Kosovo, India, Congo, USA, France, Uganda, Madagascar and South Africa. Most recently, he was a special projects advisor on the Refugee Connectivity Pilot and program management consultant for Ericsson's Market Unit sub-Saharan Africa in high-growth telecom markets.
Prior to co-founding CTPH, Mr. Zikusoka held various positions in strategic marketing, business development, turnkey GSM/3G network rollout, transmission and core network expansion, field operations and maintenance, regulatory and ICT policy development at Nortel's Research Triangle Park, Simba Telecom, Zain, and the United Nations.
Mr. Zikusoka was awarded the 2006 Reuters Digital Vision Fellowship for technology social entrepreneurs at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California. Lawrence holds a Masters degree in Telecommunications from the State University of New York Institute of Technology and is actively pursuing Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.
Lawrence is married to Dr. Gladys, the CTPH Founder and CEO and has two sons, Ndhego and Tendo.
LAWRENCE ...
www.ctph.org, 23 Feb 2008 [cached]
LAWRENCE ZIKUSOKA
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LAWRENCE ZIKUSOKAFounder and Director, Information and Communication Technology (ICT) for Development
Mr. Lawrence Zikusoka, Founder and Director, Information and Communication Technology (ICT) for Development, has worked on the global UN's Information Technology Service Initiative that assists developing countries in the critical task of bridging the digital divide.
Under the CTPH, Protected Area Initiative on ICT for Development, he works to promote conservation and public health by improving primary health care to people and animals around protected areas.Mr. Zikusoka was on a strategic development team that identified opportunities in emerging markets at Nortel Networks in Research Triangle Park in the USA.Previously, he worked on a technical infrastructure team that expanded the first mobile phone network in Uganda, operated by CelTel.
Mr. Zikusoka was nominated by the Board of Directors, World Summit Award (WSA) to participate on its Grand Jury for multimedia and ICT in Dubai, UAE.This expert panel's mission was successfully completed with the selection and evaluation of the best e-content from 136 participating nations.The selections were showcased in the framework of the United Nations' World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) 2003 in Geneva.Mr. Zikusoka currently works as African spokesperson for the World Summit Award which is preparing for a second round of best practice selections for the WSIS in Tunisia in 2005.
Lawrence received a B.A. in International Studies from Syracuse University, USA where he also studied at l'Université des Science Humaines de Strasbourg, France.He holds a M.S. in Telecommunications from State University of New York Institute of Technology with industry certifications and training from Nortel Networks, Cisco, Corning, Siemens, Alcatel, Fluke Networks and BICSI.
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Engineer Lawrence Zikusoka
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LAWRENCE ZIKUSOKAFounder and ICT Director.
Lawrence Zikusoka, Founder & ...
www.ctph.org, 8 Oct 2003 [cached]
Lawrence Zikusoka, Founder & Director, ICT for Development, Conservation Through Public Health, has given the outstanding honour of acting as one of the international referees who will take part in the Grand Jury of the World Summit Award (WSA) 2003.
CTPH Founder and CEO, an Ashoka ...
www.ctph.org, 23 Feb 2008 [cached]
CTPH Founder and CEO, an Ashoka Fellow, Dr. Gladys Kalema- Zikusoka says "we wanted to extend our services beyond the walls of the physical building, out into the local communities surrounding protected areas who cannot always get to the telecentre near the Equator but still need to benefit from this facility."
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The project is unlike any other and presents its own unique challenges, as Lawrence Zikusoka, Founder and Director of ICT for CTPH explains: "One of the issues for CTPH is the risk from the lions in the park that may view a person with a laptop on a bicycle as something more than digital access!"
CTPH - CONSERVATION THROUGH PUBLIC HEALTH
www.ctph.org, 11 May 2012 [cached]
Lawrence Zikusoka
CTPH Founder and Director of ICT for Development Lawrence Zikusoka is a CTPH Board Member and Wi-Fi Project Director for deployment of the first ever 802.11g telecentres with footprints in UNESCO World Heritage Site and Biosphere Reserve in Bwindi Impenetrable and Queen Elizabeth National Parks, enabling small enterprises, NGOs and eco-tourists to have local multimedia, broadband wireless and VoIP services in the Albertine Rift.
The pilot was funded by the World Bank, Uganda Communications Commission, WYSE Technology, and Uganda Telecom in 2004, and since then, UNIDO and Microsoft. The sustainable CTPH Telecentre model was nominated as a Finalist at the Stockholm Challenge Award, WSIS Best ICT Project in Africa, and featured on BBC's "Go Digital" and CNN's "Focus on the Internet."
Lawrence has 10 years experience in international telecom, electronics and IT environments working in 8 countries namely, Kosovo, India, Congo, USA, France, Uganda, Madagascar and South Africa. Most recently, he was a special projects advisor on the Refugee Connectivity Pilot and program management consultant for Ericsson's Market Unit sub-Saharan Africa in high-growth telecom markets.
Prior to co-founding CTPH, Mr. Zikusoka held various positions in strategic marketing, business development, turnkey GSM/3G network rollout, transmission and core network expansion, field operations and maintenance, regulatory and ICT policy development at Nortel's Research Triangle Park, Simba Telecom, Zain, and the United Nations.
Mr. Zikusoka was awarded the 2006 Reuters Digital Vision Fellowship for technology social entrepreneurs at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California. Lawrence holds a Masters degree in Telecommunications from the State University of New York Institute of Technology and is actively pursuing Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.
Lawrence is married to Dr. Gladys, the CTPH Founder and CEO and has two sons, Ndhego and Tendo.
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