The author argues that lack of early attention to the institutional and political sustaina-bility of the project, along with funda-mental flaws in the underlying structure of the entity, led to its ultimate failure. The author is currently Assistant Professor at the Georgia Institute of Technology.
From this year, i4d is introducing a new section named as 'i opener'. The critical views of the authors/readers regarding any particular aspect in the field of ICT application will be published in this setion
Media Lab Asia endeavored to be the world's largest university research laboratory for ICT's and international development. With it routinely described as a “billion dollar” facility in pollyannish anticipation of huge fundraising successes