Adele Botha is a principal research scientist in the Next Generation Networks and Mobile research group at the CSIR Meraka Institute, where she the leads the mobile user experience research in mobile goal orientated interactions. Her research area mostly focuses on the use of Mobile Cellular Technology as alternative ICT in resource constrained environments She completed her Ph.D. in Information Technology at Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, School of Information and Telecommunication Technology submitting a dissertation on the Mobile User Experience in Mlearning interactions. She has since then been active in research in user appropriation and acceptance of mobile technology. She has extensive experience in the implementation of technology in resource constrained mobile interactions. She has presented and published her research on various national and international platforms and serves on National and International steering committees.