7TH APPLIED RESEARCH CONFERENCE IN AFRICA
(ARCA 2018)
9TH -11TH AUGUST 2018
MOUNT KENYA UNIVERSITY, THIKA,KIAMBU COUNTY, KENYA
CALL FOR PAPERS

The African Applied Researchers’ Association in collaboration with Mount Kenya University, Thika,Kiambu County, Kenya is pleased to announce the Call for Papers for the seventh Applied Research Conference in Africa. The aim of the Applied Research Conference in Africa is to provide a platform for capacity building and networking among researchers in Africa.

THEME: “INNOVATION FOR SUSTAINABLE INDUSTRIALIZATION IN AFRICA: THE ROLE OF ACADEMICS AND RESEARCHERS”

Papers relating but not limited to the following disciplines are welcome:

Engineering; Built Environment; Hospitality and Tourism; Food Science; Oil, Gas and Energy; Medicine; Statistical Modelling;

Information and Communication Technology; Applied Sciences & Arts; Business; Social Sciences; Humanities; Language and Literature; etc

 TIME TABLE

Submission of full paper:                                         31st January 2018

Notification of acceptance of abstract:                       31st  March  2018

Refereeing decision:                                                   30thJune 2018

Submission of revised paper:                                      13th July 2018

Conference:                                                               9th -11th August 2018

Please email as attachment to arcaafrica2015@gmail.com. Abstracts should not be more than 250 words and full paper not more than 10 pages of A4 size. Please adopt the APA style of referencing.

 SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE

Prof. Joseph N. Mojekwu, University of Lagos, Nigeria                   Prof. Bashir Garba, Secretary General of Sokoto State, Nigeria

Prof. A.N. Anniekwu, University of Benin, Nigeria                          Prof. Samuel F., Ogundare, Tai solarin University of Education Nigeria

Prof. Mjema, Emmanuel A. CBE Dar es Salaam Tanzania              Prof. Samuel B. Adejuyigbe Federal University Oye, Ekiti, Nigeria           

Prof. Lawrence Atepor, Cape Coast Polytechnic, Ghana                  Dr. Monica A. Orisadare Obafemi Awolowo University, Ife, Nigeria

Prof. R. Assasie Oppong,  KNUST, Ghana                                        Prof.  Clinton.O. Aigbavboa University of Johannesburg, South Africa

Prof. G. Ofori,National University of Singapore, Singapore             Mr. Emmanuel Bamfo-Agyei, Cape Coast Polytechnic, Ghana

Prof. D.W.Thwala, University of Johannesburg, South Africa         Prof. L.O. Ogunsumi, IAR&T, Nigeria

Prof R. K. Nkum ,KNUST, Ghana                                                     Prof J. Ayarkwa, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science &Technology, Ghana

Dr. Ajisafe Adebayo, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ife, Nigeria   Dr. Gabriel Nani, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science &Technology, Ghana

Prof. Abdulai Salifu Asuro Tamale Polytechnic, Ghana                    Mrs. Sophia Pardie Ocran, Cape Coast Polytechnic, Ghana                

Dr. Tosin Adekannbi, University of Ibadan, Nigeria                         Prof. (Mrs.) Olutoyin M. Adetunji Ladoke Akintola University of Technology,

Dr, Janet Adekannbi, University of Ibadan, Nigeria.                         Oyo state, Nigeria.

Prof. Lazarus M. Ojigi, National Space Research and                      

Development Agency, Nigeria                                                          

 PARTICIPATION INFORMATION:

The conference registration fee is US$300.00 or its equivalent in Ghana cedis or Kenyan Shilling. The Conference fee for Postgraduate Students is US$200.00. For Postgraduate Participants, evidence of studentship will be required. The fee comprises conference materials, lunch and visit to tourist sites in Kenya.  The cost of accommodation ranges from US$60 to US$120 per night.

 Deadline of payment: May 31 2018

BANK DETAILS

Account name:   APPLIED RESEARCH CONFERENCE IN AFRICA  (ARCA)   (BANK IN GHANA)
Bank: ECO BANK
Account number: 0771094485586801  
Branch Bank: Collins Street, Takoradi, Ghana  
Swift Code: ECOCGHAC  

 We are looking forward to receiving your abstract and seeing you at MOUNT KENYA UNIVERSITY, THIKA,KIAMBU COUNTY, KENYA

on 9th August 2018 at 8:30am.

For further information, please contact: www.arcaconference.org  Tel: +233-244-026432 OR +254722664468  Email: arcaafrica2015@gmail.com

NOTE: Please other Professional Institutions or groups are encouraged to submit their papers and participate.