6TH APPLIED RESEARCH CONFERENCE IN AFRICA

(ARCA 2017)

17TH -19TH AUGUST 2017

COLLEGE OF BUSINESS EDUCATION DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA

 CALL FOR PAPERS

The Applied Researchers’ Association in collaboration with Association of African Universities and College of BusinessEducation Dar es Salaam, Tanzaniais pleased to announce the Call for Papers for the sixth 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: STANDARDIZATION FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN AFRICA: THE ROLE OF 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

TIME TABLE

Submission of abstracts:                                 31st January 2017

Notification of acceptance of abstract:          28th February 2017

Submission of full paper:                              31st May 2017

Refereeing decision:                                       30thJune 2017

Submission of revised paper:                          14th July 2017

Conference:                                                   17th -19th August 2017

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 Harvard 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 Technical University, Ghana

Dr. Adilah Shariff, University of Sains, Malaysia

Prof. R. Assasie Oppong,  Kwame Nkrumah University of Science &Technology, Ghana

Prof.  Clinton.O. Aigbavboa University of Johannesburg,South Africa

Prof. G. Ofori, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Mr. Emmanuel Bamfo-Agyei, Cape Coast Technical University, Ghana

Prof. D.W.Thwala, University of Johannesburg, South Africa

Dr. L.O. Ogunsumi, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ife, Nigeria

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

Prof J. Ayarkwa, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science &Technology, Ghana

Dr. Ajisafe Adebayo, Awolowo University, Ife, Nigeria

Dr. Gabriel Nani, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science &Technology, Ghana

Prof. Abdulai Salifu Asuro Tamale Technical University, Ghana

Prof. (Mrs.) Olutoyin M. Adetunji Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Oyo State, Nigeria

Mrs. Sophia Pardie Ocran, Cape Coast Technical University, Ghana

Dr. Tosin Adekannbi, University of Ibadan, Nigeria

Dr. Janet Adekannbi, University of Ibadan, Nigeria

Prof. Lazarus M. Ojigi, National Space Research and Development Agency, Nigeria.

Dr. Ajisafe Adebayo,Obafemi Awolowo University, Ife, Nigeria.

Dr. Monica A. Orisadare, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ife, Nigeria.
PARTICIPATION INFORMATION:

Participation Information:

The conference registration fee isUS$300.00 or its equivalent in Ghana cedis. Early registration (1st January – 4th April, 2017 is$250.00). 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 Tanzania.  The cost of accommodation ranges from US$70 to US$250 per night.

 

BANK DETAILS
Account name:   APPLIED RESEARCH CONFERENCE IN AFRICA  (ARCA)
Bank: ECO BANK  
Account number: 0772074485586801  
Branch Bank: Collins Street, Takoradi  
Swift Code: ECOCGHAC  

We are looking forward to receiving your abstract and seeing you at College of Business Education Dar es Salaam, Tanzania on 16th August 2017 at 9:00am.

Venue: (COLLEGE OF BUSINESS EDUCATION DAR ES SALAAM CONFERENCE ROOM, TANZANIA)

For further information, please contact: www.arcaconference.org  Tel: +233-244-026432 OR +255713655380   Email:arcaafrica2015@gmail.com

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

SPONSORSHIP:

Reputable organizations and individuals are invited as sponsors of the conference.

Platinum sponsor: Above $6000.00 Gold sponsor: $3500.00 – $6000.00 and Silver sponsor: $1000.00 – $3400.00