1st KIBU International Conference

Conference Theme: Transformative Leadership for Societal Empowerment in the 21stCentury


A.     Ethics and Governance

·        Devolution and societal transformation

·        Radicalization, Terrorism and insecurity

·        Governance and economy

·        The emergence of African Democracy

·        Governance and accountability

·        Ethics and education

B.   Green Environment

·      New trends, technologies and application for green environment

·      green computing and E-waste management

·      Renewable energy solutions

·      Smart agriculture

·      Policies and strategies on green environment

·      Nature based solutions to agriculture and primary health

C.     Human Capital Development

·        Human capital and labor market

·        Inter-generational transfer and inequalities in labor market

·        Training for industrial application (demand-supply chain)

·        Digital inclusion and trends in human capital needs

·        Pedagogy and ICT

D.   Quality Health Care and Delivery Systems

·      Lifestyle Diseases and management

·      Tele medicine

·      Geriatric care

·      Drugs and substance abuse among youths

·      Youth and reproductive health

·      Health tourism and risk management

E.   Crosscutting issues
For more details on thematic areas visit http://www.kibabiiuniversity.ac.keConference Venue: Kibabii University Main Campus
Important Deadlines:

Submission of Abstracts: Wednesday 30th March, 2016.

Notification of Abstracts accepted Friday, 8th April, 2016.

Submission of full papers for accepted abstracts: Friday, 20th May, 2016.

Early Bird registration before Friday, 17th June, 2016


Abstract/Paper Submission: Send Abstract not exceeding 300-words in MS-word; Times New Roman; font 12; 1.5 spacing. Specifying author(s) name(s), Affiliation, thematic area, email address and should outline aims, methodology, results and conclusions; and a maximum of five key words to conference2016@kibabiiuniversity.ac.ke. Please put “Conference Abstract” in your subject line.


GUIDELINES FOR FULL PAPERS: (3000-4000 words) prepared in Times New Roman (Font 12, spacing 1.5) Research papers: Cover page with Title of Paper, author(s) name(s), Affiliation: Abstract (300 words), Key Words (maximum of 5). The body of the paper to include: introduction with objective(s), materials and methods, results and discussion, conclusions, recommendations and references.

Conference Registration:


Early bird            Late Registration

All East African Participants                             Kes 6,000              Kes 8,000

All other International participants                 US$ 120                US$ 150

Kibabii University Students                               Kes 1,500              Kes 2,000

All other students                                                 Kes 2,000              Kes 2,500

Exhibitors’ fee                                                      Kes 10,000 per day (includes Lunch for 2 only)


Registration fee payments to:

Kibabii University College –A/C 2028252628               Barclays Bank, Bungoma Branch. Scan the payment document and Email to lchikamai@kibabiiuniversity.ac.ke for registration purposes.

All Enquiries to:

Dr. Lucy Chikamai             lchikamai@kibabiiuniversity.ac.ke Tel: +254 722763440

Dr. Donald Siamba             dsiamba@kibabiiunivrsity.ac.ke Tel: +254 722238039

For Further Information: Please visit http://www.kibabiiuniversity.ac.ke or contact conference2016@kibabiiuniversity.ac.ke
1st KIBU International Conference