3RD  INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS, PAPERS, POSTERS AND EXHIBITION

DATE:  12th  – 14th JUNE, 2018

VENUE:  KIBABII UNIVERSITY (MAIN CAMPUS) BUNGOMA, KENYA

THEME:  “Creativity and Innovation for Sustainable Development”

Conference Objective: The conference strives to link academia and practitioners from Government, Industry, Civil Society and Development Partners to exchange ideas on applied research and practice. The Focus of the Conference is on the 17 Sustainable Development Goals and Kenya Vision 2030; with more emphasis on the “Big 4” National Agenda.

Sub-themes1.Agricultural Technologies for  Sustainable Food Production
2.Trade, Investment and Development
3.Cultural Diversity, Corporate Governance and National Development
4.Education and Knowledge Management
5.Global Climatic Change and Natural Resource Management
6.Science and ICT  in Industrialization for  Social Economic Development
7.Health Care and Nutrition for  all

 

ABSTRACTS FULL PAPERS & POSTERS CONFERENCE PRODUCTS
Presenters of  papers or  posters should send an abstract of  not more than 300 words in  English, typed in  Times New Roman, Font 12, spacing 1.5, margins 1 inch all sides and be received by 2nd May 2018 through

The email: conference18@kibu.ac.ke

 

The abstract should include background, objectives, methodology, results and conclusion. It should also include the title, author’s name,

a liation institution, email address, phone number and sub theme.

The full papers for accepted abstracts should be submitted by 11th    May   2018. The full papers should be between 3000 to 5000 words, prepared in Times New Romans Font 12, spacing 1.5.

Empirical papers: Cover page with Title  of Paper, Abstract (300  words), Key words (maximum 5), Introduction, Material and Methods, Results and Discussions, Conclusions and Recommendations, References

Posters: Height 80cm Width 60cm or A1

References: Use   APA   style 6th   edition; avoid footnotes. Avoid citation in abstract

Appendices: Should follow references

Reviewed papers will be published in a book as conference proceedings and the best papers will be considered for publication in the Kibabii University Journal.

The best presentation in each category will be awarded certificate of excellence; and all participants will be awarded certificate of participation.

 

 

CONFERENCE FEES

The fee will cover conference facilities, equipment, materials, mid-morning tea, afternoon tea and lunch. It does not include accommodation, dinner and travel expenses. There are good hotels with modern accommodation facilities in Bungoma Town.

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Description

 

Early Registration not later than 2nd June, 2018

 

Late Registration after 2nd June 2018

 

1East AfricansKES 6,000.00KES 6,500.00
 

2

 

Non-East Africans

 

US$  100.00

 

US$  120.00

 

3

 

East African Students

 

KES 2,500.00

 

KES 3,000.00

 

4

 

Non-East African Students

US$  60.00US$ 65.00
5 

Exhibitors

KES 5,000.00KES 5,000.00

Those presenting papers and posters in the conference will register any extra item at KES 1,000.00 or US$  15.00

 

PAYMENT  DETAILS

Conference fee payments to be made by Bankers Cheque/Direct cash deposit to:

Barclays Bank Account  Name: Kibabii University.

Account Number: 2028252628; Branch: Bungoma. Scanned bank slip can be sent via email together with the full  paper. INQUIRIES

Contact Conference Secretariat through Email: conference18@kibu.ac.ke  or +254 724146517, +254 722279261

For details visit   www.kibu.ac.ke

3rd Kibabii University International Conference