Call for Papers for the 8th International Interdisciplinary Conference, to be held in Nairobi, Kenya on June 27 to 30, 2018 at Multimedia University of Kenya

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Type: 
Conference
Date: 
June 27, 2018 to June 30, 2018
Location: 
Kenya
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Area Studies, Social Sciences, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Teaching and Learning

Call for Papers for the 8th International Interdisciplinary Conference, to be held in Nairobi, Kenya on June 27 to 30, 2018 at Multimedia University of Kenya

 

General conference theme: Development from below and from above in Africa

Conference Venue: Multimedia University of Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya

Organized and hosted by African Interdisciplinary Studies Association (AISA) and the Centre for Democracy, Research and Development (CEDRED), this 8th International Interdisciplinary Conference will be held on June 27 to 30, 2018 at Nairobi, Kenya. The conference will bring together scholars from all over the world to make presentations on matters that touch on Africa. Submission of abstracts: Send abstracts of between 250 and 500 words, including full contact details (title, name, address, email-address, and telephone) as well as institutional affiliation by March 30, 2018 to Prof. Maurice N. Amutabi at mauriceamutabi@gmail.com or neddylinnet@gmail.com or Amutabi@yahoo.com or Amutabi@gmail.com  or centredrd@gmail.com

 

The deadline for submission of full papers or PowerPoint presentation is May 30, 2018. Most papers presented at the conference will be selected and published in edited volumes and journals affiliated to African Interdisciplinary Studies Association (AISA) and the Centre for Democracy, Research and Development (CEDRED). The official language of the conference is English. The conference will consist of ten colloquia organized along themes.

 

Important dates

Deadline for submission of abstracts – March 30, 2018

Deadline for submission of PowerPoint presentation or full papers May 30, 2018

Conference dates – June 27-30, 2018

Colloquium 1: Development Approaches and Dynamics

Colloquium 2: Environment, Business and Management of Resources

Colloquium 3: Education and Development

Colloquium 4: Courts, Constitutions and Human Rights

Colloquium 5: Engineering, Science and Technology

Colloquium 6: The Third Sector, Religious Organizations and non State Agencies

Colloquium 7: Security, Peace and Conflict

Colloquium 8: Library, Information and Communication Technology

Colloquium 9: Interdisciplinary and Multidisciplinary Research on Diverse Fields

Colloquium 10: Roundtables, independent panels and association meetings

Registration Fees:

1. Staff from East African Universities and Organizations US$ 60 (KES 6,000)

2. Rest of Africa US$ 150

3. Rest of the World – Europe, North America, Asia, etc US$ 200

4. Exhibition and advertising stand - US$ 200

Registration fee payments to: African Interdisciplinary Studies Association (AISA), Nairobi, Kenya

ALL GENERAL ENQUIRIES TO BE ADDRESSED TO:

Prof. Maurice N. Amutabi, Convenor and Chair

African Interdisciplinary Studies Association (AISA), Nairobi, Kenya

P.O. Box 13447-00400,

Nairobi, Kenya

E-mail: africanstudiesassociaiton@gmail.com or mauriceamutabi@gmail.com or neddylinnet@gmail.com or Amutabi@yahoo.com or Amutabi@gmail.com  

Contact Info: 

ALL GENERAL ENQUIRIES TO BE ADDRESSED TO:

Prof. Maurice N. Amutabi, Convenor and Chair

African Interdisciplinary Studies Association (AISA), Nairobi, Kenya

P.O. Box 13447-00400,

Nairobi, Kenya

E-mail: africanstudiesassociaiton@gmail.com or mauriceamutabi@gmail.com or neddylinnet@gmail.com or Amutabi@yahoo.com or Amutabi@gmail.com  

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