CALL FOR ABSTRACTS AND PAPERS

2ND ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

THEME: Supporting Green Growth and Knowledge Economy through Research, Innovation and Technology for Sustainable Development
VENUE: MACHAKOS UNIVERSITY HOTEL AND CONFERENCE CENTER, MACHAKOS, KENYA

DATES: 24th – 26th April 2019

SUB-THEMES

1. Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Security;
2. Health care, Leisure and Tourism Innovation;
3. Built Environment and Infrastructure Development;
4. Industrialization: Emerging Technologies, Manufacturing & Agro-processing;
5. Energy, Water, Climate Change and Environmental Sustainability;
6. Mathematics, Statistics & Data Science; Basic and Applied Sciences;
7. Education, Language, Culture, Social Equity and Governance;
8. Business, Entrepreneurial Innovation, SMEs & Marketing.

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

  1. 1. Abstracts of 250-300 words should be emailed to: conference2019@mksu.ac.ke and copy to mksuconference2019@gmail.com clearly indicate whether oral or poster presentation;
    2. Abstracts should be in one continuous paragraph and include up to 6 keywords for online indexing;
    3. Abstracts should include the names of the author(s), affiliations, postal, email and telephone contacts, with corresponding author indicated in a footnote;
    4. The full paper should be 3000 – 8000 words (6-16 pages) prepared in Times New Roman, size 12 font, spacing of 1.5 and in editable text format;
    5. All references cited in the papers should follow the APA 6th Edition Citation Style;
    6. The full paper should be emailed to conference2019@mksu.ac.ke copy to mksuconference2019@gmail.com.

Abstracts and papers can be submitted/presented either in English or Kiswahili depending with discipline.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

  • All submitted papers will be peer reviewed.
  • All presented papers will be published in the conference proceedings and will also be placed in an open access online conference archive.

REGISTRATION FEE

  DESCRIPTION AMOUNT
1 Machakos University Staff Kshs. 6,000
2 Students Kshs. 3,000
3 Kenyan and East African Kshs. 8,000
4 International Participants  USD 120
5 Exhibitors  USD 200

PAYMENT DETAILS:

Fees MUST be deposited in the following Account:
Account Name: Machakos University
Bank: National Bank of Kenya (Machakos Branch)
Account No.  01020078499400
Bank code: 048
Swift Code: NBKEKENXXXX

IMPORTANT DATES

  1. Deadline (Extended) for submission of abstracts – 15th March 2019
  2. Notification of acceptance – 18th March 2019
  3. Deadline for submission of full papers – 25th March 2019
  4. Early registration deadline – 25th Feb 2019
  5. Exhibition registration deadline – 20th April 2019
  6. Conference dates : 24th – 26th April 2019

Note: Early registration will earn a 10% discount and late registration will be 5% more.

For more information,

Visit : https://dvc-ril.mksu.ac.ke/index.php/conferences/second-annual-internationa-conference/ 

or

Contact:-

Conference Secretariat,
Machakos University,
P.O. BOX 136 – 90100, Machakos, Kenya
Email:- secretariat2019@mksu.ac.ke
Tel: +254 799 086 901