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, Basic and Applied Sciences;
  7. Education, Language, Culture, Social Equity and Governance;
  8. Business, Entrepreneurial Innovation, SMEs & Marketing.

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

  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 for submission of abstracts    15th Dec 2018
  2. Notification of acceptance                      11th January 2019
  3. Deadline for submission of full papers  28th Feb 2019
  4. Early registration deadline                       8th Feb 2019
  5. Normal registration deadline                    8th March 2019
  6. Late registration                               after  8th March 2019
  7. Exhibition registration deadline             20th April 2019
  8. 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