The Eighth JKUAT Scientific, Technological and Industrialization Conference

THEME:  Science, Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship for Sustainable Development

DATES: 14TH - 15TH NOVEMBER 2013

VENUE: JKUAT MAIN CAMPUS- AICAD, NAIROBI KENYA

SUB-THEMES:

  1. Basic and applied sciences for advancement of research and industrialisation
  2. Challenges and advances in human and animal health sciences
  3. Engineering technologies, built environment and infrastructure for industrialisation
  4. Information and communication technology for development
  5. Policy, governance, entrepreneurship, cultural and socio-economic aspects for competitive advantage
  6. Agricultural sciences and biosystems engineering  for food security and agribusiness development
  7. Water, energy, environment and climate change

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GUIDELINES TO PARTICIPANTS:

Those wishing to present papers should send an abstract of not more than 300 words in English, typed in font type Times New Roman, font size 12. Authors should indicate their preference for oral or poster presentation. A soft copy in MS-Word should be sent via upload on the conference web page: [Click here] by 26th July 2013.

The abstract should outline aims, methodology, results discussions and conclusions. It should include the title, author’s name, and affiliation, mailing address, e-mail address and mobile contacts. The appropriate sub-theme must also be indicated.

There will also be facilities and space at the conference venue for organizations and individuals to exhibit products and disseminate information relevant to the conference sub-themes.

IMPORTANT DATES:

26th July 2013 Deadline for abstract submission
16th August 2013 Notification of abstract acceptance
30th August  2013 Deadline for submission of revised abstracts
27th September 2013 Deadline for exhibition registration
27th October 2013 Deadline for full paper submission
14th–15th November 2013 Conference
7th March 2014 Release of conference proceedings

 

CONFERENCE FEE:

Participants Early registration (by 4th October 2013) Late registration
Presenters KES               US$ KES              US$
East African 8,000           100 10,000          125
Foreign 10,000         125 12,000         150
Students Presenters
East African 2,000           25 2,500          31
Foreign 3,500           44 4,000          50
Exhibitors
East African 10,000         125 12,000        150
Foreign 25,000         313 26,000        325

 

Payment should be made through cheque, electronic fund  transfer or direct cash deposit to Kenya Commercial Bank, Account Number 017-234630480, Moi Avenue Branch, Nairobi, Swift Code LKENX (for international transactions). Conference Fees to be paid after acceptance of papers. 

NB: Money should not be paid through M-Pesa

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CONTACT ADDRESS:

For registration and more information, contact:

The JKUAT Scientific Conference Secretariat, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, P. O. Box 62000-00200, Nairobi, Kenya

Mobile:            +254 788991148 or +254 728834553(conference secretariat)

E-mail:             jkuatconf@rpe.jkuat.ac.ke