The CFK Higher Education, Science and Technology Donors And Stakeholders Conference,  12-16 November 2012
Speke Resort and Conference Centre Munyonyo, Kampala

(Deadline for submission of abstracts: 25 August 2012)

THEME: Western Science Meets African Reality


SUB-THEMES: Environment, Health, Agriculture, Climate Change, Policy, Energy, Nanotechnology, Water and ICT


CONFERENCE OBJECTIVE: The conference will provide a platform for experience and knowledge distribution between Western and African scientists with the aim of advancing African science to a higher level. The conference will also provide a forum for research grant agencies and recipients to interact and develop a research agenda for African science.


CONFERENCE OUT-PUT: The conference is organised as a series of scientific symposia with internationally peer reviewed papers that will be published in special editions of international scientific journals and peer reviewed conference proceedings.


EXPECTED PARTICIPANTS: Participants from Europe, USA, Australia and Africa, with interest in research in the areas of the environment, health, agriculture, nanotechnology, climate change and related fields


CONFERENCE CHAIR: Assoc. Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe, Makerere University

CONFERENCE CO-CHAIR: Prof. Shaukat Abdulrazak, Kenya National Council for Science and Technology (KNCST)

CONFERENCE VENUE: Speke Resort and Conference Centre Munyonyo

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Please visit conference webpage: international coference.html


25th August 2012:       Deadline (Final) For Submission of Abstracts

10th September 2012:  Notification of Acceptance of Abstracts

20th September 2012:  Submission of Full Papers

30th September 2012:  Notification of Paper Review

15th October 2012:      Final Submission of Full Papers

26th October 2012:      Deadline for Registration of Participants

12 -16th November 2012: Conference and Award of the 2012 CFK Scholarships



Students US$ 100

Post-docs US$ 150

Academics US$ 200

Vice Chancellors and Deans/Directors US$ 500

Policy makers/NGO and corporate executives US$ 500


CONTACT: Conference Secretariat, Wing M3 CEDAT Old Building.

Email(s):, Telephone (Office): +256 414 531231; Tel (Mob): +256 772 693729; Fax (Office): +256 414 531230

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