International Science, Technology, Education,
Arts Management & The Social Sciences Conference
An International Multidisciplinary, Inter-tertiary Conference i
In Collaboration with
Council for Scientific & Industrial Research, Accra, Ghana
The Society for Multidisciplinary and Advanced Research Techniques (SMART)
& The International Center for Information Technology & Development
Theme: Global Ecosystems for Nurturing Multidisciplinary
Venue: The Council of Scientific & Industrial Research, Accra, Ghana
Dates: 14th - 16th November, 2019
Society for Multidisciplinary
& Advanced Research Techniques
The iSTEAMS GOING GLOBAL Conference 2019 is a multidisciplinary forum. Authors in the academia, professionals and practitioners are invited to submit papers in all areas of Science, ICTs, Engineering, Education, Health Sciences (Medicine, Nursing, Anatomy, Physiology, Pharmacy), Law, Arts, Management, Business, Agriculture, Geosciences, Policy, Agriculture, Forestry, Religious Studies, Environmental Sciences, Arts & Design, Hospitality Management, Survey & Geo-informatics, Applied Sciences, & the Social Sciences for the iSTEAMS Conference. Papers should contain substantial ideas which have the potential of aiding inventions, growth, development of human capital, industrial process optimization, energy conservation, inter-tertiary innovations, theories, practices, design, modeling and collaborative research.
GENERAL CONFERENCE SCOPE
Welcome to the iSTEAMS
Going Global Conference 2019
iSTEAMS Partnering Institutions and organizations - The Society for Multidisciplinary & Advanced Research Techniques (SMART) Africa, The International Centre for Information Technology & Development (ICITD) USA, The African Institute of Development Informatics & Policy, The PearlRichards Foundation, the ICT University Foundations and the Department of Operations & Management Information System - University of Ghana, Legon welcomes prospective participants, scholars, researchers, practitioners, students and multidisciplinary enthusiast to the GOING GLOBAL iSTEAMS Conference 2019.
The GOING GLOBAL Multidisciplinary conference seeks to facilitate research innovations, mentoring, discoveries, socioeconomic and human capital development through the clustering, dynamism and interaction of indigenous human and material resources both locally and internationally with the attendant aim of addressing the myriads of solvable global challenges using multifaceted technology-based solutions. We will engage the instruments of our interactions, presentations, advocacy and collaborations to nurture and promote innovations and knowledge discoveries. We welcome prospective participants to consider submitting research articles, position papers, reports, and all forms of articulations in all fields of human endeavours and explore the opportunities offered by the clustering of brilliant minds on the University of Ghana, Accra, Campus in November to obtain valid inputs and will further fuel research agendas and innovations in our multifaceted world.
Graduate students are particularly welcomed to also exploire the opportunities offered by the Graduate/Doctoral Consortium collocated with the GOING GLOBAL Conference to expose their current and advanced research to a world class league of scholars that can assist them with refining and fine-tuning research directions and validate pragmatic research proposals. I believe your participation will add zest to what is potentially a great and highly impactful event.
Prof. Longe Olumide Babatope FASI
Co-Convener & ICT-University Foundation Endowed Professor
Distinguished Fulbright Scholar & Fellow of the African Scientific Institute
Chair Information Systems Programme, American University of Nigeria, Yola, Nigeria
SPEAKERS AND LEAD PRESENTERS
Dr. Wande Daramola
Cape Peninsula University
Prof Richard Boateng
Department of MIS
University of Ghana
Legon, Accra, Ghana
University of Health Sciences
Ho, Volta Region, Ghana
Prof. Edward Santiago Blase
State University of New York
Sullivan County College
New York State, USA
Conference Proceedings Papers
Abolade T.O & Durosinmi A.E
Alao, Kazeem Akinbola
Ademeno W. O., Akinyebi Abiola, Ajani A. O. & Lawal A. W.
Luis A. Gil-Alana, Robert Mudida, Olaoluwa S. Yaya, Kazeem A. Osuolale & Ahamuefula E. Ogbonna
Odesola Isaac F. & Oyedemi Stephen K.
Osowole, O. I. & Ayoola, F. J.
Grace O. Edu, Ukwetang, J. Okpa & Victoria Abhayam Atah
Adepegba, O. A., Fayemiwo, M.A., Oduwole, O. A. & Onamade A. A.
Seyi Abatan & Taiwo Abatan
Effiom, V. N., Ogbaji, D. I. & Akpama, V.S.
Udumo, B.O., Odumegwu, K.P. & Uba, J.U.
Mary O. Abiona (RN, MSc) & Joseph T. Olusegun
Babatunde, L.O , Oladunmoye, O.M. & Awofodu, J.O.
Ismaila W. Oladimeji, Adeosun O. Olajide & Ismaila Folasade. M.,
Alao, Kazeem Akinbola
Garba Aliyu, George Thandekkattu, Longe Olumide Babatope, Hassan Jimoh Onawola & Bukhari Badamasi
Edward E. Ogheneovo
Mughele, E.S. & Konyeha, S
Yoro, R.E. & Ojugo, A.A.
Effect Of Millet Chaff As Organic Amendment On Sodic-Soil And Rice Production
Zakari, M. D.; Sani, N. N; Ibrahim, A; Nasidi, N.M,; Shanono, N. J; Mohammed, D; Usman, I.M.T & Sabo, A. A.
Early Bird Conference Registration Rates
15th August - 15th October, 2019 - N55000 or USD 150
Regular Conference Registration Rates
16th October - 13th November, 2019 - N60000 or USD 175
Onsite Conference Registration Rates
14th November - 16th November, 2019 - N65000 or USD 200
Postgraduate Students at Masters/PhD Level for Consortium
Flat Rate of N45,000 (Valid ID Card will be requested)
BANK/TRANSFER PAYMENT OPTIONS
CONFERENCE ACCOUNT DETAILS
Acc Name: Creative Research iSTEAMS Conference
Account Banker: UBA Bank Current Account
Account No: 1017041046
Swift Code: UNAFNGLA
PAYPAL PAYMENT OPTIONS
International/Foreign and other participants can also make payment using credit or debit cards. Please click the Buy Now button above. Payment through Bank Transfers, mobile banking, quicktellers and Paypal are accepted. Please notify after payment. Click HERE to REGISTER for the iSTEAMS GOING GLOBAL Conference 2019. Note that REGISTRATION for the conference only require you to provide data that will assist the organizing committee in planning for the conference. You can register NOW and make payments later. Please call +2348160900 if you have any challenges with paper submission or need any further clarifications.
Conference Registration Rates
Important Information on Travelling to Ghana
Participants should ascertain prevailing exchange rate of the dollar to the Cedi HERE before departure from their countries of origin so as to be able to properly budget for travel, health, sundry and accommodation needs.
Visa(s) & Travel Information to Foreigners & ECOWAS Citizens
ECOWAS citizens includng Nigerians do not need visas to visit Ghana. The ECOWAS passport is all that is required. Road and other forms of transportation are available to travel from ECOWAS countries to Ghana. Kindly check with the Ghanaian Embassy or Consulate in your country for visa requirements if you are travelling to Ghana from any country other than an ECOWAS Country. Citizens whose countries do not have a Ghanaian Embassy (such as Cameroun) can obtain Visas on Arrival. A list of Ghanaian Diplomatic Missions/Embasies/Consular can be found HERE. For additional information on applying for visas to Ghana visit the Ghana Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration website www.mfa.gov.gh or contact your local Ghana High Commission. Kotoka International Airport, located in Accra, is Ghana’s premier international airport. Air connection to Accra is very easy and many hotels in Accra provide airport transfer service. Road connections are also available from a range of African Countries. Make travel plans ahead to ensure that you have the right information. Prospective participants can contact the organizers by e-mail for information and clarifications
There are several tourist attractions in Ghana. Click HERE to check out possible tourist interest and make plans to visit.
Brief on Lodging & Feeding
A variety of accommodation options are available for conference participants within the host city and environs. Our Conference partner hotels are the Yiri Lodge and the University of Ghana Guest House all situated within the University of Ghana Campus. Please note that Participants are solely responsible for their accommodation and travel expenses. Assistant for pre-arrival hotel bookings and travel can be accommodated by the conference organizing committee. Participants can also book online directly with hotels as soon as possible. Participants should budget between $20 - $30 per day for additional meals apart from the lunch which will be served during the conference
PAPER SUBMISSION DETAILS
Paper Submission Deadline is Sunday 10th November, 2019. Articles should be in MS Word usually be between 4000-5000 words or 6 pages max, Arial Narrow (Font), 11 points, single spaced. Authors should use APA Referencing style. Paragraphs should be separated by spaces and be in block form - no indents. Article Title, Name of Authors, Affiliations, E-mail address and phone numbers should be at the beginning of each paper and centralized as itemized line by line. All articles must carry e-mail address and phone numbers. Articles should be sent as E-mail ATTACHMENT to . PDF submissions will not be accepted. Please mark the title of the E-mail as iSTEAMS GOING GLOBAL Conference Paper Submission Although FULL Papers are usually preferred for the iSTEAMS Conference, ABSTRACT ONLY SUBMISSIONS ARE WELCOMED. Full papers could be developed after the conference and submitted for Journal publication in any of the iSTEAMS Series of International Journals. Click HERE to download the Submission Template
Extended versions of conference papers as well as fresh submissions will be considered as *Research Articles/Papers *Case Studies *Empirical Research *Survey Studies *Theoretical Papers *Position Papers *Experimental Design Papers * Technical Reports *Short Communication in any of the relevabt iSTEAMS Journals shown above. Papers/Article submission are accepted on rolling basis. All articles are subjected to a rigorous peer review process. Both online and hard copy publications and produced.Detailed submission instruction are available on the Journals' website. Fresh submissions are also welcomed for all the Journals and can be submitted as e-mail attachment to
Society for Multidisciplinary & Advanced Research Techniques in Africa
A Creative Research Networks Multidisciplinary Group
Phone: +23408160900893; or +2348154413298