International Science, Technology, Education,

Arts  Management & The Social Sciences Conference

21

st

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

                 Research Innovations

Venue: The Council of Scientific & Industrial Research, Accra, Ghana

Dates:  14th - 16th November, 2019

Society for Multidisciplinary

& Advanced Research Techniques

in Africa

www.isteams.net/smart

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.

 

Akwaaba 

 

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

Cape Town

South Africa

Prof  Richard Boateng

Department of MIS

University of Ghana

Legon, Accra, Ghana

 Irene Attachie

Nursing Department

University of Health Sciences

Ho, Volta Region, Ghana

Prof. Edward Santiago Blase 

State University of New York

Sullivan County College

New York State, USA

     Paper Accepted for Presentation & Inclusion in Conference Proceedings   

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.

Department of Agricultural & Environmental Engineering

Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria

 

Telemedicine In Nigeria: A Paradigm Shift In Healthcare Delivery

Abolade T.O & Durosinmi A.E

Dept of Computer Software Engineering, DOTS ICT Institute of Technology, Abeokuta, Nigeria.

 

A Web-Enabled S.I.W.E.S Management System  For Directorate Of Industrial Placement Federal Polytechnic Bida, Niger State, Nigeria

Alao, Kazeem Akinbola

Department Of Computer Science, The Federal Polytechnic, Bida Niger State, Nigeria

A Web-Based Geospatial Application: Tool for Real Estate/Property Management

Ademeno W. O., Akinyebi Abiola,  Ajani A. O. &  Lawal A. W.

Dept Of Science Laboratory Technology, D. S. Adegbenro Ict Polytechnic, Itori, Ogun State, Nigeria

 

Mapping US Presidential Terms with S&P500 Index: Time Series Analysis Approach

Luis A. Gil-Alana, Robert Mudida, Olaoluwa S. Yaya, Kazeem A. Osuolale & Ahamuefula E. Ogbonna

NCID & Faculty of Economics, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain

 

Design and Economic Viability Analysis of a Solar Photovoltaic Based Microgrid for an Off-Grid Community in South-Western Nigeria

Odesola Isaac F. & Oyedemi Stephen K.

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria

On the Modified Uniform Distribution

Osowole, O. I.  & Ayoola, F. J.

Department of Statistics, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria

Location  As  Correlate Of Students’ Perception Of Difficulty Of Concepts In Basic Science In Cross River State, Nigeria

Grace O. Edu,  Ukwetang, J. Okpa  & Victoria Abhayam Atah

Department of Curriculum & Teaching, University of Calabar, Calabar, Nigeria

An Android Based Mobile Application for Tracking Daily Expenses

Adepegba, O. A., Fayemiwo, M.A., Oduwole, O. A. & Onamade A. A.

The Role of The Physical Environment In Public Library Regeneration In Nigeria

Seyi Abatan &  Taiwo Abatan

Department of Architecture, Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, Abeokuta, Nigeria

 

Literacy: A Panacea to Social Issues In Nigeria

Effiom, V. N., Ogbaji, D. I. & Akpama, V.S.

Department of Social Science Education,University of Calabar,Calabar – Nigeria

Impact of Mass Media as A Strategy to Environmental Literacy On Forest Management in Southern Cross River State, Nigeria

Udumo, B.O., Odumegwu, K.P. & Uba, J.U.

Faculty of Education , University of Calabar, Calabar, Cross-River State, Nigeria

 

Factors Influencing Indulgence In Drug Abuse Among Adolescents In Selected Secondary Schools Akure, Ondo State

Mary O. Abiona (RN, MSc) & Joseph T. Olusegun

Department of Nursing, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria

Synthesis of Ergonomics and Efficiency in Office Buildings in Nigeria

Babatunde, L.O , Oladunmoye, O.M. & Awofodu, J.O.

Department of Architectural Technology, The Oke - Ogun Polytechnic, Saki Oyo State

Evaluation of Ensemble Homogenous Supervised Learning Scheme in Credit Card Fraud Detection.

Ismaila W. Oladimeji, Adeosun O. Olajide & Ismaila Folasade. M.,

Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Nigeria

Towards an Investigation into the Liquidity Management and Performance of Small- Medium Scale Enterprises in Lagos State, Nigeria

Longe, O.O

Accounting Information Systems Research Associate

Society for Multidisciplinary & Advanced Research Techniques

Omole Phase 1, Lagos, Nigeria

 

An Automated System for Examination Venue Notification and Seats Arrangement for The Federal Polytechnic Bida, Niger State, Nigeria

Alao, Kazeem Akinbola

Department Of Computer Science, The Federal Polytechnic, Bida Niger State, Nigeria

Resource Utilization and Failure Detection using Deep Learning in Grid Computing Environment

Garba Aliyu, George Thandekkattu, Longe Olumide Babatope, Hassan Jimoh Onawola & Bukhari Badamasi

School of Information Technology & Computing, American University of Nigeria

Yola, Adamawa State, Nigeria

Emerging Trends in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning: Historical and State-of-the-Art Perspectives

Edward E. Ogheneovo

Department of Computer Science,  University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt, Nigeria

A Graph-Based Perspective of Database Modeling

Yoro, R.E.  &  Ojugo, A.A.

Department of Computer Science, Delta State Polytechnic, Ogwashi-Uku, Nigeria

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 

 

 

CREDIT/DEBIT CARD/

PAYPAL PAYMENT OPTIONS 
 

Important Information

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  info@isteams.net 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  

Exchange Rates

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 

Tourist Attractions

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 info@isteams.net. 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

       Journal Publication Outlet for Conference Proceedings Papers         

 

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 info@isteams.net

Society for Multidisciplinary & Advanced Research Techniques in Africa 

A Creative Research Networks Multidisciplinary Group

E-Mail: info@isteams.net 

Phone: +23408160900893; or +2348154413298

Reseach Nexus Africa