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Society  for Multidisciplinary

& Advanced Research

Techniques (SMART)

in Africa

The Society for Multidisciplinary & Advanced Research Techniques (SMART) in Africa is registered as a Network of Multidisciplinary Academics, Professionals and Researchers   to facilitate socioeconomic, infrastructural, human capital, innovations and  global development through the clustering, dynamism and interaction of indigenous and international Stakeholders and multidisciplinary research enthusiasts.

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iSTEAMS Multidiciplinary Conferences Series

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SMART Secretariat Contacts
Office of the Registrar, DOTS ICT Institute of Technology, Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria
Office Complex Building, 80 Unit Housing Estate Road, Jimeta, Yola, Adamwa State, Nigeria 

E-mail:;     Website:
Phones - Nigeria: +23481544132983, +2348024071175, +2348061364681
              Ghana:  +233596026447, +233559280021;   USA:  +18576007570

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Welcome to SMART-Africa


It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to the Society for Multidisciplinary and Advanced Research Techniques (SMART) in Africa. The society's focus is to employ and engage the platform of multidisciplinary, interdisciplinary and cross-border initiatives to propel its members to develop proactive and pragmatic ways of addressing human capital, infrastructural and socio-economic development challenges.  We will pursue the global development goials through the instrument of our interactions via the clustering of brilliant minds in our forums such as conferences, grant and proposal seeking workshops

On behalf of our collaborators, The International Centre for Information Technology & Development (ICITD) USA, The African Institute of Development Informatics & Policy, The PearlRichards Foundation, The ICT University Foundations and all SMART Partnering Institutions, Societies and Organizations Globally  I welcome you again as you visit our website and encourage you to joins this league of progressive, proactive and pragmatic multidisciplinary enthusiasts.  The society partners with the ECOWAS Graduate Conference, the International Science, Technology, Arts, Education, Management and the Social Sciences (iSTEAMS) Multidisciplinary Conference and other leading gatherings of multidisciplinary research enthusiasts.  SMART also publishes a range of International Journal.  The iSTEAMS Multidisciplinary Conference Series are held across the globe and the SMART journals accepts papers on a rolling basis and welcomes submissions from interested authors.

Together Towards Tommorrow - Lets build a better world.

C.ITP  Durosinmi, A.E. (MSc, MNCS, MSP, MIEEE) 

Executive Secretary - SMART

Registrar - DOTS Institute of Technology

Abeokuta, Nigeria



For paper submissions to any of the SMART Multidisciplinary International Journals click any of the listed Journals in the Menu Tabs and avail yourself of the submission instructions. You can al;so email articles to

The SMART Multidisciplinary Series of Journals include the following:

* The Advances in Multidisciplinary & Advanced Research Techniques  Journal

* The Advances in Mathematical & Computational Sciences International Journal

* The Management, Humanities, Arts & The Social Sciences International Journal

* The Digital Innovations & Contemporary Research in Science, Eng & Tech Journal

* The Computing, Information Systems & Development Informatics Journal

* Social Informatics, Business, Politics, Law & Technology Journal

* Behavioral Informatics, Social-Cultural and Development Research Journal

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Prof  Richard Boateng

Department of MIS

University of Ghana

Legon, Accra, Ghana

Prof. Edward Santiago

State Univ of  New York

Sullivan County College

New York State, USA

HRH Prof. A. Okunoye

Williams Coll  of Busis

Xavier University

Cincinati, Ohio, USA

Prof. Rasheed Jimoh

Dean, CIS

University of Ilorin

Ilorin, Nigeria

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Oguta Habibat

HMK Consultancies

Lagos, Nigeria

Prof. Bukola Oyawoye

Federal University

Oye Ekiti

Ekiti State, Nigeria

Dr. Wande Daramola

Cape Penin  University

Cape Town

South Africa

Prof Longe Olumide

 SMART Advisory Board Chairman

Academic City University College

Accra, Ghana


SMART Africa Annual Awards and Recognitions 


The Society for Multidisciplinary & Advanced Research in Africa is pleased to announce the following awards and recognitions for the year 2023

1.  Conferment of Fellow SMART

     Chiemeke, S.C.  - Vice Chancellor University of Delta, Nigeria

2.  Conferment of Fellow SMART

    Akintunwa F. - Chairman CEO Feghas Solutions Ltd

3   Conferment of Senior Member SMART

      Ellen Abanga - BIT-Africa Ghana

4. Benchwork Award at any Selected Institution Globally 

      Ahmed S. - Scholars/Researchers Editorial Services Officer

5.  Collaborative Visit Grant to Partner Institution 

      Wahid O. - American International University, The Gambia 

The Board of the society congratulates the recipients and look forward to more fruitful progression as they take advantage of these opportunities and rankings.  


Upcoming iSTEAMS Multidisciplinary Conferences

                                                                                                                                   Powered by SMART


ICT4Peace iSTEAMS Roundtable Conference, Accra Ghana 2023         

Past iSTEAMS Multidisciplinary Conferences


30th iSTEAMS Multidisciplinary Innovations Conference - LASUSTECH 2022

29th Accra Beskope Innovations Conference & The Africa AI Stakeholders Forum

28th  Research Nexus Conference, American International University The Gambia

27th iSTEAMS Cross-Border Conference, Academic City University, Ghana

26th Virtual iSTEAMS  Multidisciplinary Bespoke Conference Ghana, Ghana

25th Virtual  iSTEAMS  Trans-Atlantic Conference  Universite Grenoble, France

24th Virtual  iSTEAMS  Multidisciplinary Cross-Border Conference Accra, Ghana

23rd Virtual  iSTEAMS  Multi-Conference American University of Nigeria, Yola, Nigeria

22nd iSTEAMS SPRING CONFERENCE - Osogbo, Osun State, Nigeria

​21st iSTEAMS Going Global Conference, CSIR/University of Ghana, Accra, Ghana

20th iSTEAMS  Trans-Atlantic  Conference, KEAN University, New Jersey, USA

​19th iSTEAMS TRIP Conference - The Federal Polytechnic, Offa, Kwara State, Nigeria

18th iSTEAMS Cross-Border Conference - University of Ghana, Legon, Accra, Ghana

17th iSTEAMS TRIP Conference - D.S. Adegbenro Polytechmic, Itori-Ewekoro, Nigeria

16th iSTEAMS TRIP Conference - The Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro, Ogun State, Nigeria

15th iSTEAMS Research Nexus Conference  - Chrisland University, Abeokuta, Nigeria

​14th iSTEAMS Honours Conference - AlHikmah University, Ilorin, Nigeria

​​13th iSTEAMS Cross-Border Conference - University of Ghana, Legon, Accra, Ghana

​12th iSTEAMS TRIP Conference - Ogun State Institute of Technology, Igbesa, Nigeria

​​11th iSTEAMS MINTT Conference - Yaba College of Technology, Lagos, Nigeria

10th iSTEAMS Honours Conference - Delta State Polytechnic, Ogwuashiuku, Nigeria

9th iSTEAMS Cross-Border Conference - University of Ghana, Legon, Accra, Ghana

8th iSTEAMS Research Nexus Conference - Caleb University, Lagos, Nigeria

7th iSTEAMS Honours Conference - University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria

6th iSTEAMS Cross-Border Conference - University of Professional Studies, Ghana

​5th iSTEAMS Research Nexus Conference - University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria

​4th iSTEAMS MINTT Conference - University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria

​​3rd iSTEAMS Honours Conference - Auchi Polytechnic, Auchi,  Nigeria

2nd iSTEAMS Honours Conference - Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria

​1st iSTEAMS Research Nexus Conference - University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria


Click HERE to JOIN   The Society for  Multidisciplinary & Advanced Research Techniques in Africa


There are five types of memberships:

1. Member, SMART (MSMART)

2. Senior Member, SMART (SMMART)

​3. Fellow, SMART (FSMART)

4. Student Member, SMART (SSMART)

5. Graduate Student Member, SMART (GSMART)


Students currently undergoing ANY course of study in a University, Polytechnic, monotechnics, Colleges of Education and other tertiary/Institutions of Higher learning recognized by the Society.

The eligibility criteria for the different membership cadre are as specified in the Membership Application form



The following incentives and benefits applies to all Members of the Society

  • Access to Mentorship in different domains of research, development and academic endeavors

  • Discounted Registration Fees  at all iSTEAMS Multidisciplinary Conferences globally

  • Periodic and updated information on Grants, Scholarships, Funding to support Projects

  • Support for Benchwork and Research Visits abroad for Professionals & Academics

  • Facilitation of enrolment in Graduate Programmes in world class institutions with Scholarships and funding

  • Support for leading fellowship applications 

  • Access to research and other career growth materials and information 

  • Discounted participation in partner network organization and institution programmes and events 

Society for Multidisciplinary & Advanced Research Techniques in Africa 

A Creative Research Networks Multidisciplinary Group


Reseach Nexus Africa 

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