Venue: Aurora Conference Centre,  Ring Road, Osogbo, Osun State, Nigeria

Dates:  Tuesday  17th - Thursday 19th December, 2019

        Paper Submission Opened till Tuesday 17th December, 2019         

iSTEAMS Conferences - Promoting Collaborative, Multidisciplinary, Inter-tertiary &

                                      Cross-Boundary International Research Globally

Welcome to the iSTEAMS 

 SPRING City-Conference Osogbo 2019

Paper Submission Deadline is Sunday 15th December, 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

Dr. Abimbola Baale

LAUTECH -  University


Oyo State, Nigeria

iSTEAMS Partnering Collaborators 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 all iSTEAMS Partnering Institutions, Societies and Organizations Globally  welcomes prospective participants, scholars, researchers, practitioners, students and multidisciplinary enthusiast to the iSTEAMS SPRING City  Conference 2019.

The iSTEAMS Multidisciplinary series of conferences 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 at Osogbo, Osun State, Nigeria - The State of the Living SPRINGS, for the iSTEAMS SPRING City Conference 2019 to obtain valid inputs that will further fuel research agendas and innovations in our multifaceted world.


Graduate students are particularly welcomed to also exploire the opportunities offered by the event 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.


E kaabo (meaning WELCOME in Yoruba)


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


Prof  Richard Boateng

Department of MIS

University of Ghana

Legon, Accra, Ghana

Prof. Bukola Oyawoye

Dean, Faculty of Science

Adeleke University

Ede, Osun State, Nigeria

Prof. Edward Santiago Blase 

State University of New York

Sullivan County College

New York State, USA

     Paper Submission Instructions       

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

       Journal Publication Outlet for Conference Proceedings Papers     

Engr Tunde Salihu

Past Chair IEEE, Nigeria

MD/CEO Shaybis Nig LTD


Prof. Rasheed Jimoh

Dean, CIS

University of Ilorin

Ilorin, Nigeria

Travel Information to Foreigners & ECOWAS Citizens 

​​ECOWAS citizens do not need visas to visit Nigeria. The ECOWAS passport is all that is required. Road and other forms of transportation are available to travel from ECOWAS countries to Nigeria. Kindly check with the Nigerian Embassy or Consulate in your country for visa requirements if you are travelling to Nigeria from any country other than an ECOWAS Country. Citizens whose countries do not have a Nigerian Embassy can obtain Visas on Arrival. The Murtala Mohammed International Airpor in Lagos connects Nigeria from most destnations. Road connections are 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 Osogbo. These include

  • Osogbo Arts and metals works                        * African Heritage Gallery

  • Jungle Communication Centre                   * Nike Centre & Culture

  • Genesis Gallery, Osogbo                           * Osun Groove

  • Suzanne Wenger’s House and Centre             * Museum of Arts

  • Orisunmibare Market                               * Ataoja Royal Palace 


Click HERE to check out these tourist interest and make plans to visit. 

       Brief on Lodging & Feeding     


A variety of accomodation options are available for conference participants within the host city and environs. Our Conference partner hotels will be announced in due course. 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 N6000 - N10,000 per night for accommodation,  Lunch which will be served during the conference


Acc Name:   Creative Research iSTEAMS Conference 

​United Bank for Africa    UBA

Account No:   1017041046 ​ 

​Please contact us by e-mail address or call the phone numbers +23408160900893; or +2348154413298 for any enquiries or for further clarifications

​Graduate Students at MSc and PhD  levels -  N30,000 FLAT

           Undergraduate Students  at all levels - N15,000 Flat

Participants are encouraged to register early and send their articles as e-mail attachment in a free flowing form to

 Papers Accepted for presentation & Inclusion in the Conference Proceedings   

Analysing the Effect of Petroleum Industry Shocks on the Nigerian Macro-economy

Jerry Anietie

Emerald Energy Institute, University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt, Nigeria  


Cyber-crime in Nigeria: An Overview Of Laws And Ethics From The Information Technology (IT) Professional’s Perspective

Dunmade, A.O., Tomori, A.R. & Olatunbosun-Adedayo, A.

Department of Library and Information Science, Adeleke University, Ede, Osun State, Nigeria


Value Added Tax, Poverty and Economic Growth in Nigeria

Afonja, J.A. & Oke, J.A.

Department of Banking and Finance, The Polytechnic, Ibadan. Nigeria


Development Of A Real-Time Android Based Remote Monitoring Android App System For Multiple Patients

Agajo, J.

Department of Computer Engineering, Federal University of Technology, Minna, Niger State, Nigeria

Heat Flow and Entropy Monotonicity Approach to Derivation of Functional Inequalities

Abimbola Abolarinwa

Department of Physical Sciences, Landmark University, Omu-Aran, Kwara State, Nigeria

Assessment of User Satisfaction on Usability of ERP Implementation: A Case Study of The American University of Nigeria (AUN) Openerp System

Peter, Paya & Longe, O.B.

School of IT & Computing, American University of Nigeria, Yola, Nigeria


The Chemistry Between Population And Economic Growth In Nigeria

Chiazor F. Jisieike, Ekperiware Moses. C., Olomu Michael O. & Chinda Amos

Federal Polytechnic, Oko, Nigeria

Cyber-Attacks as one of major Flaws in the deployment of Smart Grid System in Developing Nation

Onawola, H.J, Longe, O.B, Garba, A. & Ridwan, S.

Information Systems Programme, American University of Nigeria, Yola, Nigeria

CLIMACAST: An Intelligent Weather Prediction System Based On Decision Tree Algorithms

Abdulsalami B.A., Abdullateef H.O. & Adeola L.O.

Department of Mathematical & Computer Sciences, Fountain University, Osogbo, Nigeria

Modified Cybersecurity Capability Maturity Model (MC2M2), General Deterrence  Theory and The Human Angle of Cybersecurity Risk

Nnaa, L, L., Nwaocha, V. & Longe, O.B.

Department of Information Systems, American University of Nigeria, Yola, Nigeria

An Anomaly Detection Model in Credit Card Transactions Using Machine Learning Technique

James O.O., Abdulsalami B.A. & Kolawole A.A.

Department of Mathematical & Computer Sciences, Fountain University, Osogbo, Nigeria

An Evaluation of Operational Management Factors on Sports Tourism and Hospitality Organisations as Tools for Service Delivery in Nigeria

Adekitan K. Gbade, Tijani Nasiru O., Okunola Akinwale O.,  Martha Tsado & Maidugu Yama

National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism NIHOTOUR, Oshogbo, Osun State

Evolution of Mobile Services and Preparedness for the Deployment of Fifth Generation Technologies in Nigeria

Ibrahim Muktar, Nura Tijjani Abubakar, Ibrahim Adamu & Ibrahim Muhammad Ibrahim

Jigawa State Institute of Information Technology Kazaure

Facilities, Fund, Security, Managerial Skills, Policy and Accessibility as Predictors of Development of Osun Osogbo Groove, Osun State, Nigeria

Adekitan K. Gbade, Lasisi Musili. Omolara, , Okunola Akinwale Olumide, Uche-Ibeaubuchi Chinyere & Adio Oluremi Regina

National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism NIHOTOUR, Oshogbo, Osun State

Physicochemical Comparison Of Ikogosi Spring and Bottled Water

Adegbite, Jacob Adeyosoye & Afolabi Olumide

Department of Applied Science, Osun State Polytechnic, Iree, Osun State, Nigeria.

Development of An Improved Palm Vein Recognition System Using A Swarm Intelligent Based Support Vector Machine

Oguntoye, J.P & Ola, B.O. & Awodoye, O.O.

Dept of Computer Science and Engineering, Ladoke Akintola University of Tech, Ogbomoso,  Nigeria.

Antimicrobial Study On Alstonia boonei, Phyllantus amarus and Nuclea latifolia, Three Ethnomedicinal Plants Of Nigeria

Afolabi O., Olawale, I.J. & Adegbite J.A.

Department of Science Laboratory Technology, Osun State Polytechnic Iree, Nigeria

Construction of  Microcontroller Based Combustible Gas Leakage Detector With SMS Notification and Power Backup

Olaniyan  A.B. & Anih E.M

Dept. of Electrical Electronic Engineering, Gateway Polytechnic Saapade, Ogun State Nigeria.

Information Literacy Skills and Environmental Factors as Determinants of Career Choice Among Secondary School Students: Analysis of Five Secondary Schools in Ibadan-North Local Government, Oyo State, Nigeria

Adewumi, D.O. & Awomuse, F.O.

Department of Office Technology and Management, Lagos State Polytechnic, Ikorodu  Lagos

A Systematic Literature Review: Applications, Challenges and Technology of Blockchain in Healthcare

Nnaba, Y.R., Olalere, M & Ojeniyi, J.A.

Dept of Cyber Security Science, Federal University of Technology, Minna, Nigeria

Trust Models in Information Systems Security – A Survey

Faye, W., Ibitowa, F.O. & Longe, O.B.

School of IT & Computing, American University of Nigeria, Yola, Nigeria

Democratic and Governance Audit Framework for State of Osun, Nigeria

Sanusi, I.S., Owojori, O.C & Okunoye, A. PhD

Center for Rural Affairs and Community Development, Iba, State of Osun, Nigeria

The Influence of Virtual Learning Environment on Students’ Performance

Jimoh, H.O., Adeyemi, A.S., Toye, N.T. &  Anyanwu, N.

Dept of Computer Science, Federal Polytechnic, Offa, Kwara State, Nigeria

Technology Acceptance Modeling of E-Library Usage by Undergraduate Students

Konyeha, S.,  Mughele E. S. & Ofili, D.N.

Machine Learning Approach for Detection of Spam Url: Performance Evaluation of Selected Algorithms

Ahiaba Moses Okpanachi & Morufu Olalere

Department of Cyber Security Science, Federal University of Technology, Minna, Nigeria


The Role of Science in Economic Transformation and National Development

Click HERE to download keynote Address

Society for Multidisciplinary & Advanced Research Techniques in Africa 

A Creative Research Networks Multidisciplinary Group


Phone: +23408160900893; or +2348154413298

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