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“NIGERIA BEYOND 2014 – PROSPECTS” INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE – Call for paper

NIGERIA BEYOND 2014: Prospects International Conference

Thu. 16 – Fri. 17 October 2014
University of Johannesburg, South Africa

Confirmed speakers:

  • HARRY GARUBA Former Director, Centre of African Studies, University of Cape Town
  • BABATUNDE OMILOLA Chief Economist, UNDP, Pretoria
  • STEVEN FRIEDMAN Director, Centre for the Study of Democracy, University of Johannesburg/Rhodes University
  • STEVEN AZAIKI Coordinator, National Think Tank, Nigeria
  • MIKE IGINI Resident Electoral Commissioner, Cross River State, Nigeria

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ISCEST Conference, Nigeria – Call For Paper

The International Society of Comparative Education Science and Technology of Nigeria
Inaugural Conference
Yenagoa, Bayelsa, 7-11 December 2014
 
Dear Colleagues,  
It gives me a great pleasure to invite you to the inaugural conference of the International Society of Comparative Education, Science and Technology of Nigeria, to be held in Yenagoa, Bayelsa, from December 7 – 11, 2014.
The ISCEST is a scholarly association dedicated to promoting comparative education, science and technology, as well as enhancing the academic status of these fields. One major goal of the ISCEST is to strengthen the theoretical basis of comparative studies in education, science and technology and applied those understandings to policy and implementation issues in Nigeria, Africa and other comparable settings.
So, your participation in this conference will give you the opportunity to listen to our distinguished keynote speaker, to present the results of your own research, and to discuss and network with scholars from all over Nigeria and beyond.
 
The conference has five themes – education sciences, management sciences, environmental & agricultural sciences, applied science and technology. I’m very sure that your teaching or research interest fits into any of these themes.
The deadline for registration and paper submission for publication in the iscest publication is 7 October 2014.
Further details:  please see http://www.iscest.org/ and the attached newsletter.
I look forward to welcoming you to the first ISCEST Conference in Yenagoa on 7 December 2014.
 
Sincerely yours,
Prof. Steve Azaiki
Chairman ISCEST 2014