Call for Papers - 2nd International Multi-Disciplinary Conference for Postgraduate Students

GRASAG-UEW in collaboration with the School of Graduate Studies (SGS), the Institute for Educational Research and Innovation Studies (IERIS), Centre for International Programmes (CIP), Centre for Conflict, Human Right and Peace Studies (CCHRPS) and the Gender Mainstreaming Directorate (GMD) announces its second International Multi-disciplinary Conference for Postgraduate Students dubbed IMC5PS@UEW-2017 scheduled to take place at the University of Education, Winneba, Ghana—the Centre for Excellence for professional teacher-preparation in sub-Saharan Africa—from June 12–16, 2017. 

THEME:
Reshaping Graduate Studies for the Sustainable Development of the African Continent

GUEST SPEAKER
Mrs. Pirjo Suomela-Chowdhury        
The Finland Ambassador to the West African Sub-region, Lagos, Nigeria.

KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia
Vice President of  the Republic of Ghana    

CHAIRMAN
Professor Mawutor Avoke
Vice Chancellor, UEW, Winneba, Ghana

SUBMISSION DEADLINE 
Abstracts of no more than 250 words for paper presentation, panel discussion, poster and workshop sessions as well as exhibitions and creative arts performances bearing the author’s name, institutional affiliation and a brief bio-data should be sent to the Organizing Committee on or before April 30, 2017 to the cmereku56@gmail.com or praheemko30@gmail.com .

FORMAT FOR ABSTRACT SUBMISSION 
All submissions must be in Microsoft Word, Times New Roman 12 point font, with a left margin of 3 cm and all other margins of 2 cm, in double spacing. Vetting fees shall be paid by those who submit abstracts. Full papers found publishable shall appear in the second UEW Postgraduate Multi-disciplinary Journal. The Organising Committee is making efforts to make the book of abstracts available at the Conference venue. 

30 minutes shall be allocated to Papers: 20 minutes for presentation and 10 minutes for questions. 1 hour shall be allocated to workshop presentations in which the presenter will involve workshop participants in practical ideas in sustainable development. Normal audio-visual facilities will be available. 

REGISTRATION AND CONFERENCE FEES 

S/N Description GHS US$
1 GRASAG-UEW, Winneba Main Campus 90  
2 GRASAG-UEW Participants COLTEK / CAGRIC 120  
3 Other Participants 160  
4 International Participants   100
5 Reviewing of Abstract 30 10

All delegates and participants are to be responsible for all expenses including travel, accommodation, and feeding. Therefore, all are encouraged to solicit for funds from all available sources. 

PAYMENT OF CONFERENCE FEES: 
Local delegates (Ghana, only) could pay in advance into GCB Bank-Winneba Branch  
Account Name: GRASAG-UEW   Account Number: 3051130004584
International delegates should use the SWIFT transfer facility utilizing the following information: 
BANK    Capital Bank         
SWIFT CODE    FCPBGHAC        
SORT CODE    310318        
ACCOUNT NUMBER    2620001800001288 
A/C NAME    GRASAG-UEW

Looking forward to seeing you.