SECOND ANNOUNCEMENT

6th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

OF

THE INSTITUTE OF WOMEN, GENDER AND DEVELOPMENT STUDIES

FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, OWERRI, NIGERIA

 

DATE:

Monday 22nd – Thursday 25th May, 2017

 

THEME

GENDER AND GLOBAL ECONOMIC CRISIS: ISSUES, CHALLENGES AND PROSPECTS

 

SUB THEMES

  1. Gender Entrepreneurship and Poverty Alleviation
  2. Policy Issues on Gender and Development Studies
  3. Gender, Science and Technology (Industry- Academia Partnership)
  4. Girl Child Education, Women Empowerment and Sustainable Development
  5. Gender, Agriculture and Food Security
  6. ICT, Global Partnership and Sustainable Development
  7. Renewable Energy, Climate Change and Environmental Sustainability
  8. Gender and Indigenous Knowledge System
  9. Gender Targeting and Economic Opportunities
  10. Peace and Conflict Resolution

 

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Mrs. Gloria N. Elemo

Director General, Federal Institute of Industrial Research

Oshodi, Lagos

 

Lead Paper Presenter

Mrs Rosebud E. Onyemaechi

Federal Ministry of Education

Abuja

 

NOTES TO PARTICIPANTS

  1. Registration can be done online or at the venue

 

  1. Deadline for online submission of Abstract has been extended to April 30th, 2017. Abstracts of not more than 200 words should be forwarded to iwogds@futo.edu.ng

 

  1. A soft copy of the full papers for accepted Abstracts should be forwarded to iwogds@futo.edu.ng not later than May 10th, 2017 in order to be accommodated in the electronic book of proceedings.

 

  1. All conference papers should:
    1. Conform with the APA latest referencing format Version 6
    2. Not be more than 15(A4) pages type written, double line spaced, including references. Font type: Times New Roman 12 points.
    3. Be prefaced by an abstract of not more than 200 words.
    4. Have a Title Page.

 

  1. Presentation Formats: Oral Presentations and Poster Presentations will be accepted

 

For details visit:  http://www.futo.edu.ng

 

Prof. Emeka Oguzie

Chairperson, Local Organising Committee

Centre for Research and International Development (CRID), Federal University of Technology, Owerri.

E-mail: emeka.oguzie@futo.edu.ng    Phone: 08037026581

 

OR

 

Dr. Laz Uzoechi

Secretary, Local Organising Committee

Department of Electrical/Electronics Engineering

School of Engineering/Engineering Technology

Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Nigeria

E-mail: laz_okey@yahoo.com     Phone:  08063936311