1st International Conference on Modern Urban Life (ICMUL-2019)

Venue: Economic Commission for Africa(ECA) Conference Center

August 1, 2019 – August 2, 2019


Kotebe Metropolitan University is organizing its first international conference that will provide an international platform for the academicians, researchers, professionals, experts and students to share their knowledge and research findings.

Main Theme: Enhancing Quality of Urban Life through Research, Education and Technology

Sub Themes:

Theme 1: URBAN AGRICULTURE, FOOD AND ENVIRONMENT Theme 2: URBAN INFRASTRACTURE AND INSTITUTIONS Theme 3: HEALTH AND EDUCATION Theme 4: ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND SOCIAL WELFARE
Urban agricultural productivityInformation communication technology

Urban health equity and quality services

Efficiency and productivity

Urban food supply managementUrban transportation

Urban health challenges and policy options

Entrepreneurship and business development

Food securityWater supply, quality and distribution

Urban health problems

Housing policy

Nutrition and food safetyEfficiency and equity of energy

Health literacy

Housing and real estate markets

Climate smart urban agricultureFinancial institutions

Child and maternal health

Urban poverty and inequality

Urban waste managementMarketing infrastructure and industrial organization

Pharmaceutical and indigenous drug developments

Rural-urban migration and unemployment

Environmental pollutionSport and recreation facilities

Quality and relevance of education

Urban informality and crime

Climate changeHospitality and tourism

Educational technologies

Diversity and multiculturalism

Urban resilience to climate changeGreen design and urban beautification

Inclusive education

Urbanization and agglomeration

Urban greening and gardeningGovernance, leadership and municipal services

Education policy and leadership

University-industry linkages

Submissions Guidelines

  • Abstract submission for the conference is now open and available online at www.kmuicmul.edu.et. Submitted papers must be original or of special interest. Abstracts should not exceed 350 words. The abstracts should enclose background, objectives, methods, results, conclusions, keywords, and main references.
  • Authors are invited to submit their abstracts through www.kmuicmul.edu.et by 15 May 2019. Selected research works/papers will be published on the proceedings of the conference.

Important Dates

  • Call for abstracts open: 15 March 2019
  • Online registration open: 15 March 2019
  • Abstract submission deadline: 15 May 2019
  • Notification of acceptance of abstracts: 21 May 2019
  • Full paper submission deadline: 30 June 2019
  • Notification of acceptance of papers: 30 June 2019
  • Conference program release: 30 June 2019
  • Online registration deadline: 30 June 2019
  • Conference dates:    1 - 2 Aug 2019
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Conference main theme:

Enhancing Quality of Urban Life through Research, Education and Technology


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