ABOUT ICOGANT 2018 CONFERENCE

 

The faculty of Natural and Applied Science (FNAS) of Godfrey Okoye University, Enugu Nigeria is organizing her first International Conference on Global Warming, Climate Change Mitigation and Nuclear Threats (ICOGANT 2018). The Conference will bring together works from professionals and researchers across Nigeria and beyond in a platform that will allow participants to share their experiences and research findings on all aspects of climate change, with a view to promoting social, economic and industrial emancipation of Nigeria and the world at large.

It is therefore our pleasure to invite you to this first conference (ICOGANT 2018) from February 2016 to March 1, 2018 at Godfrey Okoye University, Enugu Nigeria.

The theme of the conference is “CLIMATE CHANGE AND MITIGATION IN NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT”.

Highly knowledgeable researchers and stakeholders from all over the world are invited to explore the conference theme and sub-themes. The Conference will have two days of technical sessions and poster presentation on the following sub-themes:

Global Warming

Climate Change Mitigation

Nuclear Threats

The Conference Officials are as follows:

Chief Host:

Rev. Fr. Prof. Dr. Christian Anieke

Vice Chancellor

Godfrey Okoye University, Enugu

 

                                                              Keynote Speaker:

       Prof. (Mrs.) F. N. Okeke

                                        (Director of African Climate Change and Adaptation)

                                                            University Of Nigeria Nsukka

                                                                  

                                                             Lead Paper Presenters:

Prof. C.S. Nwajide, FNMGS, FNAPE

Ceoscan Technical Services Ltd., Awka

 

             Prof. I. P. Orajaka

       Former Vice Chancellor

           Anambra State University, Uli ihiala

 

         EVENTS AND DATES:

                Monday, 26 February, 2018

                     Arrival of Participants

 

               Tuesday, 27 February, 2018

                   Opening Ceremony

                    Keynote Address

           Lead Paper 1 & technical Sessions

 

Wednesday, 28 February, 2018

                               Lead Paper 2

              Technical Sessions / poster Presentation

                             Closing Ceremony

 

                  Thursday, 1 March, 2018

                                   Departure

CALL FOR PAPERS

Papers are hereby invited from perspective participants at the conference, based on the theme and sub-themes.

Participants are requested to submit abstracts of papers for oral or poster presentation within the listed sub-themes on or before Monday, 12 February 2018 at the email address:  [email protected]. The Abstract should be submitted with the scanned teller of the abstract processing fee of N1, 000.00. Full papers will be submitted after the presentations.

Instructions to Authors

Abstracts should not be more than 200 words and not more than 6 key words. The pages should contain the title, author’s name (Surname, middle and last), affiliation, email address, contact of author of correspondence, abstract and key words. The full papers should include: Abstract page, introduction, materials and methods, results, description, conclusion, acknowledgements and references.

Referencing should be done using the APA referencing style. All abstracts and papers should be submitted as MS Word document type with Times New Roman 12, double spacing. Accepted papers will be published in the first edition of the Faculty Journal with a publication fee.

Conference Registration:

Conference Fee: N10, 000; Corporate Organisations: N50, 000; Students – N2, 500.

 Abstract Fee: N1, 000.

Payments:

Account Name: International Renewable Conference 2016; Account NO: 6060124691;

 Bank: Fidelity Bank Plc.

Aims and Objectives:

This first conference aims to bring together professionals that are interested in research developmental application of climate change mitigation that will ultimately promote the social, economic and industrial emancipation of the nation.

Who to Attend:

The conference is open to all Nigerians and international individuals and firms without bias in other aspects of global warming.  This includes physicists, geologists, environmentalists, specialists in related fields, research institutes, corporate and government bodies, etc.

 

Hotel and Accommodation:

Lodging and accommodation facilities exist near the campus environment and in Enugu at affordable rates, Classes of hotel range from low, medium to high class.

For further enquiry on accommodation, contact:

  • Dr. (Mrs.) Pat Allison

          LOC Chairperson Protocol and Logistics

          Director of Public Affairs, GOU Enugu

          Tel.:  08037163383

 

Adverts and Exhibition:

Manufacturers, marketers, business community, colleagues, and friends are invited to exhibit their products at the conference and be afforded the opportunity to meet and exchange ideas with others.  You can advertise your goods or Services and/or present goodwill messages.

The Organising Committee also welcomes sponsorship from Corporate and Government bodies.

Advert Rates (Naira)

PAGE SIZE

FULL-COLOR

BLACK & WHITE

Back Cover

N35000

N30000

Inner Cover

N30000

N25000

Full Page

N25000

N20000

Half Page

N15000

N10000

Exhibition Stand

N30000

----

Goodwill Message

N25000

N15000

 

 

Contact Officials:

  • Prof. C. C. Uhuegbu

Dean, Faculty of Natural and Applied Sciences

Tel.:  08034973388

 

  • E. O. Ikejiaku

LOC Chairman

Tel.: 08030730804

 

  • Mrs. Chinelo Okoye

LOC Secretary

Tel.:  08030820812

 

  • Dr. Emmanuel Uhuo

Chairman Technical Session

Tel.:  08067346144

 

  • O. N. Ikegwuonu

Publicity Chairman

Tel.:  08062280156