The Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Ghana (CARLIGH) is pleased to announce and open registration for the 4th CARLIGH International Conference.
The CARLIGH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE is a premier forum for Information Professionals, Researchers, Academics, Publishers, Book Vendors etc. to present their latest research outputs, ideas, and developments, and to share activities and initiatives to enhance learning, teaching and research approaches. In addition, a pre-conference workshop and an exhibition of information resources and other technologies by vendors are organized alongside. The International Conference also offers opportunities for both formal and informal networking and intellectual discourse among participants to promote discussions and sharing of knowledge, experiences and expertise on developments in learning, teaching and research as well as on global best practices.
CONFERENCE THEME: “Enhancing information access through Artificial Intelligence (AI)”
CONFERENCE VENUE AND DATES
Venue: GIMPA Executive Conference Centre (GECC), Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration, Achimota – Accra, Ghana
Date: Monday 13th July to Friday 17th July, 2020.
Pre-Conference Workshop: Monday, 13th July to Tuesday, 14th July, 2020
Conference: Wednesday, 15th July to Friday, 17th July, 2020
This 4th conference will bring together representatives of a wide range of professionals, including: Information Specialists (e.g. Librarians, Archivists, and Journalists etc.), IT professionals, Academics, Researchers, Administrators, and Industrialists from higher research and educational institutions as well as related organizations from around the world in a dynamic and interactive forum.
Nana (Prof) Osei Darkwa: Visiting Professor, University of Illinois, Chicago
SPECIAL CONFERENCE BENEFITS
Executive Rooms GHc250.00/day or US$50.00/day
Regular Rooms GHc150.00/day or US$30/day
Interested participants should visit the conference portal on the CARLIGH Website (https:www.carligh.org) or click on this link https://forms.gle/hEbv1N9utcHgCav86 to complete the online registration forms and follow up with payment of the appropriate fee/s.
Exhibition and Advertisement
International: US$ 480.00
Workshop and Conference Registration Fees
CARLIGH Members GHc900.00
Non-CARLIGH Members GHc1000.00
International Participants US$300.00
Non-Presenter Students GHc500.00
Workshop Only GHc450.00
Important Information: Early Bird package for institutions that present more than three participants is 10% less of the original cost and for individuals, 5% less of the original cost. To qualify for the discount a commitment fee of GHc100 should have been paid by Monday, 27th April, 2020. The commitment fee forms part of the overall amount to be paid.
Payments should be made into the following accounts according to your categorization (Local or International).
Local Students GHc350.00
International Presenters $240.00
International Student Presenters $170.00
Account Name : CARLIGH
Currency : Cedi
Bank : GCB BANK
Branch : Legon Branch
Account No. : 1031130009358
Account Name : CARLIGH
Currency : Dollar
Bank : Stanbic Bank Ghana
Branch : Main Branch, Castle Road, Accra
Account No. : 9040003788118
SWIFT CODE : SBICGHAC
For further enquiries contact the following: Dr. Cobblah – +233244616950; Mr. Quagraine – +233208885022; email: firstname.lastname@example.org