GIS Researchers in Africa Conference (Abuja, 2017)   Theme: Geospatial Systems for Apps Development and Research in Africa   Conference Date: 23rd – 24th November, 2017 Venue: BON Hotel Stratton, Bola Ige Close, Asokoro, Abuja – Nigeria   Important Dates: Abstract submission deadline: 4th September, 2017 Abstract acceptance notification: 18th September, 2017 Full paper submission deadline: 3rd October, 2017 Camera Ready: 10th November, 2017   Conference Fees: Early bird Registration (Until 1st September, 2017): Full Registration: N25, 000 ($79) Students with ID Card: N15, 000 ($32)   Late Registration (Until 7th November, 2017): Full Registration: N35,000 ($112) Students with ID […]

Event: GIS Researchers in Africa Conference, 2017

The Nigerian Association of Hydrological Sciences International Conference (Abuja 2017)   Theme: Hydrology and Water Resources Development   Conference Date: 17th – 20th October, 2017 Venue: Faculty of Management Sciences Lecture Theater, University of Abuja Main Campus, Along Airport Road, Abuja – Nigeria.   Lead Paper Presenter: Professor Emeritus Lekan Oyebande (Emeritus Professor of Hydrology, University of Lagos, Akoka, Yaba, Lagos State)     Important Dates: Full paper submission deadline: 6th July, 2017 Notification of Acceptance: 14th August, 2017 Final Submission of Accepted Papers: 31st August, 2017 Arrival and Registration: 17th October, 2017 Opening Ceremony: 18th October, 2017 (Time: 10.00 […]

Event: Nigerian Association of Hydrological Sciences International Conference, 2017

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), on Thursday, 8th June donated some weather forecast equipment to the University of Abuja to upgrade its weather station in Gwagwalada. Prof. Sani Abarshi, Director-General, NiMet, disclosed this while inspecting and donating meteorological facilities to Department of Geography of the institution in Gwagwalada. He said that NiMet would upgrade the institution into national observatory station just like others across the nation. Inspecting meteorology station, GIS lab, Earth thermometer and rain gauge at the department, Abarshi said the need to increase the existing weather stations informed the decision to establish one in Gwagwalada. “At every reasonable […]

NiMET donates weather forecast equipment to UniAbuja