THE 4TH INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AGRICULTURAL INFORMATION SPECIALISTS (IAALD) – AFRICA CONFERENCE - will take place on 31 May -1 June 2018, in Pretoria, South Africa.
IAALD and the Information Training and Outreach Centre for Africa (ITOCA) invite proposals (by 31 October, 2017) for papers and workshops/seminars to be presented/organized at this Conference.
Download: Call for Papers and Workshop Proposals (PDF).
PROPOSALS FOR PAPERS : Papers should reflect and explore the conference theme - “Agricultural Innovations, Information and Knowledge: Catalyzing the Attainment of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the African Union Agenda 2063” and address any of the sub-themes (see attachment for full details).
PROPOSALS FOR WORKSHOPS : Capacity development is a major component of the IAALD Africa Conference and we invite proposals for interactive workshops intended to convey knowledge or skills to agricultural information professionals in areas relating to the sub-themes of the conference. Workshops can be organized as 2/3-day pre- conference events (27th-29th May) or half-day event (31st May).