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ARUA 2nd Biennial Conference, 18th to 20th November 2019, University of Nairobi, Kenya



Event Details

The African Research Universities Alliance (ARUA) member universities have come together to organize the Second Biennial conference, due to be held from 18th to 20th November 2019 at the University of Nairobi, Kenya. The conference is open to any researchers interested in the subject and who have their registration formally accepted in advance.

Theme: Africa and the Fourth Industrial Revolution: Defining a Role for Research Universities

Keynote Speakers:

  • Professor Zeblon Vilakazi, University of the Witwatersrand
  • Professor Andrew Thompson, Oxford University
  • Professor Alison Lewis, University of Cape Town
  • Professor Jeffrey Sachs, Columbia University

Participants are expected to register online at under “News and Events” in order to be included in the list of participants.

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Event Venue

University of Nairobi, Kenya