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Why attend the Conference Of Rectors, Vice-Chancellors And Presidents Of African Universities (Corevip) 2019

The Conference Of Rectors, Vice-Chancellors And Presidents Of African Universities (Corevip) is an event centered around Higher Education in Africa. On the 8th - 11th July 2019, the AAU will be holding the Conference Of Rectors, Vice-Chancellors And Presidents Of African Universities in Cairo, Egypt. Join us to learn about the State of Higher Education in Africa under the theme: "The Role of Higher Education Institutions in Promoting the Continental Education Strategy for Africa (CESA 16-25)". The venue is Al-Azhar University in Cairo, Egypt. Follow @AAU_67 or subscribe to stay up-to-date as our schedule develops.

Call for Papers: Conference Of Rectors, Vice-Chancellors And Presidents Of African Universities (Corevip) 2019

The AAU is inviting authors to submit papers on the general conference theme and the following COREVIP subthemes which reflect the strategic objectives of CESA 16-25, and which shall become the focus of discussion at the conference:
• Sub-Theme 1: Focus on the science and mathematics curricula in youth training and disseminate scientific knowledge and culture in society.

• Sub-Theme 2: Expand TVET opportunities at tertiary levels and strengthen linkages between the world of work and education and training systems.

• Sub-Theme 3: Revitalize and expand tertiary education, research and innovation to address continental challenges and promote global competitiveness.

• Sub-Theme 4: Promote peace education and conflict prevention and resolution at all levels of education and for all age groups.

• Sub-Theme 5: Improve management of education system as well as build and enhance capacity for data collection, management, harness the capacity of ICT to improve access, quality and management of education and training systems.

• Sub-Theme 6: Promote mobility through harmonization of quality assurance and accreditation systems.

• Sub-Theme 7: Identify new directions in improving management of education through enhanced capacity for data collection and management, research and scholarship and efficient governance of HEIs in Africa.

The concept paper for this conference can be accessed here for further information. Paper abstracts not exceeding two pages, must reach the Secretariat not later than 25th March 2019.

The abstract should give a clear sense of the scope of the research, research objectives and methods of inquiry. The paper abstracts must also include research results and conclusions, as well as a discussion of how these findings differ from previous work on the same subject.
To Decision makers in HEI's

Exhibit and Sponsor

The Conference is a chance to showcase your products and services in front of the largest concentration of Higher Education Stakeholders in Africa. Many, if not all, of our delegates are hunting out new and effective solutions and services.
AAU invites interested institutions including universities, development partners, private sector, civil society and policy actors to exhibit at its Conference Of Rectors, Vice-Chancellors And Presidents Of African Universities (Corevip) 2019 at in Cairo, Egypt slated for 8th - 11th July 2019.

The Conference Exhibition presents a great opportunity to all Higher Education stakeholders and actors supporting high education to showcase cutting-edge innovations, products and services that are being piloted or have already made remarkable differences in various institutions as well as in lives of the communities they are serving.

Each exhibitor will be provided with an exhibition booth measuring 3 by 3 metres, 1 table, 2 chairs and a power outlet. Exhibitors are requested to bring brochures, publications, business cards, souvenirs and other materials that will fit in the provided space.

The cost of each exhibition booth is as follows:
US$1500 for commercial entities
US$375 for non-members universities
US$250 for AAU member universities

In addition to the above fees, each exhibitor will pay registration fee directly to the organizers to cover the conference package, airport pick up, daily shuttle to and from the conference, cultural evening, conference bag and stationary. Other costs pertaining to travel, accommodation and out of pocket allowances should also be directly covered by the represented institution. The dollar or other its equivalent may differ at the time of payment.

To confirm participation and reserve an exhibition booth, please register here by close of business on 30th May 2019.

Exhibition spaces are limited so allocation will on a first come first served basis.
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Visa Letter from Al Azhar University for COREVIP Participants