Africans in STEM 2019

Africans in STEM Symposium seeks to create an avenue for Africans across all STEM fields to connect, share ideas and create possible collaborations. If you seek to expand your network, hone your public speaking skills and learn about amazing and diverse fields of STEM, then the 2019 Africans in STEM Symposium is right for you. Join event

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Africans in STEM Symposium seeks to create an avenue for Africans across all STEM fields to connect, share ideas and create possible collaborations.
If you seek to expand your network, hone your public speaking skills and learn about amazing and diverse fields of STEM, then the 2019 Africans in STEM Symposium is right for you.
1
Day Event
19
Speakers
16
Sessions

Speakers

Rosemond Mensah
Rosemond Mensah
PhD Student, Pharmacology University of Hertfordshire
Hola Kwame Adrakey
Hola Kwame Adrakey
Postdoctoral fellow, Plant Sciences University of Cambridge
Chioma Vivian Ngonandi
Chioma Vivian Ngonandi
PhD Student, Archaeology University of Cambridge
Dr. Prince Bawuah
Dr. Prince Bawuah
Research Associate, Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology University of Cambridge
Sabastine Eugene Arthur
Sabastine Eugene Arthur
PhD Candidate, Pathology University of Cambridge
Dr. Aloysius Adotey Edoh Jnr.
Dr. Aloysius Adotey Edoh Jnr.
Senior Lecturer in Computer Science and Electrical/Electronic Engineering University of East London
Adam Ward
Adam Ward
PhD Student, Pharmacy University of Huddersfield
Dr. Femi Ojambati
Dr. Femi Ojambati
Research Associate, Nanophotonics University of Cambridge
Prof. Franklin Aigbirhio
Prof. Franklin Aigbirhio
Director of PET Chemistry Department of Clinical Neuroscience, University of Cambridge
Chioma Achi
Chioma Achi
PhD Student, Veterinary Medicine University of Cambridge
Peace Atakpa
Peace Atakpa
Post-doctoral fellow, Pharmacology University of Cambridge
Dr. Thomas Haizel
Dr. Thomas Haizel
Managing director IDNA Genetics Ltd and Nkaarco Diagnostics Limited
Prof. Martin Antonio
Prof. Martin Antonio
Professor of molecular microbiology & global health London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Cynthia Okoye
Cynthia Okoye
PhD Student, Pharmacology University of Cambridge
Tonny Okedi
Tonny Okedi
MPhil Student, Biotechnology and Engineering University of Cambridge
Aloysius Loglo
Aloysius Loglo
PhD Student, Microbial Sciences University of Surrey
Dr. Kofi Asare-Addo
Dr. Kofi Asare-Addo
Senior Lecturer in Pharmaceutics University of Huddersfield
Bongumenzi Nxumelo
Bongumenzi Nxumelo
PhD Student, Archaeology University of Cambridge
John Vianney
John Vianney
MPhil Student, Sanger Institute University of Cambridge

Agenda

09:00 - 10:00

Registration/Tea and Coffee/Networking

Program

10:00 - 10:10

Opening Remarks

Program

Dr. Prince Bawuah

10:10 - 10:15

Special Address from the Office of the Vice Chancellor

Program

10:15 - 11:00

Oral Presentations

Program

11:00 - 11:45

Panel Session: 'The impact of STEM on the development of Africa'

Program

11:45 - 12:05

Guest Speech

Program

Dr. Kofi Asare-Addo

12:05 - 12:30

Flash Presentations

Program

12:30 - 13:15

Lunch & Poster Session

Program

13:15 - 13:45

Science communication mini workshop

Program

Prof. Martin Antonio

13:45 - 14:05

Guest speech

Program

Dr. Thomas Haizel

14:05 - 14:35

Oral Presentations

Program

14:35 - 15:00

Keynote Address

Program

Prof. Franklin Aigbirhio

15:00 - 15:30

Tea and Coffee/Networking/Poster Session

Program

15:30 - 16:00

Oral Presentations

Program

16:00 - 16:20

Closing Address

Program

Dr. Aloysius Adotey Edoh Jnr.

16:20 - 16:30

Prize giving and closing remarks

Program

Sabastine Eugene Arthur

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