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6th Biennial International Conference of Organization for Women in Science For the developing World Nigeria 2 - 6 July 2023

May 30, 2022

OWSD University of Port Harcourt (OWSD UNIPORT) hosts 6th Biennial International Conference with the theme: Diversity and Innovation in Science for Sustainable Development

Diversity and Innovation in Science for Sustainable Development

2nd July – 6th July 2023       Ebitimi Banigo Auditorium, University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria.  + Virtual

Abstract submission is now open!

Submit an abstract (250 – word max) by 30th December 2022 for a N2,000 10 USD only fee. Submit to with email Subject containing Track number and author name


Conference fees

Members (early bird i.e. before 15 December 2022) – N20,000 or 100 USD only

Members (late registration i.e. after December 2022) – N25,000 or 125 USD only

Non-members – N25,000 or 125 USD only

Non-members (late registration i.e. after December 2022) – N30,000 or 150 USD only

Students - N10,000 or 50 USD only

Exhibition – N30,000 or 150 USD only

Pre- Conference Workshop (2nd July 2023) discounted fee - N5000 or 25 USD only


Keynote Speaker

Prof. Eka Braide (Vice Chancellor, Cross River University of Technology and Pioneer Vice Chancellor, Federal University, Lafia Nigeria)

Lead Speakers

Prof. Michael O. Faborode (Former Secretary General of Committee of  Vice Chancellors of Nigeria and Former Vice Chancellor, Obafemi Awolowo University Nigeria)

Dr. Gertie H. P. Arts (Senior Research Scientist, Wageningen University and Research (WU & R), The Netherlands & past President SETAC World Council)


Prof. Olayinka Nwachukwu

(Chairperson, OWSD Nigeria)


Dr. Eucharia Oluchi Nwaichi

(Coordinator, OWSD University of Port Hacourt)

Chief Host

Prof. Owunari Abraham Georgewill

(Vice Chancellor, University of Port Harcourt)


List of Sessions

Track 1. Digital Technologies in Science and Technology Education.

Track 2. Computational Methods and Scientific Applications.

Track 3. Green Energy and Sustainable Ecosystems.

Track 4. Bioinformatics, Biotechnology and Nanotechnology.

Track 5. Agriculture and Food Security.

Track 6. Climate Change and Environment.

Track 7. Medical and Biomedical Research.

Track 8. Engineering, Robotics and Artificial Intelligence Research.

Track 9. Social science, Arts in Science and Medicine.


Please Note

  • A Pre- Conference Workshop themed ‘Equipping Next Generation Researchers’ will hold on the 20th of March 2023 at a discounted fee on N5000 or 25 USD only.

  • Please use hashtag #owsdgardencity2023 in all social media communication about the Conference.

  • You do not need to be an OWSD member to submit an abstract.

  • Submitted Abstracts will be reviewed by the Abstract Review Committee and you will be notified via email about acceptance.

  • Submitted Full Manuscripts will be scanned for plagiarism and blind-reviewed by diverse reviewers and you will be notified via email about acceptance.

  • All presenters must register for the meeting, pay applicable registration fees and attend the meeting.

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