ICBME 2019 is the 3rd International Conference on Biomedical Engineering, a biennial event organised by the Association of Biomedical Engineers and Technologists of Nigeria (NABET). It is an inter-disciplinary and international forum for exchange of ideas on all aspects of biomedical engineering and technology as well as health technology as they affect global best practises.
This conference is meant to address problems and key needs of the developing countries and take up the challenge of identifying future strategies and solutions. This event will in addition to other things provide an excellent opportunity to enable participants acquaint themselves with the requisite information to ensure appropriate biomedical technology for Africa and indeed the entire developing countries.
Tuesday October 15 - Friday October 18, 2019
The theme of the conference is:
REGULATIONS FOR SAFE USE AND APPLICATION OF BIOMEDICAL EQUIPMENT AND TECHNIQUE
T.1 Global Health and Evidence-based Medicine
T.2 Medical Imaging and Devices
T.3 Biomaterials, Tissue Engineering, Regenerative Medicine
T.4 Biomechanics, Artificial Organs and Rehabilitation Engineering
T.5 Computer-Aided Techniques, Modeling and Simulation
T.6 Biosensors and Biosignal Processing
T.7 Biomedical and Health Information Technologies
T.8 Clinical Engineering, Indigenous Technology and Patient Safety
T.9 Education, Professional Activities and Gender Issues in Biomedical Engineering
T.10 Bio-Medical Physics, Allied Sciences, Engineering and Technology
1st Announcement / Call for Participation: Dec 31, 2018
2nd Announcement / Call for Participation: Jan 31, 2019
Proposals for parallel programmes, workshops or special sessions: Feb 5, 2019
Paper Submission opens: Feb 10, 2019
Paper Submission closes: May 10, 2019
Acceptance of paper: May 31, 2019
Speaker's Registration due: June 30, 2019
Early Registration due: June 30, 2019
Registration payment for Authors due: June 30, 2019
Short program available: July 15, 2019
Final program available: August 15, 2019
Deadline to update paper: August 31, 2019
ICBME 2019 opens: Oct. 15, 2019
Shehu Musa Yaradua Conference Centre, Abuja, Nigeria
Nigeria is located in Western part of the African continent. It comprises thirty-six federating states and one Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. It shares land borders with the Republic of Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its coast lies on the Gulf of Guinea, a part of the Atlantic Ocean, in the south.
Nigeria is known for its natural landmarks and wildlife reserves. Safari destinations such as Cross River National Park and Yankari National Park showcase waterfalls, dense rainforest, savanna and rare primate habitats. One of its most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m-tall monolith outside the capital of Abuja thatâ€™s pictured on the national currency.
The dialing code of Nigeria is +234, official Currency is Nigerian naira, while the Official language is English.
Nigeria is the most populous 'black' country in the world, with a population of about 173.6 million (World Bank, 2013). The economy of Nigeria is one of the fastest growing in the world.
The Host City - Abuja
Abuja is the capital city of Nigeria. It is located in the centre of Nigeria, within the Federal Capital Territory. Abuja is a planned city, and was built mainly in the 1980s. It has an area of 713 km². The Federal Capital Territory has borders on the north with Kaduna State, on south-east with Nassarawa State, on the south-west by Kogi State and on the west by Niger state.
Abuja also has excellent access to the wider road network to the rest of the country. It is built on a pre-Cambrian basement (granite) rock complex of distinctive domes and hills, the most striking of which is called Aso Rock.
Abuja is the headquarters of the Economic Community of West African States, or ECOWAS. It also has the regional headquarters of OPEC. Both international and domestic flights arrive at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport.
You will need to find out whether your country requires Visa to enter Nigeria.
If requiring visas, the conference managers will on request issue official invitation letters for visa applications to all those who have registered and fully paid up for the conference.
Nigerian visas will be issued by all the Diplomatic Missions (Embassies and General Consulates) of the Federal Republic of Nigeria abroad in their respective countries.
You will need to find out the visa requirements from the Nigerian embassy in your country.
The city of Abuja, Nigeria is accessible by air from any part of the world via Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport.
ABC Consulting Inc, the official Conference Managers of ICBME 2019 is available to arrange your flights including airport shuttle valid for flights to Abuja, Nigeria and return as of October 8, 2019 until October 25, 2019 (final date for return flight)
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