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Paper Submission is now open for the 7th edition of EAI AFRICATEK 2024! Check out the Call for Papers.
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About AFRICATEK 2024

Main theme of the conference: Artificial Intelligence and Innovative Technologies for Sustainable Development


Session 1: AI Applications for Sustainable Development: A. Smart Cities and Urban Planning 1. Intelligent Transportation Systems 2. Energy Management B. Agriculture and Food Security 1. Precision Agriculture 2. AI in Crop Monitoring and Management

Session 2: Innovation in Healthcare: A. AI in Healthcare Delivery 1. Telemedicine and Remote Patient Monitoring 2. Predictive Analytics for Disease Prevention B. Drug Discovery and Development 1. AI-driven Drug Design 2. Personalized Medicine. 3. IoT for Healthcare, e-Health, and Assisted Living

Session 3: Environmental Monitoring and Conservation: A. Climate Change Modeling B. Biodiversity Monitoring with AI C. Sustainable Resource Management

Session 4: Ethical Considerations in AI for Sustainable Development: A. Bias and Fairness in AI Algorithms B. Privacy and Security Concerns C. Responsible AI Practices

Session 5: Collaborative Approaches for Global Impact: A. International Cooperation in AI Research and Development B. Public-Private Partnerships C. Bridging the Digital Divide for Inclusive Development

Session 6: Emerging Technologies for Sustainability: A. Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technology B. Internet of Things (IoT) in Sustainable Solutions C. Robotics for Eco-friendly Practices

Session 7: Smart, Sustainable Cities and Climate Change Management: A. Smart Transportation, Connected Car and Automotive B. Emergency vehicle notification systems C. Automatic road enforcement D. Smart Home, Building Management and Operation Automation E. Smart Grid and Energy Management


All registered papers will be submitted for publishing by Springer and made available through SpringerLink Digital Library.
Africatek proceedings are indexed in leading indexing services, such as Web of Science, Compendex, Scopus, DBLP, EU Digital Library, Google Scholar, IO-Port, MathSciNet, Inspec, and Zentralblatt MATH.

Proceedings will be submitted for inclusion in leading indexing services, such as Web of Science, Compendex, Scopus, DBLP, EU Digital Library, Google Scholar, IO-Port, MathSciNet, Inspec, and Zentralblatt MATH.

Authors of selected best accepted and presented papers will be invited to submit an extended version to:

All accepted authors are eligible to submit an extended version in a fast track of:

Additional publication opportunities:

About EAI

This event is organized by EAI.

EAI – European Alliance for Innovation is a non-profit organization and a professional community established in cooperation with the European Commission to empower the global research and innovation, and to promote cooperation between European and International ICT communities.

EAI’s vision is to foster excellence in research and innovation on the principles of transparency, objectivity, equality, and openness. Our guiding principle is community cooperation to create better research, provide fair recognition of excellence and transform best ideas into commercial value proposition.

EAI‘s mission is to create an environment that rewards excellence transparently, and builds recognition objectively regardless of age, economic status or country of origin, where no membership fees or closed door committees stand in the way of your research career.

Through these shared values, EAI leads the way toward advancing the world of research and innovation, empowering individuals and institutions for the good of society to fully benefit from the digital revolution.

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Previous AFRICATEK editions

2023 – Arusha, Tanzania
2022 – Bloemfontein, South Africa
2021 – Virtual conference
2019 – Dakar, Senegal
2018 – Cotonou, Benin
2017 – Marrakech, Morocco