Call for Papers

The conference aims to assemble researchers and scholars from various disciplines in Ethiopia and out of the country in order to communicate their research outputs and achievements on recent trends in exploiting technologies and innovations to promote the Ethiopian Economy. Individual paper presentations, posters and plenary discussions will be organized to make the conference enlightening and enjoyable event. All researchers, technologists, academicians, PhD students, Economists and Policy makers from academia, research institutions, industries, NGOs, and other Government bodies in and outside the country are invited and encouraged to submit both Abstracts and Full Papers until Apr 23, 2018 within the general sub-themes indicated below.


  • Agricultural, Environmental, and Industrial Biotechnology
  • Material Sciences and Nanotechnology
  • Green Solutions
  • High Performance Computing and Smart Innovation
  • Information and Communication Technologies
  • Construction and Transport Technologies
  • Reverse Engineering
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Entrepreneurship and Technology-based Ventures
  • Technology for Sustainable Development

Organizing Committee Members


Dr. Adane Abraham
Vice President for Research & TT (Chair)


Dr. Girma Gonfa
Research Director (Secretary)


Dr. Mesfin Tafesse (Member)


Ms. Haimanot Tibebe


Mr. Yohannes Regassa

Editorial Board Members


Dr. Samson Mekbib


Dr. Madhu Thomas


Dr. Abera Belay


Dr. G. Sanjiv Rao

Paper Publication

Accepted paper will be published in Addis Ababa Science and Technology University conference proceeding.


High-quality full papers which at the time of submission, are not under review and have not already been published or accepted for publication elsewhere are solicited. The first page should include the paper's title, the abstract, a list of keywords indicating the paper's topic area(s), the authors' full names, affiliations, and e-mail addresses.

All accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings. Authors are required to submit fully formatted papers (PDF), with graphs, images, and other special areas arranged as intended for the final publication. Papers should be written in English conforming to the IEEE standard conference format (8.5" x 11" - US letter, Two-Column). The final manuscript for publication will be limited to 6 IEEE pages. You can find a copy of the IEEE standard conference template for Microsoft Word formats HERE. Your paper must be printable in order to be accepted.

Your paper size sholud not be greater than 10MB

3 days before the deadline

Submit Your Paper


3 days before the deadline

Important Dates

Paper submission deadline: April 15, 2018

Extended Paper submission deadline: Apr 23, 2018

Notification of Acceptance: April 30, 2018

Date of Conference: May 31 - June 1, 2018

Best Paper Award

Best paper and paper presentation may be considered for award.

Contact Us

Dr. Adane Abraham, Vice President for Research & TT
+251 930 097 652

Dr. Girma Gonfa, Research Director
+251 911 311 232


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Event Schedule

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First Annual conference

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Second Annual conference

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Third Annual conference

Forth Annual conference

Will be posted after the conference.

Conference Venue

In Addis Ababa Science and Technology University and specific venue will be updated soon



Eyuel Solomon

Student (2nd Year)
Department of Software Engineering


Yosef Girma

Student (2nd Year)
Department of Software Engineering


Amir Redvan

Student (4th Year)
Department of Software Engineering


Dr. G Sanjiv Rao

Associate Professor
Department of Software Engineering

Thanks to Software Engineering Department and Staff for their continious support
Special thanks to
Ms. Eleni Teshome Head of Software Engineering Departement
Sultan Feisso(PhD)Dean of College of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering
Girma Gonfa(PhD) Research Director, Addis Ababa Science and Technology University