CIST International Conference

CIST International Conference

International Conference on Children-in-Science and Technology (CIST) involves researchers, policy makers, scientists, science-educators and other similar organizations coming together on annual basis to present papers, brainstorm and formulate strategies and policies to popularize Science and Technology among children for National development. Such conferences held to date include;

CIST 2002: Held at Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo, Ondo State, Nigeria
Theme: Awake! Children Interest in Science and Technology for National development
Keynote Presenter: Prof S.T.Bajah (of blessed memory)
CIST 2003: Held at University of Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State, Nigeria
Theme: Sustain! Children Interest in Science and Technology for National Independence
Keynote Presenter: Prof Babatunde Ipaye (Former Provost, Adeyemi College of Education,Ondo)
CIST 2004: Held at Federal College of Education, Okene, Kogi State, Nigeria
Theme: Encourage! Children participation in Science and Technology for Sustainable National development
Keynote Presenter: Prof Peter Okebukola (Former Executive Secretary, National University Commission(NUC), Abuja
CIST 2005: Held at Federal College of Education (Technical) Umunze, Anambra State, Nigeria
Keynote Presenter: Dr P Akale
CIST 2006: Held at Benue State University, Markurdi, Benue State, Nigeria
Keynote Presenter: Prof R. Boroffice.
CIST 2010: Held at Porthacourt River State
Theme: Awake! Children Interest in Science and Technology for National development
Keynote Presenter: Dr Babatunde Fakunle
CIST 2011: Held at Teachers House, Accra, Ghana
Theme: Sustain! Children Interest in Science and Technology for National Independence
Keynote Presenter: Prof Babatunde Ipaye (Former Provost, Adeyemi College of Education,Ondo)
CIST 2012: Held at Afe Babalola University (ABUA), Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State, Nigeria
Theme: Awake! Children Interest in Science and Technology for National development
Keynote Presenter: Prof. P.O.Aina
CIST 2014: Held at University of Iringa, Iringa, Dar esalam, Tanzania
Theme: Empowering Children in Science and Technology towards achieving sustainable development goals.
Keynote Presenter: Prof Kiyando of Iringa Province, Tanzania
CIST 2016: Held at Landmark University Omu-Aran, Kwara State,Nigeria
Keynote Presenter: Prof Aize Obayan (Vice-Chancellor Landmark University Omu-aran