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QAD Conference - Growth, Development and Research in Africa and Diaspora

Saturday, October 5, 2019
8:00 AM – 6:30 PM
Biosciences Complex
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Conference theme: Growth, Development and Research in Africa and Diaspora


The Queen’s Africa and Diaspora (QAD) committee is pleased to announce the 2019 QAD Conference. The conference brings together academic and non-academic participants from a variety of disciplines to discuss research and projects in Africa and Diaspora.

The delegates for this fourth QAD Conference “growth, development, and research in Africa and diaspora” share a diverse range of ways in which they contribute to the achievement of the 2030 Agenda for sustainable development. The overall features podium and poster presentations, gala night, and a “mini world cup” soccer tournament.

Opening remarks will be given by Principal and vice-chancellor Patrick Deane and the South African High Commissioner, Dlamini Mntambo

Everyone is welcome to attend 2019 QAD conference and events | The detailed program and other events of the conference can be obtained at

Entrance is free to attend the presentations



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