WACREN will have its 6th Annual Conference from 15-19 March 2021 as a virtual event hosted by the Benin Research and Education Network (RBER) / ADN.

The theme of the conference is: "Digital Transformation for Development".

This is a call for papers for the conference. Interested authors are invited to submit abstracts (250-500 words) on the theme or related subjects:

  1. New Technologies, Innovation and 4th Industrial Revolution

  2. e-learning, Life-long Learning and Education Strategy

  3. Open Science and Open Access

  4. Ethics and Governance

  5. Pandemic response and post-pandemic solutions in research and education

The schedule is as follows: 

  1. Deadline for Submission of Abstracts: 12 February 2021
  2. Notification of acceptance to authors:26 February 2021 
  3. Submission of presentations: 10 March 2021
  4. Submission of full papers: 30 April 2021

Click here to submit abstracts.

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We look forward to your active participation.

The WACREN 2021 Programme Committee