8-13 September 2019


Plot 6, Lateef Jakande Rd By ACME Rd, Agidingbi,Ikeja, Lagos

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Chemical Society of Nigeria /You are welcome to its 42nd annual international conference

The African Conference on Research in Chemistry Education (ACRICE) and Chemical Society of Nigeria (CSN) Presents the 4th African Conference on Research in Chemistry Education (ACRICE) and 42nd Annual International Conference of Chemical Society of Nigeria (CSN) which will hold in Lagos, Nigeria from Sunday 8th till Friday 13th September 2019, under the theme “Chemistry Education and Sustainable Development”. The sub-themes are as follows:

  • Chemistry Education as a Tool for Sustainability of National Economy.
  • Innovation Research in Chemistry as a Platform for Development of Chemistry Education and ICT.
  • Nexus of Chemistry Education and Food Sciences in Combating Food Insecurity in Nigeria and Africa.
  • Role of Chemistry Education in Combating Internal Insurgency: A Challenge to Chemistry to Chemical Stakeholder.
  • Waste to Wealth Responsibility of Modern Chemists and Chemistry Education.
  • Interaction of Chemistry and Chemical Services in Achieving National Sustainability and Development.
  • Non Petroleum Related Chemical Industries as a Weapon for Fast Tracking Chemical Education and Sustainable National Development.
  • Chemistry Education and Chemical Sciences in the Diversification of Nigeria’s Monolific Economy

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Speakers /Meet our Speakers

Prof O Fatoki

Professor of Chemistry

Prof AO Oyedeji

Professor of Chemistry

Dr Marietjie Potgieter

Associate Professor

Programme of Events /Hover to view events

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Day 1: Sunday, 8th September, 2019

>Arrival of CSN Exco & National Council Members
>Arrival of Chapter’s Finalists for Annual Nationals Chemistry Competition
>CSN National Executive Council Meeting


Day 2: Monday, 9th September, 2019

>Conference Advocacy and Awareness Road Walk (Keeping fit for EKO 2019)
>Arrival of other Participants and Delegates
>Onsite Registration of participants
>Annual National Chemistry Competition (CBT)
>CSN National Council Meeting
>CSN/ACRICE Networking event


Day 3: Tuesday, 10th September, 2019:

>Onsite Registration Continues
>Plenary Session I
>Opening Ceremony/Keynote Address
>Tea Break
>Award Ceremony for Annual Chemistry Competition Winners
>CSN Biennial Special Awards

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>Poster Presentation Commences
>CSN Annual General Business Meeting (ABGM)
>Presidential Welcome Cocktail


Day 4: Wednesday, 11th September, 2019:

>Annual Women in Chemistry Breakfast
>Plenary Session II & III
>Capacity Building Training Workshop for Chemistry Teachers (Secondary & Tertiary)
>Parallel Activities (Technical /Scientific Sessions): ACRICE and CSN


Day 5: Thursday, 12th September, 2019

>Plenary Session IV & V
>Parallel Activities (Technical/Scientific Sessions): ACRICE and CSN
>Excursion/Sight Seeing/Courtesy Visits
>Annual Conference Dinner/Award Night


Day 6: Friday, 13th September, 2019

>Departure of Participants

CSN & ACRICE-4 /Deadlines for 2019 Submission

Registration / registration is now open

Membership Early Bird (Registration on or before 20th April , 2019) First Standard (Registration on or before 22nd June, 2019) Second Standard (Registration on or before 18th August, 2019) On site registration (Registration at Conference venue)
CSN Fellows N25,500 N26,500 N28,500 N30,500
CSN Members N15,500 N16,500 N18,500 N20,500
Non-CSN Members N30,500 N31,500 N33,500 N35,500
Students N6,500 N7,500 N9,500 N11,500
FASC/RSC/ACS MemberS $300 $310 $330 $350
Other Foreign Participants $325 $335 $355 $375
Exhibition Stand N200,000/Stand N250,000/Stand N300,000/Stand N350,000/Stand

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Enquiries /you can contact the following for more enquiries

Professor Sunday O. Okeniyi
President,Chemical Society of Nigeria
+234-803-455-1251; +234-812-114-4145
Professor Gloria U. Obuzor
Vice President FASC and Chairman ACRICE
Dr(Mrs) Iyabo Philips
Chairman LOC and CSN Lagos Chapter Chair
Mr Kehinde O. Oisemaye
CSN National Publicity Secretary
+234-803-267-8449; +234-808-888-8095