1st International Conference on Green Engineering for Sustainable Development

International Conference Announcement

The Faculty of Engineering

Bayero University, Kano – Nigeria


In Collaboration With


The Faculty of Engineering

Tanta University, Egypt



1st International Conference on

Theme: Green Engineering for Sustainable Development


Call for Papers

The 1st International Conference on Green Engineering for Sustainable Development (IC-GESD 2015)


Venue: CIT Theatre, New Campus, Bayero University, Kano - Nigeria

Date: 8th - 10th December, 2015


Sub Themes:


Sustainable Traffic Management


Green Building/Materials


Energy and Environmental Issues


Modeling and Simulation of Sustainable Systems


Green Fuels


Renewable and Alternative Energy


Green Engineering


Energy Harvesting / Energy Saving


Energy Storage


Soft Computing and Metaheuristics in Energy Production/Use


The 1st International conference on Green Engineering for Sustainable Development aims to bring together researchers, practitioners, developers and policy makers involved in multiple disciplines of green engineering for sustainable development to exchange ideas and to learn the latest development in this important field. Submit full papers before 18th October 2015 by electronic mail to engineering.conference@buk.edu.ng

The Conference Organizing Committee on behalf of the Faculty of Engineering, Bayero University and the Faculty of Engineering, Tanta University, wish to cordially invite you to submit your latest research results and to take part in the upcoming conference, to be held during 8th – 10th, December 2015 in Kano, Nigeria.


Paper submission due date:                      October 18, 2015
Notification of paper acceptance:               November 1, 2015
Registration and Final manuscript due:      November 15, 2015

Conference:                                            December, 8th – 10th 2015



Submitted papers should be original and contain contributions of theoretical, experimental or application nature, or be unique experience reports. The paper should be submitted by email to the LOC Secretary through:engineering.conference@buk.edu.ng.

The paper should clearly state the abstract, objectives, methodology, results and conclusions to enable the scope and nature of the paper to be assessed. The conference papers, containing original works, must be: written in the English Language on A4 size paper. Papers will be reviewed and selected for presentation by the technical subcommittee of the Conference Organizing Committee. Further:

  1. the paper should be written using Times New Romans font type; a font size of 12; and double- or single-spacing (if double-spaced, paper should not be more than 12 pages long; and if single-spaced, not more than 10 pages long; longer papers will attract additional fees). The typing should also be justified.
  2. the general format of the paper should be as follows:
  1. Title of Paper;
  2. Authors’ name and affiliations;
  3. Abstract (at most 150-words long);
  4. Keywords;
  5. Introduction (including motivation, aim and objectives; overview and references to related work – in separate sections);
  6. Main body – explanation of materials, methods, data used, instrumentation (sensors, systems, etc), results and discussions;
  7. Conclusions(and Recommendations); and
  8. References (should be in the Harvard Style)


  1. all major headings should be numbered, bold, centered and in Times New Roman font type and 12-font size;
  2. Sub-headings should be numbered, bold, and left justified;
  3. Sub sub-headings should also be bold, numbered, 12-font size and Times New Roman font type, and justified left;
  4. No space should be inserted between paragraphs;
  5. Figures and Tables should be numbered and titled in the standard way; and
  6. Equations should be by Equation Editor or by Math Type and should be numbered.



Space will be available for the display of related engineering products as well as poster-presentation during the conference.


N20, 000.00 (Twenty thousand Naira only) or $130.00 (One hundred and thirty US Dollars) or E£1018.00 (One thousand and eighteen Egyptian Pounds).

Payable into the following account:

Account Name:      Faculty of Engineering

Account Number:   1015324103

Name of Bank:       UBA



For further inquiries, contact any of the following Members of the Conference Organizing Committee (COC):

  1. Dr. I. Abdullahi. Tel: +234 802 843 8580; email: abdullahii2805@buk.edu.ng (Secretary, COC);
  2. Prof. S. S. Adamu. Tel: +234 803 701 6383; email: ssadamu.ele@buk.edu.ng (Chairman, Technical Committee); and
  3. Prof. M. H. Bichi. Tel: +234 803 635 3001; email: mhbichi2000@yahoo.com (Chairman, COC).
  4. Prof. Mohammed Hussein, Faculty of Engineering,Tanta University, Egypt; email: m_hussein_20@yahoo.com