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Call for Papers

Authors are invited to submit their full papers in English on original work for publication and presentation at the year 2024 CONiTA Conference. Abstract submission opens from Monday June 3, 2024. It is an annual conference. It is a two-day event; day 1 for paper presentation while day 2 is for empirical evidence and site visits. It is a hybrid event engaging virtual and in-person attendance at Venue: LCCI Conference and Exhibition Centre, Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos.




Social Economic Sustainability, Entrepreneurship and Trade Association in a Modern World


Date: Tuesday 24th – Wednesday 25th September, 2024.


The Sub-theme:

·         Growth, Poverty and Inequality in Africa (Nigeria)
·         Strategy of Accelerated Growth, Employment and sustainable development (Case Study)
    • ·        Policy Options and Framework for addressing incumbent economic challenges in Nigeria
    • ·        Multi-sectorial convergence and emerging challenge in modern economy
    • ·         Lessons from the Macroeconomic Fundamentals and Policies in Africa
    • ·         Strategies for human development and protection of vulnerable populations
    • ·         Political Economy and High Growth Economies (PHGEs)
    • ·         Lessons: Economic Reforms and Growth Transition
    • ·         Policy Reforms for Sustaining Growth: (Lessons and Expectations)
    • ·         Public-Private Mix: Threat and Opportunity
    • ·         Governance for inclusive growth and shared propensity (Case Study)
    • ·         Development and economic growth: Implications for poverty reduction
    • ·         Factors of Accelerated Economic Growth (Case Study)
    • ·         Range of Engagement for Trade Associations towards accelerated growth/ development

    ·       ·        The inclusive way to promote shared prosperity across trade associations

    • ·          Economy for accelerate growth: Government Options and Partnership Window


     All submitted papers will be peer reviewed by high level panel. The authors are requested to submit full paper of their original work not later than  Friday 23rd, August before the date of commencement of the conference. 



    Instructions to Authors


    1.      Authors are invited to submit their full papers in English on original work intended for presentation at the Conference.


    2.       Papers must have relevance to one or more of the sub-themes listed.


    3.      Abstracts should not be less than 200 words, with single line spacing, Arial font 12-point size.


    4.      All papers must be submitted electronically as an attached Microsoft word document (doc). Full paper should be mailed directly to: with the title of the paper as the subject.


    5.      Where there are multiple authors; at least one author must pre-register to qualify for inclusion of paper in conference proceedings or as may be advised.


    6.      Paper acceptance will be reconfirmed after necessary corrections/modifications by reviewers have been fully carried out.


    7.      Only full papers received on schedule will be considered.


    8.      Selected papers may be considered for publication in an International Journals, including the Journal of sustainable Development, journal of strategic research.


    All submitted papers to CONiTA 2024 must be original work of the author(s).


    Important Dateline

    Submission Opens on:             –  Monday 3rd June, 2024 – September 14th, 2023.

    Notification of Acceptance:    –   Friday 15th September, 2023.

    Submission of Full paper:        –   Saturday 30th September, 2022.

    Submission of Final version:   –   Two Weeks to the commencement of Conference.


    Sign: O.N.K. Akemu, Head, Organizing Committee