The Association of African Universities, AAU in partnership with Al-Azhar University in Egypt, is organizing the DATAD-R VIII workshop under the theme “Rethinking Institutional Repositories for knowledge Management in HEIs”. This training will be held in the prestigious Al -Azhar International Conference Centre at the Al-Azar University in Egypt , from 24 - 26 September 2018. The workshop is to strengthen the capacity of African University Libraries to manage and disseminate the research output from their faculty and students widely for greater impact. It will afford an opportunity for participants to share their experience and learn about new trends in electronic content management.
The registration fee is Four hundred USD ($400) per participant from an AAU Member University. Non-AAU Member University participants will pay $500. The registration fee covers the cost of training, snacks, lunch and training material. Participants will cover their costs of air travel or transportation. accommodation and related allowances. Please register before 30th August 2018, to allow time for visa applications if you need travel visa to get to Egypt.