International Research Initiatives Conference (IRIC)is an annual multi-disciplinary international research-focused conference for researchers and practitioners involved in research initiatives at universities and research institutions in developing and developed countries. Nations all over the world are investing in promoting research initiatives targeted at their respective national development efforts as well as aimed at moving the frontier of knowledge in a number of targeted critical research fields and areas. The advanced nations are in the forefront of a number of major national research and R&D initiatives, with an increasing number of the developing countries following their footsteps to make research initiatives a priority area of national efforts. IRIC is designed to serve as an international forum for presenting and discussion of outputs of on-going research efforts as well as serve as an avenue for sharing of experiences of researchers and for networking among researchers and practitioners on an international level.

Due to concurrence of certain unforeseen circumstances beyond the organizers and sponsors' control, the International Research Initiatives Conference (IRIC)-2019 was postponed to 2020 in the interest of maximizing conference participants' benefit in exploring current and future issues.

Notice is hereby given that the International Research Initiatives Conference (IRIC)-2020 will take place on 19th -20th August 2020 at KCC, Kokomlemle.
The focus of IRIC-2020 will, therefore, be on highlighting the outputs of on-going national research initiatives within the universities, research institutions, and national research laboratories targeted at various aspects of science, technology, and innovation (STI) as well as those targeted at innovative business and management. The aim is to present within the context of an international conference, recent developments, and progress made in research work in terms of theory, practice, and applications particularly major R&D efforts in the various subject areas and disciplines of the focus of the conference.
IRIC-2020 will focus on the following thematic areas and fields:

o Science, Technology, and Innovation (STI)
o Advances in Computing Science
o Educational Technology and Innovation
o Food and Agriculture Technologies and Innovation
o Engineering and Infrastructure
o Health, Energy and the Environment
o Business, Management, and Entrepreneurship
o R&D and Product Innovation

In order to register please access the 'register tab on the IRIC website and follow the instructions therein. The conference organizers and sponsors thank you for your patience. Those who had already registered for IRIC 2019 are to note that their registration will be applied to the IRIC 2020.We sincerely apologize for any resultant inconvenience due to the postponement. Should you have any further questions, please contact Prince O. Darko at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Kindly take note of the important dates below;





Deadline for Submission of Abstracts (Deadline)



Notice for Acceptance of Abstracts (Deadline)



Submission of Full-text of Paper Versions of the Accepted Papers (Deadline)



Acceptance of Paper (Deadline)



Conference Dates


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