Presentations of IRIC 2015



Chairperson’s Opening Remarks: Prof. Francis Allotey, Chairman, Board of Trustees, AIT  

Welcome Address – Prof. Clement Dzidonu, President, Accra Institute of Technology (AIT)

Keynote Address – Dr. Kwame Boakye, President-elect, Ghana Institution of Engineers  

Conference Objectives & Agenda – Dr. Ben Aggrey-Ntim, Associate Dean of Innovation and Industrial Partnerships, AIT

Chairperson’s Closing Remarks: Prof. Francis Allotey, Chairman, Board of Trustees, AIT


Track 1:


Amevi Acakpovi, Accra Polytechnic, Accra    

Status of Maintenance/Repair Servitization in the Agricultural Machinery Sector Download Slide

F. Nyarko, Samuel M. Sackey & Richard M. Greenough

A Study of Development of Cupel from Local Materials Download Slide

Daniel Fynn, Bennetta Koomson & Anthony Andrews

The role of Culture and Trust in Electronic Banking Adoption: A review Download Slide

Gilbert.I.O., Aimufua & Clement K. Dzidonu

Fostering Effective Student Engagement in a First Year University Course by Harmonizing Web-based Resources with Interaction: The WebQuest Approach Download Slide

Stephen Asunka & Daniel Okwabi Adjin

SESSION 3      

Track 1:


Kofi Amponsah Bediako, Ghana Standards Authority

Theoretical Frameworks for Analysing Socio-Technical Factors in the Design of Interactive Video Communication Systems Download Slide

Mary Adu Kumi & Clement Dzidonu

Growth, Yield and Quality Factors of Sweetpotato (Ipomoea Batatas (L) Lam) as Affected by Seedbed Type and Fertilizer Application Download Slide

 A. Brobbey, J. A. Sarkodie & K. Adofo

Interpretation of Aerogravity and Aeromagnetic Survey Data over the South Western Part of the Volta River Basin of Ghana Download Slide

George Hinson, Aboagye Menyeh, S.K. Danuor & David Dotse Wemegah

Exploring Education-Industry Cooperation Strategies for Increasing Graduate Employment Opportunities Download Slide

Benjamin Aggrey Ntim

Development of Sustainable Local Seed Business through Innovation Platform in Ghana Download Slide

James Yaw Asibuo

Track 2:


Dr. Hillar Addo, University of Professional Studies, Accra

Towards A General Framework For Analyzing Technology Acceptance – Adoption Factors Download Slide

Gilbert I.O. Aimufua & Clement Dzidonu

Funding of Agricultural Research and Development in Ghana: The Case of Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR). Download Slide

Roland Asare, George Owusu Essegbey, Mavis Akuffobea & Portia Adade

Towards Risk Reduction on Technological Failures in Interactive Video Communication Systems Download Slide

Mary Adu Kumi & Clement Dzidonu

Modelling of Realism Experience in Online Laboratory Environment Download Slide

Emmanuel Kusi Achampong & Clement Dzidonu

A Literature Review of Leadership Styles on Performance from Faculty Perspective at Universities in Ghana Download Slide

Hannah E. A. Acquah and Benjamin Edem Zogbator

Track 3:


Ing. Peter Afolabi, Accra Institute of Technology, Accra

Designed Experiments for Studying Delamination in Drilling of Composite Laminates Download Slide

F. Nyarko, Samuel Mensah Sackey & Samuel P. Owusu-Ofori

Delineation of Water Table and the Saturation Profile using the Ground Penetrating Radar Download Slide

Quaye E. K-K., K. Preko, V. D Asare

Influence of academic environment on health seeking-behavior, physical activities and dietary habits among Undergraduates in a University in Nigeria Download Slide

O.A. Okunola & I.A Irinoye

Conceptual Model for m-health utilization: A Nigerian adaptation Download Slide

Titilayo Dorothy Odetola

Track 4:


Eric Osei, Council for Scientific & Industrial Research

Investigation of the Upwelling Mechanism in Gulf of Guinea Download Slide

Napoleon Addison

Structural Equation Modelling: Effect of Attitude and Knowledge on Health and Environment in Ghanaian Communities Download Slide

M. A. Pobbi

A Study of Optimal Locations of Distributed Generations Considering Various Objective Functions using Genetic Algorithm Download Slide

Desmond Ampofo and Eric Amoateng

Effect of Ground Vibrations on Earthing Systems Performance - A Case Study in Western Region, Ghana Download Slide

Rosemond Owusu-Duah

Relationship between Lecturers’ Role Change and Performance Download Slide

Mateko Okantey

Assessing Prolonged Postures in Basic Primary Schools: Case Study of Adenta-Accra   Download Slide

Constance G. Daq Roberts & Amevi Acakpovi