Mali Symposium on Applied Sciences

Bamako, August 7 - 9, 2000

An international symposium on applied sciences will be held in Mali from Monday 7 to Wednesday 9, August 2000. The purpose of this symposium is to promote research activities within the fields of science and technology in Africa. The conference is open to researchers from industry and academy and serves as a forum for engineers and scientists from around the world to present their research findings. The subject of the conference will be applied sciences in a broad sense.

Symposium languages : English and French.

Location and duration of the symposium : The symposium will take place at the university of Mali in Bamako. It will be opened on monday august 7 at 9 AM and closed on wednesday august 9 at 5 PM. Local time is GMT.

Submission : Contributors should send (by electronic or regular mail) an abstract of their lecture to the address below and mention the title of the work, the complete address of the corresponding author (name, postal address, phone, fax and e-mail), keywords and the scientific topic.
The abstract should be send to :

Dep. of mathematical sciences.
University of Oulu
90570 Oulu
e-mail :

A scientific committee will evaluate all submitted papers and decide which ones will be given as oral presentations and which ones will be presented as posters. Each day will start with a lecture by a world-class plenary speaker invited by the scientific committee. Proceedings including all abstracts and full texts of contributed papers will be published.

Registration and Fees :The registration fee of US$20 for participants from Africa and US$30 for participants from other areas will include an abstract booklet and the full proceedings of the symposium. Students submitting verification shall pay half price.

Deadlines :

  1. April 30, 2000 : submission of abstracts
  2. May 15, 2000 : notifications of acceptance to authors
  3. June 15, 2000 : final full version of the accepted papers

Scientific topics :