June 20, 2013
Unity University a member of MIDROC Ethiopia Technology Group Companies, conducted the 12th Annual Multidisciplinary conference of various National Development Issues at Mechare Meda Corporate Center on June 14 and 15, 2013.
In his opening address, Dr. Birhanu Sisay, Deputy President of UU, underlined the track record of the University’s achievements, including organizing annual research conferences, seminars and workshops, as well as occasional public lectures.
The deputy president stated that over the past years, the University had organized and hosted 11 annual conferences at which 286 research papers were presented.
The deputy president also noted that the research outputs have been published in six volumes of the Ethiopian Journal of Business and Development and four volumes of proceedings, and were distributed to relevant institutions and individual scholars.
The deputy president expressed his appreciation of those member institutions of the Ethiopian Private Higher Education and Technical and Vocational Education and Training Institutions’ Association that are already engaged in conducting research conferences.
During the conference the presenters were given thirty minutes each to present their papers, following which the floor was open for participants to forward comments and questions to which the presenters responded accordingly.
The two days program ended with awarding certificate for research paper presenters.