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Ghana Science Association (GSA) in collaboration with College of Science (CoS-KNUST) and National Sports Authority (NSA) is organizing

Webinar on the theme: Using Science, Technology and Innovation in the Current Pandemic and Beyond

Chairman: Prof. Leonard K. Amekudzi (Provost, CoS -KNUST)

Guest of Honour: Prof. Peter Twumasi (Director-General, NSA)


Date:  Tuesday 28th and Wednesday 29th July, 2020.

Time: 10:30 to 12:30 GMT each day

Venue: ZOOM Link:





  • Innovative Approaches to COVID-19 Testing and Surveillance
  • The Quest for Technological Solutions in Education during pandemic
  • Preventive solutions in public gathering and sporting activities
  • Climatic, Mathematical and Disease Modelling
  • Nutrition and Health

Keynote Speakers:

  • Dr. Michael Frimpong (KCCR)
  • Dr. Peter Kojo Quashie (WACCBIP)
  • Dr. Emmanuel de-Graft Johnson Owusu-Ansah (KNUST)
  • Dr. Samson Pandam Salifu (KNUST)
  • Dr. Reginald Adjetey Annan (KNUST)
  • Dr. Kingsley Badu (KNUST)
  • Mr. Emmanuel Mfum-Mensah (KNUST)
  • Mr. Jeffrey Owusu Manzan (NSA)
  • Miss Philipina Frimpong (NSA)

There will be presentations on each sub-theme by key speakers, as well as other presentations by contributors.

Call for Abstracts

  • Key speakers on each sub-theme
  • Abstracts from all scientists/researchers/stakeholders who are interested in presenting at this webinar (Parallel sessions).
  • Selected abstracts from Scientists and Postgraduate Students to make presentations


  • Book of abstracts to be produced
  • Publication as Special Issue.
  • All abstracts should be sent to to
  • The deadline for submission extended to 20th July, 2020

Certificate of Participation (optional):

Participants who wish to get electronic certificate of participation are to pay Fifty Ghana cedis (GHS 50).

We look forward to an exciting and innovative webinar.

Thank you

Organizing Committee