Inaugural Annual Conference &

The 1st International Conference on Research Process and Research Ethics

28 - 30 Sept 2021 | Daystar University, Nairobi Campus

Call for Abstracts

About the Event

The joint Daystar University and NACOSTI Conference, aims at strengthening the research process and research ethics. The conference will therefore assist to elucidate the role of Ethics, IERCs and NACOSTI on matters Research and University Education in particular. The aim is to share facts, emerging trends, Case studies, current studies and findings on research ethics and process, and importance of ethics in research. This conference will be virtual with limited physical attendance


Strengthening Research Process and Research Ethics for Healthy Nations


28-30 September 2021 at Daystar University, Nairobi Campus

Conference Format

Virtual with limited physical attendance

Hosted by

Daystar University, The National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation (NACOSTI) & Daystar University Ethics Review Board (DUERB)

Event Speakers

Here are some of our speakers

Speaker 1

Prof. Laban P. Ayiro PhD, ss

Vice Chancellor, Daystar University

Speaker 2

Prof. Walter O. Oyawa PhD

Director General / CEO, National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation (NACOSTI)

Speaker 3

Prof. Alice Mutungi PhD

Dean, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Kenya Methodist University, Chair - National Bioethics Committee (NBC)

Speaker 4

Prof. David Ewoldsen PhD

Professor of Media and Information, Michigan State University, USA

Event Schedule

Here is our event schedule

Please note the dates and deadlines and program as indicated below

Abstract Submission

Deadline for receiving abstracts


Deadline for receiving verdicts

Full Paper

Full (working) papers / slides

The program will be availed! Working in progress

Event Venue

The location and place of the conference

Daystar University, Nairobi campus

The conference will be held in DAC Auditorium at Daystar University Nairobi Campus from 28-30 September 2021



  • • Students from African countries – KSHS 4, 000 or USD 40

    • Students outside Africa – USD 50

    • Non-students within Africa – KSHS 8, 000 or USD 80

    • Non-students outside Africa – USD 100

  • The conference shall take place from 28th - 30th September 2021. Two and half days will be conference days, while the last half day will be academic mentorship for graduate students and publication mentorship for early career scholars/researchers. For people coming from outside Nairobi/the country, arrival could be Monday 27th September 2021 or earlier (personal choice).

  • Payment Details and Options

    Lipa na Mpesa

    Paybill Business no: 5654255 (Daystar University)

    Account no. Write Ethics Conference (followed by your name)

    Kenyan shillings (Kshs)

    Bank: Citibank

    Swift code: CITIKENA

    Account Name: Daystar University

    Bank account: 0104461611


    US Dollars

    Beneficiary Bank: Citibank   

    Swift code: CITIKENA

    Account Name: Daystar University

    Branch: Nairobi 

    Bank account: 0104461012

    Correspondent Bank: Citibank New York

    Swift code: CITIUS33


    • Book of abstracts
    • Policy documents
    • Conference proceedings
    • Student mentorship programs
    • A Communique – actionable points for follow up


Click the Link below to register for this conference


Event Cost

Below is the cost of the conference.

Students from African countries

Students outside African Continent

Non-students within Africa

Non-students outside Africa

Contact Us

Have any Question, get in touch with us.


Daystar University Nairobi, Kenya

Phone Number

+2540709 972 000