Below is relevant information for a more comfortable stay during the AIB 2019 Conference. You may also click here to download the AIB Conference Tips
Conference participants who need visa to travel to Ghana should please apply for one from the nearest Ghana diplomatic posts. Where there is no Ghana diplomatic post in your country, you can obtain a visa at Kotoka International Airport on arrival. If you need a letter of invitation, kindly send an email to Prof Nathaniel Boso on firstname.lastname@example.org and an invitation letter would be prepared for you promptly. Please note that ECOWAS citizens do not need visa to travel to Ghana. For African Union citizens, you can obtain visa upon arrival at Kotoka International Airport in Accra. For additional information on Ghana visa requirements, kindly visit https://www.accra-airport.com/visa_on_arrival_ghana.php . Additional visa information is available at http://www.ghanaimmigration.org/visiting_overview.html
Participants may lodge at any of the following facilities
Chez Afrique, East Legon
Wonderful atmosphere, good food, huge sitting area inside and lots of parking. Good variety of African food, huge outdoor sitting area with a few covered tables and a live band in the evenings.
Location: First left on the Road to the French School. East Legon.
Telephone: 030 291 4666
Opening Hours: Daily: Thursday live Jazz – 7pm-10pm, Fri-Sat: Live highlife band – 7pm-midnight
You can use the link- https://aibafrica2019.org/register-2/ to register. Remember to choose the non- AIB member option if you will like to renew your annual membership together with the conference registration
The conference hotel is The Royal Fiesta hotel (http://fiestahospitality.com/). You can either make reservations here or you can use any of the recommended hotels and guest houses
Yes, The host institution will provide shuttle buses for participants staying at designated guest houses. For more information please send an email to Nat (email@example.com) and/or Adeline (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Residents from West Africa can use their ECOWAS passport to gain entry into Ghana. Other nationalities will need to check the Ghanaian embassy for specific information. kindly visit https://www.accra-airport.com/visa_on_arrival_ghana.php . Additional visa information is available at http://www.ghanaimmigration.org/visiting_overview.html
Yes, Please send an email to natboso@gmailcom with the subject heading”Visa letter to attend AIB-Africa 2019 conference in Ghana”
Yes, You can make cash card and bank payments. All cash payments will be in dollars only.
Yes. Please send an email to email@example.com to get an invoice for your payment
Yes. Limited registration fee waivers are offered to African doctoral students studying in Africa. You will need to be participating in the doctoral consortium an will be requested to provide 10hours of volunteering to the conference organisation. You can make your applications for a registration fee waiver by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.