Symposium of Academic and Non-fiction Authors (SANA),

Dates: 27th to 28th August 2020

Venue: Silver Springs Hotel, Kampala /Uganda



Theme: Invest in Knowledge for Wealth through Authorship

Goal: Building capacities for increased authors and writers competencies for society transformation

Target Group: Professors, lecturers, teachers, researchers, curriculum developers, Government policy makers, writers, authors, illustrators, editors, literary/content managers, librarians, business and social entrepreneurs, graduate students, etc.

Areas Covered:

  1. Investment and Sustainability in Authorship
  2. Copyright and Collective Management
  3. E-Publishing Trends
  4. Code of Conduct and Ethics
  5. Business and Authorship Career Planning
  6. Partnership and Strategic Alliance

Guidelines for Submission of Abstracts (To be submitted by 30th June 2020)

Structure of the Abstract: Title, introduction, aim of the paper/research/intervention, methodology/description of the innovation/project, key results of innovation, intervention/project and conclusions and/or implications. Don’t put headings in the abstract.

Format: Font size: 12 times New Roman, single spacing, 4 Key words, indicate the word count. Abstract should not be more than 300 words. 

Biography: Provide a short biography of 100 words.

Submission: Revised abstracts should be submitted to: [email protected]  not later than 30th June 2020.

Notification on the Submission of Abstract: 19th July 2020

Chair organizing Committee: Mr. Godwin Anywar, Makerere University, [email protected]

Symposium Convener/ Moderator:  Prof. Elisam Magara, Chairman, UTANA P. O. Box 40277, Kampala, +256 772495592 [email protected]: Website:

Registration:                            Date                                                                Registration Fees

Early Bird:                                            30th June 2020                                                                    100,000/=                           

Late Registration:                             15th August 2020                                                               120,000/=