AFALA 2023 Final Call for Papers

Opens: October 20, 2022
Closes: September 26, 2023

Notification of Acceptance

No later than September 20, 2023

Note: If you require a specific or earlier acceptance letter in order to obtain travel funding from your institution and other sources, please submit your abstract earlier and indicate that you require early notification.[/vc_column_text]


Early Bird

Opens: October 20, 2022
Closes: February 28, 2023

Normal Bird

Opens: February 29, 2023
Closes: June 25, 2023

Presenters must have registered no later than 26 September 2023, midnight (UTC), to guarantee a place in the program. Registration will remain open after this date, but conference organizers can not guarantee placement in the conference.

Late Bird

Opens: June 26 2023
Closes: October 21, 2023 (Conference end)

Conference dates

Day 1: Wednesday, October 18, 2023
Day 2: Thursday, October 19, 2023
Day 3: Friday, October 20, 2023
Day 4: Saturday, October 21, 2023 – Full day optional Anthropological Excursion (separate cost)

Anthropological Excursion

Full day: Saturday, October 21, 2023



Early Bird: USD 140
Regular Bird: USD 170
Late Bird/On-site: USD 200


Early Bird: USD 170
Regular Bird: USD 210
Late Bird/On-site: USD 250

Excursion: USD 60

The conference fee includes daily buffet lunch, morning and afternoon break refreshments, and one buffet dinner with a cultural show. The conference hotel, and most hotels in Nairobi, Kenya where participants may choose to stay, will include a breakfast buffet with the room rate. The optional Anthropological Excursion program is priced separately.