BU hosted an insightful and successful 10th Botho University International Research Conference (BUIRC) on the 25th of November 2022. This year’s theme was “Beyond the Horizon: Reimagining a Sustainable Future.” The conference brought together academics, professionals, captains of industry regulators, the Government, and representatives of international businesses.
In her welcome remarks, BU Vice-Chancellor Dr. Sheela Raja Ram said, “Our role as educators is creating a sustainable future through research and innovation.”
Dr. Neil Fassina, President of the International Council for Distance and Open Education from Rotman School of Business-University of Toronto, was the keynote speaker and the guest speaker was Prof. Abejide Ade-Ibijola, an expert in Artificial Intelligence from the University of Johannesburg.
This year’s BUIRC attracted participants from 36 countries across the globe with over 650 participants making the conference a huge success.