PanAfriCon AI 2022

Pan African Conference On Artificial Intelligence

October 4 - 5 /  Download Brochure



Dr. Abiy Ahmed

Prime Minister of FDRE


Prof. Dr. Friedhelm Schwenker

Dr. Mohamed Al-Kuwaiti


The conference will be interactive to engage in discussions, shape the research directions, and disseminate state-of-the-art solutions. Example of topics in their respective track include but not limited to:

  • Current trends and future aspects of GIS
  • Big data and IOT in GIS
  • Geospatial big data functions and analytics
  • Initiative taken for creating special data infrastructure in Ethiopia and at world level
  • Applications of GIS in urban and remote areas
  • Environment and planning: Case Studies
  • Intelligent Edge, Fog and Mist Computing in Geospatial Solutions
  • Application of image segmentation and network analysis for automatic utility line estimation and mapping of Addis Ababa city
  • AI-based decision support system for public health information in Addis Ababa city, Ethiopia
  • AI-based decision support system for public health information in Addis Ababa city, Ethiopia
  • MRAC Design for a Surveillance UAV for the Detection of Water Hyacinth
  • Role of AL on Human Space Explorations:- Case in Predictions of Radiation for the Safety of Astronauts in Space
  • Prediction of flood by using Artificial Intelligence in case of Awash Sub Basin, Diredawa, Ethiopia
  • Earthquake Magnitude Prediction For Horn of Africa Using Deep Learning Approach.
  • Automatic Shoreline Digitization and Morphological Operation of Remote Sensing Imagery
  • PanAfricon AI 2022

  • Internet of Things and its Application in Smart Agriculture
  • Block-chain based methods for security in Agricultural
  • AR (Augmented Reality), AI (Artificial Intelligence), ML (Machine Learning)-based personalized solutions in Agriculture
  • Robotics and Mechatronics in Smart Agriculture
  • Plant Disease classification
  • Crop management
  • Crop yield prediction in smart agriculture
  • Plant species classification
  • Agricultural Digitalization, Digital Twins in Smart Agriculture
  • Logistics in smart agriculture
  • Crop Security in Smart Agriculture
  • Soil health monitoring system
  • Tomato Leaf Disease Detection and Classification Using Custom Modified AlexNet
  • Faba Bean Disease Detection Using a Hybrid Long-Short Term Memory and Deep Convolutional Neural Network Approach
  • Challenges and Opportunities of AI Adoption in Ethiopian Manufacturing Industries
  • Improving data quality (DQ) assessment of connected vehicles data with machine learning and statistical methods
  • Artificial Intelligence on Deep Learning Weather Prediction and Knowledge Extraction: Seasonal Rainfall Forecasting using Large-Scale Climate Predictors for Ethiopia

  • Automated planning and scheduling in healthcare
  • AI in health care services
  • Health informatics and electronic medical records (EMRs)
  • Digital ecosystem for health data using machine learning
  • Disease detection, mitigation, and elimination using AI based methods
  • Artificial Intelligence for the Internet of Health Things (IoHT)
  • Computer aided diagnosis (CAD)
  • Mobile and wearable AI health applications
  • Pan-African AI policies in public health
  • Predicting Perinatal Mortality Based on Maternal Health Status and Health Insurance Service using Homogeneous Ensemble Machine Learning Methods
  • Online Antenatal Care System (OANC)
  • Robust Cough Analysis System for Diagnosis of Tuberculosis Using Artificial Neural Network
  • AI based heart disease and brain stroke prediction using patient clinical data
  • Improving Skin Lesion Classification Accuracy with Deep Convolutional Neural Networks
  • Improving Skin Lesion Classification Accuracy with Deep Convolutional Neural Networks
  • A Multi-input Architecture for the Classification of Skin Lesions Using ResNets and Metadata
  • Breast Mass Detection and Classification from Mammograms
  • Deep Learning Models for Audio Processing Applications Under Resource-Constrained Devices: A Survey
  • Automatic Breast and Cervical Cancer Disease Diagnosis and Decision support System
  • Small Training Datasets for Deep Learning Based Medical Diagnosis
  • Artificial Neural Network (ANN) controller and a Fuzzy Based Nonlinear PID controller for Movement Control of a Pneumatic Artificial Muscle (PAM) Manipulator for Lim Rehabilitation
  • Fna Technology( Line Follower Robot)
  • Application of Support Vector Machine for Parkinson’s Disease Diagnosis from Surface EMG Signals
  • Detection of leishman parasite using deep learning from giemsa stained microscopic images
  • A deep learning approach for predicting malnutrition among under-five children in Ethiopia
  • Machine learning based detection of Pneumonia from chest x-ray image
  • Data Management Strategy for AI Deployment in Ethiopian Healthcare System
  • Lung tumor detection using deep learning in Convolutional neural Networks

  • AI policies in public services
  • AI-based service design for sustainability
  • Trustworthy AI in public services
  • Impact metrics related to AI in public services
  • Security and reliability aspects of AI in public services
  • Logistics and public safety
  • IoT-cloud based resource allocation
  • Landscaping AI in public services in Africa
  • Natural disaster prediction
  • Designing and Implementing Predictive Model for Court Decisions of Jimma Zone High Court Using Machine Learning Approach
  • Implementing Machine Learning Approaches for Developing an Intelligent Tigrigna Language Word Sequence Prediction System: An Experimental Study of Language Technology
  • Benefits and challenges of Industry 4.0 in African emerging economies: An Overview
  • Smart Blindness Glass
  • Hanos AI Multipurpose Robot
  • Toll Pricing for Addis-Adama Expressway using Machine learning
  • Machine Learning Models Evaluation and Feature Importance Analysis on NPL Dataset
  • Exploring Text Based Chatbots in Financial Services
  • Using Generative Adversarial Networks for Single Image Super-Resolution
  • Visual Static Hand Gestures Recognition using Convolutional Neural Networks
  • Facial Emotional Recognition

  • Introduction to Artificial Intelligence and Cyber security
  • Standards and Guidelines for Cyber AI
  • Data privacy
  • Attack detection and resilience
  • AI to enhance security
  • Digital forensic
  • Natural language processing and adaptive intelligence
  • Towards Extracting Key Gaps in Machine Learning and Deep Learning Based Phishing Websites Detection to Propose Novel Phishing Website Attacks Detection Strategy
  • Fusing User Behavior and System Behavior with Artificial Intelligence to Detect Ransomware Attack
  • Neural Next word Prediction Model for Afaan Oromo
  • Analysis and Detection of Disinformation from Social Media Post Using Machine Learning Techniques
  • Deepfakes The Upcoming Cyber Threat Creation, Detection and Mitigation: (Deepfake CDM)
  • Morpheme based Amharic-Kistanigna Bi-directional Machine Translation using Deep Learning
  • Offline Handwritten Amharic Character Recognition Using Few-shot Learning
  • The contribution of AI in shaping the future of African defence and military sector
  • Web doctor
  • Fake News Detection for Amharic and English Social Media Text Using Unsupervised, Deep Learning Ensemble Approach
  • Robut PCA with Affine Transformations and L21 norms for Image decomposition: Applications in Crime Detection

  • Detecting and mitigating algorithmic bias
  • Algorithmic Bias and Fair Machine Learning
  • Interpretability, Transparency and Accountability
  • Tools and techniques to make AI more transparent/interpretable
  • Non-Discriminatory AI
  • Harnessing trustworthy artificial intelligence generally and in African context
  • DART: Discrimination Aware Robust Tree
  • Convolution Filter Equivariance/Invariance in Convolutional Neural Networks: A Survey