Assosa University hosts the 3rd Annual National Research Conference
The 3rd Annual National Research Conference was held on the theme “Research for Sustainable Development and Improved Life of the Society”at Assosa Town in three parallel sessionsBilen Dana, Dashen and SemahalHotels from May 19-20/2017.On the opening program, the Research and Community Service vice president of Assosa University,Dr. Haimanot Disassa introduced the honorable guests for the researchers and participantsandinvited H.E. Dr. Amsalu Bedemo,the president of Assosa University to deliver a welcome speech.
Accordingly, Dr. Amsalu addressed a welcome speech and explained theaim of theconference in line with its themeclearly to the participants.In his speech, he believed that the theme was relevant in the current context of Ethiopia and Assosa University as a 3rdgeneration.He addedthat the ultimate objective of doing any research is primarily done for solving societal problem, thereby improving life condition of the people. He linked the theme of the conference to the contribution of research to sustainable development of the society. In addition to this, he described Assosa University and its surrounding that the guests could enjoy in their staying in Assosa.He also informed that 61 research papers were expected to be presented on the conference and among these, 21 research papers were conducted by Assosa University. Lastly, he invited H.E.Mr.Reshid Mohammed, Ethiopian Roads Fund Authority Director and Assosa University Advisory Board Chairman, to open the conference officially.