Don't wait for accidents to happen

AfroSAFE Academy

Conference topic

26–28 June 2024

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Local organizers: Jaqueline Masaki, Alex P. Lubida, Siya Rimoy

The conference is organized in close co-operation with the Department of Transportation and Geotechnical Engineering, University of Dar es Salaam.


Important dates

Date Action
2 February 2024
Abstract submission deadline
4 March 2024
Notification of acceptance
26 April 2024
Early Bird fee expiration
14 June 2024
Registration closed
26–28 June 2024
1st AfroSAFE conference

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Please, use the hashtags  #afrosafe, afrosafe2024daressalaam and #ictct in your posts related to the conference.


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Keynote speech

Chair: Enoch F. Sam

Albert M Abane
Department of Geography and Regional Planning, University of Cape Coast

Albert M Abane is a retired Professor of Transport Geography. He is a former Head of the Department of Geography and Regional Planning, Vice-Dean and Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences, former Director of the Consultancy Unit and founding Director of the Directorate of Research, Innovation and Consultancy, all of the University of Cape Coast, Ghana.  

Professor Abane has trained several M.Phil and Ph.D. students who are now senior members and staff in many of the tertiary institutions and industries/services in and outside the country. He has also partnered with colleagues in England, Norway, the USA, Malawi, South Africa and Ghana to implement research projects, including transport and mobility challenges and mobile phones and livelihoods of children. Professor Abane continues to support his Department, but part-time.

Causal factors of bus crashes in Ghana

Ababio-Donkor Augustus
Aboagye Marcos
Charles Anum Adams

Session 1: Public transport

Chair: Christine Chaloupka

Enhancing urban traffic safety in Africa with bus rapid transport (BRT): The dynamics of road users, vehicles, and built infrastructure

Dominic Afful
John Kwame Boateng


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Volvo Research and Educational Foundations

Alabama Transportation Institute
The University of Alabama


AfroSAFE Academy Local organiser
Contact person
Haneen Farah
Jaqueline Masaki
Transport and Planning
Faculty of Civil Engineering and Geosciences
Delft University of Technology
the Netherlands
Transportation and Geotechnical Engineering
College of Engineering and Technology
University of Dar es Salaam

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