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Kardan University is the first and leading private University in Afghanistan. Established in 2002, the University aims to inspire academic and professional excellence. Besides national accreditation, Kardan University is accredited by the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) and is the only member of Afghanistan at the Global Business School Network (GBSN). Kardan University is leading innovative approaches toward excellence in academic and research initiatives. The University focuses on improving teaching and learning quality, strengthening applied research capabilities, and enhancing its international research partnerships as part of its five-year strategic plan (2020-2025). Kardan University has forged collaboration and partnerships with multiple national and international institutions, including accreditation bodies, colleges, and universities as well as the leading industry partners.


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WELCOME to National Conference on Embracing the Future: Navigating AI's Innovation, Uncertainty, Threats and Challenges!

Kardan University

National Conference on Embracing the Future: Navigating AI's Innovation, Uncertainty, Threats and Challenges

Important Dates:

Date of The Conference: 21 August, Wednesday, 2024
Last Date of Abstract Submission: 20 June, 2024
Decision on Abstract submission: 25 June 2024
Last date of submission of the full paper: 25 July 2024
Re-submission of papers after review and comments: 30 July 2024
Registration fees: Free

Abstract and Paper Submission Guidelines:

  • Articles should be original, unpublished, and not include libellous, defamatory, or plagiarized material.
  • The abstract must not exceed 300-350 words and should describe the aim, objectives, results, and conclusions.
  • Abstracts should be sent as an MS Word attachment to Nationalconfonai@kardan.edu.af
  • Please include the full address and contact details of the principal and presenting author in the email.
  • A short biography of 50-100 words of the principal author/presenter must be included along with an abstract.
  • Full papers (if the abstract is accepted) must not exceed 5000 words in length (3000-4000 words for work-in-progress papers), including abstracts, figures, references and appendices for 10 pages.
  • Citations in the manuscript should be as per the IEEE (for computer, IT and Engineering fields) and APA-style format (For Social Sciences, Economics, Management, Humanities, Arts and Others).
  • All submissions will be subjected to a plagiarism check for originality.
All the abstracts and papers should be mailed to Nationalconfonai@kardan.edu.af

Selected papers will be published (after the due process) through Kardan Publishing in journals like Kardan Journal of Economics and Management Sciences, Kardan University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Kardan Journal of Law, and Kardan University of Engineering and Technology.

About the Conference:

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is revolutionizing global industries, organizations, and services by improving efficiency and accuracy while simultaneously creating new possibilities and challenges. AI's impact is profound and far-reaching, from healthcare to finance, entertainment, and education. Understanding the significance of AI, Kardan University aims to organize an AI Conference that will bring researchers, industry experts, academics, and students together to explore AI's latest advancements, applications, developments and challenges.


  • Knowledge Dissemination: To share the latest research findings, trends, and technological advancements in AI.
  • Networking: To provide professionals, researchers, and students a platform to network and collaborate.
  • Innovation Showcase: To display innovative AI applications and projects developed by students and professionals.
  • Skill Development: To conduct workshops and tutorials to enhance participants' skills in AI technologies.
  • Industry-Academia Collaboration: To foster collaboration between academia and industry for research and development in AI.

Key Themes:

  • AI in Healthcare: Applications of AI in medical diagnostics, treatment planning, and healthcare management.
  • AI in Finance: Leveraging AI for fraud detection, risk management, and financial forecasting.
  • AI and Education: Enhancing learning experiences and administrative processes through AI.
  • AI in Manufacturing: Smart factories, predictive maintenance, and supply chain optimization.
  • Ethics and AI: Addressing ethical concerns, bias in AI, and the societal impact of AI technologies.
  • AI in Entertainment: AI-driven content creation, recommendation systems, and audience engagement.
  • Natural Language Processing: Advances in understanding and generating human language.
  • AI and Robotics: Integration of AI in robotics for automation and human-robot collaboration.
  • AI and Shariah/Law: Compatibility, Legal Requirements and Principles, Applicability, Challenges and Prospects of AI in Shariah/Law.
  • Threats, Opportunities and Challenges of AI in general.

Target Audience:

  • AI Researchers and Academicians
  • Industry Professionals and AI Practitioners
  • Government Officials and Policymakers
  • Students and Educators
  • Entrepreneurs and Innovators
  • Islamic Scholars
  • General Public with an interest in AI
Kardan University looks forward to welcoming you to an enriching and inspiring AI Conference that promises to shape the future of artificial intelligence. Language: The preferred language is English, except for papers on Shariah/Law, in which we will accept Dari/Pashto and English papers.
Mode of the Conference: The conference is physical; any request for an online presentation will be evaluated and decided by the management committee.


21 August, Wednesday 2024

VENUE: Taimani Campus, Conference Hall, Kardan University


Department of Research and Development(DRD), Kardan University
Parwane Du Square Kabul, Afghanistan
Email: Nationalconfonai@kardan.edu.af